Matt Kuchar remains in control following his four-under-par 66 at Wai'alae Country Club in Honolulu.
Adam Svensson carded a nine-under-par 61 to top the leaderboard on Thursday, while Jordan Spieth endured a difficult round.
Xander Schauffele produced a stunning final round to win the Tournament of Champions.
Former world number one Rory McIlroy reflected on his second-round 68 in Hawaii on Friday – enough to earn a share of second position.
Gary Woodland embraced the conditions in Maui County, Hawaii following a six-under-par 67 in round two on Friday.
American golfer Kevin Tway carded a seven-under-par 66 to set the pace at the season-opening event in Maui, Hawaii on Thursday.
Brooks Koepka dethroned Dustin Johnson atop the world rankings after winning in South Korea on Sunday.
Bidding to become world number one, Brooks Koepka holds a four-shot lead at the The CJ Cup at Nine Bridges.
Chez Reavie holds a slender advantage at Nine Bridges after starting the CJ Cup with a four-under 68.
Australian Marc Leishman secured a fourth PGA Tour title with his win at the CIMB Classic.