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#1 Hawkeye

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Posted 01 August 2009 - 07:01 AM

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Welcome to your 2009 College Football Contest!

*This contest is "dedicated" to my beautiful little angel (my daughter Kristy) who will be receiving a Kidney & Pancreas transplant sometime in the near future do to the disabling effects of Type 1 Juvenile Diabetes since the age of 2 3/4.*
*And to my TT friends Jenn who has Type 1 Diabetes & Eagle0103 who has had a Kidney Transplant unrelated to Diabetes*
*And to my TT friend Pokesfan2010 who stated "I can really appreciate it because diabetes runs in my family. My brother and uncle have type 1. My grandma died from a misdiagnosis of type 1. And my aunt and uncle have type 2".*

Post #1 - Main Thread & Rules
Post #2 - The Contestants & Weekly Point Totals
Post #3 - Schedule Of Weekly Games

Prize Money -
1st - $25. + $5.
2nd - $15. + $5.
3rd - $10. + $5.
4th - 11th - $5. each
Bonus - Top 3 winners who participate each week will receive a $5. bonus each (not necessarily the top final point winners)

Rules -
1. 1st week starts Sat. Sept. 5th for 12 weeks (a minimum of 10 games per week) - 1 point each
(If you would like your favorite team included, please post)
2. Post Season Bowl Games (29) start (Saturday Dec. 19th) - 3 points each
3. BCS Bowl Games (4) start (Friday Jan. 1st) - 5 points each
4. BCS National Championship (Thursday Jan. 7th) - 10 points
5. Pick the winner each game - always a 50-50 chance of correct answer
6. All games each week will be posted no later than Sunday evening for the following Saturday.
7. One entry per member per week.
8. You may revise your (original post only) each week up to kickoff of any scheduled 1st game for that week (roughly 11 AM CST on Saturdays).
9. All payments at the conclusion of the contest will be paid by PayPal or Money Order only.
10. In case of any ties at the conclusion of the contest, 1st winning post starting with the BCS National Championship and going backwards will prevail.

(Feel free to discuss anything related to college football - contest, questions, your favorite team, etc.)

Please enjoy some musical entertainment!
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http://forum.treasur.../21465-hawkeye/ - Oldies But Goodies! - Above Iowa Hawkeye Flag! LOL!

P.S. - I will be missing my 1st ever Iowa - Iowa State football gane, since the series was renewed in 1977, so that I may take my daughter to the great city of Chicago, Illinois for the "U2 Concert" at Soldier Field on Saturday September 12th!

Peace, Love, & Happiness

Edited by Hawkeye, 31 July 2011 - 07:09 PM.

http://forum.treasur...l-contest-2014/ - 6th Annual $150.00 College Football Contest - Closed
http://forum.treasur...contest-2013/ - 5th Annual $150.00 College Football Contest - Closed
http://forum.treasur...l-contest-2012/ - 4th Annual $150.00 College Football Contest - Closed
http://forum.treasur...l-contest-2011/ - 3rd Annual $150.00 College Football Contest - Closed
http://forum.treasur...l-contest-2010/ - 2nd Annual $150.00 College Football Contest - Closed
http://forum.treasur...otball-contest/ - 1st Annual $100.00 College Football Contest - Closed
http://forum.treasur...or-a-tt-family/ - The Miracle
http://forum.treasur.../21465-hawkeye/ - Pictures of Gods Miracle (my daughter Kristy)
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http://forum.treasur...nd-to-remember/ - "A Weekend To Remember" - A back to school spectacular - co-produced by Hawkeye and Nikkums! (Over 117,000 Views), (4569 Replies), and (457 Pages) of awesome entertainment! - The largest social event and contest ever on TT!
http://forum.treasur...imate-troopers/ - To become recogninized an "Ultimate Trooper" is an award earned by the "Elite" of TT.

#2 Hawkeye

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Posted 01 August 2009 - 07:01 AM

The Contestants (15) & Weekly Point Totals (292 possible) - (after week #3 & final Postseason Bowl games)
*(Please check your picks with the final scores each week to make sure you have the correct points.)*
This contest is being followed at http://treasurefollower.com/

Payout = $105.00 for the top 11 finishers - "For those who had the courage to continue"!

#1. sarahricks +215 (7) - In wk #1, 2, & 3 - The National Champion of College Football! - $30.00
#2. Punkyc7 +212 (8) - In wk #1, 2, & 3 - Silver - $20.00
#3. ksbear28 +210 (8) - In wk #1, 2, & 3 - Bronze - $15.00
#4. vince816 +210 (7) - In wk #1, 2, & 3 - $5.00
#5. jenn +207 (7) - In wk #1, 2, & 3 - $5.00
#6. eagle0103 +197 (7) - In wk #1, 2, & 3 - $5.00
#7. BikerGirl +195 (6) - In wk #1, 2. & 3 - $5.00
#8. XNirvanaFreakX +180 (7) - In wk #1, 2, & 3 - $5.00
#9. trrisner +177 (5) - In wk #1, 2, & 3 - $5.00
#10.fritzerblitzer18 +175 (2) - In wk #1, 2, & last 4 games of wk #3 (post #536) - $5.00
#11.funklegend +167 (4) - In wk #1, 2, & 3 - $5.00  


#12.pokesfan2010 +136 - (quit after wk #12)  
#13.hoboman00 +67 (quit after wk #6)
#14.harsh506 +52 (quit after wk #5)    
#15.kst8no1 +9 (quit after wk #1)

wonton is owed $2.00 based on post #67

Edited by Hawkeye, 07 January 2010 - 11:08 PM.

http://forum.treasur...l-contest-2014/ - 6th Annual $150.00 College Football Contest - Closed
http://forum.treasur...contest-2013/ - 5th Annual $150.00 College Football Contest - Closed
http://forum.treasur...l-contest-2012/ - 4th Annual $150.00 College Football Contest - Closed
http://forum.treasur...l-contest-2011/ - 3rd Annual $150.00 College Football Contest - Closed
http://forum.treasur...l-contest-2010/ - 2nd Annual $150.00 College Football Contest - Closed
http://forum.treasur...otball-contest/ - 1st Annual $100.00 College Football Contest - Closed
http://forum.treasur...or-a-tt-family/ - The Miracle
http://forum.treasur.../21465-hawkeye/ - Pictures of Gods Miracle (my daughter Kristy)
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http://forum.treasur...nd-to-remember/ - "A Weekend To Remember" - A back to school spectacular - co-produced by Hawkeye and Nikkums! (Over 117,000 Views), (4569 Replies), and (457 Pages) of awesome entertainment! - The largest social event and contest ever on TT!
http://forum.treasur...imate-troopers/ - To become recogninized an "Ultimate Trooper" is an award earned by the "Elite" of TT.

#3 Hawkeye

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Posted 01 August 2009 - 07:03 AM

Week #2 Post Season Bowl Games - (pick outright winner only for each game)
Favorite = (reflects opening line or perceived betting winner by + points)
PK = Pick em game - No opening line or even money
Please check current spreads (especially the close ones) (PK) before picking (e.g. - Florida State is now a dog)

"Beat The Spread" and win one bonus point = None

*The post season bowl selection starts Sunday December 6th at 7 PM CST on Fox Sports!*
There will be a total of 34 post season bowl games starting (Saturday December 19th.)
All post season bowl games will be included in the contest and broken down into three weeks.


2009-10 College Football Bowl Schedule - (Starting Saturday December 19th thru Thursday January 7th)    
http://www.bcsfootba.../bcsfb/schedule
Weeks #1, #2, and #3 will overlap so stay tuned and check in on a regular basis.
*I will PM all contestants on Monday, Wednesday, and Friday each week prior to the start for your picks*

Week #1 - December 19th thru December 29th - 12 Games - 3 points each
1. New Mexico Bowl - Wyoming (Winner 35-28) vs. Fresno State +13
2. St. Petersburg Bowl - Rutgers +4 (Winner 45-24) vs. UCF
3. R&L Carriers New Orleans Bowl - MTSU (Winner 42-32) vs. Southern Miss +6
4. MAACO Las Vegas Bowl - Oregon State +3 vs. BYU (Winner 44-20)
5. San Diego County Credit Union Poinsettia Bowl - Utah (Winner 37-27) vs. California +3
6. Sheraton Hawaii Bowl - Nevada +13 vs. SMU (Winner 45-10)
7. Emerald Bowl - Boston College vs. USC +7 (Winner 24-13)
8. Meineke Car Care Bowl - North Carolina vs. Pittsburgh +2 (Winner 19-17)
9. Little Caesars Bowl - Ohio +4 vs. Marshall (Winner 21-17)
10.Gaylord Hotels Music City Bowl - Kentucky vs. Clemson +8 (Winner 21-13)
11.Independence Bowl - Texas A&M vs. Georgia +4 (Winner 44-20)
12.Champs Sports Bowl - Miami (FL) +7 vs. Wisconsin (Winner 20-14)

Week #2 - December 29th thru January 1st - 11 Games - 3 points each
1. EagleBank Bowl - UCLA +4 (Winner 30-21) vs. Temple
2. Pacific Life Holiday Bowl - Nebraska (Winner 33-0) vs. Arizona (PK)
3. Roady's Humanitarian Bowl - Idaho (Winner 43-42) vs. Bowling Green +1
4. Texas Bowl - Missouri +6 vs. Navy (Winner 35-13)
5. Bell Helicopter Armed Forces Bowl - Air Force (Winner 47-20) vs. Houston +7
6. Brut Sun Bowl - Stanford vs. Oklahoma +7 (Winner 31-27)
7. Insight Bowl - Minnesota +2 vs. Iowa State (Winner 14-13)
8. Chick-fil-A Bowl - Virginia Tech +4 (Winner 37-14) vs. Tennessee
9. Outback Bowl - Northwestern vs. Auburn +5 (Winner 38-35)
10.Capital One Bowl - Penn State +3 (Winner 19-17) vs. LSU
11.Konica Minolta Gator Bowl - West Virginia vs. Florida State +1 (Winner 33-21)

Week #3 - January 1st thru January 7th - 11 Games - 6 Games @ 3 Points each, 4 Games @ 5 Points each, and 1 Game @ 10 Points
1. Citi Rose Bowl - Oregon +2 vs. Ohio State (Winner 26-17) (BCS #5 = 5 Points)
2. Allstate Sugar Bowl - Florida +11 (Winner 51-24) vs. Cincinnati (BCS #4 = 5 Points)
3. AT&T Cotton Bowl - Oklahoma State vs. Mississippi +3 (Winner 21-7) (3 Points)
4. AutoZone Liberty Bowl - East Carolina vs. Arkansas (Winner 20-17) +10 (3 Points)
5. International Bowl - South Florida +5 (Winner 27-3) vs. Northern Illinois (3 Points)
6. Papajohns.com Bowl - Connecticut (Winner 20-7) vs. South Carolina +3 (3 Points)
7. Valero Alamo Bowl - Texas Tech +9 (Winner 41-31) vs. Michigan State (3 Points)
8. Tostitos Fiesta Bowl - TCU +4 vs. Boise State (Winner 17-10) (BCS #3 = 5 Points)
9. FedEx Orange Bowl - Georgia Tech +4 vs. Iowa (Winner 24-14) (BCS #2 = 5 Points)
10.GMAC Bowl - Central Michigan +5 (Winner 44-41) vs. Troy (3 Points)
11.Citi "National Championship" Bowl - Texas vs. Alabama +4 (BCS #1 = 10 points)  




  

Polls -
http://espn.go.com/c...ge-football/bcs - (BCS Standings)

http://sports.espn.g...nkings?pollId=1 (AP & USA Today Top 25)

http://www.usatoday....garin/fbt09.htm (Power Ratings)

Opening Odds -
http://www.vegasinsi...odds/las-vegas/ - (2nd column on the left Sunday evenings)

Live Odds -
http://sportsdirect....oday/ncaaf.aspx

Edited by Hawkeye, 06 August 2010 - 05:50 PM.

http://forum.treasur...l-contest-2014/ - 6th Annual $150.00 College Football Contest - Closed
http://forum.treasur...contest-2013/ - 5th Annual $150.00 College Football Contest - Closed
http://forum.treasur...l-contest-2012/ - 4th Annual $150.00 College Football Contest - Closed
http://forum.treasur...l-contest-2011/ - 3rd Annual $150.00 College Football Contest - Closed
http://forum.treasur...l-contest-2010/ - 2nd Annual $150.00 College Football Contest - Closed
http://forum.treasur...otball-contest/ - 1st Annual $100.00 College Football Contest - Closed
http://forum.treasur...or-a-tt-family/ - The Miracle
http://forum.treasur.../21465-hawkeye/ - Pictures of Gods Miracle (my daughter Kristy)
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http://forum.treasur...nd-to-remember/ - "A Weekend To Remember" - A back to school spectacular - co-produced by Hawkeye and Nikkums! (Over 117,000 Views), (4569 Replies), and (457 Pages) of awesome entertainment! - The largest social event and contest ever on TT!
http://forum.treasur...imate-troopers/ - To become recogninized an "Ultimate Trooper" is an award earned by the "Elite" of TT.

#4 jenn

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Posted 01 August 2009 - 08:51 AM

sorry to hear about ur daughter having diabetes I have diabetes also and have to take shots every day and it really stinks doing it I hope they find a cure for this soon
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#5 Bladesfan

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Posted 01 August 2009 - 05:35 PM

:o This contest looks awesome hawk, but the payout is going to seriously dent your wallet! Its incredibly generous of you!! :D

I best start reading up on American Football eh?? *Shudder* :P

If you need any help at all, say you're away for a week or whatever, more than happy to fill in :)

Big love!!


Oh, and of course, I'm in :P

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#6 friskypiranha

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Posted 01 August 2009 - 07:19 PM

Red leader signing up.

#7 marshstar9

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Posted 01 August 2009 - 08:10 PM

I'll join in =]

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#8 kst8no1

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Posted 01 August 2009 - 09:17 PM

Ill join as well!
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#9 Punkyc7

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Posted 01 August 2009 - 09:18 PM

count me in
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#10 harsh506

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Posted 01 August 2009 - 09:35 PM

im in




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