College Basketball Round-Up

Mizzou basketball will take on Northwestern on Thanksgiving night at Orleans Arena in Las Vegas, with head coach Frank Haith returning from the an NCAA suspension to lead the team for his first game this season. The Tigers are 5-and-0. Illinois rallied from a 10-point halftime deficit to defeat UNLV 61-59 in Vegas. The Fighting Illini are 6-and-0. St. Louis lost to Wisconsin 63-57 in Cancun, Mexico and faces Old Dominion tonight in a consolation game.

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

6 days 19 min 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

2 days 21 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

11 hours 2 min 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