Nebraska-Kearney’s Louie the Loper has advanced to the Sweet 16 of SportTalkNY’s 3rd Annual Mascot Madness Competition and will face Indiana State’s Sycamore Sam in the next round.
Thanks to Loper fans worldwide, Louie destroyed Ollie the Owl, from Brandeis U., in the first round by a vote of 98.4 to 1.6%.
The Louie-Sam winner, who compete in the Oh!My! Quadrant, will face off against Amos the Greyhound of Moravian College (Pa.) or Knightro of Central Florida. Amos is the defending champion.
People wanting to cast their ballots should visit the show’s website, www.sportstalknylive.com and click the Mascot Madness link.