Oct. 8, 1992: the first night football game at MU

Thursday, October 8, 2009 | 12:01 a.m. CDT; updated 12:10 p.m. CDT, Thursday, October 8, 2009

COLUMBIA — The last time Missouri played a midweek football game, it was another Thursday, another Oct. 8 and another fifth game of the season played before ESPN cameras. The date is probably the only coincidence here — midweek games are typically played on Thursdays and covered by ESPN.