McIlroy edges closer to Honda win

Updated: March 2, 2014


Rory McIlroy remains on course for a second Honda Classic title following a third round 1 under 65 to remain 2 shots clear.

McIlroy, the 2012 winner sits on 12 under and is gunner for a 7th PGA Tour title.

Russell Henley (68) is in second place at 10-under, Russell Knox (68) owns third at 9-under and Jhonattan Vegas (66) occupies fourth at 8-under 202.

Luke Donald (68), Keegan Bradley (66), Stuart Appleby (65) and Ryan Palmer (69) shared fifth place at 7-under.

Tiger Woods fired his best round of the season with a 5-under 65 to move into a group of seven players tied for 17th at 5-under-par 205. Also among that group is Hyundai Tournament of Champions winner Zach Johnson and 14-time winner on the European Tour Thomas Bjorn.