Busted bracket? Most wiped out of Buffett Challenge

Warren Buffett risked $1 billion if anyone could put together the perfect NCAA Tournament bracket.

But after Thursday’s first game, more than 83 percent of the participants in the Quicken Loans Billion Dollar Bracket Challenge were eliminated after the University of Dayton upset Ohio State University.

More than 8.7 million members joined the challenge, according to the challenge’s website. Here’s a look at how the masses made their picks. 

ESPN Tournament Challenge participants did a little better with 19.7 percent of the 11 million brackets picking the Flyers, according to a tweet from ESPN Senior Director of Public Relations Keri Potts. 

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