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Chalky Friday good news for brackets

There are 3,585 brackets out of a total 6.45 million with the entire Elite Eight correct. The fact that all high seeds advanced Friday help keep that number relatively high. In fact, 26.6 percent of all brackets went 4-for-4 on Friday's games, including President Obama's. A whopping 63.9 percent of brackets correctly picked the North Carolina-Kansas regional final, while 38.7 percent predicted Kentucky-Baylor.

There's a six-way tie atop the leaderboard through the Sweet 16 games with 820 points, even all three of those brackets missed one of the Elite Eight teams. There's an eight-way tie for fourth place, including six of the brackets with the entire Elite Eight correct.

President Obama's bracket

The president went 4-0 on Friday, meaning he got six of the Elite Eight correct (missing only Michigan State and Missouri). He's in the 98.8th percentile with three of his Final Four teams and both championship game teams still alive.

Looking ahead to the Elite Eight

Percent of brackets picking each team to reach the Final Four:

Ohio State: 34.4 percent

Syracuse: 28.8 percent

Louisville: 6.8 percent

Florida: 2.4 percent

Kentucky: 68.3 percent

Baylor: 10.6 percent

North Carolina: 57.0 percent

Kansas: 18.2 percent

Percent picking these combinations of teams to reach the Final Four:

Saturday's games

Syracuse/Louisville: 1.7 percent

Syracuse/Florida: 0.5 percent

Ohio State/Louisville: 2 percent

Ohio State/Florida: 0.6 percent

Sunday's games

Kentucky/North Carolina: 41.6 percent

Kentucky/Kansas: 20.9 percent

Baylor/North Carolina: 5.3 percent

Baylor/Kansas: 3.4 percent

Brackets to pick national champion among remaining teams

Kentucky: 35.1 percent

North Carolina: 17.9 percent

Kansas: 6.2 percent

Syracuse: 5.1 percent

Ohio State: 4.8 percent

Baylor: 1.7 percent

Louisville: 0.8 percent

Florida: 0.3 percent

Notable brackets (Total points, percentile; Final Four teams remaining)

President Obama: (700; 98.8; 3)

Jay Bilas: (620; 81.6; 3)

Dick Vitale: (540; 41.2; 3)

Doug Gottlieb: (610; 77.3; 4)

Mike Greenberg: (540; 41.2; 3)

Mike Golic: (700; 98.8; 3)

Colin Cowherd: (620; 81.6; 3)

Michelle Beadle: (460; 12.8; 1)

Michael Wilbon: (600; 72.7; 1)

Tony Kornheiser: (610; 77.3; 3)

Scott Van Pelt: (650; 92.3; 3)

LeBron James: (520; 31.8; 3)

Chalk bracket (picking all higher seeds): (640; 89.8; 3)

America's bracket: (620; 81.6; 3)