Im shot a 6-under 64 on Friday, and Mitchell had a 66. They were at 6-under 134 through two rounds, a shot ahead of Lucas Glover.
Glover had a 69.
Brooks Koepka was in a group at 4 under, and 42 players werewithin five shots of the lead. First-round leader Jhonattan Vegas reached 7 under briefly, then finished in a group tied for 13th at 3 under after shooting a 73.
Defending champion Justin Thomas was dealing with some arm issues Friday. He battled his way to a 74, putting him right on the 36-hole cut line at 2 over. In all, 83 players made the cut for Saturday, which means a second cut will happen before Sunday’s final round.
By TIM REYNOLDS ,Associated Press