Columbia College men's basketball team pushes past Illinois-Springfield

Wednesday, March 5, 2008 | 10:14 p.m. CST; updated 6:54 p.m. CDT, Wednesday, October 22, 2008

COLUMBIA — This time of year, teams start fighting for the right to play another day every time they step on the floor. When that happens, games get physical. Columbia College’s 76-69 win over Illinois-Springfield on Wednesday night in the semifinals of the American Midwest Conference tournament at Southwell Complex was one of those games.