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February 25, 2017

March Madness

The 2017 Men’s NCAA March Madness Tournament Bracket match-ups have been announced!

Be a part of the action. Enter for your chance to win $50 and the title of March Madness Champion!!!  Zero college basketball knowledge required. Simply pick who you think will win each of the the 63 rounds and for a tie-breaker guess the sum of the championship score.

Submit your bracket by 11:00 a.m. on Thursday, March 16, 2017, here (please copy and paste the URL into browser): narwhalnation.mayhem.cbssports.com/e?ttag=BPM17_cpy_invite_returning

Please note that you will be asked to create a CBSSports.com account in order to participate in the bracket.

 

Scoring: First Round: Each correct pick is worth 1 point. The seed of the winning team is added to the correct pick total.
Second Round: Each correct pick is worth 2 points. The seed of the winning team is added to the correct pick total.
Sweet 16 ® : Each correct pick is worth 4 points. The seed of the winning team is added to the correct pick total.
Elite 8 ® : Each correct pick is worth 8 points. The seed of the winning team is added to the correct pick total.
Final Four ® : Each correct pick is worth 16 points. The seed of the winning team is added to the correct pick total.
Championship: Each correct pick is worth 32 points. The seed of the winning team is added to the correct pick total.
Tiebreaker: The total score of the Championship game.
Constitution: The student with the most points will win a $50 credit to the store of their choice and Intramural Champion shirt!! The faculty/staff/alum with the best score will also win an Intramural Champion shirt.

Keep in mind that each round is weighted (so correct picks in later rounds will be worth more than earlier rounds). The ranks of correct picks will also be added to your final score – so faith in the underdog may also go a long way!

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March Madness 2017
March 8, 2017 at 11:09 am

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