Eye of the Bull

Rocky reacts to his top-ten ranking of NCAA Tournament mascots.



By Amy Mariani

USF News


TAMPA, FL (March 29, 2012) – Rocky the Bull is known all over the University of South Florida campus as the prime example of school spirit. That spunk is now nationally recognized.


When the USF men’s basketball team made it into the NCAA Tournament, Fox Sports ranked all 68 mascots. Rocky came in ninth place.


“He’s energetic,” said USF student Luis Sanabria. “He’s always with the crowd, he’s always trying to get involved.”


Watch the video above to see Rocky’s reaction to his top-tier ranking.


Amy Mariani can be reached at amy@amymariani.com.