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How to Make your March a Slam Dunk with AMP Contesting

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March is just around the corner, and that means it’s time to plan your big college basketball promotion and engage with your sports fans. This year Triton Digital has 2 great options for you to take advantage of: build your own March Basketball Bracket with AMP Contesting or use our free March Basketball Challenge! Whichever option you choose, your audience will love the bracket game in AMP Contesting. Best of all, all entries go into your AMP Rewards database for easy access later!

Basketball brackets are a big event for many of you, and we’re here to make it as easy to create and low maintenance as possible. We want you to grow your audience as much as possible, so keep reading to find out how to make this March a win!

March Basketball Challenge & Busted Bracket Re-Pick (Free syndicated games)
Fill out a 64 team bracket and predict the results of college basketball’s biggest tournament for a chance to score a sweet cash prize! Promotion runs 3/15/2015 to 4/6/2015, $1,000 cash will be awarded to the highest scoring player.

Didn’t do so well on your first bracket? Enter a fresh 16-team bracket for a chance to win $250 cash! Promotion runs 3/22/2015 to 4/6/2015, $250 cash will be awarded to the highest scoring player.

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How to build your own March Basketball Bracket
Whether you’re building your own bracket because you have an important sponsor or you have local content to feature, AMP Contesting makes it fast and easy. All you have to do is set up the basic contest and microsite details, we’ll take care of updating the team positions and player scores for the 64-team bracket.

Show me how to create my own bracket.

Looking for more content you can get for free? Check out Mega Contests and our upcoming Grammy and Academy Award games.

 

Frequently Asked Questions


What are the key tournament dates?

  • Contests posted to site for pre-registration: 3/2/2015 
  • Standard bracket: picks start 3/15/2015
  • Standard bracket: picks closed 3/17/2015
  • Busted bracket re-pick: picks start 3/22/2015
  • Busted bracket re-pick: picks closed 3/26/2015
  • Both brackets end 4/6/2015

 
What has changed since last year’s bracket?
Clients who used brackets last year were blown away with how easy it was to use the system. In addition to last year’s great features, we’re excited to introduce several new changes to March Basketball Brackets since last year:

  • Your bracket is now easily printable. Take it with you and show it to your friends!
  • New sponsorship logo block makes uploading a sponsor’s logo incredibly easy. Feature the sponsor logo right next to the contest name on every page.
  • Customize the microsite welcome page with your own text and images.
  • Individual rounds now show the round begin and end date.
  • Mobile view now auto advances the window to the most relevant scores (during the tournament) and includes even more convenient round labels.
  • Many other styling and user experience improvements.

Where will the contest be placed on my site?
If you’ve opted in to receive the pre-created contests on your AMP Rewards or Club site, it will appear in your site’s contest list. If you’ve opted in and cannot find the contest, please let us know.

*March Basketball Brackets are only available to AMP Contesting clients.