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Re: March Madness Bracket Challenge 

Post#21 » by Ballerhogger » Thu Mar 16, 2017 7:10 pm

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Ballerhogger wrote:Barley survived that bracket buster. Thank you prinecton for shooting a 3 to win it.


Gonzaga only up by 4 at halftime. I have them in my final four, but would still be happy to see them lose, being an AZ fan.

It wont be close in 2nd half. There a 2ndhalf team . It shouldnt be at least.
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Re: Bracket Challenge 

Post#22 » by TMU » Thu Mar 16, 2017 11:20 pm

I'm in. I think Nova repeats.
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Re: Bracket Challenge 

Post#23 » by bwgood77 » Fri Mar 17, 2017 1:11 am

TMU wrote:I'm in. I think Nova repeats.

I picked them too.
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Post#24 » by stitches » Fri Mar 17, 2017 6:13 am

Doing well so far. Freaking Xavier decided to show up and ruined my perfect bracket :banghead:
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Re: Bracket Challenge 

Post#25 » by Tobi » Fri Mar 17, 2017 7:41 am

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TMU wrote:I'm in. I think Nova repeats.

I picked them too.


good luck Saturday :x
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Re: Bracket Challenge 

Post#26 » by MotownMadness » Fri Mar 17, 2017 4:27 pm

I'm at 74% right now
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Re: Bracket Challenge 

Post#27 » by Mr.Raptorsingh » Fri Mar 17, 2017 7:47 pm

Mostly the higher-seeded teams are winning. I was thinking there may be more upsets than there have been so far.
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Re: Bracket Challenge 

Post#28 » by bwgood77 » Fri Mar 17, 2017 9:12 pm

MotownMadness wrote:I'm at 74% right now


I'm at 68%. Games will be worth more each round, so things can and likely will change faster in the rankings Saturday and Sunday.

Mr.Raptorsingh wrote:Mostly the higher-seeded teams are winning. I was thinking there may be more upsets than there have been so far.


Yeah, it's so hard to pick the upsets (though I did think I had picked Middle Tennessee State) so I usually don't pick any higher seeds to lose earlier because if you miss it, and that higher seed wins a couple more games, it really messes up your bracket.
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Re: Bracket Challenge 

Post#29 » by MotownMadness » Fri Mar 17, 2017 9:16 pm

Down goes SMU
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Re: Bracket Challenge 

Post#30 » by bwgood77 » Fri Mar 17, 2017 9:29 pm

MotownMadness wrote:Down goes SMU


Wow, that's surprising. PAC12 doing well so far.
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Re: Bracket Challenge 

Post#31 » by realEAST » Sat Mar 18, 2017 12:35 am

At 77% currently with M teams ruining me - Maryland, Minnesota, Michigan.

Turns out Kansas goes all the way on my bracket.
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Re: Bracket Challenge 

Post#32 » by TMU » Sat Mar 18, 2017 3:51 am

Bondom killing it right now.
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Re: Bracket Challenge 

Post#33 » by bondom34 » Sat Mar 18, 2017 8:17 am

TMU wrote:Bondom killing it right now.

Apparently all these years I've been doing it wrong. The key is to watch not watch basically any college ball all year.
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Re: Bracket Challenge 

Post#34 » by Phish Tank » Sat Mar 18, 2017 9:23 pm

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TMU wrote:Bondom killing it right now.

Apparently all these years I've been doing it wrong. The key is to watch not watch basically any college ball all year.


Yup.

Well now Nova is out... i guess we're still tied for 1st for now :lol:
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Re: Bracket Challenge 

Post#35 » by janmagn » Sat Mar 18, 2017 9:39 pm

I wanna know did someone call that 'Nova upset?

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Re: Bracket Challenge 

Post#36 » by TMU » Sat Mar 18, 2017 9:54 pm

This is why we call that school Villanowhere. ****
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Re: Bracket Challenge 

Post#37 » by bwgood77 » Sat Mar 18, 2017 11:06 pm

TMU wrote:This is why we call that school Villanowhere. ****

And that's it for my bracket.

I should have figured it out...Badgers just take out Wildcats...after watching them take out AZ in the elite eight two consecutive years, and then the undefeated Kentucky team with Towns, WCS, Booker, Lyles, Ulis, etc, and now Nova.
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Re: Bracket Challenge 

Post#38 » by TMU » Sat Mar 18, 2017 11:11 pm

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TMU wrote:This is why we call that school Villanowhere. ****

And that's it for my bracket.

I should have figured it out...Badgers just take out Wildcats...after watching them take out AZ in the elite eight two consecutive years, and then the undefeated Kentucky team with Towns, WCS, Booker, Lyles, Ulis, etc, and now Nova.


True... I agree with Kamisky that the Badgers were criminally underrated with their 8th seed. Now that this happened, I'm rooting for the two Wildcat teams to face each other in the finals.
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Re: Bracket Challenge 

Post#39 » by Phish Tank » Sat Mar 18, 2017 11:37 pm

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Re: Bracket Challenge 

Post#40 » by bondom34 » Sun Mar 19, 2017 1:02 am

Wow that call was bad for jNW.
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