UConn Men, Women To Visit White House Today

The University of Connecticut men's and women's basketball teams are celebrating their NCAA Tournament championships in the nation's capital. President Obama welcomed both teams to the White House today to honor their titles. The president also recognized the teams' efforts to give back to the community. The UConn men beat Kentucky for their fourth national championship, while the Lady Huskies blew out Notre Dame to win their second straight title and ninth overall. Connecticut is the only school to win both the men's and women's national titles in the same season, having done it twice.

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

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The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Union Senior Bethany Coons. Bethany finished the basketball season at Union averaging 11 points and eight assists per game. Coach Dusty Weiskopf says Bethany is good at handling the basketball and teams would find it difficult to press Union when Bethany was in the game because of her lateral movement. When combining her scoring and assist averages, Bethany was contributing about 25 points per game.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

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Whether it was simply a matter of academic discussion or a trial balloon floated and exploded, President Obama's comments on mandatory voting surely has folks talking.

They should.

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SPORTS CORNER

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The NCAA Tournament regional semifinals begin Thursday with a quartet of games.