Missouri fights for ball [Photo]

Missouri's Sydney Crafton fights for possession of the basketball with Kansas' Tania Jackson. Missouri coach Robin Pingeton said she appreciated her team's effort to go after loose balls. "I thought it was contagious,” she said.

Brown drives past Kansas [Photo]

Missouri's RaeShara Brown drives past Kansas' Diara Moore during Wednesday's game at Mizzou Arena. Brown scored a game-high 22 points.

Bailey Gee looks to make pass [Photo]

Missouri's Bailey Gee looks to make a pass as Kansas' Angel Goodrich, left, and Keena Mays, back, defend. Gee is a versatile player for the Tigers, but she only played four minutes against the Jayhawks.

Hickman vs. Rock Bridge: girls basketball [Slideshow]

The Hickman High School and Rock Bridge High School girls varsity basketball teams met on Wednesday evening for their yearly crosstown rivalry game. Students and fans from both schools filled the Hickman High School auditorium to cheer on their respective teams.

Traci Wilson-Kleekamp asks Charles Blow a question during Q&A [Photo]

During a question and answer period, Traci Wilson-Kleekamp, diversity coordinator for the MU School of Medicine, asks Charles Blow about his thoughts on civic education and President Obama's recent State of the Union Address on Wednesday at Stotler Lounge in Memorial Union. Attendees had an opportunity to ask questions after Blow's lecture.

Charles Blow speaks at MU Lecture [Photo]

The New York Times columnist Charles Blow speaks at Stotler Lounge in Memorial Union on Wednesday. His lecture, 'A Lie Cannot Live: Rescuing Honest Political Debate From Apathy and Disengagement' was a part of the 2011 Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. celebration at MU.

Michael Chambers stands in front of his home [Photo]

Wednesday evening, Michael Chambers, right, and neighbor Kenny Wood discuss the events of a vehicle break-in at Chambers' house. Chambers held the attempted-robbery suspect at gunpoint Tuesday morning until police arrived.

Chris Egbert takes the stand [Photo]

Chris Egbert, the detective for the missing person report filed for Becky Doisy in 1976, tells the story of his endeavors to locate Johnny Wright the week after Doisy went missing.

Palmer reviews a document [Photo]

The assistant prosecuting attorney showed Mary Susan Palmer a document Wednesday in the Boone County Courthouse. Palmer recognized the document as being in her own script, but she failed to remember having written it.

Counselors disagree in Wright case [Photo]

After a disagreement between the counselors over the legitimacy of the prosecution's objections, the counselors discuss the matter with Judge Gary Oxenhandler.

Wright's defense attorney rubs his head [Photo]

Defense attorney Cleveland Tyson rubs his forehead after assistant prosecuting attorney Richard Hicks repeatedly objected to his questions for witness Mary Susan Palmer during the Rebecca Doisy murder trial on Wednesday.

Former co-worker of Becky Doisy testifies at trial [Photo]

Cynthia Sue Spiegel, a former co-worker of Becky Doisy, recounts the happenings of morning of Aug. 7, 1976, when Spiegel went to breakfast at Ernie's Cafe and Steakhouse, where both women worked. Spiegel said she was surprised that Doisy was not at work, so she went to her apartment to try and find her.

Johnny Wright consults with his attorney [Photo]

Defendant Johnny Wright listens to his defense attorney, Cleveland Tyson, during a quick recess Wednesday during the trial for the death of Rebecca Doisy.

Damaged Tiger Spot mosaic [Photo]

Damage to Tiger Spot as a result of vandalism and weather has left MU considering abandoning the mosaic.

Two cars towed from collision on I-70 Drive [Photo]

A silver Chevy Cavalier and a gray Toyota Camry are towed from the scene of a three-car accident on Wednesday in front of the Days Inn on I-70 Drive Southwest. Two of the drivers were transported to the hospital with minor injuries sustained in the accident.

Missouri inmate population and age [Graphic]

Prisons across the state saw inmates age 50 and over jump from 4.4 percent of inmate population in 1979 to nearly 15 percent in 2009.

Car in I-70 collision gets towed [Photo]

A gray Toyota Camry was towed from the scene of a three-car accident on Wednesday in front of the Days Inn on I-70 Drive Southwest. Three adult drivers were involved in the accident.

Jack Lindsey in the Army [Photo]

A photo of Jack Lindsey during his time in the U.S. Army.

Jack Lindsey has been in prison for 27 years [Photo]

Jack Lindsey has been in prison in Missouri for 27 years, serving a sentence for shooting a policeman in 1978.

Donald Cupps to join curators [Photo]

Donald Cupps has been nominated by Gov. Jay Nixon as a member of UM System Board of Curators.