The fracture is of a non-weight bearing nature, and Lawrence could return in as soon as four weeks.
Kendial Lawrence was the starter at running back for the Tigers in their season-opening win Saturday against Miami (Ohio). On Tuesday, it was announced that Lawrence has a broken fibula and will be sidelined for at least four weeks.
Oklahoma's Bob Stoops, Texas's Mack Brown and Missouri's Gary Pinkel all spoke about realignment Monday.
Teammates on the defensive line are confident the unit's depth will help make up for the loss of captain Jacquies Smith, who will sit out Friday's game against Arizona State because of a dislocated elbow.
Missouri beat Miami (Ohio) 17-6 on Saturday, taking Tigers fans' minds off of conference realignment for a day.
Under a blistering hot sun the Missouri Tigers beat the Miami (Ohio) RedHawks 17-6 in the opening game on Saturday.
With temperatures creeping toward 100 degrees, the Missouri Tigers claimed a 10-0 lead over the Miami (Ohio) Redhawks during the opening game of the Missouri football season on Saturday.
As team members for Missouri and Miami (Ohio) prepared to face off in the football season's first game, fans took the opportunity to get reacquainted, meet new people and eat a tailgate breakfast.
Alden admitted he "was concerned."
The Miami (Ohio) offense marched down the field throughout the first half, but when it reached deep into Missouri territory, it was stopped time after time by the Missouri defense.
Quarterback James Franklin struggled in his first start, something that his predecessors did not. He and his teammates are not worried.
No. 21 Missouri won its first game of the season but saw two defensive starters leave the game with injuries.
Fans share a sense of community in the RV lot southeast of Hearnes Center.
Many tailgaters, inspired by the early start time of the football game Saturday, decided to tailgate with breakfast foods instead of burgers and hotdogs.
Tigers linebacker Darvin Ruise, one of the Missouri football team's most promising young defensive players, learned to play four instruments in church as a child. But he said singing is his greatest passion.
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The Missouri Tigers kick off the 2011 season against Miami (Ohio) on Saturday. Here's what you need to know if you're going to the game.