OSU's Pistol Pete has been voted the best mascot in both pro and collegiate sports.
OSU has a proud tradition of excellence in athletics. Track became the first organized sport at OAMC with women’s basketball second. Today, OSU participates in 18 intercollegiate sports and with its most recent nationaltitle in men’s cross country in 2010, holds an impressive 50 NCAA championships. OSU is fourth nationally in NCAA championships won by a university.