Sports·Posted on Mar 27, 2021I Tirelessly Ranked All 64 College Basketball Mascots From This Year's March Madness TournamentThe little dance behind the big dance.by Jeremy HayesBuzzFeed ContributorFacebookPinterestTwitterMailLink Omissions: Michigan and Illinois think they are too cool for school when it comes to mascots and they don't have one. Also, San Diego State's Aztec Warrior mascot and UCSB's Ole were left off the list as a personal choice. Gregory Shamus / Getty Images 60. Eli (Oral Roberts) Tap to play or pause GIF Tap to play or pause GIF Oral Roberts University / Via giphy.com Looking sleek, bird. Looking sleek. 59. The Raider (Colgate) Colgate Athletics / Via youtube.com Quite the chin on this guy. He looks like he'd taunt you after every missed shot. 58. Tommy (Texas Southern) Texas Southern Athletics / Via pinterest.com Like a jacked Tony the Tiger, this mascot is ready to pounce. 57. Rufus the Bobcat (Ohio) Tap to play or pause GIF Tap to play or pause GIF Ohio Football / Via giphy.com 56. Spike (Drake) Drake University / Via news.drake.edu I like the different colors on the face. 55. Swoop (East Washington) Eastern Washington / Via goeags.com A lot of bald eagles on this list. 54. Howie the Hawk (Hartford) Hartford Hawks / Via hartfordhawks.com A lot of life in this here Hawk. I can feel the positive vibes through the computer screen. 53. Beaker (Morehead State) MSUEagles / Via msueagles.com Not the highest budget mascot, but he looks like he has plenty of heart. 52. Magnus (Cleveland State) CSUVikings / Via csuvikings.com I like the beard, but the hands and fake muscles are a little weird. 51. Truman the Tiger (Missouri) MUTigers / Via mutigers.com Truman's actually an adorable name for a mascot but he should do fewer death-defying stunts. Don't waste all those nine lives. 50. Hook 'em (Texas) Texas Longhorns / Via youtube.com He's got the moves. He's got the horns. He's got it all. 49. Shasta (Houston) Tap to play or pause GIF Tap to play or pause GIF Coogfans He has the moves and the whiskers. 48. Brutus (Ohio State) Joe Robbins / Getty Images Et tu, Brutus? The face of the Buckeyes is a classic mascot. 47. Big Blue (Utah State) Gene Sweeney Jr. / Getty Images This bull is looking real jacked. Seeing red and ready to take on any competition. 46. Winthrop Eagles (Winthrop) Lance King / Getty Images Couple goals? I guess. 45. Buzz (Georgia Tech) Michael Shroyer / Getty Images Buzz, buzz. Those are some scary eyes, but a cute face. 44. The Bona Wolf (St. Bonaventure) Rich Barnes / Getty Images Why the wide face? The better to dunk on you, my dear. 43. "Spiro" the Spartan (UNC Greensboro) Tap to play or pause GIF Tap to play or pause GIF uncg.edu I like the face paint and he looks like the ultimate team player. 42. Pistol Pete (Oklahoma State) Ed Zurga / Getty Images Nightmare fuel. The real human hands with the fake, giant head are very Swedish Chef–like. 41. Ralphie the Buffalo (Colorado) William Mancebo / Getty Images Devilishly handsome buffalo, but don't stand in his way in the lane. 40. Otto the Orange (Syracuse) Rich Barnes / Getty Images He'd be better off being the basketball. 39. Cavman (Virginia) Ryan M. Kelly / Getty Images This man looks like he'd kill you off the court but be the best teammate in the backcourt. 38. Rodney the Ram (VCU) Ryan M. Kelly / Getty Images That's one mean-looking ram. 37. Purdue Pete (Purdue) Michael Hickey / Getty Images Good thing he has the wristbands to wipe his sweaty, plastic face. 36. Jack the Bulldog (Georgetown) Mitchell Layton / Getty Images Good grief, he's naked! Well, he's a dog, but it is weird to have an unclothed mascot. Nice hat, though. 35. Cosmo the Cougar (BYU) Ethan Miller / Getty Images Love the majestic shoulders and that BYU jersey is crisp. 34. Jonathan the Husky (UConn) Kevin C. Cox / Getty Images Who doesn't love huskies? Honestly? 33. HokieBird (Virginia Tech) Yong Teck Lim / Getty Images Some of the best feathers in the game. 32. Killian (Iona) Jamie Squire / Getty Images This Gael mascot should consider getting some shorter sleeves. 31. West Virginia Mountaineer (West Virginia) Sean M. Haffey / Getty Images Fakest-looking mascot, but a fantastic beard. 30. Willie the Wildcat (Abilene Christian) Mitchell Layton / Getty Images A wise-looking face, but I honestly wouldn't have guessed this was a wildcat. 29. Testudo (Maryland) Mitchell Layton / Getty Images Nothing slow about this mascot, and he'll light you up from 3-point land. 28. Thunder the Antelope (Grand Canyon) Joe Buglewicz / Getty Images Thunder embraces the power of the crowd and is adorable even when he tries to act tough. 27. Scarlet Knight (Rutgers) Benjamin Solomon / Getty Images The face is a little frightening, but love the attire. 26. Raider Red (Texas Tech) Tom Pennington / Getty Images What in tarnation? 25. Boomer (Oklahoma) Kevin C. Cox / Getty Images Willing to drive to the bucket with speed, this horse has the best horseshoes in the game. 24. Mike the Tiger (LSU) Sam Greenwood / Getty Images You wouldn't think a tiger would have such a friendly face. Love him. 23. Scrappy (North Texas) Charles Norfleet / Getty Images His big fingers make for great blocking. 22. LU Wolf (Loyola-Chicago) Ronald Martinez / Getty Images LU is a big-bodied wolf willing to get scrappy when he needs to. 21. Spike the Bulldog (Gonzaga) Sean M. Haffey / Getty Images You can say he is a dog in the post. 20. Cimarron (FSU) Michael Reaves / Getty Images Very cute, but those hooves must be hard to move around in. This horse looks like he has never skipped leg day. 19. Tommy (USC) Ethan Miller / Getty Images If Buzz Lightyear was born into the Roman Empire, you'd get Tommy. 18. Baylor Bear (Baylor) Tom Pennington / Getty Images This bear looks like he is ready to storm into the boss's office and demand a raise. 17. Will D. Cat (Villanova) Mitchell Layton / Getty Images When on the court, the "D" stands for defense. 16. Mr. Spartan (Norfolk State) Norfolk State University Athletics I like the color scheme, and he looks like he'd be aggressive in the paint. 15. Joe Bruin (UCLA) G Fiume / Getty Images Not the best rebounder, but he has the bear essentials as far as defense is concerned. 14. The Tiger (Clemson) Sean M. Haffey / Getty Images If looks could kill, this Clemson Tiger would be nicknamed "007." 13. Sparky (Liberty) Yong Teck Lim / Getty Images Maybe the best cartoon look of the bunch. He looks like he has a mean step-back shot and can fly on dunks. 12. Bucky Badger (Wisconsin) Dylan Buell / Getty Images Love the pullover, but wish he'd throw some shorts on. We live in a society. 11. Mario the Magnificent (Drexel) Mitchell Layton / Getty Images Magnificent indeed. Although, I worry about his wings getting in the way of behind-the-back passes. 10. The Oregon Duck (Oregon) Steve Dykes / Getty Images The duck with no name, simply called "The Oregon Duck," is a bad man. Cute face with a killer fadeaway. 9. Albert Gator (Florida) Andy Lyons / Getty Images Love his ability to box out with his snout but worried he gets alligator arms when rebounding in traffic. My dad: "Get him a tank top. Why is he wearing a turtle neck?!" 8. Herky the Hawk (Iowa) Gregory Shamus / Getty Images This bird is a menace. The face only a mother bird could love. 7. Billy Bluejay (Creighton) Porter Binks / Getty Images Blue jays are the meanest birds and Billie is not gonna take any crap in the paint. 6. Rameses (North Carolina) Grant Halverson / Getty Images I love the full uniform and the yellow horns. Opponents hate to bump heads with this tough guy. 5. Big Red (Arkansas) Wesley Hitt / Getty Images Mean and ready to charge, this giant-headed Razorback is ready to charge. 4. Big Jay (Kansas) Ed Zurga / Getty Images Big eyes but bigger heart. 3. Big Al (Alabama) Joe Robbins / Getty Images There's an elephant in the room and you know I wanna talk about it. Big Al is adorable and I love his trunk. 2. Benny Beaver (Oregon State) Ethan Miller / Getty Images This beaver leaves it all out on the court. 1. Smokey (Tennessee) Andy Lyons / Getty Images The goodest boy and the best mascot of the March Madness teams. Which mascot do you like the most? Comment below.