Final drive lifts Syracuse above Missouri on Senior Day

Missouri wide receiver Dorial Green-Beckham runs in 70-yard touchdown pass for the first score of the game against Syracuse University on Saturday at Faurot Field.

Syracuse walked away with the 31-27 victory on Missouri's Senior Day.

Despite good start, pace slows for Missouri offense

After jumping out to a 17-3 lead in the first half, the Missouri football team fell to Syracuse 31-27 on Saturday at Memorial Stadium.

PHOTO GALLERY: Syracuse defeats Missouri at Memorial Stadium

Missouri and Syracuse squared off at Memorial Stadium on Saturday. The final score was Syracuse 31, Missouri 27.

PHOTO GALLERY: Tigers' seniors recognized at Missouri-Syracuse game

Seniors received support at Missouri's game against Syracuse on Saturday. 

PHOTO GALLERY: Missouri fans relax in fall sun before Syracuse game

The warm fall weather Saturday brought Missouri fans out to celebrate their tailgating traditions. 

Ashland community members form brigade to finish move to library

Volunteers formed a human chain that stretched from the former Southern Boone County Public Library location on East Broadway to the new facility on North Main Street.

Missouri vs. Syracuse: Live game-day Twitter conversation

Check out what people are saying on Twitter about Missouri's senior day vs. Syracuse.

Missouri fans tweet reactions about Syracuse game

As Missouri suffered a come-from-behind defeat against Syracuse on Saturday, Tigers fans shared their thoughts on the highs and lows of the game via Twitter.

Golden Knights parachute on to Faurot Field to express thanks

The U.S. Army Golden Knights made their first appearance at Faurot Field to give thanks to University Hospital's Trauma Center for saving their teammate, Howard Sanborn. 

Sparse crowd gathers at Memorial Stadium before Missouri's home finale

Missouri and Syracuse fans turned out in small numbers to watch Saturday's game.

Two early fires damage Columbia home, Boone County barn

The fires were at a home on South El Dorado Drive in Columbia and a barn on Old Rocheport Road in Rocheport.

Dispute continues between Centerstate TDD, Menards over collecting sales tax

Menards didn't collect an extra half-cent sales tax for Centerstate TDD during its first six months of operation in 2009. The company has been asked to pay an estimated $50,000 to $70,000, plus penalties and interest, but it has refused to do so.

TIGERS REPORT ARCHIVE: Missouri players prepare for senior day against Syracuse

We've looked back through the Missourian's archive of coverage available to our digital subscribers about the Missouri Tigers' 2012 football team while they make a late season push to become bowl eligible.

Rock Bridge boys soccer team finishes third at state tournament

The Rock Bridge boys soccer team beat Rockhurst 3-1 Saturday to claim the third-place trophy in the Class 3 state tournament.

Columbia College men's soccer advances in NAIA tournament

The Cougars defeated Cardinal Stritch in overtime penalty kicks the opening round of the NAIA national tournament Saturday in in Columbia. 

Some Republicans say GOP needs to get with the times

Interviews with more than a dozen Republicans at all levels of the party indicated that postelection soul-searching must quickly turn into a period of action.

Democrats stiffen spines against trimming benefits

Many Democrats in Congress are digging in their heels when it comes to discussing cuts to Medicare, Medicaid and Social Security. 

Low Mississippi River water levels may halt barges

Mississippi River interests fear the reduced flow will force a halt to barge traffic at the river's midpoint. They warn the economic fallout will be enormous, potentially forcing job cuts, raising fuel costs and pinching the nation's food supply.



AP source says Big Ten talking to Maryland, Rutgers

A person familiar with the situation tells The Associated Press that Maryland and Rutgers are in discussions with the Big Ten to possibly join the conference in 2014.

MISSOURI FOOTBALL: Syracuse Orange defeats Tigers, 31-27

The Missouri Tigers and the Syracuse Orange, both 5-5, are squaring off today at Memorial Stadium. Check back throughout the game for score updates and links to Missourian coverage.