Arnold Palmer Invitational 2016: Tee Times, TV Schedule, Prize Money

March 16, 2016

The Florida Swing winds down with one of the PGA Tour’s biggest non-major events. Returning two-time champion Matt Every will defend his title at the Arnold Palmer Invitational where last year his -19 score made him the first player since Payne Stewart in 1987 to fire four rounds in the 60s at Bay Hill. 

As he looks for the threepeat, Every will tee it up Thursday with a pair of top-25 players in the world in Rory McIlroy and Kevin Kisner.

When Every won in 2014, he benefitted from Adam Scott’s Sunday collapse. Scott will be grouped Thursday with Henrik Stenson, one of the players whom Every held off to get his 2015 win. Brandt Snedeker, already a winner on Tour this year at Torrey Pines rounds out a formidable group of contenders.

Other marquee groups include the trio of Graeme McDowell, Justin Rose and Matt Kuchar, as well as a group featuring Hideki Matsuyama, Jason Day and Zach Johnson.

What: Arnold Palmer Invitational

Where: Bay Hill Club & Lodge, Orlando, FL

When: Thursday-Sunday, Mar. 17-20

Purse: $6.3 million

Defending champion: Matt Every (-19)


Thursday: 2-6 p.m. ET (Golf Channel)

Friday: 2-6 p.m. ET (Golf Channel)

Saturday: 12:30-2:30 p.m. ET (Golf Channel), 2:30-6 p.m. (NBC)

Sunday: 12:30-2:30 p.m. ET (Golf Channel), 2:30-6 p.m. (NBC)

TEE TIMES (All Times ET)

7:35 a.m. – Spencer Levin, William McGift, Blayne Barber (1st tee)
7:35 a.m. – Aaron Baddeley, Charley Howell III, Dicky Pride (10th tee) 
7:47 a.m. – Ben Curtis, Zac Blair, Adam Hadwin (1st tee) 
7:47 a.m. – Martin Laird, Morgan Hoffman, Francesco Molinari (10th tee) 
7:59 a.m. – Ian Poulter, Marc Leishman, Brendan Steele (1st tee) 
7:59 a.m. – Roberto Castro, Jon Curran, Andy Sullivan (10th tee) 
8:11 a.m. – Danny Lee, James Hahn, Ben Martin (1st tee) 
8:11 a.m. – Adam Scott, Brandt Snedeker, Henrik Stenson (10th tee) 
8:23 a.m. – Smylie Kaufman, Troy Merritt, Chris Kirk (1st tee) 
8:23 a.m. – Graeme McDowell, Justin Rose, Matt Kuchar (10th tee) 
8:35 a.m. – Pete Malnati, David Lingmerth, Kevin Streelman (1st tee) 
8:35 a.m. – Ryan Moore, Angel Cabrera, Webb Simpson (10th tee) 
8:47 a.m. – Emiliano Grillo, Davis Love III, Vijay Sing (1st tee) 
8:47 a.m. – Matt Jones, Russell Henley, Stewart Cink (10th tee) 
8:59 a.m. – Freddie Jacobson, Trevor Immelman, Will Wilcox (1st tee) 
8:59 a.m. – Tim Herron, Kevin Chappell, Harold Varner III (10th tee) 
9:11 a.m. – Derek Fathauer, Si Woo Kim, Chris Wood (1st tee) 
9:11 a.m. – Boo Weekley, Brendon de Jonge, Jim Herman (10th tee) 
9:23 a.m. – Robert Gamez, Rob Oppenheim, David Hronek (1st tee) 
9:23 a.m. – Billy Hurley III, Ricardo Gouveia, Bryson DeChambeau (10th tee) 
12:20 p.m. – Jhonattan Vegas, Kyle Reifers, Tyrone Van Aswegen (1st tee) 
12:20 p.m. – Gary Woodland, George McNeill, Daniel Summerhays (10th tee) 
12:32 p.m. – Chez Reavie, Chad Campbell, Matthew Fitzpatrick (1st tee) 
12:32 p.m. – Cameron Tringale, Tony Finau, Brett Stegmaier (10th tee) 
12:44 p.m. – Jeff Overton, Patrick Rodgers, Mark Hubbard (1st tee) 
12:44 p.m. – Bryce Molder, Lucas Glover, Colt Knost (10th tee) 
12:56 p.m. – Hideki Matsuyama, Jason Day, Zach Johnson (1st tee) 
12:56 p.m. – Vaughn Taylor, Hunter Mahan, K.J. Choi (10th tee) 
1:08 p.m. – Kevin Kisner, Rory McIlroy, Matt Every (1st tee) 
1:08 p.m. – Keegan Bradley, Luke Donald, Retief Goosen (10th tee) 
1:20 p.m. – J.J. Henry, Camilo Villegas, Rory Sabbatini (1st tee) 
1:20 p.m. – Fabian Gomez, Brian Harman, Harris English (10th tee) 
1:32 p.m. – Billy Horschel, Ernie Els, Ryan Palmer (1st tee) 
1:32 p.m. – Robert Streb, Brendon Todd, Paul Casey (10th tee) 
1:44 p.m. – Jason Kokrak, Jamie Lovemark, Byeong-Hun An (1st tee) 
1:44 p.m. – Scott Brown, Hudson Swafford, Kiradech Aphibarnrat (10th tee) 
1:56 p.m. – Jonas Blixt, Sean O’Hair, Andrew Loupe (1st tee) 
1:56 p.m. – John Huh, David Hearn, Soren Kjeldsen (10th tee)
2:08 p.m. – Sam Saunders, Ryan Ruffels, Maverick McNealy (1st tee) 
2:08 p.m. – Bud Cauley, Sung Kang, Thomas Pieters (10th tee)