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    What will it take to win

    What will it take this weenend for you to win the NCAA pool you are in?

    I am in 3rd place in one pool, but it is set up with a very heavy emphasis on the championship. If UCLA wins, I win, if anyone else wins, I get nothin.



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    Re: What will it take to win

    What will it take for me to win...... let's just say I would have to start a new pool.



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    Re: What will it take to win

    Here is what it will take for me to win. It is the only pool I am in that I have a chance. Go KU and Memphis.

    http://www.cyclonefanatic.com/forum/...scenarios.html


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    Re: What will it take to win

    I agree with CloneU, I need KU to beat memphis, except I have a feeling the final will be NC vs UCLA.


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    Re: What will it take to win

    A time machine.



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    Re: What will it take to win

    I still have 3 of my final four, and both of my national title game teams alive... and I have no shot of winning.



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    Re: What will it take to win

    Quote Originally Posted by SeattleClone View Post
    A time machine.
    I need to hop into my modified Delorean, go to the future, grab a sports almanac, and come back.

    THEN I'LL BE RICH!!



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    Re: What will it take to win

    I have all the teams remaining and I need NC & Memphis to meet.....doesn't matter who wins if that happens. I kind of have a good feeling that it will happen.



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    Re: What will it take to win

    Redoing everything from the second round on as I've got nothing left now


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    Re: What will it take to win

    I need KU to win and score an incredible ****load of points in the process. I predicted the final score total would be 163; I am currently tied for first with someone else who also picked Kansas but had the final score total at 125.



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    Re: What will it take to win

    If KU wins I win my work pool, which is the big one. In my home (friends and family) pool I have the exact same picks and can finsih third at best.



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    Re: What will it take to win

    For me it doesn't matter who wins as long as they score more than 144. I'd be cheering for overtime but the 8:20 start coupled with the ridiculous number of commercials, I just don't know if I'll stay up for it.



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    Re: What will it take to win

    I need Memphis to lose. But I am rewarded no points and God will not have mercy on my soul.



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