Homecoming mums make a comeback

3 years 4 months 6 days ago Saturday, October 22 2016 Oct 22, 2016 Saturday, October 22, 2016 1:12:00 PM CDT October 22, 2016 in News
By: Lauren Magarino, KOMU Reporter

COLUMBIA - An old tradition was spruced up for a new generation on MU's campus for the 105th Homecoming this weekend, Homecoming mums.

These flowers were worn by women in the 50s and 60s. Since then, they haven't been a popular tradition.

Tia Odom, MU football Coach Barry Odom's wife, encouraged MU to bring them back.

The 2016 Homecoming Court wore mums during the parade, in addition to MU alumni.

 

 

 

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