After trailing by 11 points at halftime, Missouri (4-4) pulled ahead and beat then-No. 16 Texas A&M (5-3) in overtime on Saturday in College Station, Texas.
Fans of Missouri and Missouri Southern State University gathered to support the Joplin tornado survivors and the rebuilding of a community devastated by a natural disaster.
Gov. Jay Nixon spoke in the locker rooms before the game and was among the 3,477 people in the record crowd. The Classic raised at least $375,000 for United Way's Joplin tornado relief efforts.
Football dominated the week's most-read stories with talk about conference realignment, big conference games and a look at Columbia during a typical football weekend.
Tulsa, Okla., and Joplin Habitat for Humanity teams have joined efforts for the Ten for Joplin project, which aims to build 10 houses in 16 days for low-income families impacted by the May 22 tornado in Joplin.
Church members dressed up their cars for the Trick or Trunk event at Broadway Christian Church on Sunday afternoon.
Big wins by the St. Louis Cardinals and Missouri football team, as well as a costume contest, cheerleading clinic and Ozark hellbenders dominated the week in photos.
Fall Into Art, a community-wide art show that mixes art, music and education, took place this weekend.
The incident left a 21-year-old man in life-threatening condition and a 22-year-old woman with a forearm injury.
Isaac Guest, 31, was struck when he ran into the path of a vehicle, according to the state highway patrol. He was taken to Boone Hospital Center where he was stabilized and was transferred to University Hospital.
After Tony Stewart won Sunday's Sprint Cup race in Martinsville, he warned points leader Carl Edwards to look out for him during the series' remaining three races.
Fans packed Busch Stadium and the surrounding streets to celebrate and honor the World Series champion Cardinals.
An early Nor'easter hit the Northeast this weekend, leaving millions of people without power.
A nor'easter has caused at least three deaths and left millions without power in the Northeast.
A lawsuit filed by Auditor Tom Schweich questions whether Gov. Jay Nixon is abusing his gubernatorial powers by amending the budget approved by lawmakers or if he is within his Constitutional realm.
Three people have been missing since the explosion Saturday night, but officials with Barlett Grain Co. decided it was unsafe for rescuers to be inside the facility.
Physicist Richard Muller, previously a skeptic of global warming, will present findings that global warming is real at a conference on Monday.
Broadway Christian Church held its Trick or Trunk event on Sunday afternoon.