October 24, 2009
Tissue-paper flowers sit on a table at Sarah Overfelt's wedding reception. Her sister, Olivia Taylor, created the bouquets as part of an array of money-saving techniques employed for the wedding.
William Clinch, center, listens with his public defenders Paul Hood and Jennifer Bukowsky yesterday during prosecutor Dan Knight's questioning of Amanda Clinch.
Missouri wrestler Nick Marable was third at 165 pounds at last season’s NCAA Championships after winning a Big 12 Conference championship.
Missouri's RaeShara Brown, center, listens to instructions from the coaches during Saturday's women's basketball scrimmage at Brewer Fieldhouse.
Missouri women's basketball players Bailey Gee, left, and Amanda Hanneman play in Saturday's scrimmage at Brewer Fieldhouse.
Jay Scudder, 16, right, a five-year veteran of marching band at the Adair County R-II High School in Brashear, rehearses with his saxophone before the start of the MU Homecoming Parade on Saturday.
Ashley Zimmer, 16, center, a junior at Fatima High School in Westphalia, practices marching in formation with the band before the start of the MU Homecoming Parade at the Conley Avenue parking garage on Saturday. This is Zimmer's third year in the marching band.
Rock Bridge High School senior Trey Millard (9) carries the ball down field to gain the Bruins a first down against Blue Springs South on Friday night. The Bruins beat the Jaguars 41-34.
Four-year-old Chase Hoffman, center, cheers "ZOU" in front of Delta Tau Delta during Homecoming festivities on Friday night.
Senior Zaire Taylor tries to take a shot while being blocked by sophomore Miguel Paul and freshman John Underwood at the Black and Gold game Friday night.
Sophomore Kim English tries to take a shot past the block of freshman John Underwood at the Black and Gold game Friday night.
Freshman John Underwood takes a shot at the Black and Gold game on Friday night. The Black team won the scrimmage 91-82.
October 23, 2009
From left, freshman Michael Dixon, sophomore Laurence Bowers, senior Keith Ramsey and junior Justin Safford wait for a rebound during the Black and Gold game on Friday night at Mizzou Arena. The game kicked off the team's season with 5,324 people in attendance at the scrimmage.
Hickman defensive end Devon Campbell takes his position at the line of scrimmage against James Mann of the Troy-Buchanan Trojans during the second quarter on Friday night.
Hickman running back Ryan Asbury gets tackled by Troy-Buchanan football players on Friday night.
Hickman High junior Josh German prepares to make a move against the Troy-Buchanan Trojans during Friday night's game. German made his first high school interception during the first quarter that eventually led to Hickman winning 53-14.
Gold team forward Laurence Bowers, far left, goes for the dunk during the first half of the Black & Gold game Friday night.
MU senior guard J.T. Tiller looks to pass off the ball during the first half of the Black & Gold game at Mizzou Arena Friday night.
Black team guard Zaire Taylor, left, tries to break past gold team guard J.T. Tiller, right, during the second half of the Black & Gold game at Mizzou Arena Friday night.
Hickman wide receiver Dominic Price runs to make a touchdown against Troy-Buchanan during the second quarter on Friday night. Hickman won 53-14.