This is an incomplete list of U.S. college nicknames.
If two nicknames are given, the first is for men's teams and the second for women's teams, unless otherwise noted.
The 12 most used names of four-year college teams: Eagles (76), Tigers (46), Bulldogs (39), Panthers (33), Knights (32), Lions (32), Bears (30), Hawks (28), Cougars (27), Pioneers (28), Warriors (27) and Wildcats (27). (This is ignoring adjectives such as purple, black, Nittany etc...)
Team nicknames [edit ] A [edit ] B [edit ] C [edit ] Cabrini College Cavaliers California Lutheran University Kingsmen and Regals California State Polytechnic University Pomona Broncos California Polytechnic State University San Luis Obispo Mustangs California State University, Bakersfield Roadrunners California State University, Channel Islands Dolphins California State University, Chico Wildcats California State University, East Bay Pioneers California State University, Fresno Bulldogs California State University, Fullerton Titans California State University, Humboldt Jacks California State University, Long Beach 49ers California State University, Los Angeles Golden Eagles California State University, Northridge Matadors California State University, San Bernardino Coyotes California State University, San Diego Aztecs California State University, San Francisco Gators California State University, San Jose Spartans California State University, Sacramento Hornets California State University, Sonoma Seawolves California State University, Stanislaus Warriors California University of Pennsylvania Vulcans California (Univ.) Golden Bears Calvin College Knights and Lady Knights Campbell University Fighting Camels Canisius College Golden Griffins Capital University Crusaders Carleton College Knights Carnegie Mellon University Tartans Carson-Newman College Eagles Carthage College Red Men and Lady Reds Case Western Reserve University Spartans Castleton State College Spartans The Catholic University of America Cardinals Cazenovia College Wildcats Centenary College Gentlemen and Ladies Central Arkansas (Univ.) Bears and Sugar Bears Central Connecticut State University Blue Devils Central Florida Knights Central College (of Iowa) Dutch Central Methodist University Eagles Central Michigan University Chippewas Central Missouri Mules and Jennies Central Oklahoma University Broncos Central Washington University Wildcats Centre College Colonels Cerritos College Falcons Chadron State College Eagles Chaminade University Silverswords Chapman University Panthers Chatham University Cougars UCWV Golden Eagles Charleston Southern University Buccaneers and Lady Bucs UNC Charlotte 49ers Chestnut Hill College Griffins Cheyney University Wolves Chicago Maroons Chicago State University Cougars Christian Brothers University Buccaneers Christopher Newport University Captains Cincinnati Bearcats Claremont McKenna College - Harvey Mudd College - Scripps College Stags and Athenas Clarion University Golden Eagles Clarkson University Golden Knights Clarke University Crusaders Clemson University Tigers Cleveland State University Vikings Coastal Carolina University Chanticleers and Lady Chants Coe College Kohawks Coker College Cobras Colby College White Mules Colgate University Raiders College of Charleston Cougars Staten Island College Dolphins Colorado Buffaloes Colorado-Colorado Springs Mountain Lions Colorado College Tigers Colorado School of Mines Ore Diggers Colorado State University Rams Colorado State University-Pueblo ThunderWolves Columbia University Lions Concord University Mountain Lions and Lady Lions Concordia College, Moorhead Cobbers Concordia College, Selma Hornets Concordia College, New York Clippers Concordia University, Ann Arbor Cardinals Concordia University Chicago Cougars Concordia University, Irvine Eagles Concordia University, Nebraska Bulldogs Concordia University, Portland Cavaliers Concordia University, Saint Paul Golden Bears Concordia University Texas Tornadoes Concordia University Wisconsin Falcons Connecticut Huskies Connecticut College Camels Coppin State University Eagles Cornell University Big Red Creighton University Blue Jays Culver-Stockton College Wildcats Cumberland University Bulldogs Cumberlands Patriots D [edit ] E [edit ] F [edit ] G [edit ] H [edit ] I [edit ] J [edit ] K [edit ] L [edit ] M [edit ] N [edit ] O [edit ] P [edit ] Q [edit ] R [edit ] S [edit ] T [edit ] U [edit ] V [edit ] W [edit ] X [edit ] Y [edit ] References [edit ] ^ "Athletics website". Rhema College . Retrieved 29 January 2014. See also [edit ]