TFW2005 NCAA tournament challenge 2008

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  1. MikeTSI

    MikeTSI The Reclaimer TFW2005 Supporter

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    I remember we did this last year and it was cool. It's just for fun and bragging rights. I started a group on ESPN.com for us so if anyone wants to join, feel free.

    Go to ESPN.com and search the bracket groups for:

    group name: TFW2005
    password: boombox
     
  2. Omegatron

    Omegatron Mandatory Fun. Buy it now TFW2005 Supporter

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    Ah, yes, Tourney Time. I was at work during selection Sunday, and plum forgot about it. Guess I have a little research today, so I can pick those all-important 8/9 games correctly.
     
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    A 12-5 upset occurs every year. I can totally see another George Mason happening. South Alabama, perhaps?
     
  4. oddobot

    oddobot carpe diem all diem long

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    Can't find it. Someone post a direct link?
     
  5. MikeTSI

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    http://games.espn.go.com/tcmen/groupfind?entryIDFrom=594819

    Head to that page and put TFW2005 in the search box in the center of the screen.

    edit: you already have to be signed in over there for that link to take you to the right page.
     
  6. oddobot

    oddobot carpe diem all diem long

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    I'm in. Hated to but UNC is takin it all.
     
  7. MikeTSI

    MikeTSI The Reclaimer TFW2005 Supporter

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    Your probably right. Hansbrough is a beast.

    You won last year didn't you?
     
  8. blitzwingfan94

    blitzwingfan94 Vikings are the bomb!

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    Just Joined, can't wait to get started with the tourny!
     
  9. MikeTSI

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    Welcome aboard!
     
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    MikeTSI The Reclaimer TFW2005 Supporter

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    nobody else?
     
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    I'm in. I think I picked Kansas to win it all.
     
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    I'm In It To Win It Fool!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
     
  13. MikeTSI

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    You gotta fill out your bracket man!! Games start tommorow.
     
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    I'll probably do one tomorrow morning.

    I'm a little down this year because my coworkers would appear to care less about doing brackets at the office. We have over 100 employees here, and not ONE frickin' person is interested in doing the pool I started. These people utterly amaze me at times and have zero ounce of humor or fun in their veins.
     
  15. MikeTSI

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    We had our first 12/5 upset. Western Kentucky knocked off Drake.
     
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    Toldja.

    I'm totally done listening to punditary with this tournament. It's utterly ridiculous what they say at times, particularly because when they're wrong they never have to explain themselves.

    How many of these morons predicted USC and Drake to be a darkhorse? Nobody ever really knows. It doesn't matter if you're hot down the stretch. If you play good defense and make key shots, anybody can win.
     
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    CRAP! I never filled the bracket out!
     
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    Freakin' Drake. I shoulda thought they were seeded too highly.
     
  19. MikeTSI

    MikeTSI The Reclaimer TFW2005 Supporter

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    Holy crap, my wife is kicking all our asses. And she don't know crap about basketball.
     
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    I have observed this phenomenon before.

    Maybe the pundits should get their wives to predict games instead.
     

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