Congratulations to our winners — Commenters: #6 Anna; #7 Jerry; and #8 Christine!
The official game attendance as per the ESPN boxscore was 74,326. Comment #26 (Jerry) was the exact match winner, while Anna’s Comment #25 was the next lowest number and Christine’s Comment #27 was the next highest number. Click here for a table showing how the additional entries were distributed.
We are in the process of contacting Jerry, Anna, and Christine to arrange delivery of the Green Smoke Pro Kits.
Thank you to all who participated, and special thanks to Green Smoke for sponsoring this event.
As it would appear (as of 7:30 P.M. EST on 4/8/13) that there will be fewer than 100 entries, the following changes are made.
Any remaining entries (the numbers between 100 and the actual number of entries) will be evenly divided amongst the current entries with any remaining numbers voided.
For example: if there are only 22 entries, each entrant will receive 3 additional entries. Comment #1 would receive #01 plus #23, #45, and #67. Comment #2 would receive #02 plus #24, #46, and #68, etc. In this instance, the leftover numbers that can not be divided equally would be 89 thru 100 (00). Those numbers would be voided. Should the last two digits of the game’s attendance match a voided number, the second-to-last and third-to-last digits of the game’s attendance would be used to select the winning number plus the next highest and lowest number winners. Should that also result in the selection of a voided number, the third-to-last and fourth-to-last digits of the game’s attendance would be used to select the winning number plus the next highest and lowest number winners. This method would be repeated as necessary until it produces a selection that is not a voided number.
Any rules not mentioned above remain the same.
In all cases regarding the Giveaway, the decisions of eCigs HQ Editors are final.
March Mania begins on Tuesday, March 19th and ends on Monday, April 8th.
3/19: The Giveaway has begun — leave a comment to win!
TO CELEBRATE COLLEGE BASKETBALL’S MOST MANIC MONTH…
We’re giving away 3 Green Smoke Pro Kits —
each with 4 extra packs of FlavorMax™ Cartomizers!
That’s a $159.94 value to each of three winners — absolutely free!
Three lucky winners will receive everything you see above courtesy of Green Smoke and eCigs HQ™.
If your comment is one of the first 100 approved — your odds of winning are 1 in 33.33!
Here’s how to enter…
The first game of the NCAA Division I Men’s Basketball Tournament is presently scheduled to tip off in Dayton, Ohio at 6:59 PM EST (5:59 PM CST, 4:59 PM MST, 3:59 PM PST) on Tuesday, March 19th. As soon the game-opening tip-off is tapped and the game clock starts in Dayton — but NOT earlier — you may enter the March Mania Green Smoke Giveaway by submitting a Comment on this page telling us why you should win.
The first 100 Comments approved have a 1 in 33.3 chance to win!
While you may comment at any time after the tournament-opening tip-off until the end of the championship game, only the first 100 approved Comments will be eligible to win. Each approved Comment is automatically assigned a number that is visible upon publication, and that number is your ticket to win.
Here’s how you win!
The National Championship Game takes place on Monday, April 8th at the Georgia Dome. The first winning ticket will be the Comment Number that MATCHES the last two digits of the official game attendance as posted in the ESPN boxscore. The second winning ticket will be the Comment Number that is ONE LESS than the last two digits of the official game attendance as posted in the ESPN boxscore. The third winning ticket will be the Comment Number that is ONE GREATER than the last two digits of the official game attendance as posted in the ESPN boxscore.
Last year’s boxscore is here:
If you scroll down to the bottom of the page, you’ll note that the official game attendance is listed as 70,913. If 70,913 turns out to be the attendance again this year, the winners would be Comment #13 (comment number matches the last two digits of the attendance), the next lesser number, in this case, Comment #12, and the next greater number, in this case, Comment #14. The persons who provided Comments #12, #13 and #14 would each win a Green Smoke Pro Kit plus the 4 extra Packs of FlavorMax™ Cartomizers. It’s that easy — or complicated — however you choose to see it.
The 3 lucky winners will be posted on this page on Tuesday, April 9th, 2013.
The Green Smoke Pro Kit includes:
- 1 Long Battery
- 1 Short Battery
- 2 Packs of 5 FlavorMax™ Cartomizers (your choice of flavors and nicotine levels)
- 1 USB Cigarette
- 1 USB Charger
- 1 High Powered Home Adapter
- 1 High Powered Car Adapter
- 1 Green Smoke User Guide and Member Card
- PLUS 1 Deluxe Carrying Case FREE
- MARCH MANIA BONUS: 4 Additional Packs of 5 FlavorMax™ Cartomizers (your choice of flavors and nicotine levels) FREE
- You must be 18 years or older on March 19th, 2013 to participate.
- Only residents of the 50 U.S. states, the District of Columbia, and members of the U.S. Armed Forces serving overseas are eligible. Sorry, U.S. Territories, Canada, Mexico, U.K., Australia.
- Prizes will only be shipped to the 50 U.S. states, the District of Columbia, and APO addresses.
- Only one entry per IP address.
- All Comments are moderated. Please use language appropriate to a G-rated website. Inappropriate language as determined solely by eCigs HQ™ will void your Comment and your IP address’ eligibility.
- To insure a level playing field for all, your Comment may NOT be submitted prior to actual tip-off of the first game in Dayton (regardless of scheduled tip-off time). You may however, submit your Comment any time after the tournament’s first-game tip-off, up until the closing buzzer of the championship game scheduled for April 8th. As long as your Comment is one of the first 100 Comments approved, you are eligible to win.
- For purposes of the Giveaway, Comment #1 is ’01’. Comment #2 is ’02’, etc. Comment #100 is ’00’. If Comment #1 (01) matches the last two digits of the attendance, Comment #100 (00) is the next lesser number, and Comment #2 (02) is the next greater number. If Comment #100 (00) matches the last two digits of the attendance, Comment #99 (99) is the next lesser number, and Comment #1 (01) is the next greater number.
- Please do not provide any contact information within the text of your Comment. If you are one of the three winners, we will contact you for your full name, mailing address and cartomizer selections via e-mail address you provide in the specified form field (not visible to the public if your comment is approved and published).
- Friends and relatives of eCigs HQ™ Editors are ineligible to participate. Mom, that means you. You don’t even smoke.
- ODDS OF WINNING: If your Comment is one of the first 100 Comments approved, your odds of winning are 1 in 33.33.
- Comments determined to be ineligible by eCigs HQ™ and Comments received after the first 100 Comments are approved are not eligible to win and will not be published.
NOTE: THIS OFFER IS SUBJECT TO CHANGE/WITHDRAWAL AT ANY TIME WITHOUT PRIOR NOTICE. THIS OFFER IS VOID WHERE PROHIBITED BY LAW. THE SUBMISSION OF A COMMENT ON THIS PAGE WILL SERVE AS YOUR AGREEMENT TO ABIDE BY ECIGS HQ’S MARCH MANIA GREEN SMOKE GIVEAWAY (“THE GIVEAWAY”) RULES AND THE DECISIONS OF ECIGS HQ EDITORS AS RELATED TO THE GIVEAWAY. IN ANY MATTER RELATED TO THE GIVEAWAY, THE DECISION OF ECIGSHQ.COM EDITORS IS FINAL.
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