Hunter Mahan: Round Two Flash Interview

Friday, June 13, 2014

Q. This is probably the toughest way to miss a cut. Can you describe what happened?
HUNTER MAHAN: Not much to describe, I just hit the wrong ball. I looked at the ball. It looked -- I mean I don't know, it was one of those things I couldn't explain to you. Off the tee, it looked like that's where my ball should have been, and I couldn't explain to you how it ended up where it did. Just got to pay more attention.

Q. In a Major, you pay so much attention to detail, and you take every step, every blade of grass, everything carefully. As a person I'm sure who does that, how does something like this just affect your attitude?
HUNTER MAHAN: I don't know. It's one of those fluke things. I've played a lot of rounds of golf now and it's happened maybe one time before. It's a fluke thing. I couldn't tell you how or why it happened or -- it was crazy. It was just strange.

Q. How did the course treat you? What were the good sides, what were the bad sides?
HUNTER MAHAN: The course is in great shape. The USGA did a good job of setting it up right. It's right where it should be.
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