Creighton Tops Wichita State For MVC Title

Jahenns Manigat had 16 points and five rebounds to lift Creighton to a 68-65 win over Wichita State in the final of the Missouri Valley Conference Tournament. Ethan Wragge added 15 points for the Bluejays, who are headed to their second straight NCAA Tournament with their second MVC Tourney title in as many seasons. Malcolm Armstead scored a game-high 28 points with nine rebounds for the Shockers, who drop to 26-and-8 and 12-and-6 in the MVC.

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

3 days 4 hours ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Washington Sophomore Guard Kyra Hardesty. Kyra scored 59 points in a game against Pacific leading the Lady Jays to an 85-80 overtime win over the Lady Indians. She shot 61% from the floor, hit 20-of-33 field goal attempts, seven of 11 beyond the arc and 12-of-15 free throws. For the season, Kyra is averaging 21.4 points, three rebounds, 3.72 assists and 2.24 steals per game.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

3 weeks 2 days ago

The balance of power in Congress may have changed hands, but the game of "budget chicken" is on again--albeit on a smaller scale.

OFF THE CUFF ARCHIVE

SPORTS CORNER

4 hours 31 min ago

Class 5 District 8 at Washington
Boys Semifinals...
Washington vs. Lafayette at 6:00
Marquette vs. Parkway Central at 7:30

Class 4 District 9 at Sullivan
Girls Semifinals...
Borgia vs. Owensville at 6:00
Sullivan vs. St. Clair at 7:30

Class 4 District 8 at Kirksville
Girls Semifinals...
Warrenton vs. Fulton at 7:30
Kirksville vs. Mexico at 4:30