When can I enter? Beginning the week of March 9th, you will have the ability to enter the pool and pay using PayPal. You will see prominent links on this page allowing you to enter and pay. And then on Selection Sunday (March 16th) the online brackets will be available for you to go online and fill out. You have until Thursday morning to pay and submit your bracket(s).
68 TEAM FIELD IN 2014: If you've participated before, you know now we do this. If not, you might check this link that explains how we handle the NCAA's decision to go from 65 to 68 teams? Click here.
Because the Pool continues to grow, so do the prizes!
Entry Fee: $10 per bracket. Enter as often as you like. Payable by cash, check or credit card/PayPal.
Prizes for 2014 will be determined by our number of participants.
2014 prizes broke down this way:
1st Place: approximately 60% of total
2nd Place: approximately 20% of total
3rd Place: approximately 10% of total
Back Again in 2014:
Last Place/Booby Prize: You get your $10 entry fee back! :)
1st Round/Play-In Games: n/a (we do NOT pick these games)
2nd Round Games: 2 points each (64 total possible pts)
3rd Round Games: 3 points each (48 total possible pts)
Regional Semis/Sweet 16 Games: 5 points each (40 total possible pts)
Regional Finals/Elite 8 Games: 8 points each (32 total possible pts)
National Semi/Final 4 Games: 13 points each (26 total possible pts)
National Final Game: 21 pts
Tie breakers: Total pts in Final Game
Most Teams in Field of 16
Website Fees: A small portion of the total prize pool is reserved for the costs of running the site (Hosting, software, time, etc.)
Thanks again! And Good Luck.