PGA Splits Advanced Data Picks and Analysis: CJ Cup

The second half of the mini-Las Vegas swing moves across town to the exclusive Summit Club for the 78-player, no-cut CJ Cup. At 7,431 yards in length, this Par 72 Tom Fazio-designed layout is a desert parkland-style course that plays shorter due to being at around 2300 feet elevation. Typical of Fazio courses, it has large and undulating bentgrass greens that are surrounded by deep bunkers. The rough is a little longer here than at recent other courses at 3” and has been overseeded with ryegrass.

Everyone already had an idea that this course would present another “birdie-fest” similar to Caves Valley from a couple of months ago. That notion has only been confirmed by player interviews held this week in which Collin Morikawa and Justin Thomas both predicted scores in the 20-under range. Speaking of Morikawa, there are two narratives (along with my model) that are guiding my player selection process this week.

Want to read more? Sign up for Premium!

About the Author

  • Ron Klos (PGASplits101)

  • Ron Klos, also known as PGA Splits 101, joined up with the RotoGrinders PGA team in the summer of 2021. He specializes in golf data as it relates to both DFS and betting.


  • X Unread Thread
  • X Thread with New Replies*
  • *Jumps to your first unread reply

New to DFS?

Be sure to click through our links and use our exclusive promo codes to receive the industry's best sign-up bonuses, including free access to our premium content. is the home of the daily fantasy sports community. Our content, rankings, member blogs, promotions and forum discussion all cater to the players that like to create a new fantasy team every day of the week.

If you or someone you know has a gambling problem, crisis counseling and referral services can be accessed by calling 1-800-GAMBLER (1-800-426-2537) (IL). Gambling problem? Call 1-800-GAMBLER (NJ/WV/PA/MI), 1-800-9-WITH-IT (IN), 1-800-522-4700 (CO), 1-800-BETS OFF (IA), 1-888-532-3500 (VA) or call/text TN REDLINE 1-800-889-9789 (TN).