advertisement

Friendly competition between MU, KU to donate food

Tuesday, November 22, 2011 | 4:30 p.m. CST

COLUMBIA — MU and the University of Kansas are competing in the fifth annual virtual food drive for Harvesters Community Food Network. The money raised will be donated to the organization's Kansas City branch. 

People can donate online until 2:30 p.m. Saturday when the football game between the two universities begins.

Although MU has won for the competition for the past four years, as of 4 p.m. Tuesday, MU had raised $8,400 while the University of Kansas had raised $11,580. 

Along with this friendly competition, the Mizzou Alumni Association is sponsoring two events before the game. Missouri Athletics Director Mike Alden and former Missouri football players Tony Temple and Corby Jones will participate in a rally hosted by Steven St. John, a Kansas City radio presenter.

People are also invited to attend the Border Showdown Tailgate at the Founder's Club and Arrowhead Field before the game.


Like what you see here? Become a member.


Show Me the Errors (What's this?)

Report corrections or additions here. Leave comments below here.

You must be logged in to participate in the Show Me the Errors contest.


Comments

Leave a comment

Speak up and join the conversation! Make sure to follow the guidelines outlined below and register with our site. You must be logged in to comment. (Our full comment policy is here.)

  • Don't use obscene, profane or vulgar language.
  • Don't use language that makes personal attacks on fellow commenters or discriminates based on race, religion, gender or ethnicity.
  • Use your real first and last name when registering on the website. It will be published with every comment. (Read why we ask for that here.)
  • Don’t solicit or promote businesses.

We are not able to monitor every comment that comes through. If you see something objectionable, please click the "Report comment" link.

You must be logged in to comment.

Forget your password?

Don't have an account? Register here.

advertisements