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Presenting the 2016 NCAA D1 men's basketball tournament list of mascots alphabetized by school. 

SB Nation has a mascot v. mascot (actually nickname v. nickname) breakdown of the bracket. 



School Nickname Costumed Mascot(s)
Arizona Wildcats Wilbur and Wilma T. Wildcat
Austin Peay Governors Governor Peay X & The Gov
Baylor Bears Bruiser
Buffalo Bulls Victor E. Bull
Butler Bulldogs Hink
Cal State Bakersfield Roadrunners Rowdy
California Golden Bears Oski
Chattanooga Mocs Scrappy the Mockingbird
Cincinnati Bearkats Bearkat
Colorado Buffaloes Chip
Connecticut Huskies Jonathan
Dayton Flyers Rudy Flyer, pilot
Duke Blue Devils The Blue Devil
Fairleigh Dickinson Knights Knightro, blue horse
Florida Gulf Coast Eagles Azul the Eagle
Fresno State Bulldogs Timeout
Gonzaga Bulldogs ('Zags) Spike, bulldog
Green Bay Phoenix Phlash
Hampton Pirates Pirate
Hawaii Rainbow Warriors Villi the Warrior (football, retired 2012)
Holy Cross Crusaders Iganatius T. Crusader, aka Iggy
Indiana Hoosiers none
Iona Gaels Killian, Irish-Gaelic person
Iowa Hawkeyes Herky
Iowa State Cyclones Cy the Cardinal
Kansas Jayhawks Big Jay, Lil' Jay
Kentucky Wildcats The Wildcat, Scratch
Little Rock Trojans The Trojan
Maryland Terrapins Testudo, turtle
Miami Hurricanes Sebastian the Ibis
Michigan Wolverines none
Michigan State Spartans Sparty
Middle Tennessee Blue Raiders Lightning, a blue pegasus
North Carolina Tar Heels Rameses, Rameses Jr.
Northern Iowa Panthers T.C. (The Cat), black panther
Notre Dame Fighting Irish Leprechaun
Oklahoma Sooners Boomer & Sooner, horses
Oregon Ducks The Duck
Oregon State Beavers Benny
Pittsburgh Panthers Roc
Providence Friars Friar Dom
Purdue Boilermakers Purdue Pete, boilermaker
Saint Joseph's Hawks The Hawk
Seton Hall Pirates The Pirate
South Dakota State Jackrabbits Jack
Southern Jaguars Lacumba
Stephen F. Austin Lumberjacks The Lumberjack
Stony Brook Sea Wolves Wolfie
Syracuse Orange Otto the Orange
Temple Owls Hooter
Texas Longhorns Hook'em
Texas A&M Aggies none
Texas Tech Red Raiders Raider Red
Tulsa Golden Hurricanes Captain Cane, superhero
UNC Asheville Bulldogs Rocky
UNC Wilmington Seahawks Sammy
USC Trojans Tommy Trojan & Traveler the Horse
Utah Utes Swoop, red-tailed hawk
Vanderbilt Commodores Mr. Commodore, aka Mr. C, naval commander
VCU Rams Rodney
Villanova Wildcats Will D. Cat
Virginia Cavaliers Cavman
Weber State Wildcats Waldo
West Virginia Mountaineers Mountaineer
Wichita State Shockers WuShock, bundle of wheat
Wisconsin Badgers Buckingham U. (Bucky) Badger
Xavier Musketeers D'Artagnan & the Blue Blob
Yale Bulldogs Boola


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