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#1 Hawkeye

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Posted 17 July 2016 - 07:00 PM

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Welcome to your 8th Annual - 2016 College Football Contest!

To date, I have 8 college football games booked to attend in person.
7 in Iowa City, IA
1 in St. Paul, MN

This years contest is dedicated to world peace and racial harmony in the United States!
https://www.youtube....h?v=DIdLVs1Q1iI - "Peaceful World" by Rand Prichard - Listen to the Little Children!
https://www.youtube....h?v=7QXkcS1TjjQ - "Peace & Love Medley" by Anthem Lights - Love is the Answer!
https://www.youtube....h?v=DVg2EJvvlF8 - "Imagine" by John Lennon - Beautiful but Fantasy!
https://www.youtube....h?v=mSZv9KKf0g0 - "Beautiful Day" by U2 - Wish it could be Everyday!

(SIGNUP CLOSES KICKOFF OF 1ST GAME ON SATURDAY SEPTEMBER 3RD)

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

Prize Money -  
1st - $40.
2nd - $30.
3rd - $20.
4th - 15th - $5. each
Bonus - The top three who beat Hawkeye (not tie) win an additional $5.00

Rules: (contest requires one weekly post)
1. 1st week starts Saturday September 3rd for a minimum of 12 weeks (a minimum of 10 games per week) - 1 point each + any applicable bonus points
2. Post Season Bowl Games - "no bonus points" start (Saturday Dec. 17th) - 38 @ 3 points each - (42 Total Games)
http://www.fbschedul...wl-schedule.php
3. Semifinal Games (2) start (Saturday Dec. 31st) - 5 points each
4. FCS National Championship (Saturday Jan. 7th) - 2 Points + National Championship (Monday Jan. 9th) - 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). I do not hold it against any contestant if they post late but points will be "only" allowed if any game has not started after you post late!
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 National Championship and going backwards will prevail.
11. Any contestant who will be gone the full week of any contest (Sunday, from the posting of any weekly contest, through Saturday of the first scheduled games) may PM me with the details and I will post your picks for you. Only picks allowed will be favorites of any opening line. Bonus Points excluded.

1st Annual College Football Contest - http://forum.treasur...l-contest-2009/ - Winner "sarahricks"

2nd Annual College Football Contest - http://forum.treasur...l-contest-2010/ - Winner "BikerGirl"

3rd Annual College Football Contest - http://forum.treasur...l-contest-2011/ - Winner "nikkums"

4th Annual College Football Contest - http://forum.treasur...l-contest-2012/ - Winner "Mewpie"

5th Annual College Football Contest - http://forum.treasur...l-contest-2013/ - Winner "Zach360"

6th Annual College Football Contest - http://forum.treasur...l-contest-2014/ - Winner "nikkums"

7th Annual College Football Contest - http://forum.treasur...l-contest-2015/ - Winner "nikkums"

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

Peace, Love, & Happiness

Edited by Hawkeye, 07 December 2016 - 10:04 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 17 July 2016 - 07:00 PM

The Contestants and Weekly Point Totals - (Week #13)
*(Please check your picks with the final scores each week to make sure you have the correct points)*

Your 2016 College Football Contest Theme Song!
https://www.youtube....h?v=Gs069dndIYk - "September" by Earth, Wind & Fire

National Championship Updated Point Totals!

nikkums - 177 - In BW #1, 2, NC - Paid
shamrock - 170 - In BW #1, 2, NC - Paid
Punkyc7 - 169 - In BW #1, 2, NC - Paid
TuckysTribe2 - 168 - In BW #1, 2, NC - Paid
krishunt - 165 - In BW #1, 2, NC - Paid
TMalone - 164 - In BW #1, 2, NC
cessnaairplane - 158 - In BW #1, 2, NC - Paid
lukepukeduke - 157 - In BW #1, 2, NC
yola - 156 - In BW #1, 2, NC - Paid
jasonxiao - 155 - In BW #1, 2, NC - Paid
bdrogus - 153 - In BW #1, 2, NC - Paid
snowedin - 152 - In BW #1, 2, NC - Paid
Hawkeye - 151 - In BW #1, 2, NC (does not count)
vince816 - 150 - In BW #1, 2, NC - Paid
mdbraves - 149 - In BW #1, 2, NC - Paid
wkelley - 147 - In BW #1, 2, NC - Paid
angelwaters101 - 145 - In BW #1, 2, NC - Paid
trrisner - 143 - In BW #1, 2, NC
Zach360 - 134 - In BW #1, 2, NC - Paid

stormy1972 - 79 - No entry BW #1
lightpixy - 45 - Dropped out wk #8
eagle0103 - 38 - Dropped out wk #7
slimjimsps - 6 - Dropped out wk #2

Edited by Hawkeye, 19 July 2017 - 08:25 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 17 July 2016 - 07:00 PM

Weekly Games - (pick outright winner for each game)
Favorite = (reflects opening line only and/or perceived betting winner by + points)
PK = Pick em game - No favorite
NL = No Line - Division 2 at Division 1 or key players injured

http://www.blackhear...io-state-in-b1g - Big Ten Writers Pick Iowa to Win Big Ten West, Play Ohio State in theBig Ten Championship!
http://www.blackhear...spn-contributor - IOWA OL RANKED NATION'S TOP UNIT PER ONE ESPN CONTRIBUTOR!
http://www.cbssports...-17-video-game/ - The #6 ranked Iowa QB in the country!
http://www.blackhear...all-predictions - The Pants Predicts: 2016 Big Ten Football - Iowa 12-0 (9-0)!http://sportspolls.u...s/coaches-poll/ - Congratulations to your #10 ranked Iowa Hawkeyes!https://www.google.c... fdootball&sh=0 - The Big Win Over Michigan!

Bowl Week #1 - 21 Games (3 Points) - Posting Early
No Bonus Points for Bowl Games!

1. New Mexico +8 (Winner 23-20) vs. Texas San Antonio - New Mexico
2. Houston +3 vs. San Diego State (Winner 34-10) - Las Vegas
3. Appalachian State (Winner 31-28) vs. Toledo +3 - Camellia
4. UCF +7 vs. Arkansas State (Winner 31-13) - Cure
5. Southern Mississippi +2 (Winner 28-21) vs. Louisiana Lafayette - New Orleans
6. Central Michigan vs. Tulsa +11 (Winner 55-10) - Miami Beach
7. Memphis vs. Western Kentucky +7 (Winner 51-31) - Boca Raton
8. BYU +8 (Winner 24-21) vs. Wyoming - Poinsettia
9. Idaho (Winner 61-50) vs. Colorado State +13 - Potato
10. Eastern Michigan +1 vs. Old Dominion (Winner 24-20) - Bahamas
11. Louisiana Tech (Winner 48-45) vs. Navy +5 - Armed Forces
12. Ohio vs. Troy +5 (Winner 28-23) - Dollar General
13. Hawaii (Winner 52-35) vs. Middle Tennessee PK - Hawaii
14. Miami (OH) vs. Mississippi State +11 (Winner 17-16) - St. Petersburg
15. Maryland vs. Boston College +2 (Winner 36-30) - Quick Lane
16. NC State +4 (Winner 41-17) vs. Vanderbilt - Independence
17. Army +9 (Winner 38-31) vs. North Texas - Heart of Dallas
18. Temple +12 vs. Wake Forest (Winner 34-26) - Military
19. Minnesota Winner 17-12) vs. Washington State +5 - Holiday
20. Boise State +10 vs. Baylor (Winner 31-12) - Cactus
21. Pittsburg +4 vs. Northwestern (Winner 31-24) - Pinstripe  

Bowl Week #2 - 21 Games (2, 3, 5, 10 points) - Posting 12/18
No Bonus Points for Bowl Games!

1. West Virginia vs. Miami (FL) PK (Winner 31-14) - Athletic
2. Indiana vs. Utah +7 (Winner 26-24) - Farms
3. Texas A&M +2 vs. Kansas State (Winner 33-28) - Texas
4. South Florida +11 (Winner 46-39) vs. South Carolina - Birmingham
5. Arkansas vs. Virginia Tech +6 (Winner 35-24) - Belk
6. Oklahoma State (Winner 38-8) vs. Colorado +2 - Alamo
7. Georgia (Winner 31-23) vs. TCU +2 - Liberty
8. Stanford (Winner 25-23) vs. North Carolina +1 - Sun
9. Nebraska vs. Tennessee +3 (Winner 38-24) - Music City
10. South Alabama vs. Air Force +15 (Winner 45-21) - Arizona
11. Michigan +7 vs. Florida State (Winner 33-32)  - Orange
12. LSU (Winner 29-9) vs. Louisville PK - Citrus
13. Georgia Tech +5 (Winner 33-18) vs. Kentucky - Tax Slayer
14. Washington vs. Alabama +14 (Winner 24-7) - Peach - Semifinal (5 pts.)
15. Ohio State +3 vs. Clemson (Winner 31-0) - Fiesta - Semifinal (5 pts.)
16. Florida +2 (Winner 30-3) vs. Iowa - Outback
17.Westen Michigan vs. Wisconsin +8 (Winner 24-16) - Cotton
18. USC +8 (Winner 52-49) vs. Penn State - Rose
19. Auburn vs. Oklahoma +5 (Winner 35-19)
20. James Madison (Winner 28-14) vs. Youngstown State PK (2 pts.) - FCS National Championship Game
21. Alabama +6 vs. Clemson- CFP National Championship Game - (10 pts.)
  
The following threads will update automatically at the appropriate time!
(Team Power Ratings) http://sagarin.com/sports/cfsend.htm
(Opening Odds - Vegas) http://www.vegasinsi...odds/las-vegas/ - (2nd column on the left Sunday evenings)
(Weekly Winners & Schedule - Since 2002) http://www.espn.com/...otball/schedule

Edited by Hawkeye, 07 January 2017 - 08:12 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.

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Posted 17 July 2016 - 08:48 PM

Your all time favorite contest is now online!
Lots of new members are very welcome to join!
Please remember this is a 4 1/2 month contest starting Saturday September 3rd and ending Monday January 9th.
But only one post per week is required.
Most contestants are regulars so please ask any questions.
Please look at the previous 7 contests for any additional information -
http://forum.treasur...l-contest-2015/

Edited by Hawkeye, 31 October 2016 - 06:38 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.

#5 Punkyc7

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Posted 17 July 2016 - 11:56 PM

Im in!
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Posted 18 July 2016 - 08:13 AM

As always, I'm in! B)

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#7 Zach360

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Posted 18 July 2016 - 08:37 AM

I'm in! :)
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Posted 18 July 2016 - 05:17 PM

Count me in too!

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Posted 18 July 2016 - 07:00 PM

Oh yeah you know I'm in
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Posted 19 July 2016 - 04:12 PM

I am in
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