March Madness: Oregon Ducks mascot lost his eye at the NCAA Tournament

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Sunday March 23rd, 2014

USC v Oregon (Photo by Jonathan Ferrey/Getty Images)

It seems as if players aren't the only ones who need to worry about suffering an injury during the 2014 NCAA Tournament.

Case in point: Puddles, the Oregon Ducks mascot who apparently lost an eye during his team's defeat t0 the Wisconsin Badgers.

Sitting on the sideline, Puddles could be seen interacting with somebody (possibly team-affiliated?) attempting to put his cloth-like eye back in place, but unfortunately it was too far gone.

https://twitter.com/Raymond_OC/status/447535612963192832

Thankfully Puddles reemerged from halftime completely stitched up and looked no worse for the wear.

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