borntorun86 wrote:FYI, for those looking at this thread and saying "stop talking about basketball," UNC might not be the best school for you. Just to illustrate, the engineering firm where I work part-time now effectively shuts down for both the ACC tournament and the 1st-2nd rounds of the NCAA tournament. Studies have been done illustrating the effect of March Madness on productivity. Just saying.
This is support from my personal experience as well. Nearly the whole office goes to the conference room to watch on a projector.