Mizzou, Illinois Sending Seven To NFL Combine

Four former Illinois football players and three ex-Missouri Tigers have received invitations to the NFL combine February 23 to 26. Outside linebacker Zaviar Gooden is the Tigers' top draft prospect at this pre-draft scouting event. The Fighting Illini's top prospect is defensive end Michael Buchanan.

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

3 days 14 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 10 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.

OFF THE CUFF ARCHIVE

SPORTS CORNER

11 hours 39 min ago

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