Syracuse Remains On Top In "USA Today" Poll

Unbeaten Syracuse remains number-one in this week's "USA Today" top-25 college basketball poll. The 23-and-0 Orange received all 32 first-place votes to hold the top spot for the second straight week. Fellow unbeaten Wichita State, at 25-and-0, remains number-two. Arizona is third, followed by Florida and San Diego State. Villanova, Kansas, Louisville, Duke and Michigan State round out the top-10. Oklahoma State fell out of this week's rankings. The St. Louis Billikens have moved up to 12th this week.

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

1 day 23 hours ago

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

3 weeks 20 hours ago

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

30 min 38 sec ago

The Cardinals and Nationals play the finale of their three-game series tonight at Busch Stadium. Michael Wacha goes after his 16th win for St. Louis, while Washington starts 11-and-11 Max Scherzer. First pitch is at 7 p.m., with the game on ESPN.