Q. Scott, can you talk for Scott Hoch, and how good a partner he is, and what he's like to play with.
SCOTT VERPLANK: He's an excellent partner. Like I said, he and I have played very well together. We just -- I think we probably would have won any other match we would have played, just the score we shot, shooting -- either 3- or 4-under par. That is probably going to win most matches in alternate shot. We just didn't hit it in the rough much. I think we each hit it in the rough once off the tee. Yeah, he's a solid, solid partner. He hit a lot of nice iron shots and a lot of good tee shots. And we just -- we partner up very well. Actually he and I thought we might be playing together a little more than just once, but like I said, there's another guy that's making those decisions.
Q. What about as a person?
SCOTT VERPLANK: He's great. The guy is extremely smart. He's a hell of a golfer. And I enjoy playing with him. Listen, he's the kind of guy that -- he's the kind of guy you want on your team, because I guess to some other people he can irritate them. You want that guy on your side, where you don't get irritated. So I've never had that experience with him. He's always been nothing but a real gentleman to me.
Q. Scott, a lot of the British crowd were applauding your gesture on the 18th, after Monty had hit that putt you went over and tapped him on the shoulder to say "well done." You did it. In the heat of the battle it's good that -- do you feel it's good that you can still do that sort of thing?
SCOTT VERPLANK: Yeah. As big as this deal is, it's a golf tournament. And in light of why it's postponed a year, it's just a golf tournament. I'm friends with pretty much all the guys or most of the guys on the European team and I enjoy playing with them. We had a great match today. I'm sorely disappointed that I lost a point for our team, but Colin won it by making a great putt on 17 and hitting a beautiful putt on 18. That's not that easy of a putt to hit up there a gimmee. So, listen, if you like playing and you like golf, then it's hard not to appreciate really good shots and good putts like that. I'm just kind of hoping maybe I'll get another shot.
Q. Scott, talk about the support out there for Colin; obviously he's had some of the opposite treatment on your side of the pond. Does he carry himself differently; did you see something different out there today?
SCOTT VERPLANK: He was enjoying himself. I think we all were. Obviously he's somewhat more comfortable here. I mean the guy just putted lights out all day. So really the difference in the match was he and Bernhard both made these 8- to 10- to 15-footers when they had to have them. And they both made them. But, yeah, they were very relaxed. Bernhard is kind of the same all the time. Very nice guy. Never says much. Doesn't change expression much. But Colin is -- was definitely in a better mood, seemed to be in a better mood today than -- and listen, in all honesty, I don't blame him. If people were riding me or if people were saying stuff to you, he's got every right to be disappointed in those kind of -- that kind of crowd behavior.
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