Memorial Stadium fills up (copy)

A socially distant crowd at Memorial Stadium watches Missouri take the field before the start of Missouri’s game against Alabama on Sept. 26 in Columbia. On Wednesday, the Southeastern Conference announced the Tigers’ 2021 schedule.

Missouri football’s 2021 schedule was announced Wednesday, solidifying the team’s Southeastern Conference slate ahead of coach Eliah Drinkwitz’s second year at the helm.

The schedule features seven home games and five road trips for the Tigers, who finished 5-5 in 2020. Seven of Missouri’s 12 opponents finished .500 or below last season, and five of those opponents will play Missouri in the first six weeks of the season. The Tigers also lead six of their opponents in series wins.

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