TBT 2024 Bracket Challenge Presented By Zelle

Courtesy of The Basketball Tournament and Zelle®, you have the chance to win up to $5,000 by competing in this year’s TBT Bracket Challenge Presented By Zelle®! Fill out up to ten (10) unique brackets, predicting which team will win each matchup of the 2024 Basketball Tournament. Over $10,000 in prizes will be sent with Zelle® to the top finishers in this year’s challenge! ​

Make your selections by July 19th, 2024. Brackets close at 12:00 PM ET.​

Prizing: Top 35 People Will Win​

·           First Place: $5,000​

·           Second Place: $1,000​

·           Third Place: $500​

·           (4-35) Winners: $100​

Scoring

Points shall be awarded based upon the following standards

  1. 1 point shall be awarded for correctly selecting the winner of each Round 1 game (32 games) in TBT.
  2. 2 points shall be awarded for correctly selecting the winner of each Round 2 game (16 games) in TBT.
  3. 4 points shall be awarded for correctly selecting the winner of each Round 3 game (8 games) in TBT.
  4. 8 points shall be awarded for correctly selecting the winner of each Round 4 game (4 games) in TBT.
  5. 16 points shall be awarded for correctly selecting the winner of each semifinal game (2 games) in TBT.
  6. 32 points shall be awarded for correctly selecting the winner of the Championship game (1 game), to be played on August 3, 2023.

Any ties in the Bracket Challenge rankings will be broken by the following criteria:

  1. First tie-breaker: The Entrant whose prediction is closest to the Championship Game’s Total Combined Score. 
  2. Second tie-breaker: The Entrant whose entry in the Bracket Challenge was completed first in time.

To create a bracket and to start your own group, click here.

To view the official bracket challenge contest rules, click here.