The new Big 3 on a big roll going into Memorial

DUBLIN, Ohio (AP) — Jason Day tightened his grip on No. 1 in the world the last time he played, a wire-to-wire victory in The Players Championship against the best field in golf to claim his seventh big title in the last 10 months.

  • Written by DOUG FERGUSON, AP Golf Writer

OSU-Oklahoma game will kick off at 7:30 p.m.

COLUMBUS — The Ohio State football team’s anticipated early-season matchup against Oklahoma will kick off at 7:30 p.m. and be televised by Fox, the Big 12 Conference announced today.


IOC reviewing final preparations for Rio de Janeiro Games

LAUSANNE, Switzerland (AP) — IOC leaders are set to review the final stages of preparations for the Rio de Janeiro Olympics amid concerns over the Zika outbreak, delays in completing a key sports venue and challenges posed by Brazil's political and economic crisis.

  • Written by STEPHEN WILSON, AP Sports Writer