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A Burning Desire

It has been 19 years since bonfire collapsed and if the University had it their way it never would have been built again. Fortunately the tradition has been carried on off campus.

Bonfire is constructed by hand. Trees are Cut with axes, shouldered out of the Woods to tractor paths, hauled to Load Site by tractor, shouldered again and loaded onto trucks, and transported to Stack Site where they are unloaded and sorted.  Why lead with a story about bonfire instead of immediately talking about one of the greatest games in history?  Because to understand Texas A&M you must know bonfire is the undying flame of love that every loyal Aggie carries in their heart for the school.

Although A&M …

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Sports

Habit of Winning

It is a testament to Aggie spirit that 97,000 plus fans packed Kyle Field to watch Texas A&M take on the University of Alabama Birmingham (UAB) on a chilly Saturday evening the week before Thanksgiving.

UAB arrived as a top 25 team with one loss. In the past these types of teams have proven to be A&M’s Achilles heal.

It took less than 20 seconds for the Aggies to score and they never looked back. The Aggie defense had no problem with the UAB offense.

Mond and the offense looked good as they easily moved the ball up and down the field.

Fans are pleasantly surprise by the emergence of tight end #81 Jace Sternberger, a Junior College transfer who …

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