Oct. 14, 2013
C-USA Facebook | Bracket
HUNTINGTON, W.Va. - Marco needs your help to be named the best mascot in the conference. Conference USA is holding a mascot challenge, via social media websites. The recently made-over Marco will receive a vote for every like or share of the graphic displaying the 16-mascot bracket. Spread the word around campus to help the Herd and Marco win.
Marco's first opponent is Norm (Charlotte). If Marco wins he would than take on the winner of Lightning (Middle Tennessee) and Captain Cane (Tulsa) on Monday, Oct.21. If Marco advances to the semifinals, voting would occur Wednesday, Oct. 30 with the finals happening Friday, Nov. 1.
Voting begins at 10 a.m. and closes at 5 p.m. Winners will be announced at 7 p.m. Conference USA will use #CUSASHOWDOWN on both Facebook and Twitter (@Conference_USA / @CUSAMBK / @CUSAWBK / @CUSAFB) to keep track of the promotion, and voting. #VoteMarco for C-USA's best mascot.
Monday, Oct. 14: Seymour (Southern Miss) v. Champ (LA Tech)
Tuesday, Oct. 15: Riptide (Tulane) v. Blaze (UAB)
Wednesday, Oct. 16: Winners
Thursday, Oct. 17: Marco (Marshall) v. Norm (Charlotte)
Friday, Oct. 18: Lightning (Middle Tennessee) v. Captain Cane (Tulsa)
Monday, Oct. 21: Winners
Tuesday, Oct. 22: Roary (FIU) v. Big Blue (Old Dominion)
Wednesday, Oct. 23: Owlsley (Florida Atlantic) v. PeeDee (East Carolina)
Thursday, Oct. 24: Winners
Friday, Oct. 25: Paydirt Pete (UTEP) v. Scrappy (North Texas)
Monday, Oct. 28: Sammy (Rice) v. Rowdy (UTSA)
Tuesday, Oct. 29: Winners
Wednesday, Oct. 30: Semifinal No. 1
Thursday, Oct. 31: Semifinal No. 2
Friday, Nov. 1: Final