SLU Beats La Salle

Rob Loe scored 20 points on a perfect 7-of-7 from the field, including 3-of-3 from beyond the arc, to lead No. 16 Saint Louis to a 78-54 win over La Salle. Kwamain Mitchell had 19 points and Dwayne Evans registered 16 points and a game-high 17 rebounds for the Billikens (24-6, 13-3 A-10), who have clinched at least a share of the Atlantic 10 regular-season title. They can win the title outright if Virginia Commonwealth loses at Temple on Sunday. Tyrone Garland had a team-high 15 points. Tyreek Duren and Sam Mills scored 13 and 12 points, respectively, for the Explorers (21-8, 11-5), who came into the game on a three-game winning
streak.

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

5 days 19 hours ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Borgia Freshman Golfer Thomas Alferman. Alferman is a member of the Borgia team that qualified for the state tournament at Silo Ridge in Boliver this week. In the district tournament at the Sullivan Country Club, Thomas shot a 13 over par 84 helping the team to a second place finish.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

2 days 17 hours ago

Commencement, it is said, is a beginning. Yet graduations are also the end of an era--for students and their parents. For the kids, it's a time of excitement and promise. For parents, it's a bit more bittersweet.

What will the future hold for the Class of 2015? Time will tell.

My youngest has now graduated from high school. Back in 1980, I was the youngest of my family who graduated.

OFF THE CUFF ARCHIVE

SPORTS CORNER

6 hours 31 min ago

Alex Gordon hit a two-run homer and the Kansas City Royals beat the St. Louis Cardinals 3-2 on Saturday in a game that was shortened to six innings because of inclement weather. Edinson Volquez (4-3) allowed two runs on four hits for Kansas