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Jayhawks' Embiid participation in Big 12 championship uncertain

The freshman center is expected to feel better by the NCAA tournament.

Columbia College men's basketball clinches AMC regular-season title

Columbia College enters familiar territory: the postseason.

Columbia College women's basketball ends with win

Ashley Fisher scored 18 points to lead Columbia College to a 91-61 win over Missouri Baptist in an American Midwest Conference women's basketball game Saturday.

South Carolina men's basketball upsets No. 17 Kentucky 72-67

Brenton Williams scored 24 points for South Carolina, and Kentucky coach John Calipari was ejected midway through the second half as the Gamecocks held off the 17th-ranked Wildcats 72-67 on Saturday night.

No. 2 Wichita State routs Missouri State to stay perfect

Wichita State will carry its pursuit of perfection into the Missouri Valley tournament.

Cleanthony Early scored 19 points, Ron Baker added 13 and the second-ranked Shockers rolled to a 68-45 victory over Missouri State on Saturday, easily putting away a team that had given them fits this season.

Columbia College men's basketball moves one win away from conference title

Four Columbia College men's basketball players scored in double figures as the No. 4 Cougars moved one step closer to an American Midwest Conference regular season title Thursday.

Columbia College women's basketball bounces back from close loss

After a close-fought loss to then-No. 2 Freed-Hardeman, the Columbia College women's basketball team let out its frustration in a 96-57 win over Benedictine University-Springfield on Thursday in Illinois.

No. 1 Florida holds off Vanderbilt 57-54

Dorian Finney-Smith scored 19 points, and Florida, playing its first game at No. 1, held off Vanderbilt 57-54 on Tuesday night to clinch at least a share of its second straight Southeastern Conference title and seventh overall.

Columbia men's basketball ranks No. 4, women's team No. 12

In NAIA rankings released Tuesday, the Columbia men's basketball team is ranked No. 4 this week after being No. 7 previously. The women's team remained No. 12 for a third consecutive week.

Reasons for Bama's issues include Nos. 1, 2 and 6

The Crimson Tide (11-16, 5-9 Southeastern Conference) enters Wednesday night's visit to Mississippi (16-11, 7-7) already assured of its first losing regular-season mark since 1999-2000, Mark Gottfried's second season.

No. 2 Wichita State goes 30-0

Wichita State became the first Division I team to reach 30-0 in the regular season with a 69-49 victory over Bradley on Tuesday night.

Florida moves to No. 1 in AP poll

The Gators (25-2) moved up one place Monday, replacing Syracuse (25-2), which lost twice last week and dropped to fourth.

No. 18 Kentucky edges LSU 77-76 in OT

Julius Randle had just eight points but scored in the lane with 3.9 seconds remaining in overtime to give Kentucky a hard-earned victory over LSU on Saturday.

Texas A&M forges past Tennessee 68-65 in OT

Antwan Space sank a 3-pointer in overtime to lift Texas A&M to a 68-65 win over Tennessee on Saturday.

Columbia seeks revenge, control of AMC against No. 2 Freed-Hardeman

Columbia College beat Freed-Hardeman in 2009 and 2010 in the first two contests between the teams. On Jan. 18, the two teams met for their first AMC matchup with the Cougars losing by 27 points. This time Columbia College will be looking for revenge.

Stephens College basketball awarded first win via forfeit

The Stephens College basketball team got its first "W" this season despite losing to Harris-Stowe State University.

Columbia College women's basketball tops Stephens College 108-31

With the win, the Cougars are guaranteed to remain atop American Midwest Conference.

Northwestern University officials counter arguments for college players' union

Northwestern University officials on Thursday countered a quarterback's allegations that the program places athletics over academics, urging a federal agency to deny a bid by the school's football players to form the first college athletes' union in U.S. history.

Lights out: Division II programs reschedule game that ended in tie

Two Division II men's basketball teams had to postpone a game Wednesday after a last-second heave knocked out light fixtures in the gym. The game, which ended in a tie Wednesday, will start in a five-minute overtime Friday.

Columbia women's basketball hits 17 3-pointers in win

The Columbia College women's basketball team hit a record number of 3-pointers in their win Tuesday over Continent University in Mayfield, Ky.