Mizzou Handles Alabama

Jabari Brown had 22 points to lead Missouri in an 84-68 win over Alabama last night in Columbia. Alex Oriakhi added 16 points and 10 rebounds while Phil Pressey scored 11 points with 13 assists. Laurence Bowers netted 16 points for the 12th-ranked Tigers, who moved to 12-and-2 by winning their SEC opener. Mizzou continues SEC play on Saturday at Ole Miss.

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

3 days 15 hours ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Union Senior Bethany Coons. Bethany finished the basketball season at Union averaging 11 points and eight assists per game. Coach Dusty Weiskopf says Bethany is good at handling the basketball and teams would find it difficult to press Union when Bethany was in the game because of her lateral movement. When combining her scoring and assist averages, Bethany was contributing about 25 points per game.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

6 days 11 hours ago

Whether it was simply a matter of academic discussion or a trial balloon floated and exploded, President Obama's comments on mandatory voting surely has folks talking.

They should.

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SPORTS CORNER

13 hours 9 min ago

The NCAA Tournament regional semifinals begin Thursday with a quartet of games.