PHOTO GALLERY: Tailgating before Missouri-Arizona State football game

Saturday, September 15, 2012 | 5:04 p.m. CDT; updated 10:35 p.m. CDT, Saturday, September 15, 2012
Brandon Shoupe holds a football at a tailgate for his 30th birthday Saturday before the Missouri-Arizona State game.

COLUMBIA — Fans gathered for tailgating Saturday before the Missouri Tigers vs. Arizona State Sun Devils game.

Scott Meyer, left, and Laura Sielfleisch assemble their tailgate tent at Lot X on Saturday afternoon before the Missouri Tigers played the Arizona State Sun Devils at Memorial Stadium. (MARYSA GREENAWALT/ Missourian)

Drew Coco and Brandon Shoupe play football in Lot X on Saturday. Shoupe was celebrating his 30th birthday at the tailgate and had tiger stripes dyed in his hair. (KILE BREWER/Missourian)

Missouri fans play a game of flip cup before Saturday's game against Arizona State on Saturday. (KILE BREWER/Missourian)

Marching Mizzou and the Golden Girls cheer on the Missouri football Tigers football team before they enter Memorial Stadium at Tiger Walk on Saturday afternoon. (MARYSA GREENAWALT/Missourian)

Clint McComb, left, and Jamie Ramirez tease Missouri fans while tailgating Saturday afternoon, Sept. 15, 2012 outside Memorial Stadium. McComb and Ramirez traveled to Columbia for a reunion with 15 Arizona State alumni from five different states. (MARYSA GREENAWALT/Missourian)

Rommel of Columbia stands over a Jayhawk doll Saturday outside Memorial Stadium before the Missouri-Arizona State game. (BRIDGET MURPHY/Missourian)

Scott Sergent holds his laughing 3-year-old daughter, Harper, on Saturday outside Memorial Stadium before Missouri's game against Arizona State. (BRIDGET MURPHY/Missourian)

Dotty Frier, top left, and Russ Stokes, bottom left, tailgate with Betty Stokes before the Missouri football game against Arizona State on Saturday outside Memorial Stadium. Russ Stokes has been to every game except for one season since 1960. (BRIDGET MURPHY/Missourian)

Golden Girl Sabrina McEvers performs before the Missouri Tigers' football game against Arizona State. (JAIME HENRY-WHITE/Missourian)

Jack Frier tailgates before the Missouri-Arizona State football game Saturday at Memorial Stadium. Frier, who has only missed two home football games since 1947,  played football and baseball for Missouri. (JAIME HENRY-WHITE/Missourian)

Savannah Cossey, 11, slides down the hill across from Memorial Stadium in front of the Hearnes Center. (JAIME HENRY-WHITE/Missourian)

Missouri cheerleaders use pink pompoms in honor of the Susan G. Komen for the Cure Mid-Missouri foundation during the Missouri vs. Arizona football game at Memorial Stadium on Saturday. (CONNIE MCCOLLOM/Missourian)


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