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College Fight Songs II
A Supplementary Anthology

ISBN 9780789009210
Published January 23, 2001 by Routledge
462 Pages

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Book Description

Come join the band!

College Fight Songs II is a supplement to the original College Fight Songs, providing 97 additional song texts and interesting historical information. Together they are a unique anthology of college fight songs from across the country.

College Fight Songs II: A Supplementary Anthology is a second-round knockout that finishes the job started by the first edition. This rollicking continuation of the original collection will give you even more to shout about, again bringing together complete lyrics, historical annotations, and musical scores of the songs of over 50 more colleges and universities!

Full of spirited music and lyrics that will put a spring in the step of incoming freshmen and music historians alike, College Fight Songs II is for you! You'll uncover plenty of behind-the-scenes info about the songs and the people who inspired them, and of course you'll find:

  • complete musical scores
  • full lyrics
  • basic historical background concerning the songs and their institutions
  • information regarding the songwriters and college nicknames
So let’s “Hail West Virginia,” stay “Ever True to Brown,” “Fight for LSU,” and shout out “The Buckeye Battle Cry!” College Fight Songs II will keep you in the game!

Table of Contents


  • Preface
  • A Brief History of American College Fight Songs
  • The Top Twenty-Five College Fight Songs
  • Historical Notes on the Songs in This Collection
  • Allegheny Pep Song (Allegheny College)
  • Cheer for Old Amherst (Amherst College)
  • Glory, Glory to Old Amherst (Amherst University)
  • Glory to Ole Auburn (Auburn University)
  • For Boston (Boston College)
  • The Brown Cheering Song (Brown University)
  • Ever True to Brown (Brown University)
  • Fight Song (Clemson University)
  • The Big Red Team (Cornell University)
  • Fight for Cornell (Cornell University)
  • As the Backs Go Tearing By (Dartmouth College)
  • Duke Blue and White (Duke University)
  • Fordham Ram (Fordham University)
  • Hail the White and Purple (Furman University)
  • Sons of Georgetown (Georgetown University)
  • Harvardiana (Harvard University)
  • Ten Thousand Men of Harvard (Harvard University)
  • Football Song (Haverford College)
  • Indiana Fight! (Indiana University)
  • Fight for LSU (Louisiana State University)
  • Sons of Marshall (Marshall University)
  • Oh! Didn't He Ramble (New Mexico State University)
  • Old New York University (New York University)
  • Oberlin Pep Song (Oberlin College)
  • The Buckeye Battle Cry (Ohio State University)
  • Ohio State (Ohio State University)
  • Rally, Ohio (Ohio State University)
  • Fight On, State (Pennsylvania State University)
  • The Nittany Lion (Pennsylvania State University)
  • Victory (Pennsylvania State University)
  • The Orange and the Black (Princeton University)
  • The Princeton Cannon Song (Princeton University)
  • Princeton Forward March (Princeton University)
  • Princeton Jungle March (Princeton University)
  • Ramble Song (Princeton University)
  • Hail Purdue (Purdue University)
  • Come Join the Band (Stamford University)
  • Down, Down the Field (Syracuse University)
  • The Saltine Warrior (Syracuse University)
  • The Aggie War Hymn (Texas A&M University)
  • Brown and Blue Forever (Tufts University)
  • Semper Paratus (United States Coast Guard Academy)
  • Yea, Alabama (University of Alabama)
  • Fight! Wildcats! Fight! (University of Arizona)
  • Razorback Pep Song (University of Arkansas)
  • Big C (University of California at Berkeley)
  • California Indian Song (University of California at Berkeley)
  • Sons of California (University of California at Berkeley)
  • The Stanford Jonah (University of California at Berkeley)
  • Fight CU, Down the Field (University of Colorado)
  • Glory, Glory, Colorado (University of Colorado)
  • The Orange and Blue (University of Florida)
  • Cheer Illini (University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign)
  • Illinois Loyalty (University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign)
  • I'm a Jayhawk (University of Kansas)
  • Hail to U of L (University of Louisville)
  • Maryland, My Maryland (University of Maryland)
  • Go! Tigers, Go! (University of Memphis)
  • Varsity (University of Michigan)
  • Win for Michigan (University of Michigan)
  • Tiger Song of U of M (University of Missouri at Columbia)
  • North Dakota U (University of North Dakota)
  • Fight, North Texas (University of North Texas)
  • Mighty Oregon (University of Oregon)
  • Cheer Pennsylvania (University of Pennsylvania)
  • Fight On, Pennsylvania (University of Pennsylvania)
  • The Pitt Panther (University of Pittsburgh)
  • Pittsburgh's Big Team (University of Pittsburgh)
  • Rhode Island Cheer Song (University of Rhode Island)
  • Carolina Fight Song (University of South Carolina)
  • Fight! USC (University of South Carolina)
  • The Fighting Gamecock Song (University of South Carolina)
  • The Fighting Gamecocks Lead the Way (University of South Carolina)
  • The NC-4 (University of South Carolina)
  • Clear the Way for USC (University of Southern California)
  • Marching Song of USC (University of Southern California)
  • USC Beloved Varsity (University of Southern C

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