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Welcome to the 2014 Post-Gazette Bracket Challenge contest, which is a competition based on
results of the 2014 Division I Men’s College Basketball Tournament. Participants will attempt
to select the winners of all the games of the tournament. Participants will earn points by correctly
predicting the winning teams in the games of the tournament. The number of points awarded for each
correct pick of a winning game of the Tournament will increase with each round of the tournament.
Top point earnings will receive the prize. In case of a tie there will be a drawing from all top point
Selection Deadline: Participant’s picks must be submitted to the Douglas County Post-Gazette by
10:00 a.m. on March 20, 2014 at 2929 N 204th Street, Suite 117 in Elkhorn or mailed with a postmark
of March 19, 2014 or earlier and mailed to PO Box 677, Elkhorn, NE 68022. You can also scan your bracket and email to Accurate Heating & Cooling by 9:00am on March 20, 2014 at accurateheating1998@gmail.
Bracket with 1st Round Match ups filled in: Click Here
Making Picks: Participants are responsible for researching listings of eligible Division I Men’s
College Basketball Tournament teams and their round one match-ups.
Note: The 61st through 64th teams will be determined by the first round of the tournament games on
Tuesday, March 18, 2014 and Wednesday, March 19, 2014. Those games will not be counted in this
Playing: Participants must enter their projected winners of the final 63 games of the tournament,
round by round, beginning with the 32-game round. The Administrator will weigh predictions for
each successive round more heavily than the previous round in accordance with the scoring shown
below. You will receive an individual score.
Scoring: Round 1: 1 point per correct pick. Round 2: 2 points per correct pick. Round 3: 3 points
per correct pick. Round 4: 4 points per correct pick. Round 5: 5 points per correct pick. Championship:
6 points for correct pick.
No Cost: The Sweepstakes is FREE to play. No purchase or entry fee necessary to enter or win.
Eligibility: To be eligible to participate in the Sweepstakes, you must be at least 18 years old or
older. Employees of the Douglas County Post-Gazette and/or family members may play, but WILL
NOT be eligible to receive the Grand Prize.