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Patton Kizzire, a former golfer at Auburn University, watches his shot from hole nine during round one of the Barbasol Championship at Grand National in Opelika, Alabama on Thursday, July 16, 2015. 

Patton Kizzire, a former golfer at Auburn University, watches his shot from hole nine during round one of the Barbasol Championship at Grand National in Opelika, Alabama on Thursday, July 16, 2015. 

11/16/2017, 1:09pm

Auburn alum Patton Kizzire earns first PGA Tour win

When the final putt dropped on Sunday, Patton Kizzire picked his ball out of the hole, gave a subtle fist pump, and looked up in amazement to acknowledge the crowd that had cheered him on as he finally realized his dream of winning on the PGA Tour.