Help Name the Buffalo State Bengal!

Help Name the Buffalo State Bengal!

Posted: April 19, 2012

What’s in a name? Plenty, when it comes to a mascot. Buffalo State is seeking your suggestions to help name the Bengal.

"The Buffalo State Bengal has always been an important tradition here on campus," said Tim Walsh, associate vice president for college relations. "We're excited to bring personality to our mascot, enabling students, alumni, faculty, and staff to say hello or even develop a cool, Bengal-themed cheer at our sporting events."

Submit name ideas via Buffalo State’s official Facebook page. Don’t have a Facebook account? E-mail your ideas to Names will be accepted through Wednesday, May 2. The most interesting and/or popular names will collected into a Facebook poll that will be posted in the coming weeks.

More than two dozen responses have already been submitted. Will your suggestion be the one selected? Like Buffalo State on Facebook to stay up-to-date on “late-breaking” name developments. Here’s your chance to play a part in Buffalo State history!

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April 25, 2012
Barry the Buffalo State Bengal
April 24, 2012
Buffy (short for Buffalo), or Biff (as a masculine stand in for Buffy), or Beau (also short for Buffalo, or Beau Fleuve)!
Sammasia King
April 24, 2012
Benji the Bengal
April 23, 2012
Benny or Ben as in "Benny the Bengal"
April 20, 2012
Either Benny or Strike. Strike is a spin-off of stripe. :p


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