Missouri finishes strong in football game against Central Florida

Missouri tailback Kendial Lawrence runs the ball late in the fourth quarter against Central Florida placekicker Rodrigo Quirarte on Saturday at Bright House Networks Stadium in Orlando, Fla.

Missouri finished strong in the football game against Central Florida and won 21-16.

PHOTO GALLERY: Fans cheer during Missouri-Central Florida game

Fans turned out at Bright House Networks Stadium in Orlando, Fla., to see the Tigers play the Central Florida Knights on Saturday.

Ninth annual Paws in the Park kicks off with the Mutt Strutt Fun Run

Columbia Second Chance's ninth annual Paws in the Park had a Mutt Strutt Fun Run, vendors, educational workshops and kid-friendly entertainment to cater to animal lovers. 

Murphy's return fuels Missouri's win over Central Florida

Marcus Murphy's punt return on Saturday against Central Florida shifted the momentum toward Missouri's favor.

PHOTO GALLERY: Missouri Tigers defeat Central Florida, 21-16

The Missouri Tigers defeated the Central Florida Knights on Saturday at Bright House Networks Stadium in Orlando, Fla.

PHOTO GALLERY: Missouri football warms up for game against Central Florida

The Missouri and Central Florida football teams warm up before the game Saturday at Bright House Networks Stadium.

Central Florida students, fans party on the lawn before game time

On game days at Central Florida, one long, rectangular strip of lawn contains an entire student body. Tents stretch as far as the eye can see, lining the outside of the lawn along the white paved walkways.

PHOTO GALLERY: Fans tailgate before Missouri-Central Florida game

Tigers and Knights fans gathered to tailgate Saturday on the University of Central Florida campus before the Missouri-Central Florida football game.

Missouri vs. Central Florida: Live game-day Twitter conversation

Check out a list of Twitter accounts related to Missouri vs. Central Florida and see what people are saying about the game.

Missouri fans relieved, agitated during and after Central Florida game

Missouri fans expressed excitement on Twitter upon seeing their team play better after being embarrassed by South Carolina last week.

PHOTO GALLERY: Les Bourgeois holds annual Crush Festival

Visitors stomped grapes Saturday at the annual Crush Festival at Les Bourgeois Vineyards in Rocheport.

PHOTO GALLERY: Harvest Hootenanny at Columbia Center for Urban Agriculture

People enjoyed food, live music and games at the Harvest Hootenanny on Saturday at the Columbia Center for Urban Agriculture farm.

PHOTO GALLERY: Columbia's canines play at Paws in the Park

The Missourian's community outreach team was at Paws in the Park on Saturday, taking pictures of attendees with their four-legged friends.

PHOTO GALLERY: Hickman defeats Jefferson City

Hickman football beat Jefferson City 14-9 on Friday night.

PHOTO GALLERY: Missouri volleyball loses to Texas A&M

Missouri volleyball lost 3-1 to Texas A&M on Friday.

Missouri cross country men finish fourth at Greater Louisville Classic

The Missouri men placed fourth overall in the race, while the women finished 16th.


Columbia College men's soccer ties against Lyon

The eighth-ranked Cougars remain undefeated at 8-0-3 and are 3-0-1 in American Midwest Conference play.

Columbia College women's soccer loses first American Midwest Conference game

The Columbia College women's soccer team lost its first game in American Midwest Conference play, falling 2-0 to Lyon College on Saturday in Batesville, Ark.

Man robbed and assaulted near MU Medical School Library

A man was robbed and assaulted on Saturday morning near the MU Medical School Library.

Bernard Daniel Simon served in WWII, enjoyed serving Columbia

Mr. Simon enjoyed serving the community and had positions on numerous community boards and committees.