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Garcia, Johnson in early Nelson hunt

Paired together, friends take different paths to join crowd 2 shots back of leader

Updated: May 27, 2011, 3:30 AM ET
By Richard Durrett | ESPNDallas.com

IRVING, Texas -- Paired together in one of the HP Byron Nelson Championship's featured first-round groups, friends Sergio Garcia and Dustin Johnson took divergent paths to their position on the leaderboard, 2 shots back of leader Jeff Overton.

The two started in dramatically different ways.

Garcia, after his tee shot on his first hole, No. 10, missed the fairway, caught a good lie and took advantage.

"I thought if I hit a good shot with a sand wedge, I could start with ...

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