NCAA Tournament Begins In Earnest

March Madness kicks into high gear today with 16 second-round games in the NCAA Tournament. The first full day begins with Dayton and Ohio State at 12:15 p.m. Eastern in the South Region in Buffalo. Other early games include Wisconsin against American University in the West, Pittsburgh and Colorado in the South, and Harvard against Cincinnati in the East. Top overall seed Florida will face 16th-seeded Albany at 4:10 p.m. in the South Region in Orlando. Defending national champion Louisville faces Manhattan at 9:50 p.m. in the Midwest Region in Orlando. The final game of the night features San Diego State and New Mexico State at 9:57 p.m. in the West Region in Spokane, Washington. Sixteen more second-round games are on tap Friday, including number-one seeds Wichita State, Arizona and Virginia.

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

1 day 10 hours ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Junior Running Back/Defensive Back Jonathan Braun with the St. Francis Borgia Knight Football Team. Braun ran the ball 21 times for 195 yards and two touchdowns in Friday night's 31-19 win over the Union Wildcats, averaging 9.3 yards per carry. He also plays defensive back where he made one tackle.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

3 weeks 7 hours ago

August 9, 2014, will forever be marked in the history books as the date Michael Brown was shot by a Ferguson police officer.

It is the aftermath of that event, however, which history will forever remember. The protesters, the looters, the agitators, the Hands Up Don't Shoot movement, the dramatic announcement of the grand jury, the buildings up in flames. In the process, the community and image of Ferguson was destroyed.

OFF THE CUFF ARCHIVE

SPORTS CORNER

9 hours 1 min ago

Volleyball...
Coming up tonight, it's Borgia hosting St. Dominic in the KLPW Broadcast game. 6:15 on AM 1220.
Elsewhere...
Owensville at Belle
Sullivan at Waynesville
Tolton Catholic at Hermann
Pacific at Eureka
New Haven at Chamois
Warrenton at Zumwalt East
Union at Mehlville