Little Caesars Offering Free Lunch Following Historic College Basketball Game
The men's college basketball tournament has millions suffering from bracket madness, with one game Friday night adding to the madness by breaking the brackets of many. In historic fashion, #16 seed University of Maryland, Baltimore County defeated #1 seed Virginia 74-54 on Friday night. This is the first time a 16 seed has ever defeated a 1 seed in the history of the tournament.
Sports fans across the country are sharing mixed emotions, with lots of excitement about this historic victory, yet reservation from many about UMBC's victory breaking the bracket of thousands. CBS Sports shared a statics on Facebook stating that 99.1% of brackets had Virginia beating UMBC, and roughly 1 in 4 brackets had Virginia going on to win the entire tournament. That's a lot of broken brackets after just the opening round.
Using the slogan "If Crazy Happens", Little Caesars took to social media to promise a free lunch combo to everyone if, well, crazy happened, and a 16 seed be at 1 seed.
With UMBC not only winning, but winning in definitive fashion, Little Caesars is keeping good on their promise, offering a free lunch combo on Monday, April 2 between 11:30 am and 1:00 pm. The lunch deal includes a 4-slice "Deep Deep" dish pizza with pepperoni along with one 20 ounce Pepsi product to go along with the pizza. If you're a fan of free pizza, plan on free lunch on April 2! Here are all of the details: