Wushock and Wichita State made an appearance at the NCAA women’s tournament, too. (Pat Sullivan / AP)

While Wichita State was battling down to the wire against Gonzaga, one of the biggest questions wasn’t whether they could pull off the upset but rather “what’s the deal with their mascot?”

It’s named Wushock and the giant head manages to evoke Frankenstein, Spongebob Squarepants and Chucky, if Chucky were an overcaffeinated wheat farmer.