South Carolina-based band NEEDTOBREATHE performed at Wildcat Stadium Friday night before the grand opening and first home game.
Lauren Franco is a senior convergence journalism major from Fort Worth.
My name is Lauren and I'm the Editor in Chief of the Optimist this year. I'm an avid fan of romantic comedies, the First Amendment and national parks. More than anything, I'm passionate about storytelling via photographs, and love getting to know the heart of people through my lens.