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Matt Kuchar withdraws from PGA Championship at Valhalla

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Matt Kuchar dropped out of this year's last major golf tournament because of back spasms. (Source: pgatour/Twitter) Matt Kuchar dropped out of this year's last major golf tournament because of back spasms. (Source: pgatour/Twitter)

 LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) - Matt Kuchar has withdrawn from the 2014 PGA Championship, WAVE 3 News has learned.

According to the PGA, Kuchar withdrew because of back spasms.

[SLIDESHOW: Kent Taylor's photos from Valhalla]

John Huh took his spot in the group that teed off at Valhalla at 9:05 a.m. on No. 10.

Thursday's first round shouldn't see any weather issues, but WAVE 3 News Storm Tracking Team meteorologist Christie Dutton says Friday could be a different story.

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