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Duke, Gonzaga, North Carolina, and Kansas Top Final Four Choices of GJ/Warrior NCAA BB Tournament Contest

Date Posted: March 20, 2017

We had 194 people enter the the 2017 Warrior Mfg./Grain Journal NCAA Basketball Final Four Competition.

Duke, Gonzaga, Kansas, and North Carolina were the top Final Four choices. Duke already has been eliminated.

Below are the survey results from each bracket.

In the South bracket, respondents chose (number of responses/percentage of responses):

North Carolina (78 / 40.21%)

Texas Southern (1 / 0.52%)

Minnesota (3 / 1.55%)

Middle Tennessee State (1 / 0.52%)

Butler (10 / 5.15%)

Cincinnati (1 / 0.52%)

UCLA (28 / 14.43%)

Wichita State (3 / 1.55%)

Kentucky (69 / 35.57%)

In the West bracket, respondents chose (number of respondents / percentage of responses)

Gonzaga (79 / 40.72%)

South Dakota State (1 / 0.52%)

Northwestern (1 / 0.52%)

Notre Dame (10 / 5.15%)

West Virginia (12 / 6.19%%)

Maryland (2 / 1.03%)

Xavier (1 / 0.52%)

Florida State (12 / 6.19%)

Florida Gulf Coast (1 / 0.52%)

Arizona (74 / 38.14%)

North Dakota (1 / 0.52%)

In the East bracket, respondents chose (number of respondents / percent of responses):

Villanova (71 / 36.6%)

New Orleans (1 / 0.52%)

Wisconsin (2 / 1.03%)

Virginia Tech (1 / 0.52%)

Virginia (1 / 0.52%)

Florida (6 / 3.09%)

SMU (1 / 0.52%)

Baylor (11 / 5.67%)

South Carolina (1 / 0.52%)

Duke (99 / 51.03%)

In the Midwest bracket, respondents chose (number of respondents / percentage of responses):

Kansas (98 / 50.52%)

N.C. Central (1 / 0.52%)

Iowa State (15 / 7.73%)

Purdue (8 / 4.12%)

Creighton (1 / 0.52%)

Oregon (6 / 3.09%)

Michigan (13 / 6.7%)

Oklahoma State (1 / 0.52%)

Louisville (50 / 25.77%)

Jacksonville State (1 / 0.52%)

Upon the decision of the Final Four teams, we will put respondents whom predicted the outcome most accurately in a drawing, and two randomly chosen winners will receive a $100 gift card.

This contest was sponsored by Warrior Mfg. LLC.

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