Alabama Rolls Past Notre Dame To BCS Title

Alabama ran all over Notre Dame on its way to a 42-14 victory in the BCS National Championship Game from Miami. The Crimson Tide captured their third national title in four years and locked up the seventh consecutive BCS Championship for the Southeastern Conference. Eddie Lacy ran for 140 yards and a touchdown while T.J. Yeldon rushed for an additional 108 yards and a score. AJ McCarron finished with 264 yards and four touchdown passes for 'Bama, which jumped out to a 35-point lead to start the game. Amari Cooper ended with six catches for 105 yards and pair of TDs as the Tide finished the year at 13-and-1. Everett Golson tossed for 270 yards with a touchdown and interception for the Fighting Irish, who suffered their first loss of the season to fall to 12-and-1. Golson added a rushing touchdown while DaVaris Daniels made six catches for 115 yards in the loss.

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

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The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Senior Taylor Covington with the New Haven Track and Field Team. Taylor earned All-State honors medaling in four events at the state track meet at Lincoln University in Jefferson City Friday and Saturday. She ran anchor on the 4X800 relay team that finished in sixth place.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

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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

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The Cardinals welcomed back outfielders Matt Holliday and Jason Heyward to the lineup Monday. Both missed time in Kansas City over the weekend, with Holliday battling a bruised forearm and Heyward a hip injury. They combined to go 3-for-9 with an RBI against the D'backs.