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Here are all of the weirdest NCAA traditions

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As the NCAA men's basketball tournament progresses, a team will soon earn the National Championship title and its fans will throw the biggest party of the year.

Massive celebrations extend far basketball, though. We dug up some of the weirdest traditions fans have when it comes to showing off their school pride.

1. Fish throwing (University of New Hampshire)

A man named Travis Sawayer, appropriately dubbed "the fish man," attends many hockey games at the Whittemore Center in the same section. After the home team's first goal, he throws a fish onto the rink. The same man usually cleans it up. It's a beautiful balance.

2. Calling the hogs (University of Arkansas)

This is what it sounds like, and what it sounds like can inspire fear in the hearts of any nearby northerner. Honestly, you should just watch the video.

3. Gator chomp (University of Florida)

Speaking of mocking animals, Florida devotees will pretend to be one of their most prized exports -- alligators. Fans stretch out their arms and clamp them together just like the scaly beasts, both at sporting events and whenever they run into each other in public.

4. Silent Night (Taylor University)

During the small college's first home basketball game, the crowd remains completely silent from the opening tip till the home team's first point. Then, fans erupt in cheers, sometimes storming the court and celebrating aggressively for several minutes.

5. TP-ing the Quad (Wake Forest University)

Every time Wake Forest's teams win big games, fans cover the beautiful campus in toilet paper.

6. Tossing toast (University of Pennsylvania)

Once a football game reaches its third quarter, Penn students sing the charming song, "Drink a Highball." After the line "Here's a toast to dear old Penn," they throw toast on the field. A "toast Zamboni" then picks it up.

7. Flagpole kicking (University of Southern California)

A simple USC tradition requires students to kick the bottom of flagpoles on their way to L.A. Coliseum. It's a very gentle ritual, but it's also really weird to have to explain to people.

8. Sod cemetery (Florida State University)

If you should dare to lose to FSU in a game, their fans will literally steal the grass of your field. They pluck sod from their enemy's territory after away game victories and plant it in a "cemetery" back home.

9. Krzyzewskiville (Duke University)

30 years of camping at Krzyzewskiville for a chance at good seats for Duke-UNCPhoto: Getty

It's hard to find more rabid fans than the Cameron Crazies. Undergraduate students wishing to gain access to "tenting games" camp out for days before games. The brave bunch who remain are admitted from the line an hour and a half before each game.

10. Toilet Paper Game (John Brown University)

At the first men's basketball home game of the year, fans come armed with rolls of toilet paper. Once the team scores, they hurt the rolls onto the court. Every single year, they get a technical foul. And it's the best technical foul of the year every single time.

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GREENVILLE, SC - MARCH 19: Chris Silva #30 of the South Carolina Gamecocks dunks the ball in the second half against the Duke Blue Devils during the second round of the 2017 NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament at Bon Secours Wellness Arena on March 19, 2017 in Greenville, South Carolina. (Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)
ORLANDO, FL - MARCH 16: Zach Johnson #5 of the Florida Gulf Coast Eagles passes the ball against Trent Forrest #3 of the Florida State Seminoles in the first half during the first round of the 2017 NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament at Amway Center on March 16, 2017 in Orlando, Florida. (Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images)
GREENVILLE, SC - MARCH 17: Moses Kingsley #33 of the Arkansas Razorbacks rebounds against Angel Delgado #31 of the Seton Hall Pirates during the first round of the 2017 NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament at Bon Secours Wellness Arena on March 17, 2017 in Greenville, South Carolina. (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)
SACRAMENTO, CA - MARCH 17: Jon Severe #10 of the Iona Gaels fouls Dillon Brooks #24 of the Oregon Ducks in the first half during the first round of the 2017 NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament at Golden 1 Center on March 17, 2017 in Sacramento, California. (Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images)
SALT LAKE CITY, UT - MARCH 16: Gavin Skelly #44 of the Northwestern Wildcats celebrates after a play in the second half against the Vanderbilt Commodores during the first round of the 2017 NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament at Vivint Smart Home Arena on March 16, 2017 in Salt Lake City, Utah. (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)
BUFFALO, NY - MARCH 18: Elijah Macon #45 of the West Virginia Mountaineers dunks the ball against the Notre Dame Fighting Irish during the second round of the 2017 NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament at KeyBank Center on March 18, 2017 in Buffalo, New York. (Photo by Maddie Meyer/Getty Images)
GREENVILLE, SC - MARCH 17: Jayson Tatum #0 of the Duke Blue Devils dunks against the Troy Trojans in the first half during the first round of the 2017 NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament at Bon Secours Wellness Arena on March 17, 2017 in Greenville, South Carolina. (Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)
TULSA, OK - MARCH 19: Josh Jackson #11 of the Kansas Jayhawks dunks the ball against the Michigan State Spartans during the second round of the 2017 NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament at BOK Center on March 19, 2017 in Tulsa, Oklahoma. (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)
GREENVILLE, SC - MARCH 19: Duane Notice #10 of the South Carolina Gamecocks shoots the ball against Luke Kennard #5 of the Duke Blue Devils in the second half during the second round of the 2017 NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament at Bon Secours Wellness Arena on March 19, 2017 in Greenville, South Carolina. (Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)
BUFFALO, NY - MARCH 18: Nigel Hayes #10 of the Wisconsin Badgers takes a shot against Josh Hart #3 of the Villanova Wildcats during the second round of the 2017 NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament at KeyBank Center on March 18, 2017 in Buffalo, New York. (Photo by Maddie Meyer/Getty Images)
KANSAS CITY, MO - MARCH 23: Isaac Haas #44 of the Purdue Boilermakers battles for the ball with Carlton Bragg Jr. #15 of the Kansas Jayhawks during the 2017 NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament Midwest Regional at Sprint Center on March 23, 2017 in Kansas City, Missouri. (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)
NEW YORK, NY - MARCH 24: Chris Chiozza #11 of the Florida Gators shoots a game winning three point basket in overtime to defeat the Wisconsin Badgers with a score of 84 to 83 during the 2017 NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament East Regional at Madison Square Garden on March 24, 2017 in New York City. (Photo by Maddie Meyer/Getty Images)
KANSAS CITY, MO - MARCH 25: Jordan Bell #1 of the Oregon Ducks dunks the ball in the second half against the Kansas Jayhawks during the 2017 NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament Midwest Regional at Sprint Center on March 25, 2017 in Kansas City, Missouri. (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)
MEMPHIS, TN - MARCH 26: Luke Maye #32 of the North Carolina Tar Heels reacts after a basket late in teh second half against the Kentucky Wildcats during the 2017 NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament South Regional at FedExForum on March 26, 2017 in Memphis, Tennessee. (Photo by Andy Lyons/Getty Images)
MEMPHIS, TN - MARCH 26: Isaac Humphries #15 of the Kentucky Wildcats competes for a rebound with Theo Pinson #1, Isaiah Hicks #4 and Joel Berry II #2 of the North Carolina Tar Heels in the first half during the 2017 NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament South Regional at FedExForum on March 26, 2017 in Memphis, Tennessee. (Photo by Andy Lyons/Getty Images)
NEW YORK, NY - MARCH 26: Chris Chiozza #11 of the Florida Gators chases the ball after Duane Notice #10 of the South Carolina Gamecocks and Justin Leon #23 of the Florida Gators lose the ball in the second half during the 2017 NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament East Regional at Madison Square Garden on March 26, 2017 in New York City. (Photo by Maddie Meyer/Getty Images)
NEW YORK, NY - MARCH 26: Head coach Frank Martin of the South Carolina Gamecocks celebrates by cutting down the net after defeating the Florida Gators with a score of 77 to 70 to win the 2017 NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament East Regional at Madison Square Garden on March 26, 2017 in New York City. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)
MEMPHIS, TN - MARCH 24: Isaiah Briscoe #13 and Isaac Humphries #15 of the Kentucky Wildcats compete for the ball with Ike Anigbogu #13 and Gyorgy Goloman #14 of the UCLA Bruins in the first half during the 2017 NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament South Regional at FedExForum on March 24, 2017 in Memphis, Tennessee. (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)
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