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Think You're A March Madness Expert?

Think Again. Only 20% of people can get more than 5 questions right. If you can answer these 10 questions correctly, then you are a true college basketball fan.

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  1. Who is the only coach to win both an NCAA and NBA title?

    This coach won the two titles 16 years apart
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    This coach won the two titles 16 years apart

    Larry Brown
    Lon Kruger
    Rick Pitino
    Tim Floyd
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    Larry Brown

    Larry Brown is the only coach to win an NCAA and NBA championship. Brown was the NCAA champ with Kansas in 1988. Sixteen years later, Brown won an NBA Title with the Detroit Pistons in 2004.

    Larry Brown
  2. Which school has made the most Final Four appearances?

    This school has made the Final Four nearly 20 times

    This school has made the Final Four nearly 20 times

    UConn
    North Carolina
    University of Kentucky
    Duke
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    North Carolina

    The Tar Heels have made the most appearances in the Final Four, with 20

    North Carolina
  3. Which player scored the most points in a single March Madness game?

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    Kareem Abdul-Jabbar
    Oscar Robertson
    Bill Russell
    Austin Carr
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    Austin Carr

    In 1970, Notre Dame's Austin Carr scored an NCAA Tournament-record 61 points against Ohio.

    Austin Carr
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  4. What's the longest drought between March Madness appearances?

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    Harvard
    Syracuse
    Seton Hall
    Houston
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    Harvard

    From 1946 to 2012, Harvard failed to make the NCAA Tournament. The 66 years is the longest streak in NCAA history

    Harvard
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  5. Which school won 10 titles from 1964 to 1975?

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    UCLA
    Notre Dame
    Duke
    Kentucky
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    UCLA

    From 1964 to 1975, UCLA won 10 titles in 12 seasons, including seven straight championships.

    UCLA
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  6. What's the lowest seed to win the NCAA Tournament?

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    No. 10th Seed
    No. 5th Seed
    No. 8th Seed
    No. 6th Seed
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    No. 8th Seed Villanova

    In 1985, No. 8-seeded Villanova upset No. 1-seeded Georgetown 66-64 to become the lowest-ranked school to win the NCAA Tournament.

    No. 8th Seed Villanova
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  7. Which team has the most NCAA tournament championships?

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    Duke
    Connecticut
    UCLA
    Kansas
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    UCLA

    With 11 titles, the UCLA Bruins are the NCAA's most successful basketball program in the nation.

    UCLA
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  8. Who is credited with starting the tradition of cutting down the nets after a victory?

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    Adolph Rupp
    Jim Valvano
    Everett Case
    Roy Williams
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    Everett Case

    North Carolina State coach Everett Case is credited with the tradition of cutting down the nets after his Wolfpack won the Southern Conference in 1947

    Everett Case
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  9. Which school is the only university to make at least four championship appearances without losing?

    This team's perfect record might surprise you

    This team's perfect record might surprise you

    University of Connecticut
    UCLA
    Kentucky
    Duke
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    University of Connecticut

    The University of Connecticut is the only school to appear in at least four NCAA Championship Games without losing. The Huskies are a perfect 4-0. Their last championship came in 2014.

    University of Connecticut
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  10. What are the odds of selecting a perfect March Madness bracket?

    One in a 500 million
    One in a billion
    One in two billion
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    One in 2.15 billion to be exact

    For reference the odds of winning Powerball are one in 292 million

    One in 2.15 billion to be exact
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Think You're A March Madness Expert?

Rookie Fan

Whether you are new to the sport or to March Madness, you have a long way to go. But don't lose hope, the season isn't over yet!

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Sporadic Fan

So close! You occasionally watch the games you care about, but don't revolve your life around the bracket challenge. You clearly have an interest in the sport so keep up and try again.

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All Star Expert

Congratulations! Certified expert fan status unlocked! You are the go to person for anything March Madness - be it latest news, watch parties, or organizing multiple bracket challenges. You've got it all covered.

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