U.S. Open 2013: Friday afternoon groups sure to entertain

U.S. Open
Sergio Garcia blows on his putter after missing his par putt on the 18th hole during the first round of the 2013 U.S. Open at the Merion Golf Club East Course on Thursday, June 13, 2013. ( Yong Kim / Staff Photographer )

Obviously there is plenty going on, and Friday morning are getting treated to a double-dose of the featured group of Tiger Woods, Rory McIlroy, and Adam Scott, as they have finished their first round and are back out on the course for their second.

Starting at 3:30, there will be some real action unfolding at Merion. The best part is, you won't have to look all over to follow it.

Look at this lineup of groupings going out one after another this afternoon:

3:30 p.m. — Bubba Watson, Dustin Johnson, Nicolas Colsaerts.

3:41 p.m. — Phil Mickelson, Steve Stricker, Keegan Bradley.

3:52 p.m. — Matt Kuchar, Justin Rose, Brandt Snedeker.

4:03 p.m. — Louis Oosthuizen, Charl Schwartzel, Tim Clark.

4:14 p.m. — Sergio Garcia, Stewart Cink, Padraig Harrington.

You've got contenders, you've got storylines, and you've got the potential to see some incredible shots and top-shelf drama.

Stay tuned, because today is going to get interesting as players fight to avoid the cut.