WASHINGTON (WNEW) — President Barack Obama’s bracket has Kentucky going all the way in the NCAA tournament, beating Villanova in the championship game, and has one local team going all the way to the Elite 8.
Obama thinks Virginia Commonwealth University will be out after the first round, losing to Ohio State.
He has Georgetown beating Eastern Washington University and Utah, but eventually losing to Duke, and Maryland beating Valparaiso and Buffalo, but losing to Kentucky. He has Virginia beating Belmont, Michigan State and Oklahoma but losing to Villanova.
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In the Final Four, Obama has Kentucky beating Arizona and Villanova beating Duke to get to the championship, which is set for April 6.
ESPN reports that Pres. Obama, who has done an ESPN bracket every year since 2009, had his best finish in 2011. He was in the 87.4 percentile that year despite picking Kansas over Connecticut to win the national title. The President did guess the correct national champion, North Carolina, in 2009.
See the President’s full bracket HERE.
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