(NEXSTAR) – Does Krispy Kreme have a gambling problem?
The donut chain announced this week that customers can redeem a dozen free donuts — yes, a whole dozen — if any of the upcoming college basketball championship games are “decided by a dozen” points.
If indeed the final score is decided by exactly 12 points, everyone in the United States will qualify for a dozen free original drinks at participating Krispy Kreme locations for one day only on April 5.
Customers wishing to take advantage of the offer need only pay sales tax. Other restrictions also apply.
As Krispy Kreme notes, it’s not entirely uncommon for an NCAA championship game to be decided by 12 points. This happened in the men’s and women’s championship games in 2002, as well as seven other times in NCAA history.
Can’t wait for the league games? Participating Krispy Kreme locations are also offering free glazed donuts (one per customer) for any guest who shows “evidence of busted or booming support.” Others can redeem a dozen Original Glazed for $1 with any other purchase of another dozen donuts if they sign up for Krispy Kreme’s Sweet Rewards program before April 2.
The 2022 NCAA Women’s Championship is scheduled for Sunday, April 3 at 8 p.m. EST. The 2022 NCAA Men’s Championship is scheduled for Monday, April 4 at 9:20 p.m. EST.