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The 2nd Annual #goacc Tournament of Champions: Elite Eight

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The best of the best (worst?) have been selected after a rigorous process by the selection committee. Now it's up to you to help determine the #goacc champion of the season.

"I AM THE #goacc KING!"
"I AM THE #goacc KING!"
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We're down to eight of the finest #goacc entries from the past season, and man did we have some massive upsets in the Sweet Sixteen. Our first number one seed went down, and a certain upstart #7 seed continues to obliterate it's competition. Want to thank y'all again for the fantastic participation, it's awesome seeing everyone embrace the #goacc. Alright, enough talk. Y'all have some regional finals to decide!

THE JIM BOEHEIM REGIONAL FINAL

#1. Syracuse mispells the name of Roosevelt Bouie on the honorary jersey they gave to him the night his jersey was retired

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#2. Kris from Durham calls NC State the Huskies on Jeopardy

<blockquote class="twitter-tweet" lang="en"><p>Syracuse Honors Roosevelt &#39;Bowie&#39; <a href="http://t.co/DwddKjz02B">http://t.co/DwddKjz02B</a> (image via <a href="https://twitter.com/EmJDNews">@EmJDNews</a>) <a href="http://t.co/vDLTh0oe2u">pic.twitter.com/vDLTh0oe2u</a></p>&mdash; NunesMagician.com (@NunesMagician) <a href="https://twitter.com/NunesMagician/status/569198096220946432">February 21, 2015</a></blockquote>

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With 156 out of the 255 total votes, this #1 seed easily dispatched PJ Hairston and his egregious flop, moving on to a dream one versus two matchup in the Boeheim regional. The #2 seed here won 133-122 (also receiving 255 votes), so it's obviously a lot more vulnerable here. While I suspect this regional final will be a close matchup, I like the one seed to advance here.

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THE PUBLIX REGIONAL FINAL

#5. Pack "flushes number 2" headline

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#7. An assortment of fails from the NC State-FSU basketball game

<blockquote class="twitter-tweet" lang="en"><p>lol at the Technician headline <a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/goacc?src=hash">#goacc</a> <a href="http://t.co/LFEJD029VJ">pic.twitter.com/LFEJD029VJ</a></p>&mdash; Will Thompson (@thrillis4) <a href="https://twitter.com/thrillis4/status/554673460275073024">January 12, 2015</a></blockquote>

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<blockquote class="twitter-tweet" lang="en"><p>A veritable pastiche of <a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/goacc?src=hash">#goacc</a> <a href="http://t.co/ihnYXveuIc">pic.twitter.com/ihnYXveuIc</a></p>&mdash; Lauren Brownlow (@lebrownlow) <a href="https://twitter.com/lebrownlow/status/556573041699086339">January 17, 2015</a></blockquote>

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This Regional Final is obviously the most shocking of the remaining entries. I mean, never in my wildest dreams did I actually think Jameis Winston stealing crab legs would get defeated by the Technician's hilarious headline. Not only did it get defeated, it got blow out, 138-109 out of the 247 votes it received. Gracious. Did not see that coming. The #7 seed here won by a slightly less margin, winning 132-112 out of 245 total votes, but it was still a surprising result nonetheless, beating that massive bill Duke sent UNC. Both of these entries seem to have a ton of momentum here, which one will have enough to move on to the #goacc Final Four?

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THE PJ HAIRSTON REGIONAL FINAL

#1. BeeJay Anya hugs Karl Hess

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#7. "Knowlige is power."

<blockquote class="twitter-tweet" lang="en"><p><a href="https://twitter.com/thrillis4">@thrillis4</a> see <a href="http://t.co/xzYVw8ZGLT">pic.twitter.com/xzYVw8ZGLT</a> <a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/goacc?src=hash">#goacc</a> moment of the week?</p>&mdash; TVP (@_TVP_) <a href="https://twitter.com/_TVP_/status/544250586607390721">December 14, 2014</a></blockquote>

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<blockquote class="twitter-tweet" lang="en"><p><a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/goacc?src=hash">#goacc</a> RT <a href="https://twitter.com/DevilDJ32">@DevilDJ32</a>: <a href="https://twitter.com/NCSU1988">@NCSU1988</a> &quot;Clown car,&quot; indeed. Everyone hop in. Let&#39;s roll. Nice spelling , btw. Lulz. <a href="http://t.co/4WpnW5n55T">pic.twitter.com/4WpnW5n55T</a></p>&mdash; Jameson (@the_Jameson) <a href="https://twitter.com/the_Jameson/status/453674249803546624">April 8, 2014</a></blockquote>

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The "Knowlige is power" continued its reign of terror in the #goacc Tournament of Champions by obliterating Wake's backup QB's no good, very bad day by a tally of 190-51 out of 241 total votes. Lawd. And I thought Kentucky beat WVU badly. Meanwhile, BeeJay Anya's act of compassion towards Karl Hess obliterated Buzz Williams' Hammertime, by a talley of 152-89 out of 241 possible votes. Something has to give here, right? It's hard to doubt against Knowlige, but come on....will this really defeat this #1 seed?

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THE BEAMER REGIONAL FINAL

#1. Frank Beamer celebrates a 0-0 score heading in to overtime

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#2. Jameis Winston slips in Rose Bowl against Oregon

<blockquote class="twitter-tweet" lang="en"><p>THIS IS NOTHING TO CELEBRATE, FRANK BEAMER <a href="http://t.co/2sqjAJAZ2C">pic.twitter.com/2sqjAJAZ2C</a></p>&mdash; Timothy Burke (@bubbaprog) <a href="https://twitter.com/bubbaprog/status/536258578819317762">November 22, 2014</a></blockquote>

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Another dream matchup occurred here in the Beamer Regional Final, with Frank's 0-0 celebration taking on Winston's hilarious fall in the Rose Bowl against Oregon. Frank, in his Sweet Sixteen matchup won 181-57 in a rout over his Virginia Tech basketball brethren, and their inability to tell when a team is shooting a one and one. Jameis, though his proficiency for crab legs was ultimately defeated, his slip against Oregon won in a blowout over that GT-NC State sequence, 154-80 out of 234 total votes. I gotta think Frank is going to advance here again in a blowout...there's just no way this Kentucky esque #1 seed doesn't advance to the Final Four.

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Stay tuned for the unveiling of the Final Four later this week!