Vandiver car accident [Photo]

Kiffer Slate, left, and Travis Burton of Slate & Towing load Zane Hildreth's Pontiac Grand Prix onto their tow truck on Highway 63 near Vandiver Dr. in north Columbia on Friday. Gene Cunnigham, 82, drove the wrong way on Highway 63 with his Ford F-150 and collided with Hildreth.

MU men's basketball player Marcus Denmon vs. Nebraska [Photo]

Missouri's Marcus Denmon drives against Nebraska's Brandon Ubel, front left, and Ray Gallegos, back left, in Saturday's Tigers victory at Mizzou Arena.

Three Creek land sale [Graphic]

Realtor John John is negotiating with the Department of Conservation to buy and sell land around the Three Creeks Conservation Area.

MU women's basketball player Christine Flores vs. Baylor [Photo]

Missouri's Christine Flores, center, moves to the basket against Baylor on Saturday afternoon against Baylor. Flores had 15 points and nine rebounds for the Tigers.

Hickman wrestling tournament [Photo]

Rock Bridge sophomore Josh McKinley, right, competes against Oakville's Alex Swartz in the 148-pound weight class Friday night at the Hickman wrestling tournament.

Hickman wrestling champ [Photo]

Hickman freshman wrestler J'den Cox wrestles Parkway South's Andrew Hayes on Saturday during the Hickman wrestling tournament. Cox won the bout 21-5 in the 171-pound weight class.

Get to know your grain [Graphic]

As popularity of whole grains continues to increase, getting educated about whole grains is important. A whole grain is most commonly found milled up into flour and used to make breads, cereals, pasta, crackers and other grain-based foods. Its health benefits include, but are not limited to: reduced constipation, fewer hemorroids, lower risk of diverticular disease, lower cholesterol levels, decreased risk of cardiovasular disease, reduced risk of cancer and reduced risk of Type II diabetes.

MU gymnast Guider [Photo]

Senior Danielle Guider performs her floor routine during the Pink Out meet against Iowa State. Guider set new season highs in all three events she competed in.

MU gymnastics' Pink Out [Photo]

MU gymnasts Allie Heizelman and Sandra Ostad sign T-shirts for Erica Mingus, Katie Bagley, Sarah Bagley and Mia Hale. The four girls were part of a group from Fairview Elementary School that attended the Pink Out meet.

Floor Routine Finish [Photo]

MU gymnast Sarah Shire wraps up her floor performance during the Pink Out meet against Iowa State on Friday night at the Hearnes Center. Shire recorded a 9.950 on floor and slid into third place on the Missouri all-time list.

Fast break [Photo]

Douglass senior Darrius Edwards dribbles up the court on a fast break followed by senior Tanner Cassil.

Loose ball [Photo]

Douglass senior Tanner Cassil loses control of the ball while sophomore Justin Myers watches and Russellville junior Rusty Calvin attempts to block.

Douglass' Estes takes a jump shot [Photo]

Frederick Douglass junior Lorenzo Estes takes a jump shot against Russellville on Friday at Smithton Middle School. The Frederick Douglass Bulldogs beat the Indians 60-59 in a close contest.

Kaussen at the Peace Nook [Photo]

Valerie Kaussen, an MU French professor, and Archie Blumhorst discuss the economic status of Haiti after Kaussen spoke to an overflowing room about Haiti's poor conditions during a talk at the Peace Nook on Friday.

Kaussen speaks for Haiti [Photo]

Valerie Kaussen, an MU French professor, spoke to an audience at the Peace Nook on Friday night about the plight in Haiti. After Kaussen finished, $825 was raised for Haiti by passing a hat.

Showcase Showdown [Photo]

A mix of art mediums was on display Friday at the Showcase Showdown, a gallery exhibit featuring the work of current graduate students in MU's Art Department.

Learning about art [Photo]

Steve Woods tries to explain one of the exhibits to his 4 year-old daughter, Jane, at the MU art department's graduate student showcase on Friday.

Art display [Photo]

Jake Johnson looks at the exhibit "It's a Pig Eat Pig World" at a showcase sponsored by the MU art department Friday. Johnson is a graduate student in the department and had work on display at the gallery.

Art showcase [Photo]

Ian Shelly helps Nancy Brown put the finishing touches on her display, "It's a Pig Eat Pig World," in the few minutes before the annual graduate student showcase for the MU art department opened on Friday.

The Week in Pictures, Jan. 16-22 [Slideshow]