The Grambling Marching Band and Dance Team arrive as we enter the TDECU Stadium
The Grambling Dance Team.
Grambling singing tuba players.
TDECU Stadium and the marching band reflected in a tuba bell.
There goes the Grambling Band. Wow!
We're almost an hour early. We look at Houston from our bleachers.
Ours is a great city.
Last week our balloon was deflated. This week it rides high. A good omen.
The still nearly-empty stadium.
Carolyn and Jerry Warren want the Coogs to GO. So do we.
Coach Bill Yeoman, Cougar legend, on screen.
... and here comes the Cougar Marching Band.
Last pre-game thoughts for our players.
The UH Band about to enter the Stadium ...
... and Marc Martin directs UH Band traffic.
The midfield UH Logo.
Marc Martin greets the drums and tympani.
Did this cheerleader once study ballet? I think so.
The Band spells COUGARS.
The Band also does more abstract designs.
The Good News Gospel Choir sings "God Bless America".
Cynthia Woods Mitchell Artist in Residence Daniel Roumain plays the National Anthem. (Brilliant technique in a failed concept.)
The Band spells out an H with fancy serifs.
Getting ready to begin the game. Celebratory fireworks.
Fireworks obscured in their own smoke.
Our team arrives.