Preseason hype readies fans for MU football action

Wednesday, August 27, 2008 | 11:08 p.m. CDT; updated 9:11 a.m. CDT, Monday, June 8, 2009

COLUMBIA - Jacqueline Farley senses a fall spice in the air. It's a little after 8 on the college football season's first Monday morning of game week, and the MU junior has witnessed mid-Missouri arise from summertime slumber. A steady pace of fans come, greeting her at the Mizzou Arena ticket office window eager to claim their slice of the most anticipated MU football season in decades.