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12-seed Harvard takes down Cincinnati 61-57


Siyani Chambers scored 11 points, including five straight in the final 2 minutes, and 12th-seeded Harvard won its second NCAA tournament game in history, upsetting Cincinnati 61-57 on Thursday.

Dayton ousts in-state foe Ohio State

Vee Sanford's layup with 3.8 seconds left secured 11th-seeded Dayton's 60-59 victory over sixth-seeded Ohio State in the second round of the of the NCAA tournament Thursday.

Columbia College softball splits series with William Woods

The Columbia College softball team split a two-game series against William Woods on Thursday at home.


Stephens softball drops doubleheader to Central Methodist but stays upbeat

Key injuries contributed to Stephens College softball dropping both games in its doubleheader against No. 18 Central Methodist, but the Stars remained enthusiastic throughout.

Columbia College women's basketball falls to Montana State

The Cougars suffered a one-point loss to Montana State-Northern on Wednesday evening.

Cal Poly, just 14-19, advances in NCAA tournament

Chris Eversley scored 19 points to help Cal Poly become the first team in 59 years with 19 losses to win an NCAA tournament game, beating Texas Southern 81-69 on Wednesday night in the First Four.

Obama picks Michigan State as men's basketball champ

President Barack Obama is picking Michigan State to win the NCAA men's basketball championship over defending champion Louisville

N.C. State beats Xavier 74-59 in NCAA First Four

North Carolina State sophomore forward T.J. Warren scored 16 of his 25 points in the second half Tuesday night, showing why he was chosen as the Atlantic Coast Conference's player of the year, and North Carolina State led most of the way in a 74-59 victory over Xavier in the NCAA tournament's First Four.

Stephens College softball struggles in doubleheader

No. 17-ranked Park University scored 42 runs against Stephens softball Tuesday.

Albany wins First Four game to advance in NCAA

D.J. Evans is charitably listed at 5-foot-9. His coach and teammates tease him that he looks a foot shorter.

Senior guard to lead Columbia College women's basketball into tournament

No. 3 seed Columbia College will take on No. 6 seed Montana State-Northern in the first round of the national tournament Wednesday.


Pistorius trial: Bullet trajectory examined

Standing with his arms straight out in front of him and gripping an imaginary pistol in court, a South African police ballistics expert showed Tuesday how he estimated the trajectory of the four bullets Oscar Pistorius fired through a toilet door while standing on his stumps to kill his girlfriend.

Columbia College men's basketball heads west for NAIA tournament

After winning their third-straight American Midwest Conference title, the Cougars hope to avoid the trek back to Columbia until after the national championship game Tuesday night.

Stephens College softball shut out in doubleheader

The Stephens College Stars softball team lost in back-to-back shutouts Monday night against William Woods University.

Can math classes yield a $1 billion bracket?

Warren Buffett made an offer to pay $1 billion to anyone who fills out a perfect NCAA tournament bracket — and he's feeling confident.

10 things to know about the NCAA tournament

The posturing and politicking is finished. The field has been chosen, the bracket has been set and the madness of March has finally arrived in college basketball.

Huskies, Irish, Vols, Gamecocks earn top seeds in women's basketball tournament

The top-seeded Huskies (34-0) are trying for a record ninth NCAA tournament title, which would break a tie with Tennessee for most all-time.

Firearms expert tells of Pistorius' love of guns

A guns expert testified Monday that Oscar Pistorius had a "great love and enthusiasm" for guns.

Edwards leads Ford sweep at rain-soaked Bristol

Moments before Carl Edwards closed in on what should have been the white flag lap, the caution lights were accidentally turned on from the flag stand. As NASCAR tried to figure out what was going on, the sky opened up and prevented the race from resuming.

Stephens College softball drops doubleheader

Kristen Gibson went 6-for-10 with four triples, four runs scored and five RBIs to lead Williams Baptist to a doubleheader sweep of Stephens College in American Midwest Conference softball action Saturday in Columbia.