OAKMONT, Pa. -- Dustin Johnson has yet to hit a shot Saturday, but he emerged as the second-round leader of the 116th U.S. Open as the weather-delayed tournament was preparing for the third round.
Johnson, 31, a nine-time winner on the PGA Tour but without a major championship, made it to the clubhouse Friday night after a second-round 69 tied him with PGA Tour rookie Andrew Landry at 4 under par.
Landry, who led after a first-round 66, still had his entire second round to play Saturday and got off to a rough start with a front-side 39 that dropped him out of the lead. But he rallied with a back-nine 32 and finished at 137, 3 under par and a shot behind Johnson.
France's Gregory Bourdy briefly moved into the lead and was in position to shoot the low round of the week after a birdie at the 14th hole got him to 5 under par for his round. But he bogeyed the 16th and double-bogeyed the 18th to drop two strokes back and into a third-place tie with Sergio Garcia, Scott Piercy and Shane Lowry.
Jordan Spieth shot 72 to finish at 4 over, which puts him 8 back of the leader.
The third round began late Saturday afternoon in threesomes off the first and 10th tees, with the leaders having to complete it Sunday morning before the start of the final round.
Johnson has now been in the top 6 in each of the past nine U.S. Open rounds played. Last year he finished runner-up to Spieth when he three-putted the final green at Chambers Bay for par; he had a 12-foot eagle putt to win the tournament.
Landry, 28, was the unlikely first-round leader, a sectional qualifier who is in his first year on the PGA Tour but without a top 30 finish. He completed his first round with a birdie putt on the 18th hole on Friday morning, then got the rest of the day off before resuming the tournament on Saturday morning.
"I feel very comfortable," Landry said. "I feel like this golf course suits me very well. I can just get out there and play my game. I'm not the player who is going to go out and shoot 28 under par. I've never been that guy."
Bourdy, 34, is ranked 126th in the world and has never finished better than 39th in a major championship. He has four European Tour titles and qualified for the U.S. Open via a 36-hole qualifier in England. The 67 was just his second round in the 60s at any major championship.
"It was a beautiful golf, and I knew at the beginning of this week I could do something well," Bourdy said. "I feel very good in my game the last few weeks, and I really love the difficulty of this course."
No. 1-ranked Jason Day is well off the pace after shooting 69 to finish at 5 over, nine strokes back.