Potato Fact #229

Sports media outlets highlighted the Famous Idaho Potato Bowl as a must-watch for its “creepy mascot shenanigans” courtesy of Spuddy Buddy, a non-blinking, ever-smiling, giant potato man. Spuddy Buddy is known for his dancing, his dedicated umbrella staffer, and his even creepier CGI iteration. This year, the Zips beat the Aggies 23-21 in the lightly attended bowl game.