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The 2017 RTD College Basketball Bracket Challenge is back


Get in on the excitement and submit your brackets to compete in the RTD competition and with basketball fans across the nation for national prizes. The overall local prize is $500 and two additional winners will take home $250 each!

Jump in and play the full bracket, 16 team bracket and four-team bracket challenge. Once the teams have been selected you can make your picks up to 15 minutes before the start of each challenge.


How To Play


Full-Bracket Game

Choose the team that you think will win each game of the Men's College Basketball Tournament and enter your predicted score for the designated tie-breaker game. Picks may be entered until 15 minutes before the start of the first game of the first round of the tournament on March 16.

Round of 16 Teams Bracket Game

Choose the team that you think will win each game of the Men's College Basketball Tournament from the round of 16 through the end of the tournament and enter your predicted score for the designated tie-breaker game. Picks may be entered until 15 minutes before the start of the first game of the thrid round of the tournament on March 23.

Round of 4 Team Bracket Game

Choose the team that you think will win each game of the round of four teams Men's College Basketball Tournament and enter your predicted score for the designated tie-breaker game. Picks may be entered until 15 minutes before the start of the first game of the fifth round of the tournament on April 1.

Prizes

Local Prizes

  • Overall Winner of Full Bracket - $500 cash prize.

  • Overall Winner of 16 Team Bracket - $250 cash prize.

  • Overall Winner of 4 Team Bracket - $250 cash prize.

National Prizes

  • Winner of Full Bracket game individual rounds - One college basketball themed Fathead of the winner's choosing. The approximate retail value of the weekly prize is $89.

  • Overall Winner of Full Bracket - One college basketball themed Fathead of the winner's choosing, approximate retail value of $89, and a PlayStation 4 Pro, approximate retail value $249.

  • Overall Winner of 16 Team Bracket - One college basketball themed Fathead of the winner's choosing, approximate retail value of $89, and a PlayStation 4 Pro, approximate retail value $249.

  • Overall Winner of 4 Team Bracket - One college basketball themed Fathead of the winner's choosing, approximate retail value of $89, and a PlayStation 4 Pro, approximate retail value $249.

National Bonus Prizes

  • - One (1) $1,000,000 cash annuity prize* will be awarded if a participant correctly picks all 63 games correctly. If more than one participant correctly picks all 63 games correctly, the $1,000,000 cash prize will be evenly divided and distributed among all participants who correctly picked all 63 games.

  • - Up to three (3) $10,000 cash prizes will be awarded to participants who pick 61 or 62 games correctly. If there are more than three participants who correctly pick 61 or 62 game, the three $10,000 cash prizes ($30,000) will be evenly divided and distributed among all participants who correctly picked 61 or 62 games.

  • - Up to five (5) $1,000 cash prizes will be awarded to participants who pick 60 games correctly. If there are more than five participants who correctly pick 60 games, the five $1,000 cash prizes ($5,000) will be evenly divided and distributed among all participants who correctly picked 60 games.


Sponsors



Pearson Mazada, Proud Sponsor of the RTD College Bracket Challenge 2017


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Just make your picks for each game before the tournament starts.

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