Rickie Fowler hits golf balls over buildings in downtown Dallas

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Rickie Fowler and Colt Knost took to the streets of Dallas on Monday night to smack a few golf balls around before the Crowne Plaza Invitational.

The event was for Red Bull and the schtick was that both would hit to a Texas-shaped green with a shot that either had to go over a six-story building or cut left-to-right to reach the green.

Fowler, as you can see, ended up closest to the pin at 30 inches.

I bet he wishes that jacket was green instead of red.

In addition to this bit of fun on Monday, Fowler shared something on a more serious note Wednesday about helping the tornado victims of Moore, Okla.

"The big announcement I get to make is that I'm going to be matching the first $100,000 brought in by spectators [at the Crowne Plaza invitational].

Fowler, who played collegiately at Oklahoma State, said Oklahoma is a "part of who I am" and spoke candidly about how grateful he was to be able to help.

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Kyle Porter began his sports writing career with CBS Sports in 2012. He covers golf, writes poetry about Rory McIlroy's swing, stays ready on Tiger watch and loves the Masters more than anyone you know.... Full Bio

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