BetEagle Offers $1 Million Prize - Thursday 16th of March 2006

SAN JOSE, Costa Rica – Since opening the doors in1997 BetEagle.com has been a top seed for recreationalgamblers wanting to bet on the NCAA Basketball Tournament. For the 2006Madness, BetEagle.com is posting up a $1,000,000 first prize to the fan thatcompletes a "perfect" bracket. Entry to the contest is free so everybody cango beyond the game and play for huge winnings.

"This is an exciting time of year and the term March Madness didn't comeabout for any other reason. How about the jubilation of a last secondvictory, with a $1,000,000 win. It's like your office pool times thousands,"said Travis Preston of BetEagle.com. "Once your bracket is in, you'resuddenly a fan of 32 teams and betting NCAA tournament games is great fun withso many close last second outcomes to games."

Since opening the doors in 1997 one of the most respected names in on-linegaming has been taking bets from the public. Anticipated volume for the 2006tournament will be over 350,000 wagers, representing more than $150 million inturnover. BetEagle.com offers game propositions, player propositions,straight wagers, parlays and more.

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