College Ave Student Loans Offers Students up to $50,000 in Bonus Prize Money on Intersport’s New Original Series “Bracket Genius” airing on ESPN2

College Ave Student Loans Offers Students up to $50,000 in Bonus Prize Money on Intersport’s New Original Series “Bracket Genius” airing on ESPN2

March basketball fans can now cheer on their favorite colleges during the bracket-style academic competition

(WILMINGTON, DE) March 15, 2017

College Ave Student Loans is teaming up with Intersport and ESPN for Bracket Genius, a quiz show that features bracket-style academic competition and offers college students the chance to share the Bracket Genius championship prize of $100,000. This March, fans will see their favorite colleges face off not only on the court but also in the classroom, with academic teams featuring college students competing against students from other schools. College Ave Student Loans will offer students the chance to win up to $50,000 in bonus cash prizing. The first episode of Bracket Genius airs March 15 at 6:30 PM ET on ESPN2.

“College Ave Student Loans is thrilled to partner with Intersport and ESPN on Bracket Genius for a fun and exciting quiz show that gives college fans one more reason to cheer this March and April,” said Joseph DePaulo, CEO and Co-Founder of College Ave Student Loans. “It’s a great way to celebrate all the students who are working hard every day to pursue their goals, and a wonderful opportunity for us to help the winning team pay for their education.”

“We are excited to have College Ave Student Loans join us for Bracket Genius,” said John Paquet, Intersport’s Executive Producer. “March is an exciting time for college fans, and our Bracket Genius quiz show gives college students and alumni the chance to root for their teams to win both on the court and in the classroom.”

The episodes featuring the College Ave Student Loans bonus cash prizing, Bracket Genius: Extra Credit, will air March 27 at 6 and 6:30 PM ET on ESPN2. For more information on Bracket Genius, like it on Facebook and follow it on Twitter.

About College Ave Student Loans

College Ave Student Loans is simplifying the student loan experience so students can get on with what matters most: preparing for a bright future. As a fintech lending company with a sole focus on private student loans, we’re using technology and our deep industry expertise to connect families who need to cover education costs with lenders who can provide that funding. By specializing in student loans, we are able to give our customers the attention they deserve and deliver loans that are simple, clear, and personalized for the individual: we help you find your perfect fit. We offer competitive rates, a wide range of repayment options, and a customer-friendly experience from application through repayment. Visit

About Intersport

Since 1985, Intersport has been an award-winning innovator and leader in the creation of sports, lifestyle and entertainment-based marketing platforms. With expertise in Sponsorship Consulting, Experiential Marketing, Hospitality, Customer Engagement, Content Marketing, Productions and Sports Properties, this Chicago-based Marketing & Media Solutions Company helps their clients to create ideas, content and experiences that attract and engage passionate audiences. To learn more about Intersport, visit, like us on Facebook or follow us on Twitter (@IntersportBuzz).

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