John Daly finishes 32nd in Nationwide Tour event in Knoxville

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - Three-time PGA Tour winner Kirk Triplett

won the News Sentinel Open on Sunday to become the oldest winner in

Nationwide Tour history at 49 years, 4 months, 29 days, closing

with his second straight 4-under 68 for a one-stroke victory over

Marco Dawson.

Triplett finished at 21 under on the Fox Den course and earned

$90,000 to jump from 119th to 33rd on the money list with $110,523.

The final top 25 will earn 2012 PGA Tour cards.

The 48-year-old Dawson also finished with a 68.

Ted Potter Jr. (69) and John Mallinger (70) tied for third at 18


John Daly, playing on a sponsor exemption, had a 68 to tie for

32nd at 11 under.