Saint Louis Falls In Poll

Despite winning its only game last week Saint Louis fell from number-20 to number-21 in the "USA Today" Top 25 poll. The Billikens improved to 18-and-2 overall and 5-and-0 in the Atlantic 10 with their victory over Duquesne last Wednesday. They return to action tomorrow night hosting Richmond.

Unbeaten Arizona is atop the "USA Today" top-25 college basketball poll for the eighth straight week. The 20-and-0 Wildcats received 31-of-32 first-place votes. Syracuse remains number-two for the seventh straight week at 19-and-0. The Orange got the other first-place vote. Wichita State is third, followed by Florida and San Diego State. Michigan State, Louisville, Kansas, Villanova and Oklahoma State round out the top-10. Baylor fell out of this week's poll.

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

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The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Senior Legion Baseball Player Spencer Juergens from Washington Post 218. As a pitcher, Spencer is currently 7-0 with 36 strike outs and only four walks. He's given up seven runs, three earned over 43 innings and his ERA is .736. As a hitter, Spencer's average is .520 with 16 rbi's and 13 runs scored. In 44 official at bats, Spencer has struck out just five times with two walks.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

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Over the course of the past 16 years doing commentary on air and in print, there have sadly been many mass shootings and many predictable politicized reactions.

The shootings at Emmanuel AME Church in Charleston, South Carolina, however, stands out for two main reasons.

It involved race, and it was done it a church.

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