MU football players mark first day of practice

Thursday, August 5, 2010 | 11:33 p.m. CDT; updated 11:39 p.m. CDT, Thursday, August 5, 2010

COLUMBIA — Marcus Lucas' smile was as bright as the setting Missouri sun after the first day of Missouri's preseason football camp. Growing up in Liberty, Lucas dreamed of playing for the Tigers, and after practice on Thursday, he was officially a member of the team.