Athletic Bands

The Golden Thunder Marching Band

The Golden Thunder Marching Band meets during the fall semester and is comprised of students from all majors. The band performs at all home football games and in the opening game at Dallas Cowboy Stadium each year.  Contact Dr. Luttrell for more information.

Rehearsals are 7:30 A.M. - 8:50 A.M. on Monday, Wednesday, Friday

Marching Band Camp

Golden Thunder Drumline Auditions



Basketball Pep Band

The Midwestern State University Basketball Band performs for all home men's and women's basketball games and travels to the Lone Star Conference Basketball Tournament each year. Membership is open to all students of all majors, and ensemble members receive a small scholarship stipend at the end of each season. MSU basketball games take place in D. L. Ligon Coliseum on the MSU campus. Contact Dr. Gordon Hicken for more information.

The MSU Basketball Schedule can be viewed on the MSU Athletics website. View Men's Schedule of Basketball Games or view Women's Schedule of Basketball Games.


D.L. Ligon Coliseum

Located at the intersection of Midwestern Parkway and Taft Blvd. Marked building #13 on the map below.

D.L. Coliseum Map Location