1. Texas Southern Ocean of Soul
The Texas Southern Ocean of Soul puts on an incredible performance at every game, so sit back and enjoy the show. The band is one of the best parts of any Texas Southern football game, and the fans go crazy during their halftime show, making it a can’t-miss part of the game.
2. Labor Day Classic
You won’t find a better time to come out to Houston for a Tigers football game than the Labor Day Classic. The Labor Day Classic between the Prairie View A&M Panthers and Texas Southern Tigers has been played every year since 1947, and the winner of the contest takes home the Durley-Nicks Trophy. Texas Southern leads the all-time series 44-27-1, and you won’t want to miss it as the Tigers try to extend their lead.
The Texas Southern cheerleaders pump up the crowd throughout the game. The cheerleaders do a fantastic job of riling up the crowd, so join in and give the Tigers an incredible home field advantage.
4. Motion of the Ocean
The dancers at Texas Southern will dazzle you with their routines, so don’t leave your seat when the Motion of the Ocean takes the stage. You won’t want to miss these talented performers during your trip to BBVA Compass Stadium.
5. Wall Art
All around the concourse of BBVA Compass Stadium is wall art dedicated to Dynamo players and fans. The wall art celebrates current and past players, and there is even a mural dedicated to season ticket holders, so walk the concourse and see it all before kickoff.
6. Tiger Mascots
Keep an eye out for Texas Southern’s two tiger mascots. The beloved mascots get into all kinds of antics during the game and are a must-see for any fan in attendance.
7. Texas State Fair Football Showdown
If you’re a Tigers fan, make sure to attend the Texas State Fair Football showdown at the Cotton Bowl between Texas Southern and Southern. The two schools are scheduled to play in this contest in 2018 and 2019, both of which will likely be memorable games.
8. Homecoming Parade
Make sure to check out the Texas Southern homecoming parade when attending the homecoming game. The parade takes place in the 3rd Ward and is an excellent way to get into the Tigers game day spirit.