UW band receives donation year after incident

Director says donation received Tuesday was substantial

The University of Wisconsin band has gotten a donation from a Detroit Lions player that was promised a year ago, band director Mike Leckrone said.

UW Band marches for cancer awareness

Band Together to Beat Cancer raises money for cancer research

On the field at Camp Randall the 300 members of the University of Wisconsin Band move and play as one. They wear the same uniform and march for the same reason.

Detroit Lions say UW band donation will come next week

UW band hasn't received contribution promised by NFL player

A Detroit Lions spokesperson says the University of Wisconsin-Madison band will see the significant donation promised to them by one of their players by next week.

UW band to miss football team's Texas kickoff

Band program doesn't have money to send band to big game

The University of Wisconsin Badgers first football game of the season will be a very big stage in front of a nationally televised audience against SEC powerhouse Louisiana State University. But while the football team and the Badgers' nation of fans will be there, the band will not.