TSU Tiger Sensations Dance Program Overview


While the cheer team is oriented toward traditional cheer activities, The Tiger Sensations present Hip- Hop dance skills and spirit on the court and sidelines at every men’s and women’s home basketball games and special events. The Team’s purpose is to support the athletic teams, and campus organizations at Texas Southern University. We also attend community events. The program is designed to help the dancer athlete develop as a student, dancer, and good citizen on campus and in the community.

Dance Program Goals

  • To execute sidelines and dance routines to promote spirit at the TSU athletic games/events
  • To keep the crowd’s attention on the court or stage where the intercollegiate activities are taking place, for entertainment
  • To raise the level of fan support to the Teams and University
  • To serve as ambassadors of intercollegiate athletics and the University
  • To demonstrate academic success through study hall, and life skills
  • In all matters and policies concerning the University, it is required for each individual dance member to execute good citizenship and sportsmanship and to conduct themselves in a proper manner while representing Texas Southern University

Academic Requirements

  • Maintain a minimum 2.0 GPA
  • Must be enrolled full time at TXSU (12 credits per semester)
  • All dancers must attend 8 study hall hours per week
  • Incoming freshmen must be enrolled and admitted into TSU

General Requirements:

  • Admission Letter of Acceptance – Incoming Students
  • 2.0 GPA or higher – Returning Students
  • Tryout Application
  • Onsite Interview w/ Current Coach and Advisor


  • Positive attitude
  • Hard-working
  • Coachable
  • Dependable
  • Responsible
  • Athletic
Congratulations to the 2021-2022 Tiger Sensations Dance Team: 
Briyana Jackson – Captain

Kennedy Crenshaw | Landon Criner | Jayda Favorite | Alexis Hood | Sinaria Jones  | Ashlyn Liner |
Melanie Mays |  Jada Prescott |  Irish Richardson  | Mikaela Richardson | Kazenia Ross | 
Khaili'ele Trinidad | Barbra Willis | Sasha Wilson


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