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Columbia volleyball swept out of conference tournament

The Cougars drop to 33-5 as they wait to see if their postseason continues.

Columbia, Stephens women's soccer teams earn honors

The American Midwest Conference recognized six Columbia women's soccer players and one Stephens player with all-conference honors. Columbia's coach was also recognized.

Kye Allums shares experiences of being NCAA’s first openly transgender athlete

Kye Allums recalled when his story first became public. He was at practice. When he looked at his phone again later that day, he said he had approximately 1,500 Facebook messages.

Columbia men's soccer clinches berth in AMC Tournament final

Columbia College beat Park University 2-1 and will play in the American Midwest Conference Tournament final Friday at 6 p.m. in Belleville, Illinois.

Columbia College volleyball wins with unusual style

The Cougars defeated Lindenwood University-Belleville in three sets Tuesday and will take on Missouri Baptist University at 7 p.m. Thursday in the semifinals of the American Midwest Conference tournament.

Mississippi State, Alabama football prepare to square off

In a Western Division where teams have been picking each other off one by one, the top-ranked Bulldogs and No. 4 Crimson Tide meet Saturday in the latest potential playoff elimination game.

Stephens College volleyball ends season with AMC quarterfinal loss to Park University

Stephens College volleyball ended its 2014 campaign with a 3-0 loss to Park University. 

Wisconsin, Kentucky, among nation's best up front

Frank Kaminsky's inside-out game won't surprise the Badgers' opponents this year. And the Wildcats have the numbers to substitute in the frontcourt as if they were a hockey team tinkering with line changes.

Professional wrestling bonds fighter with father, fans

"Handsome" Harley Race was once an eight-time professional wrestling heavyweight champion. Today, Race is 71, and his son Leland carries on his vision.

Columbia College, Stephens College volleyball in unusual positions heading into conference tournament

The Cougars open at home against Lindenwood-Belleville University, and the Stars head on the road to take on Park University. Both matches are at 7 p.m. Tuesday.

Columbia College cross country prepares for NAIA success

The Columbia College cross country teams became the American Midwest Conference champions on Saturday and hope to continue that success at National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics Championships on Nov. 22.

Columbia women lose to William Woods after player injured

The Columbia College women were eliminated from the AMC Tournament by William Woods.


SEC West survivors Mississippi State-Alabama face off

Mississippi State and Alabama are the only Southeastern Conference teams that still control their fates in the playoff scramble.

Todd Gurley returns as No. 1 tailback for Georgia

 Todd Gurley was back with the first-team offense as Georgia held its first practice for Saturday's game against Auburn. Gurley is returning from a four-game NCAA suspension for taking $3,000 for autographed memorabilia and other items over two years.

Rockers ignites Columbia College men's basketball in victory over Graceland

The Cougars sprinted ahead after senior Zach Rockers nailed three consecutive 3-pointers in the first half.

Columbia College men win big in conference tournament opener

Columbia College will host Park University on Tuesday night at 6 p.m. in the second round of the American Midwest Conference tournament.

Stephens basketball loses by 57 points against Central Methodist

The 100-43 loss on Saturday was the Stephens College team's second consecutive loss of more than 50 points.

Columbia College women's basketball's offensive woes loom large in loss

The Cougars shot 29 percent from the field and lost 68-57 to the University of the Cumberlands on Saturday. It was their first loss.

Texas A&M upsets No. 3 Auburn

Freshman Kyle Allen threw four touchdown passes in the first half and Texas A&M recovered two late fumbles in a 41-38 upset victory over No. 3 Auburn on Saturday that likely ended the Tigers' playoff hopes.

No. 6 TCU wins over No. 9 Kansas St

No. 6 TCU won 41-20 over No. 9 Kansas State on Saturday night in a game that had huge Big 12 and playoff implications.