MU athletics gets $8.3M donation

Jan 29, 2013

The University of Missouri Department of Intercollegiate Athletics will get a $8.3 million donation from the family of a former chairman of the University of Missouri Board of Curators.

The University announced the donation Tuesday, saying in press release that the athletic department will use the donation from Don and Audrey Walsworth of Marceline for facility improvements and upgrades. That includes renovations to Memorial stadium and a new clubhouse for the University golf teams.

The university has more on the gift here.