Height: 6'0" (1.83 m)
Weight: 180 (82 kg)
Age: 33 (April 12, 1989)
Birthplace: Macon, Georgia
Residence: Columbus, Georgia
Family: Wife, Teil; Robert Russell, Ruth Teil, Jane Edith
University of Georgia (2011, Consumer Economics)
Special Interests: Movies, music, all sports
Turned Professional: 2011
City plays from: Columbus, GA, United States
PGA TOURTournament winner (thru 2024-25)
PGA TOUR Victories (4):2013 (1) Sony Open in Hawaii. 2014 (1) The Honda Classic. 2017 (1) Shell Houston Open. 2023 (1) World Wide Technology Championship at Mayakoba.
Korn Ferry Tour Victories (3):2011 (1) Stadion Classic at UGA. 2012 (2) Chiquita Classic, Winn-Dixie Jacksonville Open Presented by Planters.
Career Low Round:61 - 2019 John Deere Classic (Round 4)
Career High FedExCup Rank:#1 : 2013 Sony Open in Hawaii
Career High Official World Golf Rank:#32 : 2023 The RSM Classic
Career Largest Paycheck:$1,476,000 : 2023 World Wide Technology Championship at Mayakoba (Finished 1)
2021-22 Season Highlights
Qualified for the FedExCup Playoffs for the 10th consecutive season and advanced to the BMW Championship for the third year in a row (seventh total), finishing No. 45 in the official FedExCup standings. Recorded four top-10s, highlighted by a runner-up at the Sony Open in Hawaii, and made 19 cuts in 22 starts.
PGA TOURHewlett Packard Enterprise Houston Open - Held a share of the lead after the first round of the Hewlett Packard Enterprise Houston Open before finishing T7. Marked the seventh 18-hole lead/co-lead of his PGA TOUR career. Sony Open in Hawaii - Held the outright lead after the second and third rounds of the Sony Open in Hawaii before falling in a playoff to Hideki Matsuyama. Marked his third career runner-up on TOUR and first since the 2019 John Deere Classic. With a 72-hole total of 257, became the first player in PGA TOUR history with multiple totals of 257 or better (first: 256, 2013 Sony Open in Hawaii) and the first to record a total of 257 or better and not win. Marked his fourth 54-hole lead/co-lead since the start of the 2020-21 season (0-for-4 in that stretch). THE PLAYERS Championship - Holed out from 240 yards for albatross at No. 11 during the final round of THE PLAYERS Championship (T13), recording the sixth at THE PLAYERS on record (1983-present) and third at No. 11. Marked the second albatross of the season on TOUR and first since Abraham Ancer at THE CJ CUP @ SUMMIT. Wyndham Championship - Finished T5 at the Wyndham Championship, his third consecutive top-10 at the event. Co-led the field in Driving Accuracy Percentage (75.00 percent) and Par-4 Scoring Average (3.81).
National Team Selections
|PGA TOUR (Playoff Record: 1 - 1)|
|Season||Events||Rounds||1st||2nd||3rd||Top 10||Top 25||Cuts Made||Cuts Missed||WD||FedExCup Rank||Earnings|
|(A) - Amateur|
|THE PLAYERS Championship||Masters Tournament||PGA Championship||U.S. Open||The Open Championship||WGC-HSBC Champions||WGC-Dell Technologies Match Play||WGC-FedEx St. Jude Inv||WGC-Workday Championship at The Concession|
|FedEx St. Jude Championship||Dell Technologies Championship||BMW Championship||TOUR Championship|
- Wife, Teil Duncan, is a well-known painter based out of Charleston, South Carolina.
- Is an avid guitar player himself and has played onstage with O.A.R. and Darius Rucker at PGA TOUR events.
- Superstitions include never talking about a score in an upcoming round.
- Bucket list includes skydiving, visiting Italy and winning the Masters.
- Established Kevin Brown Celebrity Classic Golf Tournament to benefit the Macon Rescue Mission and FCA which gives medical care to those in need in his hometown.