Off the Block launches social media contests for NCAA Tourney

Social media will be buzzing this week with the men’s volleyball NCAA Tournament, and there are several opportunities to win prizes for interacting with Off the Block.

Check out all the social media contests Off the Block is conducting during the every NCAA Tournament match starting Tuesday with the play-in matches.


Off the Block/Springbak NCAA Tournament MVP challenge
Tweet both Off the Block (@offtheblock11) and Springbak, Inc. (@springbak) before the championship match your prediction of who will be named the NCAA Tournament MVP. The individual who correctly predicts the tournament’s most valuable player will receive a prize-pack from Springbak. In the event of multiple people correctly predicting the most valuable player, the winner will be randomly selected from the correct tweets.

Snapchat prediction challenge
Snap Off the Block (@offtheblock11) your best prediction for the NCAA Tournament. All predictions will be placed in a raffle for an exclusive limited edition Off the Block t-shirt.

Match-point Twitter challenge
Tweet Off the Block (@offtheblock11) your prediction for any NCAA Tournament of who will get the match-point and how for a chance to win a $25 gift card to Applebee’s. Tweets must be submitted before the start of the third game. In addition, in the event that multiple people correctly predict how the match will end, the winner of the gift card will be randomly selected from the correct tweets. After the first match that has a contest winner, the prize for correct answers in future matches may change.

#LopesOTchallenge
If a game during the NCAA Tournament goes to overtime, use the hashtag #LopesOTchallenge and tweet Off the Block (@offtheblock11) your prediction of the player who will get the game-winning point. Any individual who correctly tweets the player getting the game-winning point while using the hashtag #LopesOTchallenge will get a free e-book copy of the recently published book “The Volleyball Debate.”

Facebook dig challenge
Off the Block has asked on its official Facebook page for people to pick the player that will get the most digs during the NCAA Tournament. Become of Facebook fan of Off the Block and post your prediction before the start of the NCAA Tournament semifinals. The person who correctly picks the right player will receive a prize-pack from Springbak. In the event of multiple people correctly predicting the right player, the winner will be randomly selected from the correct posts.