Day takes a baby step with a big round at BMW Championship

LAKE FOREST, Ill. (AP) — Jason Day made his first hole-in-one in nine years, shot a 6-under 65 and goes into the weekend at the BMW Championship with a chance to end 16 months without a victory.

  • Written by By DOUG FERGUSON , AP Golf Writer

Dixon within striking distance of 5th IndyCar championship

SONOMA, Calif. (AP) — The IndyCar season title was by no stretch a lock for Josef Newgarden. But when he hit the exit wall to pit road at Watkins Glen, it blew the championship race wide open and put Newgarden in the worst possible position.

  • Written by By JENNA FRYER , AP Auto Racing Writer

No. 8 Ohio State tries to move on against improved Army

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio State players likely will be a little cranky when Army visits for the first time on Saturday afternoon. The No. 8 Buckeyes were smoked by Baker Mayfield and Oklahoma at Ohio Stadium last week and will be looking for an outlet for their frustration.

  • Written by By MITCH STACY , AP Sports Writer

University appeals order allowing Ohio man to play football

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio (AP) — An Ohio university on Friday appealed a judge's decision that would allow a man convicted of rape as a teen in a highly publicized case to be temporarily reinstated on the university football team.

  • Written by THE ASSOCIATED PRESS