The bet heard 'round the world: St. Paul Saints GM owes someone $10,000

Never bet against a 16-seed in the NCAA Tournament.

We don't know how much money St. Paul Saints General Manager Derek Sharrar has in his bank account, but it's about to be depleted by a cool $10,000. 

Earlier this week, the Saints sent out a tweet saying Sharrar had agreed to pay a random winner $10,000 if any of the 16 seeds upset a 1-seed in the NCAA Tournament. All anyone had to do to qualify was retweet their tweet. 

Well, it happened when the University of Maryland, Baltimore County destroyed Virginia by 20 points on Friday night. 

Needless to say, the Saints' Twitter account was blowing up with many of the 6,000 people who actually retweeted the tweet letting the team know that it's gonna have to pay up, which they'll glad do with a live drawing on Tuesday at 1 p.m. 

The odds were certainly in the Saints' favor considering 16 seeds were a combined 0-135 in the NCAA Tournament prior to UMBC's historic upset. 

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