College Fight Songs

Today is rivalry weekend in college football, and in honor of that below are the fight songs for the universities in many of today’s big match-ups:

Ohio State University (Across the Field – 1915):

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University of Michigan (The Victors – 1899):

Univeristy of Notre Dame (Victory March – 1928 final version):

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University of Southern California (Fight On – 1922):

Auburn University (War Eagle! – 1955):

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University of Alabama (Yea Alabama! – 1926):

Georgia Tech (Up With the White and Gold – 1919):

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University of Georgia (Glory Glory – played in the 1890’s at Georgia football games, the song is to the tune of The Battle Hymn of the Republic, which dates back to 1861):

University of Oregon (Mighty Oregon – based on the 1912 hit, It’s a Long Way to Tipperary, revised into Oregon’s fight song and first performed in 1916):

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Oregon State University (Hail to Old OSU – 1914):

Stanford University (All Right Now – originally released by the band Free in 1970, became the defacto fight song of Stanford in 1976):

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University of California Los Angeles (The Mighty Bruins – 1984):

University of Florida (The Orange and Blue – 1916/1917):

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Florida State University (FSU Fight Song – 1950):