The 10 Best Nicknames in College Basketball

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The 10 Best Nicknames in College Basketball

So often, the same nicknames appear: Wildcats, Lions, Bulldogs, etc. With all of the same nicknames appearing, it is only right to praise the schools that have the guts to use uncommon and original nicknames.

Since I need at least 300 characters, I will tell you who I think the worst mascot is: The Stanford Tree. Stanford's nickname is "The Cardinal."

While doing some research, I found out that their nickname refers to the color, rather than the bird. They did not know how to make a mascot that represents the color, so they figured that they might as well make their mascot a tree.

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