Syracuse's C.J. Fair drives against California's Richard Solomon in the first half on Saturday in San Jose, California. Fair led the Orange with 16 points as they took down the Golden Bears, 66-60.
UNLV's mascot walks on the court during a game stoppage against Cal.
The Gonzaga Bulldogs cheerleaders perform in the first half against the Southern University.
La Salle Explorers mascot performs during a game against the Kansas State Wildcats. La Salle upset Kansas State, 63-61.
Albany Great Danes fans cheer on their team in the first half while taking on the Duke Blue Devils.
Pittsburgh fans try to distract Wichita State's Ron Baker as he shoots a free throw.
Cheerleaders for the Missouri Tigers perform during the second round.
Butler's cheer team performs during the first half against the Bucknell. They must have been good luck because Butler won.
Twist and shout
A North Carolina A&T Aggies mascot performs during a second-round game.
The Wolverines cheerleaders keep the action on the sidelines as hot as the action on the court. Crowd tested, Michigan approved.
Cat scratch fever
Tom the Tiger gets into the groove. Memphis might not have been able to beat Michigan State, but this mascot sure has some moves.
The Michigan State cheerleaders have plenty to be happy about as the Spartans join their state rival Wolverines in the Sweet 16.
Blue in the face
The Tigers fans were out in full force (and face paint) to support Memphis as they tried to advance to the Sweet 16.
This is where the fun begins ...
College basketball fans continually find unique and entertaining ways to support their team off the court. Here's a look at some of the most outlandish celebrations by fans, mascots and cheerleaders in support of their squads.
Going all out
Louisville forward Chane Behanan, center, grabs a loose ball in front of Colorado State forward Pierce Hornung in the first half on Saturday in Lexington, Ky. The Cardinals routed the Rams, 82-56, to advance to the Sweet 16.
Louisville guard Peyton Siva goes up for a shot over Colorado State's Wes Eikmeier in the first half on Saturday in Lexington, Ky. Louisville advanced to the Sweet 16 after a 82-56 win.
Marquette's Vander Blue drives the ball past Butler's Alex Barlow in the second half on Saturday at Rupp Arena in Lexington, Ky. The Golden Eagles defeated the Bulldogs, 76-70, to advance to the Sweet 16.
Give me a break!
Marquette's Junior Cadougan calls a timeout as Butler's Rotnei Clarke dives for the ball in the second half on Saturday in Lexington, Ky. Marquette edged Butler, 74-72, to advance to the Sweet 16.
Up and over
Arizona's Brandon Ashley, center, goes over the back of Harvard's Laurent Rivard during the second half on Saturday in Salt Lake City. Arizona defeated Harvard, 74-51, to advance to the Sweet 16.
Chasing a dream
Harvard's Wesley Saunders goes up for a layup in front of Arizona's Solomon Hill on Saturday at EnergySolutions Arena in Salt Lake City. Arizona ended Harvard's Cinderella dreams with a 74-51 win.
What a Shocker!
Wichita State's Carl Hall dunks the ball in the first half on Saturday as the Shockers face the Gonzaga Bulldogs on Saturday in Salt Lake City. Wichita State upset top-ranked Gonzaga to advance to the Sweet 16. The Bulldogs were the first No. 1 seed to fall in the NCAA tournament.
Gonzaga's Kevin Hangos, right, drives past Wichita State's Jake White in the first half on Saturday in Salt Lake City. Wichita State upset top-ranked Gonzaga, 76-70, to advance to the Sweet 16.
Oregon's Johnathan Loyd, right, drives for the ball past Saint Louis guard Jordair Jett during the second half on Saturday in San Jose, Calif. Oregon won the game, 74-57.
Basketball, or breakdancing?
The Billikens' Cory Remekun gets fouled and pulled down to the court by Oregon's Ben Carter (not pictured) as Arsalan Kazemi looks on in the first half on Saturday in San Jose, Calif. Twelve-seeded Oregon upset No. 4-seeded Saint Louis, 74-57
Get a grip!
California's Tyrone Wallace, left, reaches for a rebound ahead of Syracuse guard Michael Carter-Williams on Saturday in San Jose, Calif. Syracuse took down California, 66-60, to advance to the Sweet 16.