The NCAA Tournament produces a lot of craziness on and off the court.
There are upsets and last-second shots in the games, and there are weird brackets (pop culture icons, second bananas, etc.) and other goofy items.
This definitely fits the latter.
The Washington Post came up with emoji for all 68 teams in the NCAA Tournament and some that missed the cut.
Iowa State Cyclones:
Wichita State Shockers:
You can find them all on the Washington Post site.