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NCAA Pool Rules

How to Enter

  • Pay $25 per entry to @ColoradoCrushSports on Venmo

  • Sign up/log in to Rate Your Pool and join our pool here

  • Make your picks (opens Sunday 3/17 6 pm ET)

  • Pick deadline is Thursday 3/21 at 12:15 pm ET

  • There are no restrictions on how many entries a member can have in the contest


$500 DJ Drop Package

  • Includes:

    • 4 dry male voiceovers​

      • 5 word max​ (each)

    • 2 fully produced male intros

      • 15 word max​ (each)

      • Includes zaps/effects​

    • 2 fully produced female voiceovers

      • Includes zaps/effects​

      • 5 word max (each)

    • 1 customized Rob Ryan Media embroidered baseball cap with your DJ name



  • Will receive the $500 DJ Drop package

  • Based on Run Your Pool points

  • Points are awarded for each correct pick

  • ​Points values increase as the tournament progresses, as follows:

    • Play-in games are not included or scored
      First Round = 1 point
      Second Round = 2 points
      Sweet 16 = 4 points
      Regional Final (Round of 8) = 8 points
      National Semifinal (Last Four) = 16 points
      Championship = 32 points

  • ​The pool does not use a seed point bonus. Correct picks will be awarded the points assigned for each round

  • The tie-breaker is the combined number of points scored in the Championship game. Each member must enter a tie-break value when they make their picks

  • The winner is the entry with the most points at the end of the NCAA Tournament


Free Drop

  • Each paid participant will receive 1 complimentary DJ drop with the following script:

    • "This DJ is a proud sponsor of the NCAA bracket challenge benefitting Colorado Crush Sports, powered by Rob Ryan Media and Rob Ryan DJ Drops"​

  • DJ can replace "This DJ" with a personal DJ name by paying an additional $50 to @RobRyanMedia on Venmo



  • If there is still a tie at the end of the contest, the winners will split the DJ drops and will each receive 1 hat


Additional information

  • This is a skills-based contest

  • Proceeds will benefit Colorado Crush youth sports

  • Rob Ryan Media reserves the right to change the rules of the contest at any time without notice

2024 NCAA Bracket Challenge

Win a $500 DJ Drop package

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