College Basketball

Sunday, March 31
Michigan 79 Florida 59
Louisville 85 Duke 63

Saturday, March 30
East Region Final - Washington, DC
Syracuse 55 Marquette 39

West Region Final - Los Angeles, CA
Wichita State 70 Ohio State 66

Friday, March 29
Midwest Region Semifinals - Indianapolis, IN
Louisville 77 Oregon 69
Duke 71 Michigan State 61

South Region Semifinals - Arlington, TX
Michigan 87 Kansas 85 OT
Florida 62 Florida Gulf Coast 50

NCAA Tournament action continues tonight with regional semifinal play from the Midwest and South. Louisville, the top overall seed in the tournament, and Pac-12 champion Oregon will open the Midwest Region in Indianapolis, while the
nightcap from Lucas Oil Stadium will feature a pair of perennial heavyweights as third-seeded Michigan State meets No. 2 seed Duke. The slate in the South starts with top-seeded Kansas taking on No. 4 seed Michigan before 15th-seeded Florida Gulf Coast tries to keep its magical run alive against No. 3 seed Florida.

Marquette, Syracuse, Ohio State and Wichita State were Thursday's winners. Marquette topped Miami-Florida, 71-61, to reach the East Region final in Washington, DC and will next meet fellow Big East foe Syracuse, which knocked off top-seeded Indiana, 61-50. Ohio State got a late three from LaQuinton Ross and earned a 73-70 win over Arizona in the West Region and will next square off against Wichita State, a 72-58 winner over La Salle.


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The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Sophomore Cross Country Runner Mikayla Reed from Washington High School. Mikayla has already accumulated a lost list of accomplishments in the first couple of years of her high school career. As a Freshman, she was fifth in the 3200 Meter Run at the state track and field championships and had the third fastest time ever by a Freshman. Highlights this year in cross country include first place at the St.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

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No matter how many years pass, few of us old enough to understand the scope of what happened on September 11, 2001 will ever forget those video images of planes flying through skyscrapers, which then crumbled into dust. Perhaps out of psychological necessity, we have distanced ourselves from the visceral emotions of that day.



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District Tournaments...
Class 3 District 9 at Union
Sullivan 16 St. James 4
Salem 12 St. Clair 0
Semifinals Thursday
Union vs. Sullivan at 2:15
Owensville vs. Salem at 4:30

Class 4 District 4 at Northwest
Lafayette 4 Rolla 1
Semifinals Thursday
Lafayette vs. Eureka at 4:15
Washington at Northwest at 4:15