Scott is 11 under par at Royal Lytham & St. Annes in northwest England. The Australian is 2 under par through 14 holes today.
Woods, seeking his 15th major title and first in four years, is 1 under through 14 holes and 7 under for the championship.
Northern Ireland’s Graeme McDowell is in third place at 6- under, one shot better than second-round leader Brandt Snedeker of the U.S., who is 5 over par today.
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