The Southern Illinois Miners have a fun promotion with the local newspaper. If a fan were to fill out his/her March Madness college basketball bracket on Facebook, and win from all of the entries, then the winner gets tickets to a Miners game this season:
If done right, this can be a win-win-win for all parties. Hopefully more promotions like this, and even more creative ones, get implemented properly this season.
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