Thanks Obama! President Has Jackrabbit Women in NCAA Tournament Upset Win, Picks SDSU Men to Lose
Basketball's 'first fan' likes South Dakota State's chances early in the 2016 NCAA Women's Tournament.
President Barack has the 12th-seeded Jackrabbits in a first round upset of fifth-seed Miami (FL) in Stanford, California, Saturday night.
The President's bracket was revealed by ESPN Wednesday morning.
The upset pick is one of two number-12 seeds the President has as victorious this weekend. He also has Albany winning over Florida.
Obama has the Jackrabbits run ending in game two against Stanford.
The President has top-seed South Carolina winning the Sioux Falls regional and advancing to the Final Four along with Notre Dame, Connecticut, along with a surprise pick, fifth-seed Florida State. He picks UConn to beat Notre Dame in the title game.
On the men's side, the President has no love for South Dakota State. His bracket has fifth-seeded Maryland knocking off the number-12 Jackrabbits, in Spokane, Washington, Friday afternoon.
Obama's Final Four picks for the men:
- North Carolina
- Michigan State
- Texas A&M
The President predicts the Jayhawks will beat the Tar Heels in the national championship game.