Online voting under way for Auburn University Marching Band in ESPN Battle of the Bands

AUBURN – Auburn University fans can vote online at http://promo.espn.go.com/espn/contests/indianajones to support the Auburn University Marching Band in the ESPN online Battle of the Bands. The winner will receive $25,000 and each participating band will receive $5,000.  Auburn’s marching band was selected by ESPN and Paramount Pictures, along with six other collegiate bands, to participate in a competition promoting the DVD release of the new Indiana Jones and the Quest for the Skull movie. The other bands selected are LSU, Georgia, Florida, Texas, USC and Clemson.

A video of each band’s performance can be viewed at the Web site. The winner is decided by an online vote, and all Auburn fans and members of the Auburn family are encouraged to vote daily to help the Auburn University Marching Band take home the grand prize.

Tune in to College GameDay on Oct. 11 to see the winning band announced live.

Contact: Corey Spurlin, (334) 844-3179 (acs0011@auburn.edu), or
Mike Clardy, (334) 844-9999 (clardch@auburn.edu)