Former Missouri football coach Gary Pinkel (left) and current coach Barry Odom talked with a recruit in Columbia earlier this year. Pinkel retired as head coach last fall after being diagnosed with non-Hodgkin lymphoma.
Former Missouri football coach Gary Pinkel (left) and current coach Barry Odom talked with a recruit in Columbia earlier this year. Pinkel retired as head coach last fall after being diagnosed with non-Hodgkin lymphoma. L.G. Patterson The Associated Press
Former Missouri football coach Gary Pinkel (left) and current coach Barry Odom talked with a recruit in Columbia earlier this year. Pinkel retired as head coach last fall after being diagnosed with non-Hodgkin lymphoma. L.G. Patterson The Associated Press

At 64, former MU coach Gary Pinkel discovers autumn of his life

September 27, 2016 08:15 PM