? Maryland, by Orthodox Jewish hoops phenom Tamir Goodman, who withdrew his oral commitment, citing friction with Terrapins coaches over his refusal to play on the Sabbath.
?Caddie (and girlfriend) Linda Lundberg, by pro golfer Jarmo Sandelin of Sweden, who hopes to improve caddie-player chemistry by using Oxford chem major Tim King at the Ryder Cup.
?Another big-bucks contract, by Rockies manager and clubhouse runway cig sneaker Jim Leyland, who'll quit at the end of the season am pass up $4.5 million over the next two years.
?The mountain kingdom of Lesotho's national baseball team, which had a single single in a 43-0 one-hit loss to South Africa at the All Africa Games.
?Dontonio Wingfield, to a year in the cooler for assaulting two Forest Park, Ohio, cops. The former Cincinnati power forward left college after his freshman year only to wash out in the NBA. "He has nothing to fall back on," said a friend. "He doesn't know how to do anything but play basketball."