Ranking all 68 NCAA tournament teams by mascot

USA Today did a scientific poll and here are the results:

68. Maryland Terrapins

67. Dayton Flyers

66. Virginia Tech Hokies

65. UC Davis Aggies

64. New Mexico State Aggies

63. Creighton Bluejays

62. Louisville Cardinals

61. Cincinnati Bearcats

60. Texas Southern Tigers

59. Princeton Tigers

58. North Carolina Central Eagles

57. Winthrop Eagles

56. Florida Gulf Coast Eagles

55. Gonzaga Bulldogs

54. Butler Bulldogs

53.  Kansas State Wildcats

52. Kentucky Wildcats

51. Northwestern Wildcats

50. Villanova Wildcats

49. Arizona Wildcats

48. North Dakota Fighting Hawks

47. Mount St. Mary’s Mountaineers

46. West Virgnia Mountaineers

45. Middle Tennessee Blue Raiders

44. UNC Wilmington Seahawks

43. Iowa State Cyclones

42. Miami Hurricanes

41. Jacksonville State Gamecocks

40. South Carolina Gamecocks

39. Purdue Boilermakers

38. Wake Forest Demon Decons

37. Vanderbilt Commodores

36. Oklahoma State Cowboys

35. Providence Friars

34. Kent State Golden Flashes

33. Marquette Golden Eagles

32. Minnesota Golden Gophers

31. Saint Mary’s Gaels

30. Iona Gaels

29. Seton Hall Pirates

28. East Tennessee State Buccaneers

27. Vermont Catamounts

26. Virginia Cavaliers

25. Xavier Musketeers

24. Bucknell Bison

23. VCU Rams

22. Rhode Island Rams

21. Oregon Ducks

20. Arkansas Razorbacks

19. UCLA Bruins

18. Baylor Bears

17. North Carolina Tar Heels

16. South Dakota State Jackrabbits

15. Nevada Wolf Pack

14. Florida State Seminoles

13. Wisconsin Badgers

12. Kansas Jayhawks

11.  SMU Mustangs

10. Florida Gators

9. Notre Dame Fighting Irish

8. Michigan Wolverines

7. Troy Trojans

6. USC Trojans

5. Michigan State Spartans

4. Duke Blue Devils

3. Witchita State Shockers

2. New Orleans Privateers

1. Northern Kentucky Norse

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Ranking all 68 NCAA tournament teams by mascot