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University wrestlers suspected of criminal sexual conduct

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Nationally-ranked University of Minnesota heavyweight wrestler Gable Steveson and a teammate have been arrested on suspicion of criminal sexual conduct. KARE-TV reports that an Athletics Department statement to the station confirmed the two men arrested were on the wrestling team. They have not been charged. KSTP-TV reports that jail records show Steveson…

Woodland denies history with US Open title at Pebble Beach

PEBBLE BEACH, Calif. (AP) — Gary Woodland denied Brooks Koepka's bold bid at history and made U.S. Open memories of his own Sunday with two clutch shots, a birdie putt on the final hole and that silver trophy in his hands at Pebble Beach. Yeah, he's got this. Koepka, trying to match a 114-year-old record…

Dodgers edge Cubs 3-2 with late-game heroics

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Russell Martin singled in the go-ahead run in the eighth inning, Alex Verdugo made a game-saving catch for the game's final out and the Los Angeles Dodgers rallied to beat the Chicago Cubs 3-2 Sunday night. Cody Bellinger hit his 23rd homer in front of his parents on Father's Day. Martin…

Koepka makes US Open history, but no 3 in a row

PEBBLE BEACH, Calif. (AP) — Brooks Koepka brought his 'A' game to Pebble Beach on Sunday, hoping it would be good enough to make history. He did. But even his 'A' game wasn't enough to slow down the magic show Gary Woodland was putting on behind him. Koepka's round of 3-under 68 left him three…

Justin Rose fizzles in final round at US Open

PEBBLE BEACH, Calif. (AP) — Justin Rose's final round at the U.S. Open got off a perfect start with a birdie on the first hole that moved him into a tie for the lead. Little else went right for Rose on Sunday as he posted four bogeys in an eight-hole stretch at Pebble Beach that…

Gary Woodland wins US Open at Pebble Beach

PEBBLE BEACH, Calif. (AP) — Gary Woodland denied Brooks Koepka's bold bid at history with two clutch shots and made U.S. Open memories of his own, starting with that silver trophy in his hands at Pebble Beach. Woodland finished in style Sunday. He holed a 30-foot birdie putt for a 2-under 69, giving him the…

US Open at a glance

PEBBLE BEACH, Calif. (AP) — WINNER: Gary Woodland shot a 2-under 69 to win his first career major with a final score of 13-under 271, the lowest in six U.S. Opens played at Pebble Beach. JUST BEHIND: Brooks Koepka's quest for a record-tying third straight U.S. Open title came up a little short. He shot…

Viktor Hovland tops Jack Nicklaus' amateur record at US Open

PEBBLE BEACH, Calif. (AP) — Viktor Hovland ended his amateur career in style. Hovland shot a 4-under 67 in the final round of the U.S. Open at Pebble Beach on Sunday to finish the weekend at 4-under 280, breaking Jack Nicklaus' record by two strokes for the lowest score ever for an amateur at the…

The Latest: Woodland captures US Open title for first major

PEBBLE BEACH, Calif. (AP) — The Latest on final round of the U.S. Open (all times local): 6:35 p.m. Gary Woodland has captured the U.S. Open, overcoming the back-nine pressure at Pebble Beach to hold off two-time defending champion Brooks Koepka for a three-shot victory. Woodland all but sealed his first major title when he…

McBride scores 22, Aces rally past Lynx 80-75

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Kayla McBride scored seven of her 22 points in a 14-3 closing run and the Las Vegas Aces overcame a sloppy start and beat the Minnesota Lynx 80-75 on Sunday. Kelsey Plum scored 21 points, including a career-high tying five 3-pointers. Liz Cambage scored eight of her 14 points in the fourth…