Sports newsies see this one different than locals. Denizens of the UM system recall a tragic funding fall off the hurt jobs and impacted employees unconnected to the social justice drama.
Meanwhile, here's a more triumphant statement and screed in retrospect . . .
On June 3, most of the Missouri football team gathered with coaches and administrators and walked a half mile from campus to the Boone County Courthouse, where they knelt in silence to commemorate the recent killing of George Floyd by Minneapolis police. Afterward, about 60 players entered the building and registered to vote.