Some might think that coming out of nowhere for one's first PGA Tour victory, as Derek Ernst did, ought to earn the golfer a spot in the Power Rankings.
Unfortunately, it doesn't.
In the Official World Golf Ranking, Ernst jumped from 1,207 to 123 with his win. With his performance at the Wells Fargo Championship, he has now gained more OWGR points in 2013 than Rory McIlroy, Luke Donald, Ian Poulter, Jason Dufner and Bubba Watson.
That fact is an indication of which direction the aforementioned are heading in this edition of the PGA Tour Power Rankings. Read on to find out who's moving up.