1. The University of Southern California Trojan Marching Band
2. The Ohio University Marching 110
3. Grambling State University Tiger Marching Band
4. University of Tennessee Pride of the Southland Band
5. University of California - Berkeley Marching Band
6. University of Notre Dame Band of the Fighting Irish
7. Jackson State University Sonic Boom of the South
8. Florida State University Marching Chiefs
9. Jacksonville State University Marching Southerners
10. Northwestern State University "Spirit of Northwestern" Marching Band