After 50 games of the 2019 NCAA championship, the series is over. There are no more ideal brackets.
The briefly famous»centre street» bracket, which had correctly predicted the first 49 games of March Madness, suffered its first loss at the next game of the Sweet 16 if 3-seed Purdue beat 2-seed Tennessee in overtime.
The mount was entered within our Capital One NCAA March Madness Bracket Challenge game by 40-year-old neuropsychologist Gregg Nigl, who wasn’t even conscious of the record-breaking series until NCAA.com called him Monday, following the second round of this tournament.
Have a look at our full interview with Nigl here.
Before this past year, the longest we had ever seen a bracket go unblemished was 39 straight games, which occurred in 2017 (we explain why we are so sure of the amount below). Nigl’s»centre road» bracket shattered that record.
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