Jim Knous

Jim Knous

(kuh-NOUSE)

Height: 6'1" (1.85 m)
Weight: 180 (81 kg)
Age: 30
Birthplace: Basalt, Colorado
Residence: Littleton, Colorado
Family: Wife, Heidi Rose; Brady

Education: Colorado School of Mines (Civil Engineering, 2012)
Turned Professional: 2012
City plays from: Littleton, CO, United States


Exempt Status


PGA TOURKorn Ferry Tour Medical

Korn Ferry TourPrior Year 151-200 FedExCup Points (thru 2020)

Career Victories


None.

Player Statistics


Career Low Round:

66 - 2019 Sony Open in Hawaii (Round 1)

Career High FedExCup Rank:

#10 : 2019 Safeway Open

Career High Official World Golf Rank:

#414 : 2019 Wells Fargo Championship

Career Largest Paycheck:

$153,600 : 2019 Safeway Open (Finished 10)

Career Records


PGA TOUR (Playoff Record: 0 - 0)
Season Events Rounds 1st 2nd 3rd Top 10 Top 25 Cuts Made Cuts Missed WD FedExCup Rank Earnings
Total: 21 61 1 4 11 10 $515,456
2021 1 2 1
2019 18 53 1 4 10 8 166 $490,976
2018 1 4 1 $24,480
2017 1 2 1
(A) - Amateur

Personal


  • Grew up in Basalt, Colorado, a town in the heart of the Rocky Mountains. Attended the Colorado School of Mines where he graduated with a degree in Civil Engineering.
  • Due to the pronunciation of his name, has been dubbed as "Hard K."
  • Enjoys hiking, exercising and cooking.
  • Claims hidden talents are cooking, Sudoku, and ping pong.
  • Pulls for all of the Denver-area professional sports teams including the Broncos, Nuggets and Rockies.
  • Speaks Spanish.
  • Favorite player growing up was Ernie Els. Recalls meeting Jack Nicklaus as a kid in a cafe in his hometown of Basalt.
  • Played on his high school basketball team for three seasons.