Alabama Rolls Past Notre Dame To BCS Title

Alabama ran all over Notre Dame on its way to a 42-14 victory in the BCS National Championship Game from Miami. The Crimson Tide captured their third national title in four years and locked up the seventh consecutive BCS Championship for the Southeastern Conference. Eddie Lacy ran for 140 yards and a touchdown while T.J. Yeldon rushed for an additional 108 yards and a score. AJ McCarron finished with 264 yards and four touchdown passes for 'Bama, which jumped out to a 35-point lead to start the game. Amari Cooper ended with six catches for 105 yards and pair of TDs as the Tide finished the year at 13-and-1. Everett Golson tossed for 270 yards with a touchdown and interception for the Fighting Irish, who suffered their first loss of the season to fall to 12-and-1. Golson added a rushing touchdown while DaVaris Daniels made six catches for 115 yards in the loss.

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

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The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Junior Basketball Player Hailey Diestelkamp with the Owensville Dutchgirls. She recently became the all-time scoring leader at Owensville High School surpassing Katie Davis. Hailey played volleyball her first two years of high school, but after suffering an injury playing basketball last summer, she decided to focus on basketball this year. Hailey runs track in the spring.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

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It came as a shock to a lot of people to find out that the contract for the Union license office, which has been operated by the Union Chamber of Commerce since the 1970's, was being turned over to a for-profit company based out of Jefferson City.

What happened? It's a classic case of two all-too-common phenomena in the world of government--unintended consequences and the revolving door.

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SPORTS CORNER

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Saint Louis erased a nine-point second half deficit and had a shot to win it late, but fell 60-56 against UMass Saturday in a thrilling Atlantic 10 Conference game at Chaifetz Arena. It was the fourth loss in a row for the Billikens, who fall to 9-12 overall and 1-7 in league play. UMass improves to 12-9 overall and 5-3 in the A-10. The Billikens had the ball down by two with the shot clock off.