There were signs, a multitude of decibels and, yes, even fireworks. Alas, no Popcorn Guy. Here are some of the best moments — and signs — from Washington State's turn hosting College GameDay.

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They waited 15 years for this moment:

ESPN’s College GameDay finally hit Pullman this Saturday morning ahead of Washington State’s top-25 showdown against Oregon. Ol’ Crimson had traveled to 217 consecutive shows. Finally, GameDay was coming to the flag. Well, flags. Emphasis, plural. Like, a lot of flags.

They said it themselves: It was worth the wait.

We were in Pullman for the party — here’s the story from the scene on the ground — and also watching from the couch. There were signs, a multitude of decibels and, yes, even fireworks. Alas, no Popcorn Guy, despite Gene Wojciechowski’s best efforts. By all accounts, the Cougars showed up — and more.

Here are some highlights from the show, and, of course, the best signs of Pullman’s College GameDay:

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