Bills End Nonconference Slate with Convincing Win

Saint Louis senior forward Rob Loe scored a game-high 19 points and sophomore guard Austin McBroom dropped 16 as the Billikens cruised to a 75-55 win against Yale Saturday at Chaifetz Arena. The Billikens improve to 13-2 with the victory. SLU’s 13 wins represent the most through the first 15 games of a season since Charlie Spoonhour’s Billikens went 14-1 to start the 1993-94 season. It was the final game before the Atlantic 10 Conference schedule for Saint Louis, which heads to Kingston, R.I., to face Rhode Island Tuesday. Yale falls to 5-7.

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

6 days 21 hours ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Borgia Freshman Golfer Thomas Alferman. Alferman is a member of the Borgia team that qualified for the state tournament at Silo Ridge in Boliver this week. In the district tournament at the Sullivan Country Club, Thomas shot a 13 over par 84 helping the team to a second place finish.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

3 days 19 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

1 day 8 hours ago

Alex Gordon hit a two-run homer and the Kansas City Royals beat the St. Louis Cardinals 3-2 on Saturday in a game that was shortened to six innings because of inclement weather. Edinson Volquez (4-3) allowed two runs on four hits for Kansas