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Halfway to #CardMadness Sweet 16 with Thursday Winners, Friday Schedule

Card Madness LogoToday marked the first day of round 2, the round where we will whittle our 32 remaining entrants down to the Card Madness Sweet 16. Two significant upsets today, both of which were nowhere near close as 10-seed Chris Miller and 9-seed Chris Taylor upset a 2 and 1 seed respectively. John Worthen becomes the first 1-seed to be bounced, thanks to Chris Taylor, and by a margin of over 50%. Miller sent our first 2-seed packing, as Blaine Bishop was defeated, proving once again the power of social media as both Miller and Taylor harnessed the web to advance. The rest of your results…

Emens Entertainment Regional Round 2, Day 1
(3) Doug Jones 56% vs. (6) Brian Collins 44%
(4) Joyce DeWitt 83% vs. (5) Anthony Montgomery 17%

Charlie Cardinal Athletics Regional Round 2, Day 1
(1) Bonzi Wells 91% vs. (8) Tamara Bowie 9%
UPSET: (10) Chris Miller 71% vs. (2) Blaine Bishop 29%

Beneficence Campus Admin Regional Round 2, Day 1
UPSET: (9) Chris Taylor 79% vs. (1) John Worthen 21%
(2) Jo Ann Gora 73% vs. (10) Anthony Edmonds 27%

Frog Baby “Other” Regional Round 2, Day 1
(3) Scott Wise 68% vs. (6) Angela Ahrendts 32%
(4) Kent “Oz” Nelson 62% vs. (12) Tom Davis 38%

The winners will play either Tuesday or Wednesday of next week depending on our winners tomorrow. Speaking of Friday, our final 8 spots in the Sweet 16 will be decided beginning at 8am. Voting will be open until 8pm. Once winners are known and announced, our schedule for rounds three and four will be released. Round 3 will run on Tuesday and Wednesday, Round 4 Thursday and Friday. That will give us our Final 4, of which the semifinals will be Tuesday April 2, the championship Thursday April 4.

Your Round 2, Day 2 schedule for Friday…

Emens Entertainment Regional Round 2, Day 2
(1) David Letterman vs. (8) Scott Halberstadt
(2) Jim Davis vs. (7) Stedman Graham

Charlie Cardinal Athletics Regional Round 2, Day 2
(4) Nate Davis vs. (12) Reggie Hodges
(3) Brad Maynard vs. (6) Larry Bigbie

Beneficence Campus Admin Regional Round 2, Day 2
(3) Don Park vs. (11) Rick Majerus
(4) Brady Hoke vs. (5) Don Shondell

Frog Baby “Other” Regional Round 2, Day 2
(1) “Papa” John Schnatter vs. (8) Jeremiah Johnson
(2) Jason Whitlock vs. (7) Mark Carter

Voting opens at 8am. Get those clicking fingers ready.

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