Billikens Beat Butler, Secure A-10 Title Spot

Dwayne Evans posted 24 points and 11 rebounds to power the number-16 Billikens to a 67-56 win over Butler and into the Atlantic 10 Tournament final. Cody Ellis added 13 points and five rebounds for Saint Louis, which faces Virginia Commonwealth Sunday at 1 p.m. in Brooklyn. Rotnei Clarke scored a team-high 16 points to go with five boards for the Bulldogs, who drop to 26-and-8 overall. Butler outrebounded SLU 38-to-29 but turned the ball over 20 times compared to Saint Louis' 11.

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

2 days 3 hours ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Senior Allison Hinson with the St. Clair Track and Field Team. Allison won state in the Class 4 Shot Put with a distance of 47-feet-three and three quarter inches in the state track championships at Lincoln University in Jefferson City Friday. Allison will continue her throwing career at Illinois State University. She has also been an honor role student throughout her high school career.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

1 week 5 days ago

Commencement, it is said, is a beginning. Yet graduations are also the end of an era--for students and their parents. For the kids, it's a time of excitement and promise. For parents, it's a bit more bittersweet.

What will the future hold for the Class of 2015? Time will tell.

My youngest has now graduated from high school. Back in 1980, I was the youngest of my family who graduated.

OFF THE CUFF ARCHIVE

SPORTS CORNER

1 hour 21 sec ago

Seniors
Washington at Union for a 9th District match-up. Game time is 5:00. We'll join the game in progress at 5:45 on KLPW-AM 1220.

Junior
Washington will host Warrenton in a doubleheader. Due to a conflict with the Washington Little League, game one will be at Borgia Regional High School at 6:00 with game two at Ronsick Field at 8:30.