Rice's band always takes on rivals at halftime
Conference realignment makes for comedy fodder for Rice's Marching Owl Band.
The irreverent group known as the MOB turned heads Saturday by spelling out "$EC" during halftime of Rice's 34-9 loss to Texas in Austin. Photos of the formation went viral.
It's a dig at Texas A&M for bailing out of the Big 12 and likely moving to the SEC. But it can also be read as a statement on college athletics.
"Topical humor is certainly something we do a lot of," ...
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