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 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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SPORTS CORNER

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The Cardinals begin a eight-game road trip tonight that takes them up to the All-Star break. The Cards open a four-game series against the Cubs at Wrigley Field tonight. John Lackey puts his 6-and-5 mark up against Chicago's Jon Lester, who is 4-and-6. First pitch is at 7 p.m. on ESPN. The Cards also play four at Pittsburgh on this trip.