Photographs: The Girls of the BCS Championship Game

Here are a few photographs from the BCS Championship Game featuring the best of Alabama and LSU. Photographs include Alabama Crimson Tide baton twirlers cheer in the stands before the start of play between the LSU Tigers and the Alabama Crimson Tide and LSU’s dance team the Golden Girls.

An Alabama Crimson Tide baton twirler stands on the field before the start of play between the LSU Tigers and the Alabama Crimson Tide in the NCAA BCS National Championship college football game in New Orleans, January 9, 2012. REUTERS/Jeff Haynes (UNITED STATES – Tags: SPORT FOOTBALL)

An Alabama Crimson Tide baton twirler stands on the field before the start of play between the LSU Tigers and the Alabama Crimson Tide in the NCAA BCS National Championship college football game in New Orleans, January 9, 2012.

LSU’s dance team the Golden Girls pose for fans before the start of the BCS National Championship at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome in New Orleans, Louisiana, on January 9, 2012. UPI/A.J. Sisco
Alabama Crimson Tide baton twirlers cheer in the stands before the start of play between the LSU Tigers and the Alabama Crimson Tide in the NCAA BCS National Championship college football game in New Orleans, January 9, 2012. REUTERS/Jeff Haynes (UNITED STATES – Tags: SPORT FOOTBALL)
An Alabama Crimson Tide baton twirler performs before the start of during the NCAA BCS National Championship college football game in New Orleans, January 9, 2012. REUTERS/Chris Keane (UNITED STATES – Tags: SPORT FOOTBALL)
Alabama baton twirlers and drill team members sing the school’s anthem late in the second half of the BCS College Football Championship at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome in New Orleans, Louisiana, on January 9, 2012. Alabama won the game 21-0. UPI/David Tulis
LSU Tigers flag team members perform before the start of play between the LSU Tigers and the Alabama Crimson Tide in the NCAA BCS National Championship college football game in New Orleans, January 9, 2012. REUTERS/Sean Gardner (UNITED STATES – Tags: SPORT FOOTBALL)

LSU Tigers flag team members perform before the start of play between the LSU Tigers and the Alabama Crimson Tide