September 13, 2008
From left, MU students Darrick Farr, Doug Granda, Levi Hoyes, and Max Leslie brave the rain to root on their team from the front row of the Tigers' Lair cheering section at Memorial Stadium.
Wide receiver Jarred Perry catches a 13-yard pass from Chase Daniel before being tackled by Nevada's Isaiah Frey. On the next play Daniel sent a 27-yard touchdown pass to Perry, bringing the score to Missouri 24, Nevada 7 in the second quarter.
MU wide receiver Jeremy Maclin sprints down the sideline for an 80-yard touchdown reception during the first quarter.
Jeremy Maclin is dragged down by Nevada defensive back Kevin Rutland in the first half.
Jeremy Maclin high-fives members of Tiger's Lair following Saturday's game against the Nevada Wolfpack. Maclin scored three touchdowns in the Tigers' 69-17 victory.
MU linebacker Jeff Gettys celebrates in the endzone after running back an interception for a touchdown in the fourth quarter.
Running back Vai Taua is brought down by the Missouri defensive line in the second half of the Tigers' 69-17 victory.
Chase Daniel passes downfield during the first half of the Tigers' 69-17 victory. Not only did Daniel set a team record for career passing yards, but he's also now No. 1 in career completion percentage.
Chase Daniel takes the snap and prepares to pass during the first half of Saturday's game against the Nevada Wolfpack. Daniel broke the team record for passing yards during the game.
Missouri quarterback Chase Daniel lets loose an 80-yard pass to receiver Jeremy Maclin for the Tigers' second touchdown Saturday against Nevada.
Famous Russian poet Yevgeny Yevtushenko performed his poem "The Lead Honorarium" in honor of the centennial anniversary of the Missouri School of Journalism. Yevtushenko first read the poem in Russian and followed it with an English translation Friday night.
Lauren Gafke, 7, of Henderson, Nev., considers her dessert options at the Taste of Missouri event Friday night. Desserts included carrot cake, fruit and local pies.
Students, alumni, and attendees of the Missouri School of Journalism's 100 year Centennial and Dedication ceremonies look on as Igor Smirnoff hosts a seminar on digital magazines and newspapers during the Technology Summit portion of the week's events Friday in Fisher Auditorium.
Edward Dolbashian conducts an orchestra made up of MU faculty and students from the School of Music. They performed "Telling the Story, Fair and True" before the presentation by famed poet Yevgeny Yevtushenko.
MU tight end Chase Coffman evades Nevada defensive backs Kevin Grimes (20) and Mike Evans (28) on his way to the endzone during the third quarter.
Bob Van Leer, a 1951 graduate of the Missouri School of Journalism, traveled from Oregon to attend this week's Centennial and Dedication ceremonies. Van Leer, 81, published and edited the Curry County Reporter in Gold Beach, Ore., with his late wife, Betty, for 41 years.
Alex Keckeisen cheers after he makes a good throw in a game of washers Saturday at Reactor Field. Keckeisen wears a gorilla costume to tailgate because he says "Chase Coffman is a beast."
"We're going to continue to have print," Carol Loomis said. "I think there's going to continue to be a market for it, but as a business, it's never going to be as good as it has been."
Quarterback Chase Daniel passes 80 yards to Jeremy Maclin for the Tigers' second touchdown of the game. With that pass, Daniel became Missouri's all-time passing leader with 8,846 yards.
Tigers defensive lineman Tommy Chavis battles Nevada tight end Kevin Bohr during the first half of Saturday's game.