And the winner is ...

More than 2,000 <I>Inside Carolina</i> readers signed up for the free Bracket Challenge contest. With the NCAA Tournament now complete, it's time to announce the winner ...

Congratulations to Martin Cooper ("32coop"), who finished with an impressive 1,330 points and sole possession of first place in the Inside Carolina Bracket Challenge. Curious what his bracket looked like? CLICK HERE

His prize pack includes ...

  • An autographed copy of Dean Smith's new book, "The Carolina Way"
  • A year's subscription to Inside Carolina's monthly magazine
  • An annual subscription to InsideCarolina.com
  • Free rounds of golf at two of the top courses in North Carolina (Lochmere and The Neuse)

    Thanks to everyone for participating! Here is the final leaderboard ...

    1 32coop 1,330
    2 TC4UNCnTX 1,290
    3 JoeCool 1,270
    4 Tonytherock 1,260
    5 whynot 1,240
    6 ChilliPepper23 1,210
    7 LilJohn12 1,200
    7 YogiPoteet 1,200
    9 IMALL4UNC 1,180
    10 rotawa68 1,170
    11 igross144 1,160
    11 uvalawdog 1,160
    11 akunc15 1,160
    14 jnj7895 1,150
    14 Charleym 1,150
    16 Palmetto Heel 1,140
    16 DelmarvaHeel 1,140
    16 FindMeAtFinley 1,140
    16 peoriaheel3 1,140
    16 traceofmetal 1,140
    21 golfdad 1,130
    21 mookiedude 1,130
    23 heel74 1,120
    23 unc1983 1,120
    23 kevinabeatty 1,120
    23 doublegradheel 1,120
    23 emm10edd 1,120
    23 marcygreg 1,120
    23 MeetMyTeeth 1,120
    23 wilbyrum 1,120


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