Masters pairings 2010: Tiger Woods in prime spot for TV coverage

tiger-woods-elin-sam-getty.jpgThe 2010 Masters pairings have been announced and wouldn't you know it -- Tiger Woods will be playing his back nine holes during the live ESPN broadcast. Who would've thought?

ESPN begins broadcasting the Masters' Thursday, April 8 at 4 p.m. ET and Woods, having been placed in the second-to-last group, will tee off just before 2 p.m. ET. Since four hours is around average for a complete 18 holes at August, Woods will be entering the back nine holes right around the time the national ESPN coverage starts.