NCAA cheerleaders and dancers

These outfits brought out both the fans and the critics.




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LAS VEGAS, NV - MARCH 14: UCLA Bruins cheerleaders perform during the quarterfinals of the Pac 12 Basketball Tournament at the MGM Grand Garden Arena on March 14, 2013 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Gross/Getty Images)
Pac 12 Basketball Tournament - Quarterfinals
LAS VEGAS, NV - MARCH 14: UCLA Bruins cheerleaders perform during the quarterfinals of the Pac 12 Basketball Tournament at the MGM Grand Garden Arena on March 14, 2013 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Gross/Getty Images)
KANSAS CITY, MO - MARCH 13: Texas Longhorns cheerleaders perform during the first round of the 2013 Big 12 Men's Basketball Championship at Sprint Center on March 13, 2013 in Kansas City, Missouri. (Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images)
Big 12 Basketball Tournament - First Round
KANSAS CITY, MO - MARCH 13: Texas Longhorns cheerleaders perform during the first round of the 2013 Big 12 Men's Basketball Championship at Sprint Center on March 13, 2013 in Kansas City, Missouri. (Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images)
GREENSBORO, NC - MARCH 14: A cheerleader of the Florida State Seminoles during the first round of the Men's ACC Basketball Tournament at Greensboro Coliseum on March 14, 2013 in Greensboro, North Carolina. (Photo by Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)
ACC Basketball Tournament - First Round
GREENSBORO, NC - MARCH 14: A cheerleader of the Florida State Seminoles during the first round of the Men's ACC Basketball Tournament at Greensboro Coliseum on March 14, 2013 in Greensboro, North Carolina. (Photo by Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)
BLACKSBURG, VA - FEBRUARY 21: A member of the Virginia Tech Hokies dance team performs during a stop in play against the Duke Blue Devils at Cassell Coliseum on February 21, 2013 in Blacksburg, Virginia. Duke defeated Virginia Tech 88-56. (Photo by Lance King/Getty Images)
Duke v Virginia Tech
BLACKSBURG, VA - FEBRUARY 21: A member of the Virginia Tech Hokies dance team performs during a stop in play against the Duke Blue Devils at Cassell Coliseum on February 21, 2013 in Blacksburg, Virginia. Duke defeated Virginia Tech 88-56. (Photo by Lance King/Getty Images)
DAYTON, OH - MARCH 20: A Boise State Broncos cheerleader performs in the second half against the La Salle Explorers during the first round of the 2013 NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament at University of Dayton Arena on March 20, 2013 in Dayton, Ohio. (Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)
La Salle v Boise State
DAYTON, OH - MARCH 20: A Boise State Broncos cheerleader performs in the second half against the La Salle Explorers during the first round of the 2013 NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament at University of Dayton Arena on March 20, 2013 in Dayton, Ohio. (Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)
COLUMBIA, MO - FEBRUARY 19: Missouri Tigers cheerleader performs during the game against the Florida Gators at Mizzou Arena on February 19, 2013 in Columbia, Missouri. Missouri won 63-60. (Photo by Joe Robbins/Getty Images)
Florida v Missouri
COLUMBIA, MO - FEBRUARY 19: Missouri Tigers cheerleader performs during the game against the Florida Gators at Mizzou Arena on February 19, 2013 in Columbia, Missouri. Missouri won 63-60. (Photo by Joe Robbins/Getty Images)
CORAL GABLES, FL - FEBRUARY 10: The Miami Hurricanes cheerleaders perform during a time out against the Florida State Seminoles on February 10, 2013 at the BankUnited Center in Coral Gables, Florida. The Seminoles defeated the Hurricanes 93-78. (Photo by Joel Auerbach/Getty Images)
Florida State v Miami
CORAL GABLES, FL - FEBRUARY 10: The Miami Hurricanes cheerleaders perform during a time out against the Florida State Seminoles on February 10, 2013 at the BankUnited Center in Coral Gables, Florida. The Seminoles defeated the Hurricanes 93-78. (Photo by Joel Auerbach/Getty Images)
LOUISVILLE, KY - MARCH 09: A Louisville Cardinals cheerleader performs during the game against the Notre Dame Fighting Irish at KFC YUM! Center on March 9, 2013 in Louisville, Kentucky. (Photo by Andy Lyons/Getty Images)
Notre Dame v Louisville
LOUISVILLE, KY - MARCH 09: A Louisville Cardinals cheerleader performs during the game against the Notre Dame Fighting Irish at KFC YUM! Center on March 9, 2013 in Louisville, Kentucky. (Photo by Andy Lyons/Getty Images)
NEW YORK, NY - MARCH 16: A Virginia Commonwealth Rams cheerleader performs during a break in the action against the UMass Minutemen in the first half during the Atlantic 10 Basketball Tournament - Semifinals at the Barclays Center on March 16, 2013 in the Brooklyn borough of New York City. (Photo by Jason Szenes/Getty Images)
Atlantic 10 Basketball Tournament - Semifinals - UMass v VCU
NEW YORK, NY - MARCH 16: A Virginia Commonwealth Rams cheerleader performs during a break in the action against the UMass Minutemen in the first half during the Atlantic 10 Basketball Tournament - Semifinals at the Barclays Center on March 16, 2013 in the Brooklyn borough of New York City. (Photo by Jason Szenes/Getty Images)
KANSAS CITY, MO - MARCH 13: TCU Horned Frogs cheerleaders perform during the first round of the 2013 Big 12 Men's Basketball Championship at Sprint Center on March 13, 2013 in Kansas City, Missouri. (Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images)
Big 12 Basketball Tournament - First Round
KANSAS CITY, MO - MARCH 13: TCU Horned Frogs cheerleaders perform during the first round of the 2013 Big 12 Men's Basketball Championship at Sprint Center on March 13, 2013 in Kansas City, Missouri. (Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images)
The UCLA jumpsuits are a break from the usual skirt and tops, but this is mod squad in a way that works. This worn tank looks like the same thing the Miami Hurricanes' cheerleaders wear to practice. Fun fringe on the TCU Horned Frogs cheerleaders. The Miami Hurricanes sequined style cheer uniform feels a little like a Rio carnival outfit.
ACC Basketball Tournament - Quarterfinals
The UCLA jumpsuits are a break from the usual skirt and tops, but this is mod squad in a way that works. This worn tank looks like the same thing the Miami Hurricanes' cheerleaders wear to practice. Fun fringe on the TCU Horned Frogs cheerleaders. The Miami Hurricanes sequined style cheer uniform feels a little like a Rio carnival outfit.
TAMPA, FL - FEBRUARY 17: Cheerleaders of the South Florida Bulls perform against the Louisville Cardinals during the game at the Sun Dome on February 17, 2013 in Tampa, Florida. (Photo by J. Meric/Getty Images)
Louisville v South Florida
TAMPA, FL - FEBRUARY 17: Cheerleaders of the South Florida Bulls perform against the Louisville Cardinals during the game at the Sun Dome on February 17, 2013 in Tampa, Florida. (Photo by J. Meric/Getty Images)
KANSAS CITY, MO - MARCH 16: Members of the Kansas Jayhawks cheerleaders perform in the first half against the Kansas State Wildcats during the Final of the Big 12 basketball tournament at Sprint Center on March 16, 2013 in Kansas City, Missouri. (Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images)
Kansas State v Kansas - Big 12 Championship
KANSAS CITY, MO - MARCH 16: Members of the Kansas Jayhawks cheerleaders perform in the first half against the Kansas State Wildcats during the Final of the Big 12 basketball tournament at Sprint Center on March 16, 2013 in Kansas City, Missouri. (Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images)
FAYETTEVILLE, AR - FEBRUARY 16: Cheerleader of the Arkansas Razorbacks performs during a game against the Missouri Tigers at Bud Walton Arena on February 16, 2013 in Fayetteville, Arkansas. The Razorbacks defeated the Tigers 73-71. (Photo by Wesley Hitt/Getty Images)
Missouri Tigers v Arkansas Razorbacks
FAYETTEVILLE, AR - FEBRUARY 16: Cheerleader of the Arkansas Razorbacks performs during a game against the Missouri Tigers at Bud Walton Arena on February 16, 2013 in Fayetteville, Arkansas. The Razorbacks defeated the Tigers 73-71. (Photo by Wesley Hitt/Getty Images)
GREENSBORO, NC - MARCH 14: A cheerleader of the Wake Forest Demon Deacons performs during a game against the Maryland Terrapins during the first round of the 2013 Men's ACC Tournament at the Greensboro Coliseum on March 14, 2013 in Greensboro, North Carolina. Maryland defeated Wake Forest 75-62. (Photo by Lance King/Getty Images)
ACC Basketball Tournament - First Round: Maryland v Wake Forest
GREENSBORO, NC - MARCH 14: A cheerleader of the Wake Forest Demon Deacons performs during a game against the Maryland Terrapins during the first round of the 2013 Men's ACC Tournament at the Greensboro Coliseum on March 14, 2013 in Greensboro, North Carolina. Maryland defeated Wake Forest 75-62. (Photo by Lance King/Getty Images)
TAMPA, FL - MARCH 06: A cheerleader of the South Florida Bulls performs against the Connecticut Huskies during the game at the Sun Dome on March 6, 2013 in Tampa, Florida. (Photo by J. Meric/Getty Images)
Connecticut v South Florida
TAMPA, FL - MARCH 06: A cheerleader of the South Florida Bulls performs against the Connecticut Huskies during the game at the Sun Dome on March 6, 2013 in Tampa, Florida. (Photo by J. Meric/Getty Images)
SAN JOSE, CA - MARCH 21: A California Golden Bears cheerleader performs in the first half against the UNLV Rebels during the second round of the 2013 NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament at HP Pavilion on March 21, 2013 in San Jose, California. (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)
California v UNLV
SAN JOSE, CA - MARCH 21: A California Golden Bears cheerleader performs in the first half against the UNLV Rebels during the second round of the 2013 NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament at HP Pavilion on March 21, 2013 in San Jose, California. (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)
LEXINGTON, KY - MARCH 21: A Davidson Wildcats cheerleader performs in the second against the Marquette Golden Eagles half during the second round of the 2013 NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament at the Rupp Arena on March 21, 2013 in Lexington, Kentucky. Marquette won 59-58. (Photo by Andy Lyons/Getty Images)
Davidson v Marquette
LEXINGTON, KY - MARCH 21: A Davidson Wildcats cheerleader performs in the second against the Marquette Golden Eagles half during the second round of the 2013 NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament at the Rupp Arena on March 21, 2013 in Lexington, Kentucky. Marquette won 59-58. (Photo by Andy Lyons/Getty Images)
AUBURN HILLS, MI - MARCH 21: Cheerleaders for the Memphis Tigers perform against the St. Mary's Gaels during the second round of the 2013 NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament at at The Palace of Auburn Hills on March 21, 2013 in Auburn Hills, Michigan. (Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)
Saint Mary's v Memphis
AUBURN HILLS, MI - MARCH 21: Cheerleaders for the Memphis Tigers perform against the St. Mary's Gaels during the second round of the 2013 NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament at at The Palace of Auburn Hills on March 21, 2013 in Auburn Hills, Michigan. (Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)
AUBURN HILLS, MI - MARCH 21: A cheerleader for the South Dakota State Jackrabbits performs against the Michigan Wolverines during the second round of the 2013 NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament at at The Palace of Auburn Hills on March 21, 2013 in Auburn Hills, Michigan. (Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)
South Dakota State v Michigan
AUBURN HILLS, MI - MARCH 21: A cheerleader for the South Dakota State Jackrabbits performs against the Michigan Wolverines during the second round of the 2013 NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament at at The Palace of Auburn Hills on March 21, 2013 in Auburn Hills, Michigan. (Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)
A cheerleader for the Michigan Wolverines performs against the South Dakota State Jackrabbits during the second round of the 2013 NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament at at The Palace of Auburn Hills on March 21, 2013 in Auburn Hills, Michigan.
South Dakota State v Michigan
A cheerleader for the Michigan Wolverines performs against the South Dakota State Jackrabbits during the second round of the 2013 NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament at at The Palace of Auburn Hills on March 21, 2013 in Auburn Hills, Michigan.
A cheerleader for the Colorado State Rams performs during the second round of the 2013 NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament at the Rupp Arena on March 21, 2013 in Lexington, Kentucky.
Missouri v Colorado State
A cheerleader for the Colorado State Rams performs during the second round of the 2013 NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament at the Rupp Arena on March 21, 2013 in Lexington, Kentucky.
Cheerleaders for the Missouri Tigers perform during the second round of the 2013 NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament at the Rupp Arena on March 21, 2013 in Lexington, Kentucky.
Missouri v Colorado State
Cheerleaders for the Missouri Tigers perform during the second round of the 2013 NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament at the Rupp Arena on March 21, 2013 in Lexington, Kentucky.
The Montana Grizzlies cheerleaders perform on the court during a game stoppage in the first half against the Syracuse Orange during the second round of the 2013 NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament at HP Pavilion on March 21, 2013 in San Jose, California.
Montana v Syracuse
The Montana Grizzlies cheerleaders perform on the court during a game stoppage in the first half against the Syracuse Orange during the second round of the 2013 NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament at HP Pavilion on March 21, 2013 in San Jose, California.
A member of the Ole Miss Rebels cheerleaders performs in the first half against the Wisconsin Badgers during the second round of the 2013 NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament at the Sprint Center on March 22, 2013 in Kansas City, Missouri.
Ole Miss v Wisconsin
A member of the Ole Miss Rebels cheerleaders performs in the first half against the Wisconsin Badgers during the second round of the 2013 NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament at the Sprint Center on March 22, 2013 in Kansas City, Missouri.
The Pacific Tigers cheerleaders perform during a break in the game against the Miami Hurricanes during the second round of the 2013 NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament at The Frank Erwin Center on March 22, 2013 in Austin, Texas.
Pacific v Miami
The Pacific Tigers cheerleaders perform during a break in the game against the Miami Hurricanes during the second round of the 2013 NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament at The Frank Erwin Center on March 22, 2013 in Austin, Texas.
A Syracuse Orange cheerleader performs on the court during a game stoppage in the first half against the Montana Grizzlies during the second round of the 2013 NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament at HP Pavilion on March 21, 2013 in San Jose, California.
Montana v Syracuse
A Syracuse Orange cheerleader performs on the court during a game stoppage in the first half against the Montana Grizzlies during the second round of the 2013 NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament at HP Pavilion on March 21, 2013 in San Jose, California.

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