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Schnepf: March Madness and North Dakota? Against all odds, state has more teams in tournament than Indiana

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FARGO - March Madness and North Dakota. About a decade ago, the odds of that association were about as astronomical as picking a perfect bracket for the upcoming NCAA men’s basketball tournament.


Those odds are 1 in 9 quintillion, in case you’re wondering. That’s a 19-digit number.

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Kevin Schnepf
Kevin Schnepf is the sports editor for The Forum. He has been working at The Forum since 1987.
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