Missouri football's Franklin doesn't follow Pinkel's advice, leads Tigers against Toledo

The Missouri Tigers defeated the Toledo Rockets 38-23 on Saturday at Memorial Stadium.

Before Missouri's 38-23 win over Toledo on Saturday, Pinkel and offensive coordinator Josh Henson told Franklin to be smart when he scrambles out of the pocket and make sure to get down before taking a hit. Franklin may have been listening to their advice, but he didn't follow it.


Missouri football defeats Toledo with Golden opportunity

Markus Golden ran for 30 touchdowns as a high school senior, but Missouri didn't recruit him to play running back. He still found a way to show off his speed in the Tigers' 38-23 victory on Saturday evening.

Missouri football defeats Toledo 38-23

The Rockets totaled 387 yards of total offense, but James Franklin and the Tigers outgunned them in the fourth quarter for a double-digit win.

Missourian takes gold, winning 64 Missouri Press Association awards

The Missourian has won 64 awards in the annual Missouri Press Association's contest, including a first-place award for general excellence.


The Missouri Tigers football team defeated the Toledo Rockets on Saturday. Check here for photos of action from the game and the atmosphere inside and outside Memorial Stadium.

Tolton football sees progress after close loss

The Trailblazers (0-2) fell 32-28 to the Eagles (1-1) on Friday night. Tolton lost 61-0 to the same team last year.

Small building catches fire near Gateway apartment complexes

A small building caught fire late Saturday night behind the StorageMart at 4000 S. Providence Road. The Columbia Fire Department reached the scene around 9:20 p.m. and had extinguished the fire by around 9:25 p.m.



George Henstorf purchased an ambulance that he uses for tailgating on Missouri football game days. He calls it "the amZOUlance."

Toledo fan Terry Bryant adds Missouri to long list of football road trips

On Friday night, Terry Bryant left his house in Luna Pier, Mich., for another stop on his college football checklist: Columbia, Mo.

#MIZZOUGAMEDAY VIDEO: Two hours before kickoff

The Missouri Tigers walk across the bridge to Memorial Stadium before their game against the Toledo Rockets on Saturday.

TIGERS REPORT LIVE: Missouri defeats Toledo 38-23

The Missouri Tigers football team defeated the Toledo Rockets on Saturday at Memorial Stadium. The Missourian provided live updates during the game. The final score was Toledo 23, Missouri 38.

Despite loss, Battle football fan has bark

Battle lost to Hannibal 42-27 on Friday night, but it wasn't due to a lack of fan support. Cammie, a Chihuahua and unofficial mascot, lent her support from the sideline.

Rock Bridge football takes down Fort Zumwalt West

Rock Bridge gets its second football victory of the season on Friday by defeating Fort Zumwalt West 48-14.

Missouri volleyball stays unbeaten

Missouri volleyball moves to 8-0 behind the play of senior setter Molly Kreklow. The Tigers beat three teams that won their leagues last year to win the Yale Invitational.

Columbia College soccer teams win in Iowa

Columbia College men's and women's soccer each take wins over Dordt College Saturday.

Stephens College soccer falls to Central Baptist College

The Stephens College soccer team lost to Central Baptist College on Saturday afternoon. 

Curtis Jones Jr., Aug. 5, 1973 — Sept. 4, 2013, formerly of Columbia

Curtis Jones Jr. worked as an associate athletic director at West Virginia University.

WHAT OTHERS SAY: Missouri lawmakers can stand against gun bill or against Constitution

Attorney General Chris Koster's legal analysis of House Bill 436 is not partisan. It simply separates the bill's plain wording from the emotion of the gun debate.

FROM READERS: Stephens College to feature Bohemian fashion exhibit

The Stephens College Historic Costume Gallery will exhibit "Bohemian Rhapsody," which features counterculture from the 1920s and 1970s.

Carl Edwards wins in Richmond

Carl Edwards beat out Kurt Busch and Ryan Newman in Saturday's race.