OTB, Springbak launch annual perfect postseason bracket challenge

A $50 gift card to an eatery of your choice and a prize-pack from Springbak, Inc. and Off the Block will be awarded to the fan who can fill out the perfect college men’s volleyball postseason brackets.

Off the Block announced Sunday that it will reward the gift card and prize-pack to the participant of the annual Off the Block/Springbak, Inc. Postseason Bracket Challenge who can correctly predicts all match results from the four conference tournaments and the NCAA Tournament.

The eight-team MIVA Tournament and eight-team MPSF Tournament starts this weekend. In addition, the four-team EIVA Tournament and eight-team Conference Carolinas Tournament begins next week.

The four conference tournament champions and two at-large bids will advance to the NCAA Tournament. The six-team NCAA Tournament field will be unveiled April 23 as part of Selection Sunday.

Bracket challenge participants can fill out their bracket online at challonge.com or at the bottom of this post. Before filling out a bracket, individuals will be asked to create an account on Challonge. Creating an account on Challonge is free and takes less than a minute to complete.

Along with the perfect bracket challenge, the individuals with the highest score for each of the five brackets — Conference Carolinas Tournament, MPSF Tournament, MIVA Tournament, EIVA Tournament and NCAA Tournament —- will receive a prize from Springbak, Inc. and Off the Block.

In the event there are multiple perfect brackets, the gift card will be equally divided among the winners. Also, if there is a first-place tie in the single-bracket challenge, one contestant from the first-place brackets will be randomly selected for the prize. The winner will also be notified via email.

This contest is organized by Off the Block and is not affiliated with the ConfCarolinas, EIVA, MIVA, MPSF or NCAA.

Brackets for the ConfCarolinas, EIVA, MIVA, MPSF and NCAA Tournaments can be submitted up until the start of the first match in each tournament.

The MIVA Tournament and MPSF Tournament portions of the bracket challenge is currently open, while the other conference tournament brackets and NCAA Tournament bracket will open once their tournament fields are finalized.

MPSF TOURNAMENT BRACKET
The MPSF Tournament begins Saturday. To fill out your MPSF bracket in the Off the Block/Springbak, Inc. Bracket Challenge, click here.

MIVA TOURNAMENT BRACKET
The MIVA Tournament begins Saturday. To fill out your MIVA bracket in the Off the Block/Springbak, Inc. Bracket Challenge, click here.

EIVA TOURNAMENT BRACKET
The four-team EIVA Tournament will begin Thursday, April 20. The tournament field will be finalized on Saturday.

CONFERENCE CAROLINAS TOURNAMENT BRACKET
The eight-team ConfCarolinas Tournament will begin Tuesday, April 18. The tournament field will be finalized on Tuesday.