ELMHURST, Ill. – The Summit League’s Mascot Madness opens with a first-round matchup between North Dakota State’s Thundar and IUPUI’s Jawz.
Fans are encouraged to vote via social media to advance a winner into the next round of the bracket.
- Use the Twitter (@thesummitleague) poll to vote
- Votes may also be cast on Instagram (@thesummitleague) and Facebook (/thesummitleague) by entering “Thundar” or “Jawz” in the comment section
- Voting closes at 1 p.m. ET on Wednesday, June 22
To vote, visit The Summit League’s Twitter, Instagram or Facebook pages until 1 p.m. ET on Wednesday, June 22. The winner will be announced Thursday, June 23.
An eight-team field of the NCAA’s most unique collection of nicknames and mascots consists of a four first-round matchups, one each week through July 11, to advance winners to the next round. The semifinals will be contested during the weeks of July 18 and 25. The championship round is the week of August 1.