Holdener leads Swiss 1-2 in combined at worlds; Vonn 5th

ST. MORITZ, Switzerland (AP) — On a bitter-sweet day for the home team at the world championships, Wendy Holdener led a 1-2 finish for Switzerland in the combined event and Lara Gut was airlifted from the course following a crash.

  • Written by GRAHAM DUNBAR , AP Sports Writer

Durant still loves Oklahoma City despite fans' frustrations

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — As much as it still hurts for so many Oklahomans to see Kevin Durant shine elsewhere, the Golden State star remains committed to the community he called home for nearly a decade. The place where he grew into the basketball player he is today, and the man he has become.

  • Written by JANIE McCAULEY , AP Sports Writer

Woods pulls out of next 2 tournaments with back issues

PEBBLE BEACH, Calif. (AP) — Tiger Woods pulled out of his next two tournaments because of ongoing back problems, a somber outlook for a 14-time major champion whose comeback barely lasted three tournaments before another setback.

  • Written by DOUG FERGUSON , AP Golf Writer

Ohio State holds off Rutgers rally to win 70-64 in Big 10

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — With the score tied against Rutgers with just over a minute to go on Wednesday night, Ohio State's Kam Williams grabbed a pass from Jae'Sean Tate in front of his team's bench and knocked down a 3-pointer, sprawling to the floor from the force of the effort.

  • Written by MITCH STACY , AP Sports Writer