Athletic Bands

The Band of Blue Marching Band

The marching band at MTSU, the Band of Blue, is directed by Associate Director of Bands, Craig Cornish, and presents original half-time shows at all home football games and selected out-of-town games. As the largest student organization on campus, reaching over 350 members strong (record 384 for the 2011 season), membership is open to any university student who can display good marching techniques and a fundamental proficiency on an instrument used in the marching band. Guard, majorettes, and dance team members are accepted by audition.

Basketball Pep Band

The basketball games at MTSU would not be the same without the Pep Band. The band plays plays at every home game for both men's and women's teams. Staying current with the times, the pep band has expanded its literature in the last couple of years. New tunes such as, "Flashlight" and "Give up the Funk." together with popular tunes "Livin' La Vida Loca" and "Mambo #5" are true crowd pleasers. Membership is open to all MTSU students through audition.