Kentucky Tops Missouri in Overtime

Julius Mayes led the way with 24 points, including eight points in the extra session, as the Kentucky Wildcats outlasted the Missouri Tigers in overtime, 90-83, in SEC action at Rupp Arena. For the Wildcats (19-8, 10-4 SEC), Alex Poythress added 21 points, Archie Goodwin scored 18 points and Ryan Harrow netted 16 points. Willie Cauley-Stein pulled down 12 rebounds and blocked seven shots for the hosts.
Phil Pressey led all scorers with 27 points for the Tigers (19-8, 8-6), while Laurence Bowers chipped in with 13 points and Alex Oriakhi posted a double-double with 16 points and 15 rebounds. Pressey also handed out 10 assists and swiped four steals.

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

1 day 6 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 2 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

6 hours 48 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.