A University of Memphis fan is basing a furniture store promotion on speculation that the Tigers might win the NCAA. The owner says the Secretary of State's office gave him the OK, but Attorney General Bob Cooper says it's illegal. http://www.commercialappeal.com/news/2008/mar/27/keep-rooting-for-your-furniture/
One of Cooper's degrees is from Princeton whose mascot is also the Tigers. But apparently that's not enough to sway the opinion.