Tuesday two council members asked that the city of Fresno pitch in $1.2 million to sponsor it.
The city council says 90 golfers have committed to coming to town for the tournament in October.
Monday night the City of Clovis pledged $24,000 for the tournament.
Council member Larry Westerlund says Fresno could see a $30 million economic impact from the event, a return That would far outweigh the investment.
The council admitted it's been hard to find sponsors since plans for the original location at Running Horse Golf Course began falling apart.
Council members are asking for a special meeting to address the $1.2 million pledge.
A golf hole, humanly speaking, is like life, in as much as one cannot judge justly of any person’s character the first time one meets him. Sometimes it takes years to discover and appreciate hidden qualities which only time discloses, and he usually discloses them on the links.