OTB, Springbak launch Conference Carolinas bracket challenge

The time has come to fill out your Conference Carolinas Tournament bracket for a chance to win a $50 gift card and a prize-pack from Springbak, Inc.

The Conference Carolinas Tournament bracket is part of the Off the Block/Springbak, Inc. Postseason Bracket Challenge. Off the Block announced during the weekend it will reward a gift card to an eatery of your choice and the prize-pack to the participant of the annual bracket challenge who can correctly predicts all match results from the four conference tournaments and the NCAA Tournament.

The Conference Carolinas regular season concluded Tuesday and its eight-team conference tournament will begin next week.

The eight-team MIVA Tournament and eight-team MPSF Tournament starts this weekend. In addition, the four-team EIVA Tournament begins Thursday, April 20.

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.

The ConfCarolinas Tournament begins Tuesday. To fill out your ConfCarolinas bracket in the Off the Block/Springbak, Inc. Bracket Challenge, click here.

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

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

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