Winner of eleven PGA Tours; also finished in the top five of Major tournaments five different times.
He started golf in high school, winning the state high school championship as a senior.
He was the Tour's leading money winner in 1969, with combined earnings of $175,223.
He was induced into both the University of Florida Athletic Hall of Fame and the Kentucky Athletic Hall of Fame.
He won the 1967 Tournament of Champions with a one-stroke lead over Arnold Palmer.