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Ohio State Fans Not Happy With Gus Johnson's Band Comments

A general view of the Ohio State Buckeyes football field.

COLUMBUS, OH - NOVEMBER 24: The Ohio State Marching Band performs the Script Ohio before the game against the Michigan Wolverines at Ohio Stadium on November 24, 2012 in Columbus, Ohio. (Photo by Jamie Sabau/Getty Images)

Ohio State's football program has done a nice job so far in its Week 1 game against FAU. Justin Fields is responsible for the team's four touchdowns, and the team leads 28-7 midway through the third quarter.

Of course, an Ohio State game day is not only about football. Buckeye fans take serious pride in The Best Damn Band in the Land.

Gus Johnson is on the call for the game between the Buckeyes and Owls. Moments ago, he made a comment that many OSU faithful will probably consider unforgivable.

He complimented the Ohio State Marching Band, but then said the best college band he's ever seen is Texas A&M's Fightin' Texas Aggie Band.

Naturally, Buckeye fans are pretty irked on Twitter.

Not only are Ohio State fans aggrieved about being put behind Texas A&M in terms of marching band prowess, but a handful of HBCU fans chimed in to remind everyone about how incredible the bands at places like Bethune-Cookman and North Carolina A&T have.

They have a point too. There are few college football traditions more impressive than halftime at the Celebration Bowl.

We're sure we'll here more on this debate as the nation's top bands unveil their halftime shows throughout the season. If they want to make a real point of trying to one-up one another, we're all for it.