John Deere Classic 2012: Troy Matteson Still Holds Narrow Lead

Despite a number of players posting low scores, Troy Matteson remains in the lead at the 2012 John Deere Classic as the third round begins to wrap up. Matteson is currently 17-under for the tournament including 4-under through 13 holes on Saturday.

He has a two-stroke lead over Brian Harman who is 15-under for the tournament and 3-under through 13 holes in the third round. Zach Johnson moved into a tie for third place with a 5-under 66 on Saturday. Johnson is tied at 14-under with Steve Stricker. Stricker is 4-under through 15 holes on Saturday as he attempts to win his fourth straight John Deere Classic.

Billy Hurley III and Jamie Lovemark turned in the lowest rounds of the day, each shooting a 7-under 64. Hurley is tied for fifth place at 13-under while Lovemark is now in a tie for seventh at 12-under.

For a complete live leaderboard from the John Deere, visit Golf.com.

For more on the John Deere Classic, stick with this StoryStream. For all your golf news as the season's third major approaches, visit SB Nation's golf hub.

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