Nick Watney Wins The Barclays By 3 Strokes

Nick Watney pulled out a come-from-behind victory in the final round of The Barclays, winning by three strokes over Brandt Snedeker as Sergio Garcia fell to a tie for third place.

Watney came into the final round trailing Garcia, but was able to fight back and build a three-shot lead. As Watney stayed the course, Garcia fell behind with a final round 75. Snedeker shot a 70 in his final round to take sole possession of second at seven-under. Garcia tied with Dustin Johnson for third at six-under.

Tiger Woods and Phil Mickelson both finished 1-over and tied for 38th place. Woods's rounds got worse as the tourney went on, as he hit a 68, 69, 72 and 76 in his four rounds. Mickelson was up and down with a 68, 74, 67 and 76 over his tournament.

Garcia was denied his second straight tournament win, while Watney won his first tournament of the season.

Stay with this StoryStream for news and updates throughout the week at Bethpage. For all your golf news during the 2012 FedEx Cup, visit SB Nation's golf hub.

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