The Maneater

Sep. 23, 2019

Junior Michael Chandler attempts to pick up Indiana senior Brandon Becker on Friday night during their consolation match at the NCAA Championship at the Scottrade Center in St. Louis. Becker eliminated Chandler from the tournament by defeating him 8-2.

Sophomore Nick Marable celebrates his win over Cornell freshman Mack Lewnes after their match for third place at the NCAA Championship at the Scottrade Center in St. Louis. Marable was one of three MU wrestlers named as All-Americans, but was the highest-placed finisher in the team.

Sophomore Nick Marable attempts to take Northern Iowa junior Moza Fay to his back during their match on Saturday morning at the NCAA Championship at the Scottrade Center. Marable eventually placed third the 165-lb. bracket in the tournament.

Sophomore Nick Marable picks up Northern Iowa junior Moza Fay during their consolation match in the 165-lb. bracket at the NCAA Championship on Saturday morning at the Scottrade Center in St. Louis. Marable defeated Fay 7-4.

Junior pitcher Stacy Delaney pitches on Wednesday afternoon at University Field. Delaney allowed five runs, contributing to Missouri's first loss in 20 games.

Sophomore pitcher Jana Hainey pitches on Wednesday afternoon at University Field. Bradley defeated Missouri 5-4.

Freshman infielder Kathryn Poet bats on Wednesday at University Field. Bradley snapped Missouri's 19-game winning streak.

A donation from the estate of Margaret Proctor Mulligan will fund at least 10 endowed professorships in the School of Medicine.

Senior pitcher Jen Bruck dodges a ball pitched at her during Sunday's game against North Dakota State at University Field. The Tigers won the game 9-0.

Junior pitcher Ian Berger throws a pitch against Toledo on Saturday at Taylor Stadium. Berger pitched a shutout, helping the Tigers in a 10-0 win.

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.