ST. LOUIS (AP) — Kansas-bred Gary Woodland is feeling right at home in enemy territory in Missouri. He delivers his best performance in a major Thursday at the PGA Championship with a 64 to lead Rickie Fowler by one shot. Tiger Woods was six behind.
ST. LOUIS (AP) — Tiger Woods was 3-over par after the first two holes at the PGA Championship. He changed shirts before the third hole and his game got better. Woods scratched back to shoot even-par 70 and end his day only five shots behind the morning’s leader, Rickie Fowler
ST. LOUIS (AP) — Had Rickie Fowler had his way, he would’ve worn the blue shirt he’d laid out for Thursday’s opening round of the PGA Championship. Instead, he wore bright yellow _ the color his buddy Jarrod Lyle liked to wear when he played. The Aussie golfer died Wednesday night after a long bout with leukemia. Tributes to him were everywhere at Bellerive, mainly in the form of yellow ribbons that many players pinned to their hats.
UNDATED (AP) — Kansas State has signed Bill Snyder to a new, more lucrative five-year contract that could keep the 78-year-old coach with the Wildcats through the 2022 season. The new deal increases his salary to $3.45 million this season with increases of $300,000 each of the next two, and includes a clause allowing for salary renegotiation after the 2020 season.
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Patrick Mahomes finished 5 of 7 for 33 yards on two drives in the Kansas City Chiefs’ 17-10 loss to the Houston Texans in the preseason opener for both teams. Houston’s Deshaun Watson, who’s coming back from a torn ACL, was used sparingly. He threw only one pass _ a 4-yard completion to wide receiver Bruce Ellington _ during a five-play drive to midfield that featured four handoffs to running back Lamar Miller.
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Lincoln police have arrested a 17-year-old girl who had a pair of shoes believed to have been stolen from the unoccupied home of Nebraska football coach Scott Frost. Police say investigators are searching for others who might have been involved. Several pairs of athletic shoes, football helmets and artwork are still missing.
LAWRENCE, Kan. (AP) — University of Kansas officials say freshman offensive lineman Jacobi Lott is in stable condition after suffering an injury during football practice. Lott, a nephew of Hall of Fame defensive back Ronnie Lott, was injured Wednesday. The school has not released information on the nature of his injury. An ambulance was called to the practice fields and Lott was taken to a hospital after being stabilized.
UNDATED (AP) — The first two picks in this year’s NFL draft looked pretty good in their professional debuts at the Meadowlands. First overall choice Baker Mayfield was 11 of 20 for 212 yards and two touchdowns to help the Cleveland Browns beat the New York Giants, 20-10. Giants running back and second overall pick Saquon Barkley ran for 43 yards on just five carries, including a 39-yard run down the sideline in front of the Giants’ bench on the opening play from scrimmage.
UNDATED (AP) — Player demonstrations took place during the national anthem at several NFL preseason games Thursday night. Philadelphia Eagles safety Malcolm Jenkins and cornerback De’Vante Bausby raised their fists during the anthem. Kenny Stills and two other Miami Dolphins protested during the Star Spangled Banner, and three Seattle Seahawks players ran into the tunnel leading to the team’s locker room prior to the anthem.
NEW YORK (AP) — Police say a Wake Forest assistant basketball coach threw a punch that killed a New York City tourist who knocked on his car window thinking it was his Uber ride. Police say Jamill Jones confronted Sandor Szabo on a Queens street early Sunday morning and landed a punch that caused Szabo to fall and hit his head on a sidewalk. The 35-year-old Jones was arrested yesterday and charged with assault before pleading not guilty.
UNDATED (AP) — Nashville Predators general manager David Poile (poyl) headlines the class of the U.S. Hockey Hall of Fame. Poile has run an NHL team the past 36 seasons, including 15 with the Washington Capitals and 21 with the Predators. Former University of Michigan coach Red Berenson, star forward Natalie Darwitz, retired NHL referee Paul Stewart, and the late Leland “Hago” Harrington will be inducted on Dec. 12 at a ceremony in Nashville, Tennessee.
Final Cleveland 5 Minnesota 4
Final N-Y Yankees 7 Texas 3
Final Toronto 8 Boston 5
Final Tampa Bay 5 Baltimore 4
Final Seattle 8 Houston 6
Final Washington 6 Atlanta 3
Final San Diego 8 Milwaukee 4
Final L-A Dodgers 8 Colorado 5
Final Pittsburgh 10 San Francisco 5