Event: RBC Heritage
Site: Hilton Head, S.C.
Course: Harbour Town Golf Links (7,101 yards, par 71).
Purse: $5.7 million. Winner's share: $1,026,000.
TV: Golf Channel (Thursday-Friday, 3-6 p.m., 8:30-11:30 p.m.; Sat.-Sun., 1-2:30 p.m., 9:30-11:30 p.m.) and Ch. 4 (Saturday-Sunday, 3-6 p.m.).
Last year: Brandt Snedeker closed with a 64 to overcome a six-stroke deficit, then beat Luke Donald with a par on the third extra hole.
Last week: Bubba Watson won the Masters for his first major title, beating Louis Oosthuizen with a par on the second hole of a playoff. Watson hooked a gap wedge off pine needles from 155 yards to about 10 feet to set up his winning two-putt par.
Chip shots: Snedeker won a playoff at Torrey Pines in January for his third PGA Tour title. The top-ranked Donald is coming off a 32nd-place tie in the Masters. Jim Furyk won the 2010 event on the first playoff hole after Brian Davis called a two-stroke penalty on himself for moving a loose impediment in a hazard during his backswing. In 2009, Brian Gay finished with a 64 for a tournament-record 10-stroke victory. Gay also broke the event scoring record, finishing at 20-under 264. Boo Weekley won in 2007 and 2008. Five-time champion Davis Love III is making his 27th straight appearance in the event. The U.S. Ryder Cup captain last won at Hilton Head in 2003, beating Woody Austin in a playoff. The Texas Open is next week at TPC San Antonio, followed by the Zurich Classic of New Orleans.
Event: Encompass Insurance Pro-Am
Site: Lutz, Fla.
Course: TPC Tampa Bay (6,828 yards, par 71).
Purse: $1.6 million. Winner's share: $240,000.
Television: Golf Channel (Friday, 12:30-2:30 p.m.; Saturday, 12:30-2:30 a.m., 6:30-9:30 p.m.; Sunday, midnight-2 a.m., 7-9:30 p.m.; Monday, 12:30-2:30 a.m.).
Last year: John Cook won the second of his three 2011 titles, rebounding from a double bogey on the final hole of regulation to beat Jay Don Blake with a birdie on the first playoff hole.
Last event: Fred Couples won the Mississippi Gulf Resort Classic March 25, with a birdie on the final hole for a one-stroke victory over Michael Allen.
Notes: Bernhard Langer won the 2010 tournament. He missed the event last year because of a left thumb injury. Kirk Triplett is making his first Champions Tour start. The three-time PGA Tour winner turned 50 on March 29. The Legends of Golf is next week in Savannah, Ga.
Next event: LPGA Lotte Championship, April 18-21, Ko Olina Golf Club, Kapolei, Hawaii.
>Area holes in one
*Camille Dalla Torre, on the 106-yard 12th hole Harvest Hill, with a pitching wedge.
*Charles O'Connor, on the 128-yard 13th hole at Grover Cleveland, with a 9-iron.