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Marshall Henderson scored 23 points for the Rebels in the 64-52 win in the SEC Tournament semifinals.
After being held scoreless in the first 25 minutes, senior guard Kenny Boynton scored 11 straight points to erase a deficit and lead Florida to a win against Alabama.
After a close victory on Friday, Columbia College (35-0) takes on LSU-Shreveport in the NAIA quarterfinals at 6 p.m. Saturday at the Municipal Auditorium in Kansas City.
Jonathan Duncan replaces Julie Roe Lach, who was forced out following the botched Miami investigation.
The Cougars rode a 21-point, 13-rebound performance from star center Jordan Dressler and one of its best defensive efforts of the year to a 68-37 victory Thursday over Oklahoma City University.
After an underwhelming shooting performance in the AMC tournament semifinals, Cougars' sophomore Zach Rockers went back to his grade school gym to rediscover the basics before winning the AMC tournament.
Even with a broken pinkie, Texas A&M Aggie Elston Turner scored 22 points in Wednesday night's game to help his team defeat the Auburn Tigers 71-62.
Weather and field conditions forced Columbia College and Williams Baptist College to postpone their double-header previously scheduled for Wednesday.
The Cougars lost 62-56 to Shawnee State on Wednesday in the NAIA national tournament in Frankfort, Ky. The Cougars end their season at 27-7.
Mississippi State (10-21) advanced to a second-round game Thursday against No. 5 seed Tennessee (19-11).
Fourth-seeded Columbia College will play fifth-seeded Shawnee State on Wednesday morning in the first round of the NAIA national tournament in Frankfort, Ky.
Some see the SEC as being down this season, but coaches around the conference see a league where almost any team can win on any night.
The Tigers, competing in their first Mid-American Conference tournament, dominated as four Missouri wrestlers earn individual championships
The Cougars started off with two losses Friday before returning Saturday with wins against Cumberland University and the University of Houston-Victoria. They lost 4-3 Sunday though to Louisiana State University-Alexandria.
Jordan Dressler, a Columbia native and two-time reigning American Midwest Conference Player of the Year, is at the center of the Cougars' undefeated national championship run.
The Cougars will have to get used to winning on the road considering they only play 10 games at home this season.
The Southeastern Conference women's basketball tournament could be full of surprises and upsets.
Ameen Najjar, one of the investigators who worked the NCAA's inquiry on Miami athletics, wrote a letter on behalf of felon Nevin Shapiro.
The Cougars cut down the nets Tuesday at the Arena at Southwell Complex after winning their fourth AMC Tournament championship in six years.
Cougars players say Park University players have been disrespecting them on social media leading up to Tuesday's American Midwest Conference tournament championship.