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Basketball Prediction Contest

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The race for the mildly prestigious Bulliever's Cup is on!

Game 8
(Contest Game 7)

 

South Florida Bulls vs. Colgate

 

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Friday, November 30        8:30 p.m. EST


Yuengling Center        Tampa, FL

 

Congrats to contest Game 5 winner TBD

The Contest: Your mission, should you choose to accept it, is to select winners and leading contributors in each Bulls hoops game this season. Prizes await, as does the respect and admiration of Bulls fans around the globe. The contest is a season-long chase so don't miss a game.

 

Next...the rules:

1) You must be a registered member of this message board.
2) You must completely answer the contest questions.
3) There can be no modifications to your post after scheduled game start time
4) Your prediction must be part of this original thread
5) Post must be submitted prior to game's published start time.
6) Ties will be decided by Bulliever starting with accuracy on first - last prediction.

PLEASE READ ABOVE CAREFULLY - If a rule is broken, your entry will not count. You may appeal any ruling, if you choose, but only Bulliever or his designee will hear appeal.
 

For additional contest rules, please read the small print below.

And now, the contest:

For the Bulls game vs. Colgate, Friday, November 30, (8:30 pm ET start), please select the following:

1) The winner
2) The margin of victory by your predicted winner
3) Bulls leading scorer and point total
4) Bulls leading rebounder and rebound total
5) Team Free Throw percentage (i.e. 72.9%)

Please try to keep in the above format so that it will be easier to manage. Sample response would be:

1) South Florida
2) 22
3) Collins - 21
4) Yetna - 11
5) 80%


The contest winner will be chosen based on a points system as follows:

1) Correct on winning team - 10 points

2) Correct on Margin of victory - 15 points (subtract one point for each variance in actual and predicted margin - 0 points awarded if actual winner not predicted.)

3a) Correct Leading Scorer - 5 points
3b) Leading Scorer's correct point total -10 points (subtract one point for each variance in actual and predicted total - 0 points awarded if correct leading scorer not predicted.)

4a) Correct Leading Rebounder - 5 points
4b) Leading Rebounder's correct rebound total - 10 points (subtract one point for each variance in actual and predicted total - 0 points awarded if correct leading rebounder not predicted.)

5) Free throw percentage - within 3 percentage points of actual - 10 points; 5 percentage points of actual - 5 points; 10 percentage points -1 point

 

Games will be decided and winners announced.  There will be a smaller prize for each game winner and a Grand Prize for those with overall point total other category wins - tracking of game averages, wins and total points scored for the season!  The key will be mindful of the game schedule and enter each game!

 

This game winner receives:  A set of five Bulls Basketball cards (picture to be provided)


 

Have Fun and follow the Bulls throughout the 2018-19 season!

 

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(Mildly prestigious Bulliever's Cup)

 

 

Last Updated 11/22/18 

Stats after 4 games:  To be updated this weekend

 

Total Points (Top Ten):

 

MikeG 131
bullsfan27 121
NewEnglandBull 103
&rew Bull 97
George Jenkins 93
NJBull 91
DELdaBull 89
bcgruber 89
JJZbulls 70
Apis Bull 58
CountryBull 45
USFBulls12 30
mikemcp88 28
Bull94 24
206BULL 17
MDBull20 16
Calibull 12

 

Most Wins:

 

bullsfan27 2
&rew Bull 1
George Jenkins 1

 

Highest average points (Top Ten, min 2 games):

bullsfan27 40.33
MikeG 32.75
&rew Bull 32.33
Apis Bull 29.00
NewEnglandBull 25.75
JJZbulls 23.33
George Jenkins 23.25
NJBull 22.75
CountryBull 22.50
DELdaBull 22.25
bcgruber 22.25
Bull94 12

 

Individual Games Winners:

 

Game   Name Points
       
1   George Jenkins 37
2   &rew Bull 40
3   bullsfan27 44
4   bullsfan27 43

 

Most points scored in a win (Top 5):

 

bullsfan27 44
bullsfan27 43
&rew Bull 40
George Jenkins 37
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Colgate

4

Collins  18

Yetna 12

68%

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Bulls

3

Collins 15

Yetna 10

64%

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1) South Florida
2) 9
3) Collins - 16
4) Yetna - 9
5) 67%

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USF

4

Collins 22

Yetna 14

74%

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