Missouri Handles South Carolina, 82-74

Junior guard Jabari Brown finished with 24 points, as he has scored at least 20 points in four consecutive games, as Missouri (15-4, 3-3 Southeastern Conference) bounced back Saturday afternoon with a 82-74 win over South Carolina. The Tigers haven’t lost back-to-back games this season as they are now 17-2 all-time after a defeat under Frank Haith. Jordan Clarkson heated up in second half, scoring 15 of his 22 points in the final 20 minutes. Clarkson and Brown have now reached double figures in all 19 games this season. Earnest Ross scored 14 points and Johnathan Williams III hustled on both ends of the floor, scoring eight points and grabbing a team-high four offensive rebounds.

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

5 days 18 hours ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is State Champion Wrestler Dalton Voyles from Pacific High School. Dalton won the class 3 title at 182 pounds with a 6-2 decision over Zach Courtoise of Kearney Saturday at the University of Missouri-Columbia. It caps off a tremendous season for Dalton with a 56-2 record. Dalton, who is very good on his feet, took control early in the bout in securing the win over Courtoise.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

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The balance of power in Congress may have changed hands, but the game of "budget chicken" is on again--albeit on a smaller scale.

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SPORTS CORNER

9 hours 33 min ago

Johnathan Williams, III and Namon Wright scored 10 points each, but Georgia strengthened its NCAA tournament hopes with a runaway 68-44 win over Missouri on Saturday. Missouri (8-21, 2-14 Southeastern Conference) couldn't manage a second straight win after ending a 13-game losing streak by beating Florida 64-52 on Tuesday night.