27 Brackets, None Perfect, Sit Atop the 11W Challenge After Day One

By Jason Priestas on March 22, 2013 at 4:39a

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BuckeyeChief's picture

wow, this is a first for me!

"2014 National Champions...deal with it!!!"

Dr. Kenneth Noisewater's picture

Right there with you Chief!   I am never close in these things.   Awaiting the inevitable crash and burn that day 2 brings.

buckeyestu's picture

This a first for me too, i did not fill out any brackets this year.

cplunk's picture

I'm not in the 11W bracket challenge, and that's a good thing. All my brackets now look like random lines, dots, and trapezoids.
thanks for not quite getting over the hump, Davidson and St. Mary's. And thanks to you too, Belmont.
oh, and F**K YOU, Pitt. Should have known better than to ever trust you.
And thanks, New Mexico and UNLV.
And you too, Oklahoma State.

steensn's picture

Sounds like we made the Same bad picks ;)

BuckeyeInOrlando's picture

I'm currently tied for 840th place!!! I'm making a big comeback today!

BuckeyeInOrlando's picture

My champion, Ohio State, is still in it! I'm sure no one else picked them... that's why I'm going to win!!!


Some of the bracket titles/screen names are freaking brilliant. My favorite is LaQuinton Ross like a Boss LOL! If he turns into a Boss watch out America.

"Sherman ran an option play right through the south" - Greatest Civil War analogy EVER.

Unky Buck's picture


I say thank you, Harvard. You just made the bracket easier...

Rock over London; Rock on Chicago. Timex: It takes a lickin' but keeps on tickin'

tdible2132's picture

I'm glad Harvard won too. Should make my Arizona to the sweet 16 pick work out better. Unless they can beat Zona too, but I don't think they can pull that off. New Mexico was so overrated this year. Heck they lost at HOME to South Dakota State after the Jackrabbits had to take a bus cross country for the game lol.

Nappy's picture

Don't call it a comeback!

I never saw a football player make a tackle with a smile on his face

luckynutz's picture

Should have known better than to pick UNLV. And missouri. But otherwise I feel pretty good. Especially about my VCU in the final four pick. They just always seem to ratchet up the havoc in march.

DetroitBuckeye's picture

This is irritating to me because I was all over Harvard last year and they really let me down.  The picks I missed were Arizona over Belmont, Harvard over New Mexico and Memphis over St. Mary's.  Best of luck to everyone for today.

Poison nuts's picture

Day 1 - not too bad, two expected losses & a bonehead pick. looking to make up a few Day 2...Dammit.

"Do not pass me, just slow down - I can move right through you" Superchunk - Precision Auto.

Triv's picture

Well nobody in front of me has Georgetown winning it all, so if they can pull it out I actually have a chance in this thing

Sorry Urban, Woody is still my favorite

Unky Buck's picture

Group Message: If you don't have Ohio State winning it all, you're doing it wrong.

Just sayin'...

Rock over London; Rock on Chicago. Timex: It takes a lickin' but keeps on tickin'

Triv's picture

I may be "doing it wrong" but fortunately for me having OSU has the winner wasn't a stipulation of the contest :) 

Sorry Urban, Woody is still my favorite

Menexenus's picture

I've got some bad news, dude...

Real fans stay for Carmen.

TLB's picture

I think I should have spent more than 4 minutes filling mine out.

Menexenus's picture

Me too.

Real fans stay for Carmen.

Maestro's picture

Lurking 1 behind the leaders.

vacuuming sucks

One Bad Buckeye's picture

I'm lurking 2 behind the leaders.  Freakin Harvard and Cal screwed me up.  

"I'm One Bad Buckeye, and I approve this message."

Seabass1974's picture

BrokebackBrennan is still in the hunt. Every team that I didn't pick to win I have losing in the very next round so I think I'm actually sitting pretty decently.

The harder you work, the harder it is to surrender. - Woody Hayes

jeremytwoface's picture

Anyone know who 'jeremycourtney' is on the leaderboard???
It's just weird because my fiancé's name is Courtney

And when we win the game, we'll buy a keg of boooooooooze!! And we'll drink to old Ohio 'till we wobble in our shoes.

steensn's picture

Is his first name jeremy too?

Unky Buck's picture

That's just funny there, Steen

Rock over London; Rock on Chicago. Timex: It takes a lickin' but keeps on tickin'

skiehl's picture

While my bracket sits tied for first as of now, i'm afraid today shall kill any hopes i have of winning this tourney

Dougger's picture

ill take solace in not being last right meow

I like football