So the Thunderdome is closed for business as Midwest Elitist has already beaten the field.

As I suggested last week, this might be a case of whoever ended up on top winning by default. Nevertheless, whether it was a matter of putting everyone else away early on or everyone else sucking so bad that it didn't matter that 3/4 of his Final Four—including his pick to win it—is already out of the tournament, Midwest is this year's champion.

Congrats, and if you want to see our collective shame, here it is (I've taken the liberty of blacking out our user names, because the scores provide enough embarrassment as it is):