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After 50 games of the 2019 NCAA championship, the streak is over. There aren’t any brackets that are ideal.
The briefly famous”centre street” bracket, which had accurately predicted the very first 49 games of March Madness, suffered its first loss in the second game of the Sweet 16 when 3-seed Purdue beat 2-seed Tennessee in overtime.
The bracket was entered in our Capital One NCAA March Madness Bracket Challenge game by 40-year-old neuropsychologist Gregg Nigl, who wasn’t even aware of the record-breaking series until NCAA.com called him Monday, following the next round of this championship.
Check out our interview with Nigl here.
Earlier this year, the longest we’d ever seen a mount go unblemished was 39 straight matches, which occurred in 2017 (we describe why we are so sure of that number below). Nigl’s”centre road” bracket shattered that listing.
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