Five freshman and a junior college transfer join Zaire Taylor, who redshirted last season after transferring from Delaware, in their debuts for the Missouri men's basketball team this season.
Coach Mack Brown and his team face the most daunting Big 12 Conference stretch of anyone this season, but a spotless record three weeks from now would solidify Texas as a national-title favorite.
Missouri wide receiver Danario Alexander has a legendary vertical jump that helps him beat cornerbacks on his way to the endzone.
With a game at No. 1 Texas next on Missouri's schedule, the Tigers aren't looking back at Saturday's disappointing loss to Oklahoma State.
Football visitors remark on kindness of Missouri fans during Saturday's game.
The Oklahoma State coach turns his eyes to his clipboard when the Cowboys' defense in on the field.
MU moves on after a disappointing home loss to Oklahoma State on Saturday. The Tigers don't have much time to sulk.
Instead of No. 1, Missouri got No. 11. After a 28-23 loss to No. 17 Oklahoma State on Saturday night at Memorial Stadium, the Tigers tumbled eight spots in the Associated Press poll released Sunday.
A 28-23 loss to Oklahoma State ended any hope the Tigers once had of gaining the nation's No. 1 ranking after previously top-ranked Oklahoma lost to Texas in Dallas earlier in the day.
MU quarterback Chase Daniel came into the game as the nation's fifth-most efficient passer, but he threw an uncharacteristic 13 incompletions and three interceptions.
MU footballl fan Josh Lange brought along his couch to tailgate Saturday before the Tigers game against Oklahoma State.
While fans cheer, the ROTC cadets who shoot of MU's fabled cannon and do pushups corresponding to the Tigers side of scoreboard might root for the offense to slow down its production.
The highly-touted Columbia native has embraced his role despite once being considered as the heir apparent to Brad Smith.
The handshake players give each other after scoring is a straight-forward gesture and a reflection of a "team-first" mentality. How it came into existence is a lot tougher to explain.
What to know about Saturday's match-up between the Tigers and the Cowboys.
Given their success, Missouri offensive players scoff at the time-of-possession statistic and look to continue their hurried scoring barrage.
The Tigers rank last in the Big 12 in pass defense, but without MU's struggles against Illinois, the Tigers would jump ahead of Texas and Nebraska, two defenses that haven't been criticized nearly as much.
While the Tigers are a pass-first team that can also win with the run, the Cowboys are more of a run-first team that can also win with the pass.