Scott wins by one

After struggling to start the 2010 PGA Tour, Adam Scott broke through on Sunday, winning the 2010 Valero Texas Open by one shot over Fredrik Jacobson.

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According to oddsmakers from online sports book SPORTSBETTING.com, Scott had 20/1 odds to win the event, meaning a $100 bet on Scott will pay out $2,000.

Scott survived the 36-hole final day of play on Sunday, shooting 11-under for the final 36 holes to finished at -14 for the tournament. Scott looked to be running away with the tournament as he was 15-under with six holes remaining in his final round, but he finished with five-straight pars before bogeying the 72nd hole.

Jacobson also had a solid day, shooting 9-under over the final two rounds. Jacobson birdied the final five holes of his third round but had a quiet fourth round, scoring just two birdies with 16 pars.

Pre-event favorite, Ernie Els, finished tied for third with Aaron Baddeley and Jimmy Walker at -12 for the tournament. Els had a solid Sunday, shooting 7-under for the 36-hole stretch.

Tim Petrovic and Garth Mulroy each finished tied for sixth at -11 for the tournament.
2010 Valero Texas Open Top 10 Results
1 Adam Scott -14 (274)

2 Fredrik Jacobson -13 (275)

T3 Aaron Baddeley -12 (276)

T3 Ernie Els -12 (276)

T3 Jimmy Walker -12 (276)

T6 Tim Petrovic -11 (277)

T6 Garth Mulroy -11 (277)

8 Steve Flesch -10 (278)

T9 Tom Gillis -9 (279)

T9 Spencer Levin -9 (279)

T9 James Driscoll -9 (279)

T9 Ryan Palmer -9 (279)
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Posted: 5/16/10 8:15PM ET

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