The 1910 Mizzou football team
November 27, 1890: The University of Missouri played its first football game against another school—Washington University in St. Louis.
This post was contributed by Ross Malone. A historian and a retired school teacher, Ross has authored many books about Missouri’s history, weird facts, and folk tales. He has also written children’s historical fiction. Visit his website, and buy his books in the Missouri Life store.