Twitter coverage of news conference on Pinkel's suspension

Thursday, November 17, 2011 | 4:48 p.m. CST; updated 7:33 p.m. CST, Thursday, November 17, 2011

The Missourian live-tweeted the news conference of Missouri Athletics Director Mike Alden on Thursday afternoon. Alden announced that head coach Gary Pinkel's arrest on suspicion of DWI would lead to a one-week suspension, effective immediately.

People following along on Twitter were generally supportive of Alden's sanctions. Here is a collection of the Missourian's tweets and online reactions.


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