That is how it was in the locker room, where the debates will rage on throughout most of the winter. Outside, around a wide, deep creek bed called the Canada del Oro, where the Tucson National course leaps and roams, it was a Tom Watson story from beginning to end.
Or as the most shameless and unbashful of radio announcers broadcast one morning, his voice reverberating through the press room: "Leader Tom Watson teed off this morning before large legions of links-laughing loyalists. And that's pro golf as I see it. H. G. Listiak for KOY Sports."
That's how everyone saw it, H.G.