Seven Tigers, One Illini Invited To Combine

The Missouri Tigers and Illinois Illini both had players invited to the NFL Combine on February 19th at Lucas Oil Stadium. The Tigers are represented by defensive ends Kony Ealy and Michael Sam, running back Henry Josey, wide receivers Marcus Lucas and L'Damian Washington, corner back E.J. Gaines, and tackle Justin Britt. Linebacker Jonathan Brown will represent Illinois. Brown was an honorable mention in the Big Ten awards.

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

5 days 9 hours ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is State Champion Wrestler Dalton Voyles from Pacific High School. Dalton won the class 3 title at 182 pounds with a 6-2 decision over Zach Courtoise of Kearney Saturday at the University of Missouri-Columbia. It caps off a tremendous season for Dalton with a 56-2 record. Dalton, who is very good on his feet, took control early in the bout in securing the win over Courtoise.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

2 weeks 4 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

1 hour 57 sec ago

Johnathan Williams, III and Namon Wright scored 10 points each, but Georgia strengthened its NCAA tournament hopes with a runaway 68-44 win over Missouri on Saturday. Missouri (8-21, 2-14 Southeastern Conference) couldn't manage a second straight win after ending a 13-game losing streak by beating Florida 64-52 on Tuesday night.