November 22, 2007
Missouri defeated Kansas 42-17 last season at Faurot Field, tying the series — at least according to the MU record books — at 53 wins for each side.
From left, Lovena Cadet, Bianca Aaron and Marie Henry serve food as John Fisher, one of the owners of Lee’s Famous Recipe Chicken, greets a friend during the Salvation Army’s Thanksgiving dinner. This was the first year the dinner was held at Lee’s.
Quarterback Terry McMillan led Missouri’s play-action attack in 1969
The winner of Saturday's game gets the MU-KU drum, the rivalry’s trophy. There's much more on the line this season, though.
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November 21, 2007
From left to right, troop leader Dan Tevis, Spencer Mills, Carl Wegener and Nick Sublett, all volunteers from Boy Scout Troop 708, sauté diced onions and green peppers Wednesday in the kitchen of Stamper Commons cafeteria at Stephens College. The Thanksgiving dinner, hosted by First Ward Councilwoman Almeta Crayton, will be served at noon on Thursday,in the Kimball Ballroom in Lela Raney Wood Hall on the Stephens College campus. Crayton expects to serve about 300 people.
Mark Morgan, left, scoops green beans as his wife, Karen Morgan, picks out an odd-looking bean on Wednesday in the kitchen of Stamper Commons on Stephens College campus. The Morgans, who have been helping at the dinner for several years, were one of the many families to volunteer for the dinner.
Former KU football coach Don Fambrough poses next to a poster featuring himself that was distributed during one of his stints as head coach.
Turkeys sit on a baker’s rack waiting to be seasoned as volunteers discuss what needs to be done next.
November 20, 2007
Pat White and West Virginia ran ahead of Missouri in this week’s BCS standings.
Columbia College guard Whitney Davis calls a play against Lambuth on Monday night.
After leading the Bruins in scoring, rebounding, steals, blocks and field goal percentage last season, Katherine Harry has hit the weight room and improved her jump shot.
Missouri 157-pounder Michael Chandler, left, ties up against teammate Emanuel Brooks at last month’s Black & Gold meet. Chandler lost the match by a point, but came to see it as motivation and since has gone 5-0 in regular season competition.
Trish Vincent is the new chief of staff for Gov. Matt Blunt.
Ed Martin resigned as Gov. Blunt's chief of staff.
Jeffrey Spear, a fourth-year medical student at MU, performs an endotracheal intubation on "Russ," a human patient simulator, on Monday. Using the physiologically-correct mannequin helps the students learn how patients might respond to medications.