(AP Photo/Eric Gay)
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) Jon Rahm can be an imposing figure without a golf club in his hand.
Even when his audience is Jack Nicklaus.
Nine months ago, Rahm was dressed in a coat-and-tie to receive the Jack Nicklaus Award as the top college golfer. He stood tall, showing respect, and held his eye contact as Nicklaus talked to him about how to prepare for the U.S. Open at Oakmont.