"When they call my name on graduation day, and I stand up and cross that stage, I know in my heart that this has been a collaborative effort."
Now that you've had a full day to recover from the heartbreaking 21-17 loss to Michigan State, it's time to relive the other, more successful parts of Homecoming weekend.
Already in withdrawal from THON? We've got your fix. Here are the 46 best photos from THON 2017.
THON has numerous methods of keeping dancers relaxed and feeling strong throughout the 46 hours. The most notable of these events is Slides of Strength, where the OPP committee rolls out a long tarp and showers it with baby powder before dancers slide across it.
In one of the typically slower parts of THON, one small child brought the BJC to its feet.
Look for your favorite dancer or spectator busting a move on the floor.