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March Madness

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It is that time of year again . . . the end of winter is drawing near, students are out of school for spring break, and March Madness is beckoning our attention. March Madness has a way of demanding the attention of even the least-committed of basketball fans. For many, March Madness involves completing a bracket with predictions of who will win the tournament and engaging in some fun banter with co-workers or friends as the tournament plays it course.

While March Madness is a common term for many, do you know where it originated? This infographic highlights some fun facts about how March Madness came to be, along with some interesting stats from the history of this well-known competition. Check it out and see what your odds are of picking a perfect bracket for this year’s tournament.


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