Missouri raises SEC flag to signify official move to conference

Monday, July 2, 2012 | 11:39 a.m. CDT; updated 1:25 p.m. CDT, Monday, July 2, 2012
Missouri Athletic Director Mike Alden speaks during the ceremonial flag raising of the SEC flag on Monday at Walsworth Plaza in Mizzou Arena. From the command center of Mizzou Arena, Gary Anders raised the new flag.

COLUMBIA — A flag raising ceremony was held at Mizzou Arena on Monday morning to mark MU's official move to the Southeastern Conference.

The Southeastern Conference flag flies outside Mizzou Arena above Walsworth Plaza. The ceremonial flag raising took place on Monday to mark Missouri's official move to the conference.

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.


Richard Saunders July 2, 2012 | 12:30 p.m.

A white flag????

(Report Comment)

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.