Malaquias4394 had maintained a perfect bracket at the ESPN-sponsored NCAA tournament challenge through the first thirty-four games played. But along came the Arizona Wildcats who ousted the Buckeyes 73-58 (after trailing most of the first half) and simultaneously ended the ultimate dream of bracket gurus everywhere.
AGAINST ALL ODDS
The odds of picking a perfect bracket are 1 in 9,223,372,036,854,775,808 (1 in 9.2 quintillion) or 1 in 128 billion, depending on who you listen to. Either way, your odds are of being struck repeatedly by lightening on a clear day are significantly better.