Cochran leads by 2 in North Carolina

Updated: October 12, 2013

Cary, NC ( – Russ Cochran carded his second 6-under 66 in as
many days Saturday and moved two strokes clear of the field after two rounds
of the SAS Championship.

Cochran, the 2010 champion, finished 36 holes at 12-under-par 132. He will go
for his fifth Champions Tour title on Sunday.

Defending champion Bernhard Langer shot 67 for the second day in a row. He
climbed into a share of second place at minus-10. He was joined there by Kirk
Triplett and 2009 runner-up David Frost, who both posted 67s of their own.

Michael Allen is alone in fifth at 9-under 135 after carding a 68 in round
two. Olin Browne (66), 2011 winner Kenny Perry (68), 2004 winner Craig Stadler
(68) and Anders Forsbrand (67) are tied for sixth at minus-8 at Prestonwood
Country Club.