Mike Bobinski, chairman of the NCAA, said he is content with having 68 teams in March Madness.
Stephens College used a balanced scoring attack and stingy first half defense to hold Benedictine (Ill.) Springfield at bay Tuesday night, 50-40.
The Cougars maintained their No. 1 ranking and undefeated season, rolling past conference foe Hannibal-LaGrange University, 68-50 Tuesday night.
With a 73-65 win, the Cougars are now 21-5 overall and 13-0 in America Midwest Conference play.
The Gators are 9-1 in the Southeastern Conference but have dropped five in a row against Kentucky, including three times last season.
Cody Gorham was second and Devin Sander was third for the Cougars in the men's 1600-meter run Saturday at the Monmouth College Fighting Scot Invitational.
A freshman whom teammates call "Pep," point guard Chantel Stanciel gets in the head of his opponents, then takes the ball from their hands.
Chris Duncan, who was an assistant coach for the Columbia College women's basketball team, left the Cougars after last season to take over as the head coach of the Stephens College women's basketball team.
The No. 1-ranked Cougars overcame a rough start to defeat Benedictine University 60-41 and win its 25th consecutive game.
The Cougars cruised over Benedictine University on the road Thursday night to remain undefeated in the American Midwest Conference.
TCU upset fifth-ranked Kansas on Wednesday night for TCU's first Big 12 victory.
A native of the Dominican Republic, 5-foot-7 Lily Abreu serves as a source of strength and a role model for the Columbia College Cougars
Ole Miss muscled in on the powerhouses that usually dominate national signing day, landing some of the most sought-after prospects in the country on college football's annual first-Wednesday-in-February frenzy.
The Columbia College women's basketball team moved up one spot to No. 17 in the NAIA rankings Tuesday after collecting two wins last week.
The Cougars topped the NAIA rankings for a fourth consecutive week, receiving all 11 first-place votes after tallying two comfortable wins last week to remain unbeaten at 24-0.
Cody Gorham and Devin Sander placed third and fourth in the men's 1,600-meter run at the Central Missouri Mule Relays. Emily Shultz and Julia Collins also finished eighth and ninth in the women's 1,600-meter run for the Cougars.
Oklahoma State's Markel Brown scored 28 points and Marcus Smart added 25 points to help the visitors defeat Kansas, the No. 2 team in the country.
The Cougars will resume AMC action when they travel to league newcomer Benedictine University of Springfield, Ill., on Thursday
Tierney Seifert hit a school-record eight three-point shots in Columbia College women's 14th consecutive win.
Cougars guard Derrick Dilworth finished with 14 points, two of which came on an electrifying left-handed jam, in Columbia College's 89-53 victory over Williams Baptist on Thursday.