NEW YORK (AP) -The growth in popularity of filling out NCAA tournament brackets online shows no signs of slowing down.
More than 5 million entries were submitted to the contest on ESPN.com before it closed Thursday. That's up 37 percent from the 3.65 million last year. At the peak period, nearly 3,900 entries per minute were submitted.
Louisville, Memphis, Pittsburgh and North Carolina are the most popular Final Four picks.
The entrant with the most points at the end of the tournament wins $10,000.
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Thumbnail Arizona State vs. USC Pick Which Pac-12 team will get back on track when USC hosts Arizona State at 8:30PM ET?
Thumbnail Georgetown vs. Xavier Pick Will No. 22 Xavier have any problems at home when it hosts Georgetown today at 2PM ET?
Thumbnail Northwestern vs. Ohio State Pick Will today's Big Ten matchup between Northwestern and Ohio State go over the betting total at 1:00PM ET?
Thumbnail Miami vs. Duke Prediction No. 18 Duke has lost back-to-back games, but will the Blue Devils cover when they host Miami at 7:15PM ET?
Thumbnail Stanford vs. Oregon Prediction No. 11 Oregon hosts Stanford at 6:00PM ET tonight - will the game be low-scoring for bettors?

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