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Two score 20 in Stephens basketball loss

The Stephens College basketball team lost 86-52 against Missouri Valley at Silverthorne Arena on Tuesday night.

Columbia College men's basketball now 4-0

The No. 4-ranked Columbia College men's basketball team stayed perfect with an 84-70 win over Missouri Valley on Tuesday.

Columbia College women's soccer falls in opening round of NAIA Tournament

The Cougars fell 4-3 in a penalty-kick shootout and 2-1 in the game to No. 12 Vanguard University in the opening round of the NAIA National Championship on Saturday night.

Columbia College men's basketball never loses lead, defeats Hope

The Cougars defeated Hope 82-63 in a game that averaged a foul almost every minute. 

Six cross country runners to represent Cougars at NAIA Championships

Columbia College cross country runners will compete Saturday in Lawrence, Kan., at the NAIA Championships.


Columbia College women's basketball falls to Ottawa

The Columbia College women's basketball team lost to Ottawa University, 54-53, in the opening round of the Saint Mary Classic on Friday night in Leavenworth, Kan.

Columbia College women's soccer faces Vanguard in NAIA Tournament's opening round

The Columbia College women's soccer team will face Vanguard University in their opening round match at the NAIA National Tournament at 3:30 p.m., Saturday.

Westminster soccer team to celebrate Sweet 16 achievement with pep rally Thursday

The Westminster College men's soccer team is set to have a send-off pep rally in Westminster Historic Gymnasium at 12:30 p.m. Thursday.

Missouri high school football player charged after hitting player with helmet

Colin W. Byrd, a center for Platte County R-3 High School, is charged with misdemeanor assault for the Oct. 18 incident.


Columbia women's soccer draws Vanguard for NAIA opener

The 2013 NAIA Women's Soccer National Championship opening round bracket was released Monday. Columbia College is scheduled to head to Costa Mesa, Calif., to take on Vanguard University on Saturday.

Westminster men's soccer advances to Division III Sweet 16

Westminster's men's soccer team beat Gustavus Adolphus College on Sunday to advance to the Sweet 16 of NCAA Division III soccer tournament. The team plays Loras College this weekend in Dubuque, Iowa.

Columbia College volleyball sweeps Park, advances to nationals

Columbia College volleyball beats Park University in three sets to claim the American Midwest Conference Tournament Championship.

Stephens College soccer recognized for good sportsmanship

The stars earn the American Midwest Conference Fair Play and Sportsmanship award for the second year in a row.

Columbia College women's soccer wins AMC Tournament championship

Columbia College defeated Park University 2-0 to capture the American Midwest Conference tournament championship. The team will play its next match on Nov. 23 in the NAIA National Championship opening round.

Columbia College volleyball finds redemption in win over Freed-Hardeman

Columbia College volleyball defeated Freed-Hardeman Thursday night to advance to the American Midwest Conference championships.

Missouri volleyball team excited for second meeting with Florida

The Missouri volleyball team travels to Gainesville, Fla., to play the Florida Gators on their home turf Friday.

Columbia College men's soccer falls in AMC semifinals

Columbia College lost 2-1 to Hannibal-LaGrange in the American Midwest Conference tournament semifinal game Tuesday night. The Cougars finished their season 11-6-3.

Organized Columbia College volleyball team moves on to AMC semifinals

The Cougars volleyball team is organized and disciplined, and it shows in their daily habits and in their 26-9 record. Columbia College hosted and defeated Lyon College in the quarterfinals of the American Midwest Conference volleyball tournament on Tuesday, 3-0 (25-18, 25-19, 25-10).

Stephens College basketball loses to Truman on the road

Stephens College basketball fell to Truman State University on Monday in an exhibition game.

Columbia College women's soccer advances to conference finals

Columbia beat Missouri Baptist 3-1 in an American Midwest Conference tournament semifinal Monday night.