Sam Houston State University
1806 Avenue J, Huntsville, TX
The Bearkat Mascot
The mascot since 1923 and has had it's name spelled differently through out the ages from bearcats, bear cats, but the school decided to stick with the name bearkats thought to be created from the saying "Tough as Bearkats." and the mascot has been the bearkat ever since.
Bearkat camp is were freshman go experience the pride, spirit and tradition were and are able to interact with the other students at the school and have like a small party were they can make friends and feel more comfortable at the school.
The official tailgate of some of there games were students can go and get food and have fun at the game the food is free and will sell Sam Houston merchandise to boost the pride of the campus.