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USF mascot finalist in Capital One Mascot challenge

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Rocky the Bull, the official mascot of the University of South Florida, together with Raider Red of the Texas Tech University are in the final round of the Capital One Mascot Challenge 2013, according to Capitol One Bowl's website.

This year the fan could vote for their schools on the challenge's website, post something on Facebook during a 25-point challenge or go "all out" for the mascot for a 100-point challenge, the website says.

"It’s an advantage we have a larger campus," said Marcy Lanoue, USF's Director of Development. "We're able to generate votes off student population.

The results of the challenges were posted on the bowl's website. The mascots were eliminated weekly. The winners will be announced at the Capital One Bow on Jan. 1.

"We're so excited to have rocky on a national scale and represent the university," Lanoue added.

There is still time to vote for Rocky. You can click here to help him win.

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