Field announced for third annual Legends of Golf

Officials today released the full player lineup for the Bass Pro Shops Legends of Golf at Big Cedar Lodge. The tournament, scheduled to take place April 20 – 24, includes true legends of the ame including Jack Nicklaus, Tom Watson, Gary Player, Lee Trevino and more. Several new participants will compete this year including Davis Love III and Curtis Strange. Fans can see the world-class players for as little as $20. The full player roster includes:
 
Legends Division

Butch Baird Al Geiberger Larry Nelson
John Bland David Graham Bobby Nichols
Jim Colbert Hubert Green Jack Nicklaus
Charles Coody Mike Hill Gary Player
Lou Graham Tony Jacklin J.C. Snead
Allen Doyle Tommy Jacobs Doug Tewell
Dave Eichelberger Graham Marsh Jim Thorpe
Bruce Fleisher Bob Murphy Lee Trevino

Champions Division

Michael Allen John Jacobs Don Pooley
Billy Andrade Peter Jacobsen Tom Purtzer
Tommy Armour III Lee Janzen Dana Quigley
Woody Austin Tom Jenkins Mike Reid
Jay Don Blake Tom Kite Loren Roberts
Mark Brooks Bernhard Langer Chi Chi Rodriguez
Olin Browne Tom Lehman Bill Rogers
Bart Bryant Wayne Levi Wes Short Jr.
Brad Bryant Davis Love III Scott Simpson
Mark Calcavecchia Steve Lowery Joey Sindelar
Roger Chapman Sandy Lyle Jeff Sluman
Esteban Toledo Jeff Maggert Jerry Smith*
John Cook Scott McCarron Craig Stadler
Ben Crenshaw Rocco Mediate Curtis Strange
Joe Durant Larry Mize Kevin Sutherland
Brad Faxon Colin Montgomerie Hal Sutton
Dan Forsman Gil Morgan Kirk Triplett
David Frost Andy North Bob Tway
Fred Funk Mark O’Meara Scott Verplank
Bob Gilder Jesper Parnevik Bobby Wadkins
Paul Goydos Jerry Pate Duffy Waldorf
Jay Haas Steve Pate Tom Watson
Morris Hatalsky Corey Pavin D.A. Weibring
Scott Hoch Tom Pernice Jr. Mark Wiebe
John Hutson Kenny Perry Fuzzy Zoeller
Hale Irwin    

 
In addition to the new prices, a number of special promotions and giveaways offer even more excitement for fans of all ages:
 
·         Hole-in-One Boat: Players and fans can both win a free boat throughout the tournament. Any player who hits a hole-in-one on the ninth hole at Top of the Rock wins a free SunTracker Party Barge 20 DLX or a Tracker Pro 175 fishing boat. The player will then draw a name from registered fans in attendance and announce a lucky fan that also wins a free boat.
·         Family Fun Day: Saturday, April 23, children 17 years of age and younger receive a complimentary ticket with a paid adult admission. Families can meet PGA TOUR professional Tom Lehman at completion of play and watch a demonstration from former long drive champion Dan Boever on Arnold Palmer’s Practice Facility at Top of the Rock. Families can also enjoy a free golf clinic, door prizes and surprise gifts (children also receive free ticket with paid adult admission at Buffalo Ridge Springs throughout the tournament).
 
Tickets on sale now
 
Tickets for this year’s Legends of Golf tournament are on sale now. Fans have more options than ever to purchase advance tickets:
·         Visit http://bassprolegends.com.  
·         Call toll-free at 1-888-347-4426
·         Visit the HyVee grocery store in Springfield, Missouri
§  Visit Bass Pro Shops flagship store in Springfield, Missouri
§  Visit Bass Pro Shops Outpost in Branson, Missouri
§  Visit Big Cedar Lodge's registration building
§  Stop at the gate at either golf course
§  Visit the Will Call center at College of the Ozarks Alumni Center in Point Lookout, Missouri (tickets only sold here April 18 – 23)