Good luck charms, bands, banners, chants and cheerleaders. Look around a college football game and almost anything can qualify as a tradition. Here are the AP's 12 best college football traditions:
Photos: College football coaches and former players from the SEC and ACC take part in the Chick-fil-A Bowl Challenge Charity Golf Tournament at Reynolds Plantation near Atlanta.
The University of Georgia and Georgia Tech play in the 11th Annual Kauffman Tire Spring Classic for Kids college baseball game on Tuesday, April 23, 2013, in Atlanta.
Georgia Tech football team scrimmage at Bobby Dodd Stadium in Atlanta on Friday, April 19, 2013.
Georgia Tech hosted an International Football Clinic for more than 100 students from countries that are unfamiliar with American football at Bobby Dodd Stadium Thursday, April 18, 2013.
Georgia Tech's football team will had a different feel this spring with new defensive schemes and a new quarterback taking over.
Georgia Tech opened its sixth spring practice under head coach Paul Johnson Monday at the Atlanta campus.
Cheerleaders perform last week at the ACC Tournament in Greensboro, N.C.
Georgia Tech and Boston College meet for opening game of the ACC Tournament Thursday in Greensboro, N.C.
Tech hosts Clemson on Feb. 14, 2013
Nearly 30 players with Georgia ties have been invited to take part in NFL Scouting Combine in Indianapolis in February 2013.
Tech hosts FSU in college basketball on Feb. 5, 2012
Georgia Tech hosts Virginia in basketball on Feb. 3, 2013.
The Yellow Jackets earned their first ACC win of the season, making use of their best half of the season to blow past the Demon Deacons 82-62 on Saturday, Jan. 26, at McCamish Pavilion.
Mike Bobinski, who is also the current chair of the NCAA Division I Men's Basketball Committee, will officially begin at Georgia Tech on April 1.
Georgia Tech hosts Chattanooga