Holtmann contract offers bonuses for winning, good grades

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — New Ohio State basketball coach Chris Holtmann's $3 million annual contract includes incentives for making the NCAA Tournament and ensuring his players get good grades.


Mickelson withdraws from US Open

ERIN, Wis. (AP) — Phil Mickelson withdrew from the U.S. Open a little more than an hour after the sun climbed over Erin Hills, realizing there was no chance to get from his daughter's high school graduation in California and make his Thursday afternoon tee time.

  • Written by By DOUG FERGUSON , AP Golf Writer

Passing grade: Browns rookie QB Kizer making progress

BEREA, Ohio (AP) — His head is swimming with new terms, plays and formations. He's got endless film to watch, notes to take and there's a playbook nearly as thick as any finance text he carried around at Notre Dame.


  • Written by By TOM WITHERS , AP Sports Writer