Source: Turner South Press Release
September 3rd not only marked a huge bulldog win for the first game of the season, but also a win for our beloved mascot Uga.
Turner South named the best mascots in the Southeastern Conference during its "best of" original show BLUE RIBBON and Uga VI of the University of Georgia scratched and clawed his way to the top, beating out Smokey of the University of Tennessee, Mike the Tiger of Louisiana State University and Aubie of Auburn University.
Viewers and fans voted for their favorite SEC mascot among the above nominees on turnersouth.com and Uga was awarded the coveted Blue Ribbon trophy this Saturday from Turner South. Uga will be featured on the Blue Ribbon Award Show Special on Turner South this winter, go to turnersouth.com for listings. BLUE RIBBON regularly airs Wednesdays at 10:30 p.m. ET on Turner South.