The Irishman began the occasion with a spectacular preliminary 64, regardless of needing to go back to the course early on Friday early morning to finish that eight-under par round.
He had simply 10 minutes to reverse and start round 2, where there were less fireworks however still an acceptable one-under par round of 71.
That suggests Dunne enters into the weekend simply 2 shots off American Beau Hussler, who blazes a trail on 11-under par at the midway phase.
It ‘d be good to have a possibility to win on Sunday.
Rickie Fowler is among a group of 4 gamers sharing 2nd area, having actually discarded his tee-shot on the 18th hole in the water in round 2 prior to carding a bogey 5.
Dunne, who won his first European Tour title at British Masters in October, mores than happy with his video game and, in specific, his driving up until now in Houston.
“I’ve been driving the ball well and, for me, when I can get the ball in the fairway with the motorist the remainder of the video game comes simpler than that part of it. The video game seems like it’s in good condition, I seem like I’ll offer myself a great deal of opportunities out there and ideally develop on that great start,” he informed Sky Sports.
“It ‘d be good to have a possibility to win on Sunday. Ideally I can play well (Saturday) and put myself in a position where the adrenaline is streaming on Sunday,” he included.