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  • Photo from May 3, 2013

    Mark Norwine walks down Ninth Street with KOPN Radio employees and CHADS supporters Alisa Hoyt, far left, and Kay Allen, middle, on Wednesday, May 1, as his documentary film crew follows. Norwine started walking the Katy Trail across Missouri on April 26 to raise awareness and help teach about depression and suicide prevention through the CHADS Coalition for Mental Health. (May 3, 2013)

  • Photo from March 19, 2013

    Columbia residents wander the halls and observe the ninth annual Art in Bloom exhibit on Sunday at the Museum of Art and Archaeology. Floral designers from around the city contribute designs based off paintings and artifacts on display. (March 19, 2013)

  • Photo from March 19, 2013

    MU Tiger Garden's Kim Martin designed an arrangement based off Keith Crown's painting "Untitled (Taos)." Martin's piece won the people's choice award for Best Use of Color and Variety of Flowers. (March 19, 2013)

  • Photo from March 7, 2013

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  • Photo from Feb. 19, 2013

    Susan Rayl performs in the skit "My Angry Vagina" during the Vagina Monologues on Saturday in Jesse Auditorium. More than 100 women performed in order to raise awareness for domestic sexual violence. (Feb. 19, 2013)

  • Photo from Feb. 15, 2013

    MU wheelchair basketball coach Ron Lykins says it's a tremendous honor to be selected to coach the national men's wheelchair basketball team in the 2016 Paralympic Games. Lykins has been coaching the MU team for four years and said he loves watching his players grow together and improve each week. (Feb. 15, 2013)

  • Photo from Feb. 12, 2013

    Junior point guard Phil Pressey charges through the Rebels during the game against Ole Miss on Saturday at Mizzou Arena. Pressey broke the MU record for most assists, stacking up four against the Rebels. (Feb. 12, 2013)

  • Photo from Jan. 25, 2013

    Redshirt sophomore guard Jabari Brown dunks the ball during the game against South Carolina on Tuesday at Mizzou Arena. Brown contributed 17 points to Missouri's 71-65 win. (Jan. 25, 2013)

  • Photo from Nov. 27, 2012

    Redshirt freshman Johnny Manziel celebrates after a touchdown Saturday at Kyle Field in College Station, Texas. Manziel passed for 372 yards and scored three touchdowns against the Tigers and broke the Southeastern Conference record for total yards in one game. (Nov. 27, 2012)

  • Photo from Nov. 25, 2012

    Defensive line coach Craig Kuligowski speaks to Missouri defense after a scoreless first quarter against on Saturday at Kyle Field in College Station, Texas. The Missouri defense allowed 59 points against No. 9 Texas A&M. (Nov. 25, 2012)

  • Photo from Nov. 25, 2012

    Texas A&M quarterback Johnny Manziel prepares to pass Saturday at Kyle Field. Manziel broke the Southeastern Conference record for total yards in one game. (Nov. 25, 2012)

  • Photo from Nov. 25, 2012

    Redshirt freshman Johnny Manziel celebrates after a touchdown on Saturday at Kyle Field. Manziel passed for 372 yards and three touchdowns against the Tigers. (Nov. 25, 2012)

  • Photo from Nov. 9, 2012

    unior quarterback James Franklin runs downfield during a game earlier this season at Faurot Field. "He's been through hell," coach Gary Pinkel said. (Nov. 9, 2012)

  • Photo from Oct. 26, 2012

    Freshman offensive lineman Evan Boehm blocks a defender during the football game against Vanderbilt on Oct. 6 at Faurot Field. (Oct. 26, 2012)

  • Photo from Oct. 13, 2012

    Junior linebacker Andrew Wilson and free safety Matt White force Alabama receiver Christion Jones out of bounds on Saturday at Faurot Field. Wilson closed the game with 8 tackles and White recored 5. (Oct. 13, 2012)

  • Photo from Oct. 13, 2012

    Junior defensive tackle Sheldon Richardson and junior defensive lineman Michael Sam attempt to sack Alabama quarterback AJ McCarron during Saturday's game at Faurot Field. Richardson finished the game with a team high 14 tackles. (Oct. 13, 2012)

  • Photo from Oct. 13, 2012

    Senior receiver T.J. Moe runs upfield during Saturday's game against Alabama at Faurot Field. Moe had 19 receiving yards, for a team total of 126. (Oct. 13, 2012)

  • Photo from Oct. 13, 2012

    Junior defensive lineman Michael Sam celebrates after a sack during Saturday's game against Alabama at Faurot Field. Sam recorded the Tiger's first sack of the game and ended the game with 5 tackles. (Oct. 13, 2012)

  • Photo from Oct. 12, 2012

    Senior left tackle Elvis Fisher blocks for freshman quarterback Corbin Berkstresser during Saturday's home game against Vanderbilt. Fisher returned for his sixth year of eligibility this season after sitting out last season. (Oct. 12, 2012)

  • Photo from Oct. 9, 2012

    Sophomore Matt Kalish and other members of the Residence Halls Association sell shirts as part of Paint It Pink Week. RHA will sell shirts all week to benefit the Ellis Fischel Cancer Center in Columbia. (Oct. 9, 2012)

  • Photo from Oct. 6, 2012

    Junior defensive lineman Sheldon Richardson celebrates after sacking Vanderbilt quarterback Jordan Rodgers on Saturday at Faurot Field. Missouri lost to Vanderbilt 19-15, leaving them 0-3 in the Southeastern Conference. (Oct. 6, 2012)

  • Photo from Oct. 6, 2012

    Sophomore wide receiver Bud Sasser runs for a 85-yard touchdown against Vanderbilt on Saturday at Faurot Field. The touchdown run was the longest offensive play of the season and was the only Missouri touchdown of the game. (Oct. 6, 2012)

  • Photo from Oct. 5, 2012

    The Relationship and Sexual Violence Prevention Center held the Clothesline Project on Wednesday at Lowry Mall. The shirts displayed were made over the course of 12 years by victims, survivors and allies of sexual assault. (Oct. 5, 2012)

  • Photo from Sept. 18, 2012

    Junior quarterback James Franklin looks to pass during a game earlier this season at Faurot Field. Franklin did not start Saturday's game against Arizona State due to a shoulder injury. (Sept. 18, 2012)

  • Photo from Sept. 14, 2012

    Freshman wide receiver Dorial Green-Beckham runs downfield during the game against Southeastern Louisiana on Sept. 1 at Faurot Field. The team says the national No. 1 recruit will establish his role over time. (Sept. 14, 2012)

  • Photo from Sept. 4, 2012

    Junior offensive guard Max Copeland moves up field to make a block on a Southeastern Louisiana defender Saturday night during the Tigers' 62-10 season-opening win. Copeland, a former walk-on, was awarded a scholarship over the summer and made his first career start in the game. (Sept. 4, 2012)

  • Photo from Sept. 2, 2012

    Sophomore tailback Marcus Murphy celebrates his touchdown with sophomore tailback Jordan Wade during Saturday's game at Faurot Field. Murphy ran for 180 yards off two punt returns that led to two touchdowns. (Sept. 2, 2012)

  • Photo from Sept. 1, 2012

    Sophomore tailback Marcus Murphy runs past cornerback Robert Alford during Saturday night's game against Southeastern Louisiana at Faurot Field. Murphy ran for 180 yards off 2 punt returns that led to 2 touchdowns. (Sept. 1, 2012)

  • Photo from Aug. 31, 2012

    Redshirt sophomore safety Braylon Webb looks to swat the ball from Senior recover Gahn McGaffie during a scrimmage this summer. Webb is expected to start as free safety after starting four times last season. (Aug. 31, 2012)

  • Photo from Aug. 31, 2012

    Junior tight end Eric Waters rehabilitates his knee during practice this summer. Waters rehabilitates his knee during practice this summer. Waters injured his knee late in camp, but is listed as the starter for the season-opener. (Aug. 31, 2012)

  • Photo from Aug. 31, 2012

    Redshirt junior receiver L'Damian Washington reaches for a catch during practice this summer. Washington begins this season at number one on the depth chart at the Z-receiver spot. (Aug. 31, 2012)

  • Photo from Aug. 31, 2012

    T.J. Moe makes a catch during practice this summer. Moe has been number one at the H-receiver position the past two seasons. (Aug. 31, 2012)

  • Photo from Aug. 31, 2012

    Freshman receiver Dorial Green-Beckham jumps for a catch at practice this summer. As the number one recruit, he is looking to make an immediate impact this season. (Aug. 31, 2012)

  • Photo from Aug. 31, 2012

    Redshirt sophomore receiver Jimmie Hunt gets taken down by defenders during a scrimmage this summer. Hunt impressed during spring camp, catch three passes for 110 yards during the Black and Gold game. (Aug. 31, 2012)

  • Photo from Aug. 31, 2012

    Redshirt junior receiver Kerwin Stricker falls after getting hit during a scrimmage his summer. Stricker hopes to make up for his past couple of seasons that were lost to injury. (Aug. 31, 2012)

  • Photo from Aug. 31, 2012

    Junior quarterback James Franklin throws a pass during practice this summer. Franklin is regarded as one of the best dual-threat quarterbacks in the SEC. (Aug. 31, 2012)

  • Photo from Aug. 31, 2012

    Redshirt junior defensive lineman Sheldon Richardson holds off redshirt sophomore lineman Mitch Morse in a drill during a summer practice. Richardson, a former No. 4 high school prospect, is looking to reclaim fame in 2012. (Aug. 31, 2012)

  • Photo from Aug. 31, 2012

    Junior defensive back E.J. Gaines runs upfield during a summer practice. Gaines, an All-Big 12 performer last season, looks to build on his success this year in the Southeastern Conference. (Aug. 31, 2012)

  • Photo from Aug. 31, 2012

    Junior offensive lineman Max Copeland stretches during a practice during summer camp. Copeland will be getting his first career start for the Tigers in the season opener Saturday against Southeastern Louisiana. (Aug. 31, 2012)

  • Photo from Aug. 31, 2012

    Junior quarterback James Franklin stretches with the team before a practice this summer. Franklin is looking to be more aggressive on offense this season. (Aug. 31, 2012)

  • Photo from Aug. 31, 2012

    Junior receiver Marcus Lucas extends to bring down a pass during a recent practice. Offensive coordinator David Yost said Lucas "could possibly be one of the best (X-receivers) we've ever had here." (Aug. 31, 2012)

  • Photo from Aug. 31, 2012

    Junior offensive lineman Max Copeland stretches during a practice during summer camp. Copeland will be getting his first career start for the Tigers in the season opener Saturday against Southeastern Louisiana. (Aug. 31, 2012)

  • Photo from Aug. 21, 2012

    Freshman receiver Dorial Green-Beckham lines up for a drill at summer practice. Green-Beckham has been getting looks at the Y-position, typically where tight ends line up. (Aug. 21, 2012)

  • Photo from Aug. 21, 2012

    Freshman guard Evan Boehm goes through a blocking drill at practice. Coaches say Boehm has the size and maturity to play in his first year. (Aug. 21, 2012)

  • Photo from Aug. 21, 2012

    Freshman running back Russell Hansbrough runs through a drill during a practice. Hansbrough broke out at camp after returning from an injury that sidelined him at the start of the summer. (Aug. 21, 2012)

  • Photo from Aug. 17, 2012

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  • Photo from Aug. 17, 2012

    Running back Russell Hansbrough rushes upfield during Friday morning practice. The freshman moved up to the third-string rusher on the depth chart after an impressive showing at a team scrimmage Thursday. (Aug. 17, 2012)

  • Photo from Aug. 16, 2012

    Sophomore receiver Bud Sasser breaks loose upfield during the team's second scrimmage of the summer on Thursday morning. The defense prevailed over the offense once again after taking the first scrimmage as well. (Aug. 16, 2012)

  • Photo from Aug. 16, 2012

    Sophomore Bud Sasser runs down the field during this morning's scrimmage at Faurot Field. The Missouri football team held its second of three fall scrimmages. (Aug. 16, 2012)

  • Photo from Aug. 15, 2012

    Junior quarterback James Franklin looks on during a recent practice. Franklin said he has been impressed with what he has seen from freshman quarterback Maty Mauk. (Aug. 15, 2012)

  • Photo from Aug. 14, 2012

    Junior quarterback James Franklin stretches with the team before beginning practice Tuesday morning. Franklin led the offense to its first declared victory over the defense of fall camp. (Aug. 14, 2012)

  • Photo from Aug. 13, 2012

    Defenders leap to block a field goal during the team's first scrimmage of fall camp on Saturday. (Aug. 13, 2012)

  • Photo from Aug. 12, 2012

    Redshirt sophomore Kony Ealy smiles in between drills at a recent practice. “Our line is ready for the SEC, I think our whole team is ready for the SEC. But you got to go out there and play,” Ealy said. (Aug. 12, 2012)

  • Photo from Aug. 11, 2012

    Senior running back Kendial Lawrence rushes away from defenders during the team's first scrimmage of fall camp on Saturday morning. Lawrence had 37 yards rushing on 11 carries to go along with six catches for 60 yards. (Aug. 11, 2012)

  • Photo from Aug. 11, 2012

    Junior wide receiver Kerwin Stricker holds on to the ball while being tackled by safety Cortland Browning during Saturday mornings scrimmage at Faurot Field. Stricker received two passes for 33 yards during the team's first scrimmage of the fall. (Aug. 11, 2012)

  • Photo from Aug. 11, 2012

    Senior wide receiver Rolandis Woodland reaches out for a pass during a scrimmage Saturday at Faurot Field. Woodland had three receptions for 40 total yards during the scrimmage. (Aug. 11, 2012)

  • Photo from Aug. 11, 2012

    Junior quarterback James Franklin receives the snap during the team's first scrimmage Saturday at Faurot Field. Franklin completed 18 of 22 passes for 228 yards. (Aug. 11, 2012)

  • Photo from Aug. 11, 2012

    Junior receiver Marcus Lucas extends to bring down a pass during a recent practice. Offensive coordinator David Yost says Lucas "could possibly be one of the best (X-receivers) we've ever had here." (Aug. 11, 2012)

  • Photo from Aug. 10, 2012

    Senior strong safety Kenronte Walker looks on during the team's practice Friday morning. "(My teammates) see me going hard, they see me trying to do things right and then they do things right behind me," Walker said. (Aug. 10, 2012)

  • Photo from Aug. 10, 2012

    Redshirt freshman linebacker Clarence Green closes in on redshirt sophomore running back Marcus Murphy during a drill at the team's practice Friday morning. Coach Gary Pinkel suggested the Tigers could use Murphy alongside senior starter Kendial Lawrence this season. (Aug. 10, 2012)

  • Photo from Aug. 9, 2012

    Gahn McGaffie turns upfield after a catch during the team's practice Thursday morning. The redshirt senior has been getting snaps with the first-team offense in relief of limited senior T.J. Moe, nursing a hamstring strain. (Aug. 9, 2012)

  • Photo from Aug. 9, 2012

    Freshman receiver Dorial Green-Beckham eyes down a pass during a drill in the team's practice Thursday morning. Over the day, Green-Beckham lined up at the Y-receiver, tight end equivalent position. (Aug. 9, 2012)

  • Photo from Aug. 8, 2012

    Freshman offensive guard Evan Boehm prepares to take on a pass rusher during the team's practice Wednesday morning. The former highly-touted recruit is looking to earn playtime in his first year at Missouri. (Aug. 8, 2012)

  • Photo from Aug. 7, 2012

    Senior left tackle Elvis Fisher practices during the team's sixth session of summer camp Tuesday. Fisher said he has been impressed with freshman guard Evan Boehm all summer. (Aug. 7, 2012)

  • Photo from Aug. 7, 2012

    Sophomore Matt Hoch stretches before beginning practice Tuesday morning. Hoch has added 40 pounds over the offseason and has been made Missouri's starting defensive tackle. (Aug. 7, 2012)

  • Photo from Aug. 6, 2012

    Sophomore running back Marcus Murphy maneuvers through defenders at the team's fifth day of fall camp on Monday. (Aug. 6, 2012)

  • Photo from Aug. 6, 2012

    Sophomore running back Marcus Murphy maneuvers through defenders at Missouri's fifth day of fall practice on Monday. (Aug. 6, 2012)

  • Photo from Aug. 6, 2012

    Junior tight end Eric Waters looks on during the team's practice Monday morning. Waters enters the season as Missouri's starting tight end with two career catches. (Aug. 6, 2012)

  • Photo from Sept. 23, 2011

    The men's lacrosse team scrimmages Wednesday afternoon at Stankowski Field in preparation for its first tournament this weekend. The tournament will be held at Lindenwood University in St. Charles on Friday and Saturday. (Sept. 23, 2011)

  • Photo from Sept. 2, 2011

    Campus Dining Services recently released its new Zoutrition website. The website gives nutrition and allergen information for all of MU's dining locations. (Sept. 2, 2011)

  • Photo from Aug. 26, 2011

    Students shuffle through shelves in the MU Bookstore to find textbooks during the first week of classes. The bookstore offers 650 new titles to rent, and used, new and digital copies are available for purchase. (Aug. 26, 2011)

  • Photo from Aug. 23, 2011

    When not filled with cars, The EndZone, previously known as The Jungle, will be MU's newest tailgating spot. The EndZone is located at the corner of Maryland Avenue and Rollins Street and will open for the first home game Sept. 3. (Aug. 23, 2011)

  • Photo from Aug. 17, 2011

    Lasting relationships can be formed at MU, but keep an open mind when exploring the college-dating scene. (Aug. 17, 2011)

  • Photo from July 6, 2011

    Incoming freshmen dance the night away after a long day of Summer Welcome orientation on Thursday, June 30 at Bingham Commons. Summer Welcome is a two-day orientation program that is run by 36 of the most best and brightest students Mizzou has to offer. (July 6, 2011)

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