The annual Lighting of McAlister Auditorium marks the official start to Homecoming 2017. Green Wave fans were serenaded by two a cappella groups, pep talked by Green Wave players and introduced to members of the 2017 Homecoming court.
Tulane a cappella group THEM hypes the audience with their smooth voices.
Members of the Green Wave football team Zach Block, Devin "Jet" Glenn and Sherman Badie thank the crowd for their support and ask for their cheers during Saturday's big game.
Homecoming royalty pose for a candid shot during the Monday evening festivities.
The unforgettable evening leaves McAlister green and hearts filled with Green Wave pride.