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2013 TVNewser March Madness Bracket Challenge: ‘Sweet 16′ Update

The NCAA March Madness”Sweet 16″ is set, and a few surprises (Florida Gulf Coast University?? What??) mean that most of our brackets are busted. That said, we still have a good game going, with plenty of players still in contention.

Right now MSNBC’s Bill Wolff is all alone in leading the pack. CNBC’s KC Sullivan is close behind, and “Sqauwk Box”‘s Joe Kernen hot on his tail. A number of other participants are also within striking distance. At the bottom of the board is Fox News Channel’s Anna Kooiman and TVNewser’s Alex Weprin, whose plan to let a computer randomly generate his way to victory does not look good right now.

The full standings are after the jump.

Rank Name Score Champ (Final score)
1 Bill Wolff 50 Duke (152)
2 KC Sullivan 46 Indiana (126)
3 Joe Kernen 45 Indiana (123)
4 Adam Shapiro 44 Syracuse (2)
4 Brian Schactman 44 Louisville (140)
4 Chris Licht 44 Louisville (132)
4 Rick Leventhal 44 Louisville (138)
8 Brian Sullivan 43 Duke (150)
8 Dominic Chu 43 Miami, Fla. (125)
8 Janelle Rodriguez 43 Louisville (95)
8 Norah O’Donnell 43 Georgetown (76)
8 Tyler Matheson 43 Kansas (152)
13 Brooke Baldwin 42 Indiana (73)
13 Matt Quayle 42 Louisville (138)
13 Sam Feist 42 Georgetown (113)
16 Carol Costello 41 Louisville (74)
16 Chad Myers 41 Ohio St. (61)
16 Eric Sherling 41 Florida (145)
16 Randi Kaye 41 Louisville (98)
20 Joe Johns 40 Ohio St. (150)
21 Gary Schreier 39 Indiana (149)
21 Gayle King 39 Duke (88)
23 Becky Quick 38 Indiana (138)
23 Scott Boyarski 38 Florida (134)
23 Wolf Blitzer 38 Georgetown (88)
26 Suzanne Malveaux 37 Louisville (80)
27 Charlie Rose 36 Duke (140)
28 Steve Kornacki 35 Louisville (141)
29 Don Lemon 34 Louisville (100)
30 Tom Foreman 33 Louisville (134)
31 Lisa Sylvester 29 Indiana (137)
32 Alex Weprin 26 Gonzaga (134)
32 Anna Kooiman 26 Duke (100)
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