LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. (AP) — Anthony Davis capped his 31-point performance by draining a 3-pointer at the buzzer to give the Los Angeles Lakers a 105-103 thriller over the Denver Nuggets. Davis delivered 22 points in the second half, including the Lakers’ last 10. LeBron James had 26 points and 11 rebounds as Los Angeles took a two-games-to-none lead in the NBA’s Western Conference finals.
MAMARONECK, N.Y. (AP) — Bryson DeChambeau fired a 67 to win the U.S. Open at Winged Foot by six strokes over third-round leader Matthew Wolff. DeChambeau is the third person in history to win an NCAA title, a U.S. Amateur and the U.S. Open, joining Jack Nicklaus and Tiger Woods. DeChambeau was the only player under par in the final round, laughing off Winged Foot’s narrow fairways and thick rough with his booming drives that averaged 325 yards.
EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) — Raheem Mostert (MOHS’-turt) ran for an 80-yard touchdown on San Francisco’s first place from scrimmage before he and other key 49ers were injured in yesterday’s 31-13 rout of the New York Jets. Mostert sustained a knee injury and quarterback Jimmy Garoppolo (gah-RAH’-pah-loh) had a high ankle sprain that kept them off the field in the second half. Defensive linemen Nick Bosa (BOH’-sah) and Solomon Thomas suffered ACL damage, with Bosa’s injury feared to be season ending.
UNDATED (AP) — The Seattle Seahawks and Kansas City Chiefs pulled out victories yesterday on their game’s final play. Cam Newton was stopped at the 1-yard line by L.J. Collier on the final play to secure the Seahawks’ 35-50 triumph over the New England Patriots. Harrison Butker hit a field goal on the last play of regulation before nailing a 58-yard field goal in overtime to push the Chiefs past the Los Angeles Chargers, 23-20.
UNDATED (AP) — A week before Big Ten teams become eligible again for The Associated Press college football poll, No. 25 Marshall is ranked for the first time since 2014 and Miami jumped to No. 12 after a conference road victory. Clemson remained a nearly unanimous No. 1 in the AP Top 25 after another light week in college football. Alabama is second, followed by Oklahoma, Georgia, Florida and defending-champion LSU.