Dayton Upset Busts Brackets After Just One Game

Mar 20, 2014 2:52pm

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That didn’t take long.

The first bracket-busting game of this year’s NCAA Tournament came in the very first game this afternoon after Dayton defeated Ohio State 60-59.

So much for trying to win Warren Buffett’s $1 billion bracket challenge.

And with that, a slew of amateur statisticians who filled out brackets predicting how March Madness would shake out this year tore up their picks and flung them into the trash bin — or at least took to Twitter to complain:




There was also a special breed of complaints from those that entered the Warren Buffet/Quicken Loans challenge that promised $1 billion to anyone with a perfect bracket. Sorry, non-billionaires!



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