Prey Upon + Precursor Golem questions

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If you have [C]Precursor Golem[/C]  on the field and you target a golem with [C]Prey Upon[/C]  does Precursor Golem's ability trigger and create new copies of Prey Upon on the stack for each golem on the battlefield? I ask because Precursor Golem's text says "spell that targets a single Golem" and Prey Upon would target a Golem and another creature.
It does not get copied, for the reason you gave; Precursor Golem only copies things with exactly one target (and then only if that target is a Golem), Prey Upon has two targets, and 2 does not equal 1.
Jeff Heikkinen DCI Rules Advisor since Dec 25, 2011
It will not trigger.

Prey upon has two targets, so it can't be a "spell that targets only a single golem". Ie, precursor golem is checking that the spell has exactly one target and that that target is a golem; not that the spell has one or more targets and only one of them is a golem.

Rules:

114.8c An object that looks for a “[spell or ability] that targets only [something]” checks the number of different objects or players that became the target of that spell or ability when it was put on the stack (as modified by effects that changed those targets), not the number of those objects or players that are currently legal targets. If that number is one (even if the spell or ability targets that object or player multiple times), the current state of that spell or ability’s target is checked as described in rule 114.8b.

114.8b An object that looks for a “[spell or ability] that targets [something]” checks the current state of that spell or ability’s targets. If an object it targets is still in the zone it’s expected to be in or a player it targets is still in the game, that target’s current information is used, even if it’s not currently legal for that spell or ability. If an object it targets is no longer in the zone it’s expected to be in or a player it targets is no longer in the game, that target is ignored; its last known information is not used.

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