OWN: Sam Program Postponed

Defensive end Michael Sam will have the to chance to focus on making the St. Louis Rams. The Oprah Winfrey Network has released a statement saying the documentary series featuring the recent draft pick has been postponed so that Sam can focus on his dream. OWN acquired the rights to Sam's story on Wednesday. Sam was selected in the seventh round of the NFL Draft, becoming the first openly gay athlete to be taken. He announced his sexuality earlier this year.

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

2 days 23 hours ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Washington Sophomore Guard Kyra Hardesty. Kyra scored 59 points in a game against Pacific leading the Lady Jays to an 85-80 overtime win over the Lady Indians. She shot 61% from the floor, hit 20-of-33 field goal attempts, seven of 11 beyond the arc and 12-of-15 free throws. For the season, Kyra is averaging 21.4 points, three rebounds, 3.72 assists and 2.24 steals per game.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

3 weeks 1 day ago

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

OFF THE CUFF ARCHIVE

SPORTS CORNER

16 hours 6 min ago

The Class 3 Sectional at Missouri S&T in Rolla between the St. James Lady Tigers and Licking is postponed and rescheduled for Thursday night.