Billikens Beat Butler, Secure A-10 Title Spot

Dwayne Evans posted 24 points and 11 rebounds to power the number-16 Billikens to a 67-56 win over Butler and into the Atlantic 10 Tournament final. Cody Ellis added 13 points and five rebounds for Saint Louis, which faces Virginia Commonwealth Sunday at 1 p.m. in Brooklyn. Rotnei Clarke scored a team-high 16 points to go with five boards for the Bulldogs, who drop to 26-and-8 overall. Butler outrebounded SLU 38-to-29 but turned the ball over 20 times compared to Saint Louis' 11.

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

1 day 7 hours ago

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

6 days 3 hours ago

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

7 hours 51 sec ago

The Cardinals and Diamondbacks play the finale of their three-game series tonight at Busch Stadium. Lance Lynn starts for St. Louis. He's 3-and-4 with a 3.46 ERA this season. Josh Collmenter gets the ball for Arizona. He's 3-and-5 with a 5.19 ERA. First pitch is set for 7:15 p.m.