A Beginner’s Guide To Winning Your 2022 March Madness Bracket Challenge

March 17, 2016 - Spokane, WA: A game ball sits on court the day prior to the start of the 2016 NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament games at the Spokane Veterans Memorial Arena.

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As Conference Championship Week begins heating up, there’s no better time than now to look ahead at how one will tackle the beauty of the NCAA Tournament Bracket Challenge.

If you’re new to the madness of March, have no fear, we have you covered.

After checking out our tips on March Madness, everyone will believe you truly are a distinguished member of the madness.

Here are three ways you can dominate your bracket challenge.


3. Don’t Fall In Love With Every Cinderella 

Ask a fan of any program, and they will tell you their worse memory of March Madness is when their team took a loss to a university that nobody has ever heard of.

However, when it isn’t your team losing by heartbreak, upsets are a thing of beauty during March Madness.

While it is inevitable that a large favorite will lose to a mighty underdog, make sure to not go too heavy on Cinderella’s making it to the next round.


2. Trust Veteran Coaches 

Anything is possible in March; that’s what makes it exhilarating, unpredictability. One thing a beginner must know is to seek how the coaches who have seen a lot of success in March.

Most of those coaches belong to the great blue bloods of the sport like Duke, Kentucky, Kansas, Villanova, and Michigan State.

The coaches that helm those programs are normally on the end of deep runs in the tournament.


1. On Second Thought, Don’t Listen To Any Advice

The biggest secret to success in a March Madness bracket challenge is this; there is no secret. Nobody knows how this tournament will shake out, even if they tell you for certain they know what they’re talking about.

Pick the teams you believe will win no matter what others may say.

Pick a team because of their team colors or because you like the university’s city.

Enjoy every second of the madness.

This only happens once a year.

CBB Championship Week TV Schedule: Games On Today 3/11/22
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