Missouri football team anticipates difficulties for upcoming travel | Mizzou Football

Columbia Regional Airport’s construction expansion has led to problems with scheduling charter flights for the MU football team. 

Missouri football coach Eliah Drinkwitz said at a news conference Tuesday the team had “a little bit of a snafu because of the Columbia Airport being under construction right now.”

For Saturday’s game in Lexington, Kentucky, Drinkwitz said half of the team’s travel party will fly out of St. Louis and the other half will fly out of Columbia.

“Potentially none of us can fly back to Columbia, depending on the weather and the weight limit on the plane,” Drinkwitz said.


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