Rebel/Loner Hero: Nick Cannon is Devon, a drumming savant with an attitude at Atlanta A&T, another fake place.
LOL Training Montage Moment: "I can't really read music." "Oh, that's all right, son. Some people can't read the sign that says 'toilet'. Doesn't mean they don't know how to use it." Funny, until you realize that line is basically lifted from Amadeus.
Is the Big Game Against Harvard? No, it's Morris Brown College, setting up a rare movie Big Game: fake college vs. real college. Devon breaks a battle-of-the-bands tie by drumming on his opponent's drum.