Jessica BakerDr. VaughtPRTR 1010April 03, 2016Sports in America Including March MadnessAmerica is a free country where everyone has the freedom to spend their leisuretime in different ways, but one activity that brings millions of Americans together is theshared love for sports. Sports have always been a part of America; they are a part of ourhistory, entertainment, and fuel our passion for competition.Fans create March Madness brackets during the NCAA basketball tournamentwith high hopes of predicting the right outcomes of the games to win the contest, whichachieves their love for entertainment and competition. Rappoport from the Smithsonianwebsite states “1985 was a key year, when the expansion went to 64 teams. It gave theunderdogs more of an opportunity that created a lot of excitement, a lot of upsets, andthat helped to fuel the brackets”. America has March Madness brackets, but we also have
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