The 2012 Frys.com Open is set to tee off on Thursday from CordeValle Golf Club in San Martin, Calif. Ernie Els, who enters the tournament with a No. 22 world ranking, is the highest-ranked participant.
Els will start at 10:40 a.m. ET from Tee No. 10. He'll be paired up with Ben Curtis and Trevor Immelman. Tee No. 10 features some other big names as well, as U.S. Ryder Cup team captain Davis Love III is set to tee off at 10:50 a.m. with Vijay Singh and Camilo Villegas.
The total purse for the tournament is $5 million, $900,000 of which will be awarded to the winner. Bryce Molder of the United States was last year's winner, finishing at 17-under. Molder will be on the course again this year, teeing off at 3:30 p.m. on Thursday with Jerry Kelly and Justin Leonard.
TV coverage of the 2012 Frys.com Open will begin at 1 p.m. ET on Thursday on the Golf Channel.