The last time Missouri was ranked in the BCS Top 10 was 2010 when it was ranked No. 6 on Oct. 24 after beating Oklahoma. It ended the 2010 season at No. 12.
Losses by many ranked teams on Saturday shook up the SEC and the weekly rankings.
Battle High School's new Homecoming traditions and a Harry Potter-themed tournament were just a few subjects captured in Missourian photographs this week.
Missouri football and volleyball continued their undefeated seasons and beat Florida on Saturday and Sunday, respectively.
On Sunday afternoon, when faced with their biggest challenge yet, the Tigers proved they have something special as they upset No. 2 Florida in four sets to remain undefeated.
The Southeastern Conference had one of its craziest weekends in recent memory Saturday, as five conference teams in the Top 25 lost to other teams in the league, three of them unranked.
Pavement repairs on Old Plank Road will cause lane restrictions Monday and Tuesday. Drivers are encouraged to avoid the area.
THE WEEK'S MOST READ STORIES: MU has first transgender Homecoming candidate; Ferguson case featured on CNN
This week's most read stories included an MU homecoming royalty candidate pushing gender boundaries and the Ryan Ferguson case being featured on CNN.
While past sewer bond issues have been more evenly split between maintaining and replacing existing sewers and extending the city's sewer lines, funds from a Nov. 5 bond issue would focus more on maintenance.
Each day of Battle High School's first Homecoming Spirit Week had a different theme, for which the students and faculty dressed up, including superheroes, decades, celebrities and twins.
The Columbia Police Department made 25 arrests during a saturation effort on Thursday and Friday. Ten people were arrested on suspicion of felonies.
The chairman of the Citizens Police Review Board has asked that the board's monthly meetings no longer be televised. The City Council has put the board's proposal on its agenda for Monday's meeting.
Margaret Prezioso-Frye wrote a poem after a store cashier mistakenly took her for an actress.
After six games, Boston clinches the AL championship series to set up a World Series rematch with the St. Louis Cardinals.
The Maryville sexual assault case has brought attention to the fact that in Missouri, and many other states, the discretion to file and dismiss most criminal charges rests solely with local prosecutors.
Running back Jamaal Charles finished with 123 yards from scrimmage, joining O.J. Simpson as the only players in NFL history with at least 100 yards from scrimmage and a touchdown in the first seven games of a season.
The Rams (3-4) lost their cool with several personal foul penalties — and then lost quarterback Sam Bradford to an apparent left knee injury late in the fourth quarter.
Authorities tracked a shipment containing more than 30 pounds of methamphetamine and made six arrests after the vehicle carrying the drugs was delivered.