Minsky’s March Mayhem Bracket Challenge

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Be a part of Minsky’s March Mayhem and take your best shot at $1,000 from Minsky’s! It’s easy to play.

Register today! The Bracket Challenge is now live, so be sure to complete your bracket by 10AM, Thursday, March 16th. No purchase is necessary to enter and win!

How to Play:

If you have participated before, simply click the Minsky’s March Mayhem invite link in Step 1, sign in with your ID (the email you originally signed up with) and Password, and then follow steps 4-8 to register and join Minsky’s group – register today and get reminders to make your tournament picks by March 16 (Before 10AM).

If you’ve never participated before, it’s easy to sign up with our helpful step-by-step instructions! *Note: Please read these instructions all the way through prior to signing up.

Step 1:  Create an account at by clicking on the following link, or you may copy and paste the link into your browser:

The link will take you to this screen, where you will click “Register” at the bottom of the page:

Step 2: Once you’ve clicked “Register”, you will see this form that you must fill out and click “Register”- Be sure to remember your User Name (email) and Password!

Step 3: After filling out the form, you will be taken to a confirmation screen. However, you are not officially signed up for Minsky’s March Mayhem Bracket challenge yet. You MUST go back to this link:

(click the link or copy/paste it into your browser)

Step 4: After going back to Minsky’s bracket invitation link above, you will see this form. Click the blue “Join Group” button:


Step 5: After clicking “Join Group” you’ll come to this page. Scroll down to the bottom and click the orange “Enter Now” in the box that says “Play for the Grand Prize.”

Step 6: After clicking the orange “Enter Now” button, please fill in your Zip Code and click the blue “Update” button:

Step 7: Once you’ve updated your information, you will be asked to enter your bracket name. Type in: “Minsky’s March Mayhem” and then click the blue “OK” button.

Step 8. CHECK YOUR EMAIL!! After Step 7, you’ve completed signing up for the Minsky’s March Mayhem Bracket Challenge! Now, you’ll need to check the email account you signed up with for a confirmation email from CBSSports. This email will verify you have set up your bracket challenge page and will have an orange link back to your bracket page. *Note: If you don’t see the email in your main inbox, check the “Promotions” or “Social” folders in your email account. The email will look like this:

Now you’re all set until the NCAA Tournament brackets are released on Sunday evening, March 12, 2017! You will be sent a reminder by email to log back into the bracket page ( make your picks!

Complete your bracket online. Starting Sunday evening, March 12th, you can log in and make your picks. Enter your Member ID and Password. Brackets will be filled after tournament teams are announced. You must complete your picks by 10:00AM Central Standard time on Thursday, March 16th, 2017. (A reminder email may be sent between March 14 -16th to those who have registered early, but not yet submitted their picks.) The 61st through 64th teams from the first round will not be counted in the contest.

Participants must enter their projected winners of 63 remaining games of the Tournament, round by round, beginning with the second round. The administrator will weigh predictions for each successive round more heavily than previous rounds in accordance with the table below.

Scores will be tabulated with correct picks being assigned the following values:

Second Round: 1 Point

Third Round: 2 Points

Sweet 16: 4 Points

Final 8: 8 Points

Final 4: 16 Points

Final Game 32 Points


One Top Prize of a $1,00 Minsky’s Gift Card will be awarded to the top eligible points scorer. In case of a tie, a winner will be randomly drawn from top points scorer. The next 20 highest points scorers will each be awarded a $20 Minsky’s Gift Card.

Prizes winners will be contacted within two weeks of tournament final. If winner(s) can not be contacted within this time period, an alternate winner will be drawn. What are you waiting for? Register today and join the Mayhem!


For complete Minsky’s March Mayhem Bracket Challenge Rules click here.

Or, for CBS Bracket Rules, click here.