Missouri Valley Conference Mascot Madness Tournament

Published 07/11 2014 10:26PM

Updated 07/11 2014 10:28PM

PEORIA - In just its first year as Bradley University's new mascot, Kaboom! has won the Missouri Valley Conference Mascot Madness Tournament.
The Facebook-based tournament had fans voting through five rounds for their favorite of the 10 school mascots.
Voting wrapped up at Friday afternoon, with the gargoyle winning the online vote by the narrowest of margins.
In the final round, it took down Drake University's mascot Spike.
The final percentage of votes – 51% in favor of Kaboom!, 49% percent going to Spike.

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