This Saturday morning, the third round of the 2023 RSM Classic will begin.
The third round of the 2023 RSM Classic will be played at the Sea Island Resort (Seaside Course) in St. Simons Island, Georgia.
Before I discuss my favorite 2023 RSM Classic third round matchups bets let's take a look at the current top five golfers in scoring average on the PGA Tour that are in this week's tournament field.
Top Five Golfers in Scoring Average
1. Russell Henley 69.18
2. Eric Cole 69.83
3. Denny McCarthy 69.89
4. Brian Harman 69.96
5. Corey Conners 70.14
Now that we have ascertained who the top five golfers are with regard to current overall scoring average are on the PGA Tour (in this week's field) let's shift our focus to my favorite third round matchup bets for the 2023 RSM Classic.
Ben Griffin -130 over Tyler Duncan
Ben Griffin has accumulated three top 23 finishes in his last six tournaments played on the PGA Tour, including an impressive second place result at the 2023 Sanderson Farms Championship last month.
It should also be noted that Ben Griffin finished 29th at the 2022 RSM Classic.
Sam Ryder -120 over Austin Eckroat
Sam Ryder has accumulated three top 28 finishes in his last five events played on the PGA Tour, including a tenth place result at last week's 2023 World Wide Technology Championship.
Eric Cole +102 over Ludvig Aberg
Eric Cole has accumulated three top four finishes in his last five tournaments played on the PGA Tour, including a second place result at the 2023 ZOZO Championship four weeks ago.