Saint Louis Hammers St. Joe's

No. 13 Saint Louis received a game-high 17 points from senior forward Rob Loe, and the Billikens recorded their school-record 15th victory in a row with a 65-49 victory at Saint Joseph’s Wednesday. The win improves the Billikens’ record to 21-2 overall and 8-0 in the Atlantic 10 Conference. SLU continues its best-ever start to a season. SJU, who came into tonight having won 8 of its last 10, dips to 15-7 overall and 5-3 in the A-10. Loe, who was coming off a career-high 23 points in the Billikens’ last outing against George Mason, was 4-of-7 from the field (3-of-5 from 3-point range) and hit all six of his free throws. Senior guard Jordair Jett scored 10 points and distributed seven assists, while senior guard Mike McCall Jr. and sophomore guard Austin McBroom chipped in nine points apiece. Senior forward Dwayne Evans scored eight points. Evans and senior forward Jake Barnett pulled down a team-high seven rebounds.

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

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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

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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.

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SPORTS CORNER

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The Cardinals are back home tonight to open a nine-game homestand at Busch Stadium. They host the Nationals in the first of three games at 7:15 p.m. John Lackey is slated to oppose Washington's Gio Gonzalez. The Cards also play the Pirates and Cubs on this homestand.