The third round of the NCAA Tournament wrapped up Sunday with eight games.

Cinderella now wears a dress colored in Cobalt blue and Emerald green. Florida
Gulf Coast ousted San Diego State, 81-71, becoming the first No. 15 seed to
advance to the Sweet 16. The Eagles' improbable run will continue thanks to
their victory Sunday in NCAA South Region third round action. FGCU moves on to
face the third-seeded Florida Gators at Cowboys Stadium in Arlington, Texas
Friday night. Bernard Thompson scored 23 points, and Sherwood Brown had 17 and
pulled down eight rebounds for the Eagles (26-10), who became just the seventh
No. 15 seed to earn a victory in the NCAA Tournament on Friday, with their
78-68 triumph over No. 2 seed Georgetown.

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

3 days 6 hours ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Senior Taylor Covington with the New Haven Track and Field Team. Taylor earned All-State honors medaling in four events at the state track meet at Lincoln University in Jefferson City Friday and Saturday. She ran anchor on the 4X800 relay team that finished in sixth place.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

1 week 1 day 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

2 hours 10 min ago

Class 3, 4 and 5 State Championship Track and Field is scheduled today and tomorrow at Lincoln University in Jefferson City. Several local athletes have qualified.

Class 4-Allison Hinson of St. Clair won state in the Shot Put this morning with a distance of 47-feet-3.75-inches.