Dec 10, 2021 - News

Drake University mascot Griff II recovers after tomato scare

A photo of Griff II.
They made me quit the good stuff. Photo courtesy of Griff II/Drake University

Griff II was hospitalized last week after experiencing a digestive illness associated with an overindulgence of tomatoes.

  • The Drake University mascot got the all-clear Thursday. Whew!

Yes, but: He reports that he "begrudgingly signed" an agreement to avoid his favorite garden goodie.

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