MarchMadness2015March Madness is underway…get in on the excitement of this year’s NCAA Men’s Basketball Tournament with (NDH)~ Group: Dancin in North DelaWHERE. Compete against other fans as you fill out a bracket and earn points for every correct pick! Play Tournament Challenge for your chance to win a $20,000 Best Buy gift card and a trip for two (2) to the 2015 Maui Jim Maui Invitational!   Join our group, invite your friends and earn bragging rights by winning it all. Best of all, it’s free to play and win.  Along with all of the wonderful prizes that ESPN will be giving out to the winners NDH will also be awarding prizes to the top picker in our group as well as one for the contestant with the most creative “Bracket Name” (see our favorites below for inspiration).

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If you already have a valid ESPN User Name and Password it’s a snap!

JOIN our Group: Dancin In North DelaWHERE


It doesn’t matter if you’re a novice or a self-proclaimed bracketologist spending hours analyzing all the possibilities~ It’s easy to join the group, Dancin in North Delawhere Keep in mind, all picks will lock at the scheduled tip-off time of the Tournament currently scheduled for Thursday, March 19, 2015 @ 12:15pm. Your picks for the matchups must be submitted, received and recorded by the scheduled lock-time. Selections submitted after the deadline will be considered invalid. If you’ve never done this before see instructions below…


All you need to do is click the link here, sign up & fill in your bracket. It took me 5 minutes & I’m no expert. I picked my bracket the best way I know how… by choosing teams wearing my favorite colors, that have cute nicknames & or the under-dog!  Do it your way, but just do it!  National winners will receive great prizes from ESPN and the “Dancin In North DelaWHERE ” prizes will be announced soon.

TOP 20 FUNNY BRACKET NAMES…can you come up with something more clever?

  • March-Sadness-Meet_The_MattsOne Man Wolfpack
  • March Madmen
  • Full Metal Bracket
  • Dunk You Very Much
  • Don’t Hate the Player, Hate the Game
  • I say Gun-Zaga, You Say Gone-Zaga, let’s call the whole thing off
  • I Got the Vander Blue
  • Pros and Cuonzo
  • March Sadness
  • A Cinderella Story
  • Final Fourgasm
  • Boom Skaka Shaka
  • Church of Bracketology
  • Buzzer Beater
  • iPick Pretty Jerseys
  • No X-‘Cuse-s
  • The Butler Did it … Again
  • Take Me to Church
  • The Good, the Bad and the Ugly
  • I Didn’t Mean to Burst Your Bubble!

NEW to the Bracket Game? Here’s How to Play!

It doesn’t matter if you’ve ever watched a basketball game in your life or if you’re a self- proclaimed bracketologist spending hours analyzing all the possibilities. It’s easy to join the group, Dancin in North Delaware.  Playing is a breeze. Follow this step by step sign-up process and you’ll be tipping off in no time. See “Step 3” for help on filling out your bracket in preparation for the big event.

Step 1 – Entering The Game

A valid ESPN username and password will be used as an identifier to login and to keep track of your entry’s score and standing. If you’ve had an ESPN account in the past but forgot it, here’s how to find your account information. After you have logged in, click on the CREATE ENTRY button on the frontpage to create your entry.

Step 2 – Naming Your Entry (Optional)

Before filling out your bracket give your entry some character and assign it a name. After you’ve clicked the “Create Entry” button, you will be forwarded to a screen that will ask you to name your entry. Once you have named your entry, you may choose to change your Email Reminders setting and then click on the “Submit Entry Settings” button. You will have the opportunity to change your entry name at any point during the game by clicking the “Edit Entry Settings” link on your entry page.

kentuckyStep 3 – Make Your Selections (Bracket available Sunday March 15, 2015)

Entrants may change their selections as often as they like prior to the scheduled tip-off time of the first game in the second round of the tournament (currently scheduled for Thursday, March 19, 2015) after which all selections must be finalized.

You will be able to fill out your bracket in its entirety from a single page. Click the team name to advance the team to the next round. Once the bracket is complete, and you have submitted your tiebreaker score for the Championship match, the Submit button will change color (RED button) and you may submit your picks.

  • Notes:
  • You will have the option to edit your bracket(s) at any time after they have been initially submitted, before the lock time.
  • You cannot delete an entry/bracket once it has been created.
  • An e-mail reminder will be sent to all entrants who had joined the game before the brackets were released and those who have not submitted their selections.

Step 4 – Invite Your Friends

Invite Your Friends to play in a group with you or just to enjoy the fun of filling out a bracket (who doesn’t love filling out a bracket?). You may invite your friends to play all the way up until tip-off on Thursday, March 19, 2015. If your group is not “locked” you may invite friends to join your group at any time. If it is locked, they have until Thursday to join.

Step 5 – Join OUR Group ~Dancin In North DelaWHERE

You have the option to group yourself with friends, co-workers, or completely random fans by joining or creating a group. Within each group, your entry will be automatically ranked. Most of the groups are public and can be joined at anytime. The creator of a group sets the group’s name, motto and password. You can move your entry from one group to the next as long as it is before the first game of the tournament or if the group is not a Locked group. All of this is easily found in the Group Directory.

Step 6 – Accumulating points

Now you are ready to take on the tournament. The object of the game is simple: Correctly pick the winner of the most matches in the 63 games following the “First Four” round of the tournament. A correct selection in the second round counts as 10 points, and in the third round the point value is doubled. (See the table below for more details about the scoring breakdown).

Second Round 64 32 10 320
Third Round 32 16 20 320
Sweet Sixteen(regional semifinals) 16 8 40 320
Elite Eight(regional finals) 8 4 80 320
Final Four(semifinals) 4 2 160 320
National Championship(finals) 2 1 320 320
Totals 63 1920