Harman leads John Deere Classic, Scott Brown shoots 61

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(Credit: MGN Online)

July 12, 2014 SILVIS, Ill. (AP) -- Brian Harman had two eagles in a 6-under 65 on Saturday that gave him a one-stroke lead after three rounds of the John Deere Classic.

Harman's solid performance got him to 17-under 196 for the tournament at TPC Deere Run. Three-time winner Steve Stricker is alone in second, one stroke better than Scott Brown heading into the final round.

The North Augusta native, Brown, shot a 9-under 61 on Saturday to vault toward the top of the leaderboard.

Tim Clark, Jerry Kelly, William McGirt and 2012 champion Zach Johnson are three back at 14-under 199. Clark shot a 64 to move into contention.