Free March Madness bracket (plus: 4 free food deals!)
Time is running out to pick your NCAA teams before Selection Sunday. To help you out, ShopAtHome.com has put together a free printable March Madness bracket (click here).
Plus, here are some (questionably) helpful tips about picking a winning bracket.
Strategy #1: My mascot can beat up your mascot.
You could strategize by picking your seeds based on star players, coaches, game locations, and some super-secret formula.
Or you could have fun with it and pick your teams just based on the mascots.
Why not? In this case, the Bulldogs and the Wildcats have a definite edge over the Horned Frogs. Obviously.
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Strategy #2: Which teams have better colors?
Here’s another strategy so crazy it just might work. Artists and designers have known for centuries that complementary colors are opposite each other on the color wheel. So why not use that to your advantage?
Pick teams based on your favorite colors, and match them up against their opposites: red vs. green, orange vs. blue, yellow vs. violet.
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Strategy #3: Choose based on your lucky numbers.
And if you don’t have your own lucky numbers, check the results from your latest fortune cookie. (What? You don’t keep those? You know you do. Admit it.)
Sure, it’s a funny strategy. But if it works, you’ll be the one laughing.
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Strategy #4: Go for the more stylish uniforms.
We’ve come a long way since basketball players wore Daisy Dukes back in the 1980s. So when it comes to picking your brackets, take a close look at those uniforms, and opt for style.
Who knows? Stylish looks might just give a team that elusive edge. It could happen.
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Strategy #5: Pick teams based on food.
Obviously, you’ve caught on to the food theme here. So here’s our ultimate strategy: make your picks based on your favorite foods.
If you prefer grits instead of baked beans, choose South. If you’d rather dunk a forkful of lobster than dig into a steak, go East instead. It’s that simple.
A brilliant strategy? That’s up to you to decide. But it sure is tasty!
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