Creepy Photo of Providence’s Mascot Goes Viral After Loss

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Sports Illustrated

By Dan Lyons Absolutely not, Friar Dom. No. 11 Providence’s men’s NCAA tournament run came to a quick close on Friday, as the Friars fell to No. 6 Kentucky 61–53. It is no surprise that those around the program took the loss pretty hard in the immediate aftermath. While players and coaches pour everything they have into their sport when March Madness comes around, the same goes for others who invest the team, including fans, cheerleaders, members of the band and, of course, the mascot. The person playing Providence’s Friar Dom was clearly distraught after Friday’s eight-point loss, so much so …

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