COLUMBIA — The parade's start time was pushed back to noon from the traditional 8 a.m. to accommodate the broadcast of ESPN's College GameDay on the Francis Quadrangle. Russ Mitchell, CBS Evening News anchor and MU alum, was the grand marshal.
SLIDESHOW: Scenes from the MU Homecoming parade
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