Choi, Brown tied for lead at Torrey Pines

Scott Brown watches his tee shot on the second hole during the third round of the Farmers Insurance Open golf tournament Saturday, Jan. 30, 2016, in San Diego. (AP Photo/Gregory Bull)
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SAN DIEGO (AP) K.J. Choi one-putted his last six holes Saturday to salvage an even-par 72 and a share of the lead with Scott Brown going into the final round of the Farmers Insurance Open.

Choi made three birdies and saved par three times down the stretch.

Brown was solid again on the South Course. He was the only player to reach 10 under until a bogey on the 15th and missed birdie chances over the last three holes. He still had a 70 and will have a shot to win and get to the Masters for the first time.

They were at 9-under 207, one shot ahead of Jimmy Walker (68) and Gary Woodland (73).

Dustin Johnson didn't make a birdie until the 13th hole and shot 74. He was three shots back.