Cochran leads by 2 in North Carolina

The Sports NetworkOctober 11, 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.


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