High Notes 2011: Week 13

It's was Thanksgiving weekend, and everyone's getting leftover high notes recognitions. I've got quite a few to pass out:

They already got their own post, but I'd like to hand it to both Southern and Grambling for showing up and showing out in the Bayou Classic. And again, big ups to NBC Sports for their coverage.

Secondly, I'll revisit Texas and Texas A&M, who got Game of the Week honors this past week. They met for the last time in football for the foreseeable future, and were part of the backdrop in a great piece by Spencer Hall from Every Day Should be Saturday.

Finally, I intended to say earlier that as football and basketball season overlap, it was not inconceivable to see me pull a recognition from the pep band ranks. Well, I stayed in the marching band world with this one, but it comes from a basketball game. I watched UNCG and NC A&T face off this week for Greensboro bragging rights. It was an A&T home game in the Greensboro Coliseum, and I was pleasantly surprised that they brought not just a pep band, but the entire Blue and Gold Marching Machine. They some headbussas: