Beat the pros March hoops contest

    Hey, sports fans, it's time for college hoops to heat up in March and for you to fill out your brackets! Why not fill one out for the DDD for a chance to "Beat the Pros"?
    The Democrat's sports department, as well as other DDD staff members will be filling out the brackets picking their favorite teams as well and would like all of Decatur to join in the competition.
    To play, simply go to, on Monday, March 12, find the link for March Hoops, and fill out your bracket today! When you've finished, mail it to the DDD, email them to, fax them to 724-7981, or simply walk into the newspaper and drop it off at your convenience. All submissions need to be in at the DDD by 5 p.m. on Tuesday, March 13 to be valid.
    Do you have what it takes to beat the pros at the DDD? Find out by sending in your brackets! We will be updating the results throughout the tournament. Don't forget to watch Selection Sunday and look for the link to the brackets on the website on Monday. Good luck!