This post is sponsored by DraftKings.com.
Happy Thursday, all.
As conference tournaments keep rolling along in anticipation of Selection Sunday, DraftKings is offering two fantasy college hoops contests today. The first kicks off at noon EST with a $3,500 prize pool and first place winning $350. The top 286 participants are paid.
The second contest starts at 7 EST this evening with a $4,000 prize pool. The winner takes home $300 and the top 315 participants get paid.
Games to choose a roster from tonight include the Northwestern-Indiana matchup at the United Center, N.C. State vs. No. 2 Duke and Miami vs. No. 11 Notre Dame.
Draft Kings CBB rosters are made of eight players from at least two different teams representing at least two different games. The eight roster positions are as follow: G, G, G, F, F, F, UTIL, and UTIL. It’s a salary cap draft with $50,000 to work with.
First time depositors at DraftKings receive a 100% bonus up to $600.
Here’s the scoring system:
Point = +1 PT
Made 3pt. shot = +0.5 PTs
Rebound = +1.25 PTs
Assist = +1.5 PTs
Double-Double = +1.5PTs (MAX 1 PER ROSTER SPOT: Points, Rebounds, Assists only)
Triple-Double = +3PTs (MAX 1 PER ROSTER SPOT: Points, Rebounds, Assists only)
Here’s how you can enter:
1. Draft your eight-man college hoops roster here
2. Pay your $2 entry fee or receive a FREE entry with your first deposit
3. Finish in the top 286 for the first contest or 315 for the second and get paid this evening