This post is sponsored by DraftKings.com.
Happy Thursday, all.
As the Sweet 16 tips off this evening, DraftKings is offering a 1-day fantasy college hoops contest. It kicks off at 7:15 EST with a $20,000 prize pool and first place winning $2,000. The top 1,540 participants are paid.
Games to choose a roster from tonight include No. 7 Wichita State vs. No. 3 Notre Dame, No. 4 North Carolina vs. No. 1 Wisconsin, No. 5 West Virginia vs. No. 1 Kentucky and No. 6 Xavier vs. No. 2 Arizona.
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 1,540 for the first contest or 315 for the second and get paid this evening