Michigan State University mascot Sparty is one of 16 mascots on the "Capital One Mascot Team". Sparty will get his chance to to win the title of "Capital One Mascot of the Year". It's the first time in the challenges' 10 year history that Sparty has been entered. It's a fan voting contest that runs the 12 weeks of football season.Voting is now open at CapitalOneBowl.com through November 21st. The winning mascot wins a $20,000 prize to help fund the school mascot program. Each team will receive $5,000 for their university program.