LEHI, Utah – The NCAA Tournament is down to the Final Four, and although no Utah teams remain, a Utah dentist is still in it.
Out of 14.7 million brackets, Chris Jacobsen was in a two-way tie for first place in ESPN’s Tournament Challenge.
No matter how nice the place looks or how friendly Jacobsen is with his patients, no one really likes going to the dentist.
“It’s hard sometimes because you’re not the most popular person,” said Jacobsen with a laugh.
He enjoys his job though, especially when he knows he’s helping people in his Lehi office.
“I love people and getting to meet new people every day,” he said. “Every little filling feels like an art project, strangely enough.”
However, it’s his latest project that’s truly a work of art.
“I never suspected it,” said Jacobsen with another laugh. “Like, I wasn’t even really checking how well I was doing …