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  • Photo from Jan. 21, 2016

    Missouri Head coach Gary Pinkel smiles after receiving the AT&T Cotton Bowl trophy on Jan. 3, 2014. (Jan. 21, 2016)

  • Photo from Sept. 9, 2015

    Missouri Tigers midfield Reagan Russell (6) attempts to keep the ball away from Auburn defender Kala Faulkner (4) at Audrey J. Walton Stadium in Warrensburg, Mo. (Sept. 9, 2015)

  • Photo from May 7, 2014

    Frank Warren, creator of the PostSecret website, speaks on Monday, May 5 at the Missouri Theatre. PostSecret is a community mail project in which people send their secrets anonymously to Warren on a postcard. (May 7, 2014)

  • Photo from April 30, 2014

    Kim Anderson claps during a news conference introducing him as Missouri's new men's basketball coach on Tuesday, April 29, 2014, at the Reynolds Alumni Center. Anderson's son, Brett Anderson (right), will graduate from MU in May. (April 30, 2014)

  • Photo from April 30, 2014

    Kim Anderson is introduced as Missouri's new men's basketball coach during a news conference on Tuesday, April 29, 2014, at the Reynolds Alumni Center. Anderson, once an assistant coach at Missouri, was most recently head coach of the University of Central Missouri men's basketball team. (April 30, 2014)

  • Photo from April 2, 2014

    Missouri Tigers guard Jordan Clarkson drives past Florida Gators guard Michael Frazier II during the third-round SEC Tournament game March 14 at the Georgia Dome in Atlanta. Clarkson declared for the NBA draft Monday. (April 2, 2014)

  • Photo from March 20, 2014

    Coach Brian Smith watches one of his wrestlers compete Feb. 16, 2014, at Hearnes Center. Under Smith, Missouri has made 15 trips to the NCAA tournament, with 19 Tigers being named All-Americans. (March 20, 2014)

  • Photo from March 19, 2014

    Bill Donovan Sr. (right) and Florida assistant coach John Pelphrey (left) scout South Carolina and Tennessee at the Southeastern Conference Men's Basketball Tournament March 14, 2014, at the Georgia Dome in Atlanta. Donovan Sr., the father of Florida head coach Billy Donovan Jr., has a unique view on the world of college basketball. (March 19, 2014)

  • Photo from March 16, 2014

    The Florida Gators celebrate with head coach Billy Donovan, center, after the SEC Tournament championship game between Kentucky and Florida on Sunday, March 16, 2014, at the Georgia Dome in Atlanta. Florida won 61-60. (March 16, 2014)

  • Photo from March 16, 2014

    Florida Gators forward Casey Prather (24) makes a pass in front of Kentucky Wildcats forward Willie Cauley-Stein (15) during the SEC Tournament championship game between Kentucky and Florida on Sunday, March 16, 2014, at the Georgia Dome in Atlanta. Florida won 61-60. (March 16, 2014)

  • Photo from March 16, 2014

    Florida Gators center Patric Young (4) dunks the ball in front of Kentucky Wildcats forward Willie Cauley-Stein (15) during the SEC Tournament championship game between Kentucky and Florida on Sunday, March 16, 2014, at the Georgia Dome in Atlanta. Florida won 61-60. (March 16, 2014)

  • Photo from March 16, 2014

    Kentucky Wildcats guard Aaron Harrison (2) puts the ball up over Florida Gators guard Michael Frazier II (20) during the SEC Tournament championship game between Kentucky and Florida on Sunday, March 16, 2014, at the Georgia Dome in Atlanta. Florida won 61-60. (March 16, 2014)

  • Photo from March 16, 2014

    Kentucky Wildcats forward Willie Cauley-Stein (15) grabs a rebound over Florida Gators forward Dorian Finney-Smith (10) during the SEC Tournament championship game between Kentucky and Florida on Sunday, March 16, 2014, at the Georgia Dome in Atlanta. Florida won 61-60. (March 16, 2014)

  • Photo from March 16, 2014

    Florida Gators center Patric Young (4) and Kentucky Wildcats center Dakari Johnson (44) battle for the ball during the SEC Tournament championship game between Kentucky and Florida on Sunday, March 16, 2014, at the Georgia Dome in Atlanta. Florida won 61-60. (March 16, 2014)

  • Photo from March 16, 2014

    Kentucky Wildcats guard Andrew Harrison (5) fouls Florida Gators guard Scottie Wilbekin (5) during the SEC Tournament championship game between Kentucky and Florida on Sunday, March 16, 2014, at the Georgia Dome in Atlanta. Florida won 61-60. (March 16, 2014)

  • Photo from March 16, 2014

    Florida Gators forward Will Yeguete (15) and center Patric Young (4) celebrate after the SEC Tournament championship game between Kentucky and Florida on Sunday, March 16, 2014, at the Georgia Dome in Atlanta. Florida won 61-60. (March 16, 2014)

  • Photo from March 16, 2014

    Florida Gators head coach Billy Donovan cuts down a net after the SEC Tournament championship game between Kentucky and Florida on Sunday, March 16, 2014, at the Georgia Dome in Atlanta. Florida won 61-60. (March 16, 2014)

  • Photo from March 15, 2014

    Ole Miss Rebels forward Aaron Jones (34) puts the ball up past Georgia Bulldogs forward Marcus Thornton (2) during the third-round SEC Tournament game between Georgia and Ole Miss on Friday, March 14, 2014, at the Georgia Dome in Atlanta. Georgia won 75-73. (March 15, 2014)

  • Photo from March 15, 2014

    Ole Miss Rebels guard Marshall Henderson (22) puts the ball up over Georgia Bulldogs forward Nemanja Djurisic (42) during the third-round SEC Tournament game between Georgia and Ole Miss on Friday, March 14, 2014, at the Georgia Dome in Atlanta. Georgia won 75-73. (March 15, 2014)

  • Photo from March 15, 2014

    Ole Miss Rebels guard Jarvis Summers (32) makes a pass past Georgia Bulldogs guard J.J. Frazier (30) and forward Nemanja Djurisic (42) during the third-round SEC Tournament game between Georgia and Ole Miss on Friday, March 14, 2014, at the Georgia Dome in Atlanta. Georgia won 75-73. (March 15, 2014)

  • Photo from March 15, 2014

    Ole Miss Rebels forward Anthony Perez (13) puts the ball up during the third-round SEC Tournament game between Georgia and Ole Miss on Friday, March 14, 2014, at the Georgia Dome in Atlanta. Georgia won 75-73. (March 15, 2014)

  • Photo from March 15, 2014

    Georgia Bulldogs head coach Mark Fox directs his players during the third-round SEC Tournament game between Georgia and Ole Miss on Friday, March 14, 2014, at the Georgia Dome in Atlanta. Georgia won 75-73. (March 15, 2014)

  • Photo from March 15, 2014

    Tennessee Volunteers head coach Cuonzo Martin shouts to his team during the SEC Tournament semifinal game between Florida and Tennessee on Saturday, March 15, 2014, at the Georgia Dome in Atlanta. Florida won 56-49. (March 15, 2014)

  • Photo from March 15, 2014

    Tennessee Volunteers forward Jeronne Maymon (34), Florida Gators center Patric Young (4) and Tennessee Volunteers forward Jarnell Stokes (5) fight for possession of the ball during the SEC Tournament semifinal game between Florida and Tennessee on Saturday, March 15, 2014, at the Georgia Dome in Atlanta. Florida won 56-49. (March 15, 2014)

  • Photo from March 15, 2014

    Florida Gators guard Kasey Hill (0) puts the ball up over Tennessee Volunteers guard Armani Moore (4) during the SEC Tournament semifinal game between Florida and Tennessee on Saturday, March 15, 2014, at the Georgia Dome in Atlanta. Florida won 56-49. (March 15, 2014)

  • Photo from March 15, 2014

    Tennessee Volunteers guard Armani Moore (4) guards Florida Gators guard Scottie Wilbekin (5) during the SEC Tournament semifinal game between Florida and Tennessee on Saturday, March 15, 2014, at the Georgia Dome in Atlanta. Florida won 56-49. (March 15, 2014)

  • Photo from March 15, 2014

    Florida Gators forward Dorian Finney-Smith (10) attempts to block a shot by Tennessee Volunteers forward Jeronne Maymon (34) during the SEC Tournament semifinal game between Florida and Tennessee on Saturday, March 15, 2014, at the Georgia Dome in Atlanta. Florida won 56-49. (March 15, 2014)

  • Photo from March 15, 2014

    Florida Gators head coach Billy Donovan shouts to his players during the SEC Tournament semifinal game between Florida and Tennessee on Saturday, March 15, 2014, at the Georgia Dome in Atlanta. Florida won 56-49. (March 15, 2014)

  • Photo from March 15, 2014

    Florida Gators center Patric Young (4) and forward Dorian Finney-Smith (10) block a shot by Tennessee Volunteers forward Jarnell Stokes (5) during the SEC Tournament semifinal game between Florida and Tennessee on Saturday, March 15, 2014, at the Georgia Dome in Atlanta. Florida won 56-49. (March 15, 2014)

  • Photo from March 15, 2014

    Tennessee Volunteers guard Antonio Barton (2) fouls Florida Gators guard Scottie Wilbekin (5) while reaching for the ball during the SEC Tournament semifinal game between Florida and Tennessee on Saturday, March 15, 2014, at the Georgia Dome in Atlanta. Florida won 56-49. (March 15, 2014)

  • Photo from March 14, 2014

    Kentucky head coach John Calipari yells during the third-round SEC Tournament game between Kentucky and LSU on Friday, March 14, 2014, at the Georgia Dome in Atlanta. Kentucky won 85-67. (March 14, 2014)

  • Photo from March 14, 2014

    Kentucky Wildcats forward Julius Randle (30) attempts a layup during the third-round SEC Tournament game between Kentucky and LSU on Friday, March 14, 2014, at the Georgia Dome in Atlanta. Kentucky won 85-67. (March 14, 2014)

  • Photo from March 14, 2014

    LSU head coach Johnny Jones directs his players during the third-round SEC Tournament game between Kentucky and LSU on Friday, March 14, 2014, at the Georgia Dome in Atlanta. Kentucky won 85-67. (March 14, 2014)

  • Photo from March 14, 2014

    Kentucky Wildcats guard James Young (1) charges the baseline during the third-round SEC Tournament game between Kentucky and LSU on Friday, March 14, 2014, at the Georgia Dome in Atlanta. Kentucky won 85-67. (March 14, 2014)

  • Photo from March 14, 2014

    Kentucky Wildcats forward Willie Cauley-Stein (15) attempts to block LSU Tigers forward Johnny O'Bryant III's (2) field goal during the third-round SEC Tournament game between Kentucky and LSU on Friday, March 14, 2014, at the Georgia Dome in Atlanta. Kentucky won 85-67. (March 14, 2014)

  • Photo from March 14, 2014

    LSU Tigers forward Jordan Mickey (25) knocks the ball out of Kentucky Wildcats guard James Young's (1) hands during the third-round SEC Tournament game between Kentucky and LSU on Friday, March 14, 2014, at the Georgia Dome in Atlanta. Kentucky won 85-67. (March 14, 2014)

  • Photo from March 14, 2014

    Missouri Tigers guard Jordan Clarkson (5) drives past Florida Gators center Patric Young (4) during the third-round SEC Tournament game between Missouri and Florida on Friday, March 14, 2014, at the Georgia Dome in Atlanta. (March 14, 2014)

  • Photo from March 14, 2014

    Florida Gators center Patric Young (4) attempts to block a shot by Missouri Tigers forward Torren Jones (24) during the third-round SEC Tournament game between Missouri and Florida on Friday, March 14, 2014, at the Georgia Dome in Atlanta. (March 14, 2014)

  • Photo from March 14, 2014

    Florida Gators guard Kasey Hill (0) guards Missouri Tigers guard Wes Clark (1) during the third-round SEC Tournament game between Missouri and Florida on Friday, March 14, 2014, at the Georgia Dome in Atlanta. (March 14, 2014)

  • Photo from March 14, 2014

    Missouri Tigers head coach Frank Haith shouts to his players during the third-round SEC Tournament game between Missouri and Florida on Friday, March 14, 2014, at the Georgia Dome in Atlanta. (March 14, 2014)

  • Photo from March 14, 2014

    Missouri Tigers forward Ryan Rosburg (44) prepares to put the ball up during the third-round SEC Tournament game between Missouri and Florida on Friday, March 14, 2014, at the Georgia Dome in Atlanta. (March 14, 2014)

  • Photo from March 13, 2014

    Texas A&M Aggies guard Alex Caruso (21) guards Missouri Tigers guard Jordan Clarkson (5) during the second-round SEC Tournament game between Missouri and Texas A&M on Thursday, March 13, 2014, at the Georgia Dome in Atlanta. Missouri won 91-83. (March 13, 2014)

  • Photo from March 13, 2014

    Missouri Tigers forward Johnathan Williams III (3) dunks the ball during the second-round SEC Tournament game between Missouri and Texas A&M on Thursday, March 13, 2014, at the Georgia Dome in Atlanta. Missouri won 91-83. (March 13, 2014)

  • Photo from March 13, 2014

    Missouri Tigers forward Johnathan Williams III (3) and guard Jordan Clarkson (5) attempt to block a shot by Texas A&M Aggies guard Jamal Jones (23) during the second-round SEC Tournament game between Missouri and Texas A&M on Thursday, March 13, 2014, at the Georgia Dome in Atlanta. Missouri won 91-83. (March 13, 2014)

  • Photo from March 13, 2014

    Missouri Tigers guard Jabari Brown (32) puts the ball up over Texas A&M Aggies guard Jordan Green (5) during the second-round SEC Tournament game between Missouri and Texas A&M on Thursday, March 13, 2014, at the Georgia Dome in Atlanta. Missouri won 91-83. (March 13, 2014)

  • Photo from March 13, 2014

    Missouri Tigers guard Shane Rector (11) prepares to take a free throw during the second-round SEC Tournament game between Missouri and Texas A&M on Thursday, March 13, 2014, at the Georgia Dome in Atlanta. Missouri won 91-83. (March 13, 2014)

  • Photo from March 13, 2014

    Ole Miss Rebels forward Aaron Jones (34) attempts to block a pass by Mississippi State Bulldogs guard Fred Thomas (1) during the second-round SEC Tournament game between Mississippi State and Ole Miss on Thursday, March 13, 2014, at the Georgia Dome in Atlanta. Ole Miss won 78-66. (March 13, 2014)

  • Photo from March 13, 2014

    Mississippi State Bulldogs head coach Rick Ray shouts to his players during the second-round SEC Tournament game between Mississippi State and Ole Miss on Thursday, March 13, 2014, at the Georgia Dome in Atlanta. Ole Miss won 78-66. (March 13, 2014)

  • Photo from March 13, 2014

    Ole Miss Rebels center Demarco Cox (4) and forward Anthony Perez (13) attempt to block a shot by Mississippi State Bulldogs guard Craig Sword (32) during the second-round SEC Tournament game between Mississippi State and Ole Miss on Thursday, March 13, 2014, at the Georgia Dome in Atlanta. Ole Miss won 78-66. (March 13, 2014)

  • Photo from March 13, 2014

    Ole Miss Rebels center Demarco Cox (4) dunks the ball during the second-round SEC Tournament game between Mississippi State and Ole Miss on Thursday, March 13, 2014, at the Georgia Dome in Atlanta. Ole Miss won 78-66. (March 13, 2014)

  • Photo from March 13, 2014

    Ole Miss Rebels forwards Anthony Perez (13) and Sebastian Saiz (11) attempt to block a shot by Mississippi State Bulldogs forward Gavin Ware (20) during the second-round SEC Tournament game between Mississippi State and Ole Miss on Thursday, March 13, 2014, at the Georgia Dome in Atlanta. Ole Miss won 78-66. (March 13, 2014)

  • Photo from March 13, 2014

    Arkansas Razorbacks guard Mardracus Wade (1) guards South Carolina Gamecocks guard Duane Notice (10) during the second-round SEC Tournament game between Arkansas and South Carolina on Thursday, March 13, 2014, at the Georgia Dome in Atlanta. South Carolina won 71-69. (March 13, 2014)

  • Photo from March 13, 2014

    South Carolina Gamecocks guard Duane Notice (10) drives past Arkansas Razorbacks guard Fred Gulley III (12) during the second-round SEC Tournament game between Arkansas and South Carolina on Thursday, March 13, 2014, at the Georgia Dome in Atlanta. South Carolina won 71-69. (March 13, 2014)

  • Photo from March 13, 2014

    Arkansas Razorbacks forward Alandise Harris (2) blocks a shot by South Carolina Gamecocks forward Laimonas Chatkevicius (14) during the second-round SEC Tournament game between Arkansas and South Carolina on Thursday, March 13, 2014, at the Georgia Dome in Atlanta. South Carolina won 71-69. (March 13, 2014)

  • Photo from March 13, 2014

    South Carolina Gamecocks forward Brian Steele (35), top, hugs forward Laimonas Chatkevicius (14) in celebration after the second-round SEC Tournament game between Arkansas and South Carolina on Thursday, March 13, 2014, at the Georgia Dome in Atlanta. South Carolina won 71-69. (March 13, 2014)

  • Photo from March 12, 2014

    Missouri Tigers head coach Frank Haith shouts to his player sduring the second-round SEC Tournament game between Missouri and Texas A&M on Thursday, March 13, 2014, at the Georgia Dome in Atlanta. Missouri won 91-83. (March 12, 2014)

  • Photo from March 11, 2014

    Members of the University Percussion Ensemble rehearse March 7, 2014, in Loeb Hall. The ensemble will perform in Monday’s Emerging Artists Showcase at the Missouri Theatre. (March 11, 2014)

  • Photo from March 11, 2014

    The Student Parent Center is located on first floor of University Village building 602. A recent investigation by the engineering firm Trabue, Hansen & Hinshaw Inc. revealed that building 602, along with two other buildings, is in need of immediate repair. (March 11, 2014)

  • Photo from March 4, 2014

    Protesters hold signs opposing recent cuts to the College of Education's art education program during of the True/False Film Fest's March March Parade on Feb. 28, 2014, on Ninth Street in Columbia. The parade stretched from the Boone County Courthouse to the Missouri Theatre. (March 4, 2014)

  • Photo from March 4, 2014

    Building 707 sits vacant, without a balcony, March 1, 2014, at University Village. (March 4, 2014)

  • Photo from March 1, 2014

    A participant juggles as a part of the True/False Film Festival's March March Parade on Friday, Feb. 28 on Ninth Street, in Columbia. The parade stretched from the Boone County Courthouse to the Missouri Theatre. (March 1, 2014)

  • Photo from March 1, 2014

    Participants march as a part of the True/False Film Festival's March March Parade on Friday, Feb. 28 on Ninth Street, in Columbia. The parade stretched from the Boone County Courthouse to the Missouri Theatre. (March 1, 2014)

  • Photo from March 1, 2014

    Participants march as a part of the True/False Film Festival's March March Parade on Friday, Feb. 28 on Ninth Street, in Columbia. The parade stretched from the Boone County Courthouse to the Missouri Theatre. (March 1, 2014)

  • Photo from Feb. 27, 2014

    Fire trucks idle in preparation for the memorial service for Columbia Fire Department Lt. Bruce Britt on Thursday, Feb. 27 in Cosmopolitan Park in Columbia. (Feb. 27, 2014)

  • Photo from Feb. 27, 2014

    Fire trucks idle at Cosmopolitan Park on Thursday, Feb. 27, 2014, before the procession for Columbia Fire Department Lt. Bruce Britt. Britt died Saturday while responding to a walkway collapse at MU's University Village apartments. (Feb. 27, 2014)

  • Photo from Feb. 27, 2014

    Fire trucks in the procession for Columbia Fire Department Lt. Bruce Britt depart Cosmopolitan Park on Thursday, Feb. 27, 2014. More than 30 fire departments from across Missouri were represented during the procession. (Feb. 27, 2014)

  • Photo from Feb. 20, 2014

    Racks of clothes are present at Truman's Closet which is located in the in the MU Rock Quarry Facility on Sunday, Feb. 16, 2014. The School of Health Professions and Truman's Closet are co-organizing a fashion show for professional attire. (Feb. 20, 2014)

  • Photo from Feb. 19, 2014

    MU graduate Hannah Carlson stands next to an Oscar Mayer Wienermobile on Thursday. Carlson, a Wienermobile spokeswoman, visited Columbia as part of her corporate travels. (Feb. 19, 2014)

  • Photo from Feb. 19, 2014

    Racks of clothes are present at Truman's Closet which is located in the in the MU Rock Quarry Facility on Sunday, Feb. 16, 2014. The School of Health Professions and Truman's Closet are co-organizing a fashion show for professional attire. (Feb. 19, 2014)

  • Photo from Feb. 12, 2014

    Members of the Sigma Chi fraternity jump into Stephens Lake as part of the Polar Plunge on Saturday. The annual event’s proceeds benefited Special Olympics Missouri. (Feb. 12, 2014)

  • Photo from Feb. 12, 2014

    Members of the Sigma Chi fraternity jump into Stephens Lake as part of the Polar Plunge on Saturday. The annual event’s proceeds benefited Special Olympics Missouri. (Feb. 12, 2014)

  • Photo from Feb. 11, 2014

    Spectators watch the Golden Girls perform at the start of MU's 175th birthday celebration in the MU Student Center on Tuesday, Feb. 11, 2014. (Feb. 11, 2014)

  • Photo from Feb. 11, 2014

    Truman the Tiger makes an appearance at MU's 175th birthday celebration in the MU Student Center on Tuesday, Feb. 11, 2014. (Feb. 11, 2014)

  • Photo from Feb. 11, 2014

    Cindy Mustard watches MU Chancellor R. Bowen Loftin light the last candle on the cake at MU's 175th birthday celebration in the MU Student Center on Tuesday, Feb. 11, 2014. (Feb. 11, 2014)

  • Photo from Feb. 11, 2014

    Dean Mills, dean of the School of Journalism, speaks at a news conference in the Reynolds Journalism Institute on Tuesday to announce a new documentary journalism program at MU. The program was funded by a $6.7 million gift from School of Journalism graduate Jonathan Murray. (Feb. 11, 2014)

  • Photo from Feb. 7, 2014

    Junior Devin Mellon grabs Buffalo freshman James Benjamin's leg while wrestling at the Hearnes Center on Friday, Feb. 7, 2014. The match was part of Missouri's annual Beauty and the Beast event. (Feb. 7, 2014)

  • Photo from Feb. 7, 2014

    Members of the Missouri gymnastics team watch sophomore Blair Elmore perform on the balance beam at the Hearnes Center on Friday, Feb. 7, 2014. The team competed against SEMO as part of Missouri's annual Beauty and the Beast event. (Feb. 7, 2014)

  • Photo from Jan. 30, 2014

    UM System President Tim Wolfe speaks at the announcement of R. Bowen Lofin as MU's next chancellor on Dec. 5, 2013. On Wednesday, Wolfe recommended hiring an independent attorney to investigate the university's response to the Sasha Menu Courey case. (Jan. 30, 2014)

  • Photo from Jan. 21, 2014

    Students walk through the MU Student Center on Tuesday, Jan. 21. The Student Center resumed regular operating hours at the start of the spring semester. (Jan. 21, 2014)

  • Photo from Jan. 6, 2014

    Oklahoma State defensive tackle James Castleman tackles Missouri quarterback James Franklin in the second half of the AT&T Cotton Bowl on Jan. 3. (Jan. 6, 2014)

  • Photo from Jan. 4, 2014

    Sophomore defensive end Shane Ray scoops up OSU quarterback Clint Chelf's fumble. Ray dashed 73 yards to pay dirt to seal Missouri's win in the Cotton Bowl. (Jan. 4, 2014)

  • Photo from Jan. 3, 2014

    Missouri receiver Marcus Lucas (85) loses control of a pass during the first quarter of the AT&T Cotton Bowl in Dallas on Jan. 3. Missouri leads Oklahoma 17-7 at the end of the first half. (Jan. 3, 2014)

  • Photo from Jan. 3, 2014

    Freshman quarterback Maty Mauk picks up a first down during the second quarter. Mauk picked up 32 passing yards and completed a touchdown pass in the first half. (Jan. 3, 2014)

  • Photo from Jan. 3, 2014

    Oklahoma quarterback Clint Chlef (left, #10) prepares to be tacked by Missouri safety Braylon Webb (right, #9.) (Jan. 3, 2014)

  • Photo from Jan. 3, 2014

    Oklahoma receiver Josh Stewart shutters in the face of Missouri's defense during the first quarter of the AT&T Cotton Bowl on Jan. 3. (Jan. 3, 2014)

  • Photo from Jan. 3, 2014

    Missouri defensive lineman Shane Ray recovers a fumble which he returned for a touchdown during the final minutes of the fourth quarter of the AT&T Cotton Bowl. Missouri defeated Oklahoma 41-31. (Jan. 3, 2014)

  • Photo from Jan. 3, 2014

    Missouri tailback Henry Josey prepares to dive into the end zone to score Missouri's fourth touchdown during the fourth quarter. (Jan. 3, 2014)

  • Photo from Jan. 3, 2014

    Missouri receiver Marcus Lucas and Tailback Henry Josey celebrate after Joesy's fourth quarter touchdown. (Jan. 3, 2014)

  • Photo from Jan. 3, 2014

    Oklahoma receiver Brandon Sheperd (right, #7) is tackled my Missouri defensive back John Gibson (left, #1) during the third quarter. (Jan. 3, 2014)

  • Photo from Jan. 3, 2014

    Missouri tailback Henry Josey pushes back a defender while running the ball. (Jan. 3, 2014)

  • Photo from Jan. 3, 2014

    Missouri players hoist their freshly won trophy after their 41-31 victory over Oklahoma after the AT&T Cotton Bowl. (Jan. 3, 2014)

  • Photo from Jan. 3, 2014

    Missouri Head coach Gary Pinkel smiles after receiving the AT&T Cotton Bowl trophy. (Jan. 3, 2014)

  • Photo from Jan. 3, 2014

    Missouri Head coach Gary Pinkel points into the crowd as he walks off of the field after Missouri's 41-31 victory over Oklahoma State at the AT&T Cotton Bowl in Dallas, TX on Jan. 3. (Jan. 3, 2014)

  • Photo from Dec. 7, 2013

    Auburn's Sammy Coates hauls a touchdown pass from quarterback Nick Marshall. (Dec. 7, 2013)

  • Photo from Dec. 7, 2013

    Missouri sophomore receiver Dorial Green-Beckham grabs his first first-half touchdown reception. The catch came from 28 yards. The next came from 55. (Dec. 7, 2013)

  • Photo from Dec. 7, 2013

    Auburn tailback Tre Mason rushed for 195 yards and two touchdowns in the first half of the SEC Championship game against Missouri. (Dec. 7, 2013)

  • Photo from Dec. 7, 2013

    Auburn's Sammy Coates hauls a touchdown pass from quarterback Nick Marshall during the first quarter. (Dec. 7, 2013)

  • Photo from Dec. 7, 2013

    Missouri quarterback James Franklin runs the ball during the first quarter of the SEC Championship at the Georgia Dome in Atlanta on Dec. 5. (Dec. 7, 2013)

  • Photo from Dec. 7, 2013

    Senior Missouri linebacker Donovan Bonner (#8) tackles junior Auburn running back Corey Grant during the second half of the SEC Championship game in Atlanta on Saturday. (Dec. 7, 2013)

  • Photo from Dec. 7, 2013

    Sophomore Auburn receiver Sammie Coates (#18) and junior receiver Trovon Reed (#1) hold up an SEC sign during the championship trophy ceremony following their 59-42 victory over Missouri. (Dec. 7, 2013)

  • Photo from Dec. 7, 2013

    Auburn coach Gus Malzahn celebrates with junior running back Tre Mason at the SEC Championship trophy ceremony. Mason rushed for 304 yards and scored four touchdowns during Auburn’s 59-42 win over Missouri. (Dec. 7, 2013)

  • Photo from Dec. 7, 2013

    Junior Missouri linemen Stephen Carberry (left, #51) and Mitch Morse (#65) walk off the field after losing the SEC Championship game to Auburn, 59-42. (Dec. 7, 2013)

  • Photo from Dec. 7, 2013

    A Missouri traveler braves severe winter weather on I-57 in Illinois on Dec. 7. The interstate was riddled with will abandoned vehicles and stranded trucks. (Dec. 7, 2013)

  • Photo from Dec. 7, 2013

    Sen. Claire McCaskill stands with her family Saturday at the MU alumni tailgate in the Georgia World Congress Center in Atlanta. McCaskill flew to Atlanta from Columbia to attend the Southeastern Conference championship game. (Dec. 7, 2013)

  • Photo from Dec. 7, 2013

    Auburn running back Tre Mason is tackled by Missouri safety Matt White during Saturday's game at the Georgia Dome in Atlanta. Mason was named the most valuable player of the game. (Dec. 7, 2013)

  • Photo from Dec. 7, 2013

    Auburn quarterback Nick Marshall rushes past Missouri's defense during Saturday's game at the Georgia Dome in Atlanta. Auburn took the SEC Championship with their 59-42 win over Missouri. (Dec. 7, 2013)

  • Photo from Dec. 5, 2013

    R. Bowen Loftin addresses a crowd in the Reynolds Alumni Center after being announced Thursday as MU's new chancellor. Loftin, who is stepping down as president of Texas A&M University, succeeds Brady Deaton, who retired Nov. 15. (Dec. 5, 2013)

  • Photo from Dec. 5, 2013

    Incoming Chancellor R. Bowen Loftin speaks in the Great Room at the Reynolds Alumni Center while his wife, Karin Loftin, and UM System President Tim Wolfe watch from the side of the stage. (Dec. 5, 2013)

  • Photo from Nov. 15, 2013

    Outgoing Chancellor Brady Deaton and his wife, Anne, celebrate after being surprised by a crowd of students who gathered at their home to say goodbye. The event was organized by MSA President Nick Droege. (Nov. 15, 2013)

  • Photo from Nov. 15, 2013

    Outgoing Chancellor Brady Deaton and his wife, Anne, celebrate after being surprised by a crowd of students who gathered at their home to say goodbye. The event was organized by MSA President Nick Droege. (Nov. 15, 2013)

  • Photo from Nov. 13, 2013

    Senior Brendan Giljum recently submitted an audition tape for the television series “Survivor.” Giljum said the tape took about two hours to film. (Nov. 13, 2013)

  • Photo from Nov. 10, 2013

    Missouri's Earnest Ross takes the ball down the court during Friday's game against Southeastern Louisiana. The Tigers opened their season by defeating the Lions 89-53. (Nov. 10, 2013)

  • Photo from Nov. 10, 2013

    Missouri's Jabari Brown attempts to make a basket during Friday's game against Southeastern Louisiana. Brown scored 19 points in 31 minutes of play. (Nov. 10, 2013)

  • Photo from Nov. 10, 2013

    Missouri's Keanau Post attempts to gain control of the ball during Friday's game against Southeastern Louisiana. The Tigers opened their season by defeating the Lions 89-53. (Nov. 10, 2013)

  • Photo from Nov. 10, 2013

    Missouri's Wes Clark dribbles down the court during Friday's game against Southeastern Louisiana. Clark scored 3/3 attempted 3-point shots in the game. (Nov. 10, 2013)

  • Photo from Nov. 6, 2013

    Senior Benton Berigan, president of the MU chapter of the National Organization for the Reform of Marijuana Laws, turns away from City Council. Berigan spoke about amending city marijuana ordinances during a council meeting Monday. (Nov. 6, 2013)

  • Photo from Nov. 6, 2013

    Assistant coaches Dave Leitao, Tim Fuller and Mark Phelps talk over Missouri’s scrimmage against Oklahoma City University on Oct. 25 at Hearnes Center. Coach Frank Haith will name one of the three as acting head coach while Haith serves a five-game NCAA suspension to begin the year. (Nov. 6, 2013)

  • Photo from Nov. 6, 2013

    Missouri coach Frank Haith watches practice at the Hearnes Center in October. (Nov. 6, 2013)

  • Photo from Nov. 6, 2013

    Coach Frank Haith engages in conversation with former basketball coach Norm Stewart before an exhibition game against Oklahoma City University on Oct. 25. (Nov. 6, 2013)

  • Photo from Nov. 6, 2013

    Haith observes a play during an exhibition game against University of Central Missouri on Nov. 1. The Tigers won, 92-79. (Nov. 6, 2013)

  • Photo from Nov. 6, 2013

    Haith coaches during an exhibition game against University of Central Missouri on Nov. 1. (Nov. 6, 2013)

  • Photo from Nov. 6, 2013

    Senior midfielder Dominique Richardson slides for the ball against Florida’s Tessa Andujar on Sept. 29 at Walton Stadium. The Tigers beat the Gators 1-0. (Nov. 6, 2013)

  • Photo from Nov. 1, 2013

    Freshman guard Wes Clark drives through the lane in Missouri's exhibition win over in-state rival Central Missouri. Clark had four assists and a steal in 25 minutes of action (Nov. 1, 2013)

  • Photo from Nov. 1, 2013

    Junior guard Jabari Brown muscles a shot up against Central Missouri on Friday. Brown scored 19 points and had four assists in the 92-79 exhibition win. (Nov. 1, 2013)

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    Junior guard Jordan Clarkson runs down a loose ball in front of Central Missouri's Daylen Robinson. The first half of the Tigers' win was equally out of control: MU shot just 44 percent from the field in the period. (Nov. 1, 2013)

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    Earnest Ross puts up a floater over Central Missouri's Ryan Donald in Missouri's exhibition win over the Mules. Ross scored a game-high 25 points on 7-13 shooting. (Nov. 1, 2013)

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    Freshman forward Johnathan Williams III snags a rebound in Missouri's 92-79 win over Central Missouri on Friday. Coach Frank Haith slid Williams, who had eight points and 13 rebounds, to center to allow senior guard Earnest Ross to play power forward in the game's waning moments. (Nov. 1, 2013)

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    Miguel Ayllon, international outreach coordinator in the College of Engineering, is from Lima, Peru, and reflects on his experiences in a letter in the Columbia Missourian. Ayllon moved the the U.S. 14 years ago to pursue opportunities in education. (Oct. 30, 2013)

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    Sophomore lineman Shane Ray drags down South Carolina tailback Mike Davis in the Tigers’ double-overtime Homecoming loss. (Oct. 30, 2013)

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    South Carolina's Bruce Ellington pulls in a touchdown pass from quarterback Connor Shaw in front of Missouri's Ian Simon. The Gamecocks kicked a field goal in the next overtime period and Missouri could not respond. (Oct. 27, 2013)

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    Chancellor Brady Deaton and his wife, Dr. Anne Deaton, lead Memorial Stadium in a chant of "M-I-Z! Z-O-U!" in the second quarter of Missouri's homecoming loss to South Carolina. Brady Deaton will leave his post as chancellor Nov. 15. (Oct. 27, 2013)

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    South Carolina's Mike Davis fumbled twice inside the Missouri 10 yard line. Here, the Tigers' John Gibson dives for the loose ball, one defensive lineman Kony Ealy eventually scooped up. (Oct. 27, 2013)

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    Missouri's Markus Golden pulls down South Carolina's Mike Davis. Davis ran 19 times for 51 yards, (Oct. 27, 2013)

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    South Carolina offensive lineman Corey Robinson celebrates after Missouri sophomore kicker Andrew Baggett's game-tying field goal in double-overtime was wide left. (Oct. 27, 2013)

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    South Carolina's Brock Stadnik (65) and Kyle Fleetwood (36) celebrate the Gamecocks' double-overtime win at Faurot Field. (Oct. 27, 2013)

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    Missouri basketball is back in the Hearnes Center for the first time since 2005. The Tigers will play Oklahoma City University on Friday at the Hearnes Center. (Oct. 26, 2013)

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    Junior guard Jordan Clarkson practices at the Hearnes Center on Thursday in preparation for Missouri basketball's first game at the 41 year-old arena since 2004. (Oct. 26, 2013)

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    After sitting out a season due to NCAA transfer rules, junior guard Jordan Clarkson is back in action. (Oct. 26, 2013)

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    Senior guard Earnest Ross corrals a loose ball in Missouri's exhibition win over Oklahoma City University. The Tigers wore throwback uniforms to honor the 1993-94 team that went undefeated in Big 8 Conference Play. (Oct. 26, 2013)

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    Senior guard Earnest Ross puts in a layup in Missouri's exhibition win over Oklahoma City University on Friday. Ross had 13 points and a game-high 12 rebounds in the victory. (Oct. 26, 2013)

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    Junior guard Jordan Clarkson directs traffic in Missouri's exhibition win over Oklahoma City University on Friday. Clarkson scored seven points and tallied six assists in 21 minutes of action. (Oct. 26, 2013)

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    Missouri basketball is back in the Hearnes Center for the first time since 2005. The Tigers men’s team will play Oklahoma City University on Friday at Hearnes. (Oct. 25, 2013)

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    Missouri basketball is back in the Hearnes Center for the first time since 2005. The Tigers men’s team will play Oklahoma City University on Friday at Hearnes. (Oct. 25, 2013)

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    Freshman forward Hayden Barnard and the Missouri men's basketball team finish warm ups at practice at the Hearnes Center. The team will play it's first game in the 41 year-old arena Friday. (Oct. 25, 2013)

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    Freshman Ankur Singh presents his documentary “Listen” in the Arts and Science Building on Oct. 7. Singh took off his spring semester last year to work on the film. (Oct. 23, 2013)

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    Senior Lisa Henning spikes the ball off senior Molly Kreklow’s pass past Alabama’s Brittany Thomas and Katherine White in the Tigers’ Oct. 13 win. Kreklow and Henning combined for 56 assists during the game. (Oct. 23, 2013)

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    Sophomore Reagan Russell attempts to keep the ball away from Auburn defender Kala Faulkner during Sunday's match. The teams tied 1-1, putting Missouri's overall season record at 7-7-2. (Oct. 20, 2013)

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    Senior forward Alyssa Diggs kicks the ball during Sunday's game against Auburn. The Missouri Tigers tied 1-1 with the Auburn Tigers after neither team scored in two overtime sessions. (Oct. 20, 2013)

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    Freshman midfielder Lauren Selaiden kicks the ball during Missouri's tie with Auburn on Sunday. Selaiden scored the team's only goal of the game. (Oct. 20, 2013)

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    Missouri Students Association Senate Speaker Mckenzie Morris has been appointed student chairwoman of the Student Fees Capital Improvement Committee by MSA President Nick Droege. Morris was the interim committee student chairwoman last year. (Oct. 9, 2013)

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    Associate law professor Doug Abrams advocates for coaches to consider emotional safety of their players in addition to physical safety. Abrams has coached youth hockey for 42 years. (Oct. 2, 2013)

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    Chip Gubera and Brian Maurer created a documentary covering the destruction after the tornado incident in Joplin on May 22, 2011. Gubera and Maurer will find out if they won the Mid-America Emmy for best cultural documentary at the ceremony Saturday. (Oct. 2, 2013)

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    Sophomore Russell Hansbrough begins his 45-yard touchdown dash Sept. 21 against Indiana in Bloomington, Ind. Hansbrough leads the Tigers in rushing with 335 yards and has yet to rush for a loss in 2013. (Oct. 2, 2013)

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    Florida's Karina Gutsche prepares to kick the ball away from Missouri's Alyssa Diggs during Sunday's game. Missouri defeated Florida 1-0. (Oct. 2, 2013)

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    Senior midfielder Danielle Nottingham makes a run in Missouri’s 1-0 upset of then-No. 7 Florida. Nottinghams return gives the Tigers another consistent senior leader. (Oct. 2, 2013)

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    Law professor Thomas Lambert speaks after being named the first Wall Chair in Corporate Law and Governance. The endowed chair was funded by a $1.57 million gift from the Nancy and Charles Wall Family Foundation. (Sept. 26, 2013)

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    Provost Brian Foster will retire at the end of the year. Foster was responsible for creating the Mizzou Advantage program. (Sept. 25, 2013)

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    Junior linebacker Kony Ealy flies through the air to bring down Indiana tight end Ted Bolser in the Tigers’ 45-28 win over the Hoosiers on Saturday. The Missouri defense forced three turnovers in the game. (Sept. 25, 2013)

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    Receivers Marcus Lucas (85) and Dorial Green-Beckham (15) celebrate Green-Beckham’s touchdown against Indiana on Saturday. Eleven different Tigers have recorded catches this year from quarterbacks James Franklin and Maty Mauk. (Sept. 25, 2013)

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    Junior linebacker Kony Ealy flies through the air Sept. 21 to bring down Indiana's Ted Bolser in the Tigers' 45-28 win over the Hoosiers. The Missouri defense forced three turnovers in the game. (Sept. 22, 2013)

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    Senior linebacker Kony Ealy snatches Nate Sudfeld's pass out of thin air Sept. 21 in Indiana University's Memorial Stadium in Bloomington, Ind. Ealy returned the interception 49 yards for a score in a play that swung momentum back to the Tigers. (Sept. 22, 2013)

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    Senior receiver Marcus Lucas hauled in 10 catches for 101 yards in the half. (Sept. 22, 2013)

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    Missouri's Marcus Murphy rumbles past Indiana's Greg Heban into the end zone at Memorial Stadium in Bloomington, Ind. Sept. 21 to give the Tigers their second score of the night. (Sept. 21, 2013)

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    Indiana's Cody Latimer dives for the end zone to put the Hoosiers on the board in the second quarter. (Sept. 21, 2013)

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    Graduate student Monica Hand came to MU from New York to pursue a doctoral degree in English. Her first book of poetry, “Me and Nina,” is a nominee for this year's Hurston/Wright Legacy Award. (Sept. 18, 2013)

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    Associate professor Earnest Perry received the American Journalism Historians Association's National Award for Excellence in Teaching. Perry will collect the award in New Orleans at the association’s annual convention later this month. (Sept. 11, 2013)

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    Members of the Battle High School football team raise their helmets after winning their first game Friday. Battle defeated Kansas City East 56-6. (Sept. 3, 2013)

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    The Missouri Students Association has selected sophomore Kathleen Kowalsky to be the coordinator of Truman's Closet. The program, which opens Oct. 2, will allow students, faculty and staff to borrow business and everyday attire. (Aug. 28, 2013)

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    Sophomore Gunnar Johanson will replace sophomore Mason Schara as the Missouri Students Association chief of staff. Schara previously held the position for the spring and summer semesters. (Aug. 20, 2013)

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    President Barack Obama delivers a speech Wednesday at the University of Central Missouri in Warrensburg, Mo. Obama praised the Missouri Innovation Campus program, which offers high school students the opportunity to graduate with an associate degree. (July 25, 2013)

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    Sen. Claire McCaskill greets friends as she enters the university's Student Recreation and Wellness Center. McCaskill celebrated her 60th birthday Wednesday. (July 25, 2013)

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    Obama greets audience members before going on stage. Although the doors to the recreation center opened at 1:45 p.m., the president did not appear until after 5 p.m. (July 25, 2013)

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    Obama shakes hands with student Brian Green, who had introduced the president. Green participates in the Missouri Innovation Campus, a program that offers high school students an associate degree and and internship experience. (July 25, 2013)

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    Audience members hold up a variety of devices to record the president. Although many attendees used cellphones, some also brought tablets and camcorders. (July 25, 2013)

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    President Barack Obama delivers a speech Wednesday at the University of Central Missouri in Warrensburg, Mo. He discussed an economic plan to strengthen the middle class. (July 25, 2013)

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    President Barack Obama delivers a speech Wednesday at the University of Central Missouri in Warrensburg, Mo. He discussed an economic plan to strengthen the middle class. (July 25, 2013)

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