Bracket Tips to Enter The Only Colors' Bracket Challenge

There's less than 24 hours left before the NCAA Tournament tips off shortly after noon tomorrow. As of this post's publishing we have 92 members in the group (a reminder -- one bracket per person, otherwise your worst one will be counted for prizes), let's see if we can get at least 100 in, because 100 is a nice, round number and 92 is not. To enter:

1. Follow this link.

2. Make your picks.

3. Join the SB Nation Bracket group.

4. Then join The Only Colors Group. If the link doesn't work the Group ID# is 84189; the password is "crayfordayday".

5. You should be able to copy your picks from the SB Nation group by going to "Auto-Fill" my bracket.

Easy peasy. And since I'm not eligible for prizes, I've decided to share some of my tips for winning your pool. Use and win y'all:

- Remember, the higher seed a team has, the more likely it is to win. So why does almost everybody have a one or two seed winning it all? Because this is March Madness, and upsets happen. Play it safe and ride Western Kentucky to the Final Four and glory.

- Some coaches just know how to get it done in the tournament. That's why I have Bo Ryan leading the Wisconsin Badgers to the Final Four. Bo knows the tournament, you guys.

- Beware of upsets, and more specifically, picking upsets. Michigan State over Duke in 2005 is the only upset that has ever happened in NCAA tournament history. You know the saying: "stick with chalk, don't get mocked."

- Experience is good in most things in life, but the NCAA tournament's not one of them. Find the youngest, greenest possible team possible and send them to the Final Four.

- Lastly, take all these tips and your bracket seriously. A proper bracket is a sign of good breeding, while one that has classy teams like Harvard and Davidson going out in the first round is a sign of a dullard.

Good luck y'all, and may your Final Four make it past the first day.

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