You may have not called Harvard's win over New Mexico, or Florida Golf Coast's historic upset of Georgetown. But Rod Szcygiel did and it has him in first place in the Tribune's Blog/Facebook NCAA Bracket Contest, Sponsored by Tri County Equipment.
Despite all out carnage in the
West bracket, Szcygiel suffered only two losses in that region, even
calling Ole Miss over Wisconsin. He has 27 points and is in control of
this contest, with all of his Final Four intact. There is still a long
way to go, but Szcygiel could be difficult to catch.
Tribune sports editor Paul Adams stands alone in second, with 26
points. But he will start falling back, as his West bracket is all but
There is a five-way tie for third, as Brandon Gaeth, Doug
Regentin, Joe Messing, Lane Walker and Martin Messing all have 25
After a tough first day, Tribune sports writer Seth
Stapleton put together a nice effort in Day 2, to finish tied for 83rd
with 20 points.
Good luck in Round 2!