Below are the standings at the end of the first half of the SEC Men’s Basketball Pickem. Roanoke is the winner!! We now start the 2nd round of the contest. There will be a winner for that and then later a winner for the overall combined season. Thanks to everyone for their participation.
In the second half of this contest we will not do wildcards. This is because on some browsers the wildcards do not seem to work. Here’s the point setup for the next round. Notice we’ve increased the points awarded for predicting the correct margin of victory for the winner of a game from 2 to 3 points.
Full score: 8 points (The points a user gets for getting the exact/score of a match.
Game winner: 4 points (The points a user gets for correctly picking the winner of a game without also getting the exact score).
Score bonus: 2 points (Extra points a user gets for guessing the correct score for one of the teams).
Margin of victory bonus: 3 points (Extra points a user gets for predicting the correct margin of victory for a game. Must also correctly predict the winner).