Buck heads on display at Missouri Deer Classic [Photo]

Buck heads that were a part of the buck contest on display at the Missouri Deer Classic held this weekend at the Boone County Fairgrounds. Two types of classes were in the contest, current and historical with current having deer harvested in the last five years and historical having deer harvested six years ago or more.

Coach Stein gets number 250 [Slideshow]

MU women's basketball beat Texas Tech in overtime Sunday. The win was head coach Cindy Stein's 250th.

SLIDESHOW: Enjoying the weekend weather [Slideshow]

Columbia residents headed outside Friday and Saturday to enjoy the warm weather.

Enjoying the weekend weather [Photo]

Michael Byrne pushes his son Griffin Byrne on a swing at Stephens Lake Park on Friday. With temperatures in the 50s and 60s over the weekend, Columbia residents ventured outside on the first warm days of spring.

MU softball player Catherine Lee at practice [Photo]

After high school, Catherine Lee was looking to play for an SEC school and was considering Georgia Tech, where Ehren Earleywine had been the coach. Earleywine was packing his bags to come coach for Missouri when letters expressing Lee's interest arrived at Georgia Tech.

MU softball player Catherine Lee talks with a teammate [Photo]

Missouri's Catherine Lee, right, talks with teammate Abby Vock at a practice Friday at Dan Devine Pavillion. Lee is one of the Tigers' most talkative players according to junior Rhea Taylor, another Georgia native who was glad to hear Lee was joining the team.

Balance beam grin [Photo]

MU senior Brooke Boehmer, left, and MU graduate student Lee Ann Isgrig help Hayden Ess, 3, on the balance beam at the adapted gymnastics practice in the Hearnes Center on Friday. "He loves the beams. That's probably his favorite," said Nicki Ess, Hayden's mother.

Tickle therapy [Photo]

From left, MU junior Taylor McMillan, an occupational therapy student, MU junior Jessica Reaves, a pre-occupational therapy student, and Malinda Jackson, 5, tickle Thomas Jackson, 7, at the adapted gymnastics practice in the Hearnes Center on Friday. McMillan and Reaves serve as volunteer coaches for the gymnastics program and have worked with Thomas for about two years through Boone County Family Resources and the Thompson Center for Autism.

First practice [Photo]

Abby Schuller, a first year professional student in the occupational therapy program, holds Shelbi Ritter, 4, at the adapted gymnastics practice in the Hearnes Center on Friday. Shelbi's parents, Ben and Crystal Ritter, brought her from Jefferson City to attend the practice for the first time that night.

Missouri men's basketball player Kim English vs. Kansas [Photo]

Missouri guard Kim English jumps for a basket as Kansas guard Sherron Collins tries to block.

Missouri men's basketball player Zaire Taylor vs. Kansas [Photo]

Missouri guard Zaire Taylor is blocked by Kansas defense during Saturday's game. Taylor scored five points for the Tigers.

Missouri men's basketball player Keith Ramsey vs. Kansas [Photo]

Missouri forward Keith Ramsey looks for an opening against Kansas center Cole Aldrich during Saturday's game at Mizzou Arena. Ramsey got the most playing time for the Tigers with 36 minutes.

Best efforts come up short [Photo]

Missouri guard Zaire Taylor, left, attempts to score while forward Keith Ramsey defends against Kansas' center Markieff Morris and guard Xavier Henry in the second half of the Missouri v. Kansas game at Mizzou Arena on Saturday. Although MU scored first, Kansas would go on to win 77-56.

Crowds of black and gold [Photo]

People enter Mizzou Arena to watch the MU-KU basketball game.

Fans of all ages [Photo]

Jenna Lawson, left, brings her daughter o the MU-KU game.

Scalping tickets [Photo]

A scalper sells tickets before the MU-KU game on Saturday.

Helping others on the way to the game [Photo]

An MU student donates money for the Leukemia Lymphoma Society on her way to the MU-KU game.

A nice day for a bike ride [Photo]

Tom Schneider took advantage of the nice weather by riding his bike to the MU-KU basketball game.

Walking to the game [Photo]

People walk to Mizzou Arena to see the MU-KU rivalry basketball game on Saturday.

English Language Learners program [Graphic]