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Mascots of the Big East

From Otto the Orange and Jonathan the Husky to the unlamented Thunder the Horse

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Otto the Orange is an icon, having spent more time in SportsCenter commercials than anyone save Stuart Scott. Jonathan the Husky is a classic. Seton Hall made Pirates cool long before Johnny Depp got involved. But then there's "Thunder" -- the horse with a bolt of lightning protruding from his rear end -- whose tenure at St. John's was nearly as short as Fran Fraschilla's.
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Syracuse's Otto the OrangeSyracuse UniversitySt. John's Mascot, "Thunder"St. John's UniversityGeorgetown's BulldogGeorgetown UniversityThe Louisville CardinalUniversity of Louisville
Notre Dame's LeprechaunUniversity of Notre DameJonathan the Connecticut HuskyUniversity of ConnecticutThe Pittsburgh PantherUniversity of PittsburghWest Virginia University
Seton Hall's PirateSeton Hall UniversityCincinnati BearcatUniversity of CincinnatiThe Providence FriarProvidence CollegeMarquette's Golden EagleMarquette University

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