Ultimate Team Challenge -- Challenge 10 Posted Topic

bump...are we ready to finish this?
2/16/2013 11:07 AM
I've been wondering this myself.
2/16/2013 3:21 PM
Yeah, I need to at least finish Horvie here if there is any justice in the world. lol
2/16/2013 3:40 PM
Hello and welcome to Dubs stalling because he wanted to get to certain challenges. Let's do this.
2/18/2013 10:40 AM
Final Three Challenge: Gears and Gowns

PART ONE: Daytona 500

Rank 10 racers from No. 1 to No. 10 that are in the field for the Daytona 500.

You will receive 10 times the points for the finish of the racer you but at No.1, nine times for 2, 8 for 3, etc., etc. 

So, if you choose Danica Patrick No. 1 and she finishes 12th, that's 120.

Lowest score wins.

Tiebreaker, we go line by line. Lowest score on line 1, line 2, line 3, etc.

Tiebreaker #2 First to get it to me.

If you win, you make the Final, and part two of this challenge for you will be ignored. There will be no advantage in the final.

Advantage on this challenge for arfy/knee, In the 5/6/7 slots of this challenge, your picks will be reordered to make sure you get the lowest possible totals out of those three picks.

PART TWO: The Oscars

Predict the Oscar winners
These are the Categories that score:

3 points
Best Picture
Best Director
Best Actor
Best Actress
Best Cinematography
Best Animated Feature Film

2 points
Best Supporting Actor
Best Supporting Actress
Best Adapted Screenplay
Best Original Screenplay
Best Foreign Language Film
Best Music Original Song

1 point
Best Short Film Animated
Best Short Film Live Action
Best Makeup
Best Costume Design
Best Visual Effects
Best Music Original Score

Tiebreaker 1: How you finished in Part 1
Tiebreaker 2: First to get it to me
2/18/2013 10:57 AM
One of three turned in so far
2/20/2013 1:59 PM
Team knee/arfy ghutton/horvie rebel/apple
1 Dale Earnhardt, Jr. Matt Kenseth Tony Stewart
2 Matt Kenseth Dale Earnhardt, Jr. Matt Kenseth
3 Kyle Busch Tony Stewart Denny Hamlin
4 Tony Stewart Kevin Harvick Jeff Gordon
5 Greg Biffle Jeff Gordon Kyle Busch
6 Kevin Harvick Kyle Busch Jimmie Johnson
7 Jeff Burton Clint Bowyer Kevin Harvick
8 Carl Edwards Greg Biffle Dale Earnhardt, Jr.
9 Denny Hamlin Carl Edwards Carl Edwards
10 Jeff Gordon Casey Kahne Martin Truex, Jr.
Best Picture Argo Argo Lincoln
Director Steven Spielberg Steven Spielberg Ang Lee
Actor Daniel Day Lewis Daniel Day Lewis Daniel Day Lewis
Actress Jennifer Lawrence Jennifer Lawrence Jennifer Lawrence
Cinematography Life of Pi Life of Pi Life of Pi
Animated Film Wreck It Ralph Wreck It Ralph Wreck It Ralph
Sup. Actor Christoph Waltz Tommy Lee Jones Tommy Lee Jones
Sup. Actress Anne Hathaway Anne Hathaway Anne Hathaway
Adap. Screenplay Chris Terrio Chris Terrio Tony Kushner
Orig. Screenplay Quentin Tarantino Quentin Tarantino Michael Haneke
Foreign Film Amour Amour Amour
Original Song Skyfall Skyfall Skyfall
Animated Short Paperman Adam & Dog Paperman
Live Action Short Death of A Shadow Death of A Shadow Death of A Shadow
Makeup The Hobbit Les Miserables Les Miserables
Costume Design Anna Karenina Anna Karenina Anna Karenina
Visual Effects Life of Pi Life of Pi Life of Pi
Original Score Life of Pi Life of Pi Life of Pi
Turned In First Second Third
2/21/2013 5:55 PM
Team knee/arfy ghutton/horvie rebel/apple
NASCAR 1421 1464 1452
1 20 370 410
2 333 18 333
3 272 328 96
4 287 294 140
5 36 120 204
6 150 170 5
7 176 44 168
8 99 18 6
9 28 66 66
10 20 36 24
2/24/2013 4:49 PM
So knee/arfy are in the final. The other spot to come from the Oscars.
2/24/2013 4:50 PM
Woot!  Woot!
2/24/2013 5:44 PM
I tell ya, what a great NASCAR mind!
2/24/2013 7:02 PM
With the Ang Lee win, it is tied. 

April and Rebel win the tiebreaker.

So, if Argo wins Best Picture then Ghutton and Horvie move on. If anything else wins, April and Rebel move on.
2/24/2013 11:37 PM
So with that, Ghutton and Horvie escape.

2/24/2013 11:57 PM
Challenge #11

Predict the Entire Field for the NCAA Tournament

You score 1 point for each of the 68 teams you get right.
You score 1 point for each team you get to the right seed
You score 1 point for each team you have in the right region

Tiebreaker: Really, do you really think you are going to tie doing this. First to get it to me if necessary.

Due 5 p.m. EST on Selection Sunday.
2/24/2013 11:59 PM
Nice...we've barely escaped a few times now!  Dubs...hope you don't mind if we overlap with Survivor...Ghutton and I were planning to start signups toward the end of the week.
2/25/2013 12:07 AM
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