Mizzou to host women's football clinic Saturday

COLUMBIA, Mo. (AP) - Women who watch in wonder as their husbands

and boyfriends sit rapt in front of the TV on fall weekends can now

find out what all the fuss is about.

The Missouri football program is holding a women's football

clinic on Saturday in the LeMone Tiger Lounge at Memorial Stadium.

The X's & Clinic is hosted by Vicki Pinkel, wife of Missouri head

coach Gary Pinkel, and Rockie Alden, wife of athletic director Mike


Participants will have brunch while watching a Missouri football

practice, then hear from Gary Pinkel and the football team

captains. Tours of the Mizzou Athletic Training Complex will follow

the clinic, which has beginner and advanced sessions.

Registration is $35 and begins at 10 a.m. Saturday, with the

program starting 90 minutes later.