Watch: The Best Damn Band in the Land performs its Skull Sessions before Ohio State-Oregon

Joe Harrington
The Columbus Dispatch

Ohio State opens the 2021 football home schedule today against Oregon in a matchup of top-15 teams. 

But enough about the actual football game.

The Buckeyes being back at Ohio Stadium means the return of The Best Damn Band in the Land and all the festivities that go on before and during the game. 

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The band puts on its pregame "Skull Session" show for fans before taking the field for Script Ohio and the famous dotting of the i. 

It's a return to action for the Ohio State band at Ohio Stadium. Last year, the band was not allowed to play games due to COVID-19 protocols, causing a surreal scene. 

Watch the Ohio State Band play before the Oregon game

2021 Ohio State Buckeyes football schedule

  •  Sept. 2: Ohio State 45, Minnesota 31
  • Sept. 11:Oregon, 12 p.m. on FOX
  • Sept. 18:Tulsa, 3:30 p.m. on FS1
  • Sept. 25: Akron, TBA
  • Oct. 2: at Rutgers, TBA
  • Oct. 9: Maryland, 12 p.m., TBA
  • Oct. 23: at Indiana, TBA
  • Oct. 30: Penn State, TBA
  • Nov. 6:at Nebraska, TBA
  • Nov. 13:Purdue, TBA
  • Nov. 20:Michigan State, TBA
  • Nov. 27: at Michigan, 12 p.m., FOX

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