2017 BCW Supplies Basketball Brackets Contest Official Rules

Summary:

Join the BCW Supplies group in the 2017 CBS Sports Bracket Manager!

The CBS Sports system requires you to get an email invitation. To enter, send a quick email to [email protected] and simply write “Brackets” in the email subject line. Then I’ll send you an invitation through the CBS system. You’ll receive an email from CBS Sports, and you’ll need to click on the join league link in the email. If needed, you’ll need to create a CBS Sports account.

After the brackets are posted, make your game predictions before the tourney starts, and enjoy the games. After the tournament, the prizes below will be awarded to the four highest points leaders.

Eligibility:

Open to www.CBSSports.com registered users, who are legal residents of the U.S., Puerto Rico or Canada; at least 13 at the date of entry. Void in all other US Territories and Possessions, and where prohibited by law. Bracket Manager is subject to the complete applicable CBS Interactive Terms of Use. Message and data rates may apply. BCW Supplies employees and their direct family members (spouse, son, daughter, father, mother) are eligible to participate, but are not eligible to win a BCW Supplies league prize.

Entry Method:

The CBS Sports system requires you to get an email invitation. To enter, send a quick email to [email protected] and simply write “Brackets” in the email subject line. Then I’ll send you an invitation through the CBS system. You’ll receive an email from CBS Sports, and you’ll need to click on the join league link in the email. If needed, you’ll need to create a CBS Sports account.

After the brackets are posted, make your game predictions before the tourney starts, and enjoy the games. After the tournament, the prizes below will be awarded to the four highest points leaders.

You can enter two brackets per user. If you create two brackets, only your highest scoring bracket is eligible to win (you can only win one prize).

Prizes:

After the tournament, the four group members with the most points will win the prizes listed below. The member with the most points will win the First Place Prize, and so forth.

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1st Place Prize

FIRST PLACE PRIZE – One Oscar Robertson autographed card (2016 Panini National Treasures Collegiate, University of Cincinnati, No. 71), one pack BCW Thick Card Sleeves, one pack 108 pt. Topload Card Holders, one Shoe Box, one box Monster Pads, and one pack Tall Card Dividers.

2nd Place Prize

SECOND PLACE PRIZE – One Denzel Valentine autographed card (2016 Panini Black Gold, Michigan State, No. 176, 78/99), one Justise Winslow patch card (2016 Panini Black Gold, Duke University, No. 15, 9/25), one pack BCW Thick Card Sleeves, and one box 138 pt. Topload Card Holders.

3rd Place Price

THIRD PLACE PRIZE – One Jordan Farmar patch card (2016 Panini National Treasures Collegiate, UCLA, No. 51, 5/5), one Myles Turner autographed card (2016 Panini National Treasures Collegiate, The University of Texas, No. 90, 10/10), and one box (16 holders) BCW 100 pt. Magnetic Card Holders.

4th Place Prize

FOURTH PLACE PRIZE – One Damian Jones booklet patch card (2016 Panini National Treasures Collegiate, Vanderbilt University, No. 30, 2/25), one pack BCW Horizontal Booklet Card Sleeves, one pack Booklet Card Toploaders, and one pack Booklet Card Holder Bags.

Prize Selection:

The four BCW Supplies group participants with the most points from their bracket after the tournament will each be a potential winner. If needed, the tiebreaker system from the CBSSports Bracket Manager will be utilized (prediction of the combined points in the Championship game). If another tiebreaker level is needed, a coin flip conducted by BCW Supplies will determine the winner.

Prize Claiming Process:

Each potential winner will be notified after the tournament, using the email address registered in the CBS Brackets Manager. After the email is sent, the potential winner will have seven days to respond to the email and claim their prize. If a potential winner does not respond to the email within one week, BCW Supplies has the right to disqualify that participant as a potential winner and to contact the next participant with the most points, and so forth, until all prizes are awarded.

Miscellaneous:

The winners allow BCW Supplies to announce their name or Twitter handle on the BCW Supplies blog, Twitter page, Facebook page, or other locations. The BCW Supplies group contest is sponsored by BCW Supplies, 514 E. 31st St., Anderson, IN 46016. CBS Sports, the National Collegiate Athletic Association, or any of their parent, subsidiary, affiliate or marketing partner organizations are not responsible for the BCW Supplies group contest. BCW Supplies has the right to terminate the group contest if technical or legal problems arise. BCW Supplies has the right to update the group contest official rules if unforeseen issues arise.