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Brendan Steele takes 3-lead in Texas Open

  • Brendan Steele watches his drive on the 15th tee during the second round of the Texas Open golf tournament, Friday, April 22, 2016, in San Antonio. (AP Photo/Eric Gay)

    Brendan Steele watches his drive on the 15th tee during the second round of the Texas Open golf tournament, Friday, April 22, 2016, in San Antonio. (AP Photo/Eric Gay)  (The Associated Press)

  • Brendan Steele signals that his drive on the went left on the 15th hole during the second round of the Texas Open golf tournament, Friday, April 22, 2016, in San Antonio. (AP Photo/Eric Gay)

    Brendan Steele signals that his drive on the went left on the 15th hole during the second round of the Texas Open golf tournament, Friday, April 22, 2016, in San Antonio. (AP Photo/Eric Gay)  (The Associated Press)

  • Brendan Steele waves to the gallery after making a birdie putt on the second hole during the second round to the Texas Open golf tournament, Friday, April 22, 2016, in San Antonio. (AP Photo/Eric Gay)

    Brendan Steele waves to the gallery after making a birdie putt on the second hole during the second round to the Texas Open golf tournament, Friday, April 22, 2016, in San Antonio. (AP Photo/Eric Gay)  (The Associated Press)

Brendan Steele completed an 8-under 64 in the morning and shot a 70 in the second round Friday to take a three-stroke lead in the Texas Open.

The winner five years ago at TPC San Antonio for his lone tour title, Steele had a 10-under 134 total. Play was suspended because of darkness with 13 players left on the course.

Scott Langley, Stuart Appleby and Charley Hoffman were tied for second. Langley shot a 68,

Applebyhad a 70, and Hoffmana 71. Patrick Reed was in the group at 6 under after a 73.

Defending champion Jimmy Walker missed the cut with rounds of 75 and 77. Phil Mickelson also dropped out, shooting 77-71.