The tourney is still on the horizon, but you can get ahead of the game by joining Birchbox Man's bracket right now. The grand prize? A $250 gift certificate to the Birchbox shop. And, not to worry if you don't know your 1 seeds from your Cinderellas—five random bracket participants will win a $30 gift card to spend in the shop too. Just follow these directions:
1. Go here to sign up.
2. After the tournament selections are made on Sunday, March 17, log in to fill out your picks for the tournament. You'll have until tournament play begins on 19th to complete your bracket.
3. After the final game on April 8th, we'll announce our grand prize winner as well as our five other gift card winners.
Until Selection Sunday and bracket time comes:
College basketball games are won and lost from the charity stripe, so you should learn to shoot the perfect free throw, if for no other reason than to teach your son or daughter, who could both totally make it to the championship game some day.
There's chest-painting, gigantic foam hands, and beer-swilling, and then there's a true gentleman's NCAA tournament. We recommend sipping over swilling. Start by boning up on The History of the Koozie, and 4 Beers that are Good for Your Skin
The list of history’s greatest NCAA basketball coaches contains a frightening dearth of beards. Sure, there’s a smattering of mustaches in there—Clem Haskins, Fran Dunphy, Nolan Richardson—but there’s just one full-fledged beard: P.J. Carlesimo’s. We can learn a thing or two from this iconoclast.
There are few better ways to get inspired for your office pool than with Hackman’s Pep Talk:
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