MU athletic staff pass out Truman the Tiger toys at Joplin's Red Cross shelter

May 26, 2011 | 9:33 p.m. CDT
MU Athletics Director of Development for Donor Services Carly Northup holds a handful of plush Truman tigers to hand out to children and adults staying at the Red Cross emergency shelter located on the Missouri Southern State University campus in Joplin. MU's men's basketball coach, Frank Haith, along with other MU athletic staff members, spent Thursday visiting with those affected by the devastating tornado that hit the town Sunday, May 22.

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