I’m certain it was a Money situation that pushed someone to make the decision to change the name of the Colonial Invitational Golf Tournament to the Dean & DeLuca Invitation. Now, Dean & DeLuca seems to not committing to being the sponsor any longer.
The LPGA Shootout seems to be on the way out. What will North Texas do if they lose the Colonial? Will the Byran Nelson be next?
Next to The Masters, the Colonial and Byran Nelson Classic are the top of the summit for business golf events. Now that these professional events are in jeopardy what will golf fans do?
Taking Colonial out of the Tournament Title was this first sign that this was never going to work.