Jul. 19, 2018
Center Kalen Grimes dunks after a breakaway in the first half of play in the Black and Gold Game in 2006 at Mizzou Arena. Grimes has since been dismissed from the team after being charged for assault in Florissant.
Coach Mike Anderson said he was disappointed in his team's performance and this season did not live up to his expectations, specifically a berth in the NCAA tournament. Anderson cited 'inconsistencies' throughout the season but said with better, more experienced players that fit his style of play, the Tigers will see success in the future.
Junior forward Leo Lyons drives to the basket as Nebraska senior center Aleks Maric defends Thursday. Lyons, recruited by former MU coach Quin Snyder, is one of several previous generation players who are still trying to mesh into coach Mike Anderson's style of play. 'I want to make the NCAA tournament while I'm here,' Lyons said.
Junior forward DeMarre Carroll fights for position under the basket as Nebraska senior center Aleks Maric defends Thursday. Carroll had 10 points and eight rebounds for the Tigers, who were outrebounded 42-31 by the Huskers. "I just didn't see the energy in our guys," Carroll said, regarding the Tigers' defensive performance.
Sophomore guard Keon Lawrence and junior guard Matt Lawrence make their way off the Sprint Center court following Missouri's 61-56 loss to Nebraska on Thursday night. With their first-round loss in the Big 12 championship, the Tigers ended their season 16-16 and failed to make the postseason for the third straight year.
Shante Melville sits with a peace-sign poster while her mother Hillary Melville plays in her band at the Boone County Courthouse Square before the march officially begins. Melville and her band traveled from California to play in Columbia for Sunday’s protest.
Renew Missouri volunteer Evan Prost signs a banner outside of Boone County Courthouse Square Sunday. The banner was signed by participants of the march and was carried from the Square to Peace Park.
Columbia resident Karen Brickey and her daughter carry signs calling for an end to the war in Iraq while marching with more than 1,000 other protesters on Sunday. The protest, organized by the Mid-Missouri Peaceworks, included more than 22 smaller organizations.
Peace activists listen to the band The Melville Salon on Sunday in the Boone County Courthouse Square. Various musical groups and speakers participated in the demonstration to promote the Mid-Missouri Peaceworks’ 1,000 Strong For Peace, an annual event that marks the beginning of the war in Iraq.
Stephens College students Andrea Dame, Jessica Bell and Amber Davis march towards Peace Park in the 1,000 Strong For Peace demonstration Sunday. Demonstrators ranged from students to veterans.
Blues musician Daniel 'Mudcat' Dudeck gives audience member Christine Vedenhoupt a guitar solo during the Roots ‘N Blues ‘N BBQ Festival in September 2007. The Columbia City Council is making efforts to host the highly successful festival again this year.
Attendees of the Boone County Caucus for Republicans take a count during the opening proceedings Saturday. The American Legion Hall played host to the event in Columbia.
Former MU spokeswoman Mary Still announces her Democratic candidacy for the 25th District seat in the Missouri House at Orr Street Studios on Monday. Her husband Russ Still and former Missouri governor Bob Holden introduced her.
Health care advocate Bob Pund talks with friend Jay Lundquist and personal care attendant John Fry Monday morning in Memorial Union. Pund announced his candidacy as a Democrat for the 25th District seat in the Missouri House and is the third Democrat to enter the race.
Mayor Darwin Hindman discusses a proposal to create policy and guidelines concerning Tax Increment Financing during the Columbia City Council meeting Monday in the Daniel Boone City Building. Another topic the council addressed is a downtown leadership council that would serve as the administrative body for downtown projects and development.
Columbia resident Catherine Parke reads a poem Friday as a part of the 12th Annual Women’s Poetry Night in Memorial Union. Parke, an art volunteer for Columbia Public Schools, also has a studio at Orr Street Studios downtown.
Members of the South Asian Students Association dance down the runway Saturday at the SASA Fashion Show in Memorial Union. The show raised awareness of human trafficking issues and presented traditional and modern clothing from South Asia.
KCOU/88.1 FM chief engineer Jonathan Hutcheson describes the new digital upgrades to KCOU on Sunday in the KCOU studio. The station has expanded its coverage of sports after receiving positive feedback from listeners.
Senior Suzanne Bergman plays Dorothy from ‘The Wizard of Oz’ and oils up senior Kyle Zick as the Tin Man during an Engineers’ Week skit at Deja Vu Comedy Club last Tuesday. Engineering students put on five skits featuring E-Week King and Queen candidates.
Engineers’ Club president Emily Gogel stands beside St. Patrick as Chancellor Brady Deaton is made an honorary knight of St. Patrick as a part of the Engineers’ Week ceremonies. Those knighted were deemed to have made significant contributions to the field of engineering.