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Top 12 Marching Band Traditions in the Big Ten

Top Marching Band Traditions in the Big …

Contributor Grant Gannon ranks his favorite Big Ten Marching Band Traditions:

1. Script Ohio- Ohio State
Ranked No. 1 on my list, and Sports Illustrated’s top college football tradition from the August 22,…

Top Marching Band Traditions in the Big …
Woody Hayes: the Ritual of College Football

The Ritual of College Football

The words of Woody Hayes illustrate best what we all feel as Big Ten fans, the passion for history and traditions that surround a Saturday football game day in this…

The Ritual of College Football
“Beneath the Pines”

“Beneath the Pines”

The PBS WKAR Series “Beneath the Pines: Inside the Spartan Marching Band”follows the Spartan Marching Band through the 2011 season, showcasing their halftime performances, as well as revealing an insider look…

“Beneath the Pines”
The Life of a Big Ten Male Cheerleader

Gentlemen of the Spirit Squad: The Unhea…

The phrase “tremendous college athlete” rouses thoughts of football and basketball players in the minds of many. Robert Griffin III dodging defenders during a mad sprint to the end zone,…

Gentlemen of the Spirit Squad: The Unhea…
Zeke the Wonder Dog

ZEKE THE WONDER DOG

When you visit East Lansing on game day Saturday, you might wonder what all the fuss is about the yellow lab you see visiting fans in the tailgate lots before…

ZEKE THE WONDER DOG
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Beaumont Tower Carillon

Built in 1928, Beaumont Tower has been the meeting place for the Executive Board of the elite Tower Guard Honor Society since its inception in 1934. The State of Michigan’s first Historical Marker is affixed to the side of Beaumont tower, honoring Beaumont Tower’s location on the site of former College Hall, the first ... (more)