Capital One's Mobile Mascot Tour Comes to Lawrence

Lawrence, Kan. -- The Capital One Mobile Mascot Tour will be in Lawrence on Sept. 10 to offer fans the ultimate mascot experience. The tour will be part of the Fun Zone and the pregame festivities before the KU football team takes on Appalachian State. The Mascot Tour offers fans photo opportunities, mascot facts and statistics, voting stations, interactive games and more.

Mascot of the Year update:

Big Jay would like to ask for the continued support of his fans in his bid to win Capital One Mascot of the Year. At the beginning of the week, Big Jay was losing his head-to-head matchup against Butch T. Cougar of Washington State. Fans can vote once every day by visiting the voting site Voting for all week one matchups ends Sept. 12.

Each week, Big Jay will be matched up against a mascot from a different school. On Nov. 21, the regular season ends and the mascots with the top six overall records in head-to-head matchups advance to the playoffs. The playoffs will be single elimination and will consist of three rounds. Voting for the championship match will run from Dec. 5 to Dec. 19, with the winner being crowned Jan. 2, 2006, at the Capital One Bowl in Orlando, Fla.

Story courtesy: KUAC Top Stories