Friday, November 30, 2007 | Athletics
Casey?s General Stores Half-Court Shot


Casey’s General Stores Half-Court Shot

NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN.  YOU MUST BE AT LEAST 18 YEARS OLD TO PARTICIPATE.  VOID WHERE PROHIBITED BY LAW.  ONE ENTRY PER PERSON REGARDLESS OF METHOD OF ENTRY.

The Contest Runs:  Friday, December 7 – Friday, February 22, 2008


HOW TO ENTER:
One entry per person.  To enter, follow all instructions listed at www.mvc.org, observing all posted deadlines (see below).

CONTEST RULES:
1.    Casey’s General Stores AND Missouri Valley Conference, Inc. will conduct the contest on the above listed contest date for a chance to win the following grand prize:  $50,000 Cash.

2.    To register for a chance to participate in the half-court shot contest, visit www.mvc.org.  Each potential contestant must fill out an official entry blank for the chance to become an official finalist in the conditional grand prize contest.

3.     By Friday, February 22, the Missouri Valley Conference, Inc. will conduct a random drawing to determine the selected finalist.  The Missouri Valley Conference, Inc. will then notify the selected finalist on February 22.  The actual competition date will be Sunday, March 9, at approximately 12:30 p.m. Central at Scottrade Center in St. Louis, Missouri.

4.    The contest is open to persons 18 years of age and older with a valid driver’s license.  Employees of Casey’s General Stores, the Missouri Valley Conference, Inc. and other related sponsors, and their immediate families may not participate and are not eligible to win.  The term “immediate families” includes spouses, grandparents, parents, siblings, children and grandchildren.

5.    Persons who have won another contest or promotion of any kind from Casey’s General Stores and the Missouri Valley Conference, Inc. within 30 calendar days before the contest date are ineligible to win.

6.    Difficulties with getting to the Missouri Valley Conference, Inc. web site to enter the contest are not the responsibility of Casey’s General Stores and the Missouri Valley Conference, Inc.
 
7.    The selected finalist must successfully make a half-court shot.  All half-court shot attempts must be video-recorded clearly showing the flight of the ball from the contestant’s hands through the hoop on unedited videotape to be considered on an official finalist attempt.  Finalist cannot have ever been an Olympian, professional or semi-professional basketball player.  Finalist cannot have played college basketball in the last five years.  Finalist cannot have played high school basketball in the last five years.

8.    A total of one (1) finalist will have the opportunity to attempt a half-court shot for the chance to win the grand prize.  The finalist must be present at the date and time specified by the contest sponsor to be eligible to win.

9.    No practice attempts allowed.  Any practice attempts will void this contract.

10.    The chance to win the grand prize includes:

One (1) finalist will attempt to make a half-court shot from 45 feet in the conditional prize contest for the chance to win.  At the completion of the contest, if the official finalist successfully makes a half-court shot, that finalist will win the grand prize.  The prize does not cover any other expenses, including but not limited to tax, license, registration, fuel or repairs.  Casey’s General Stores and the Missouri Valley Conference, Inc. are not responsible and provides no warranties regarding the operation or use of the grand prize.  Other restrictions may apply.

11.    If there is a grand prize winner, the winner must come to Casey’s General Stores and the Missouri Valley Conference, Inc. at a mutually agreed date and time at least two weeks prior to the delivery of the grand prize to provide additional information, if necessary.

12.    As a winner of the grand prize, you will be required to sign a release form before your prize will be awarded.  Finalist will be responsible for all state, local and federal taxes, and therefore must present a valid Social Security Card before claiming his/her prize.

13.    As a grand prize winner, you acknowledge that Casey’s General Stores and the Missouri Valley Conference, Inc. and Single Swing Golf & Promotions, LLC have the right to, without further authorization, publicize your name, character likeness, photograph, voice, and the fact that you are a grand prize winner for promotional purposes without financial remuneration.

14.    There is no purchase necessary to enter or win the contest.  Void where prohibited.

15.    There will be no substitution for the cash prize.  Participation in the contest and the prize awarded are non-transferable.  Failure to collect the prize constitutes forfeiture of the prize.  If forfeited, the prize will remain the property of Casey’s General Stores and the Missouri Valley Conference, Inc.  Another finalist will not be selected.

16.    Casey’s General Stores and the Missouri Valley Conference, Inc. reserve the right to make rule or contest changes without notice at anytime.  Casey’s General Stores and the Missouri Valley Conference, Inc. also reserve the right to change the aforementioned dates without notice.

17.    The decision of Casey’s General Stores and Missouri Valley Conference, Inc. management in the interpretation of these rules is final.  By participating, the finalist agrees to be bound by the decisions of the judges and the official contest rules.

18.    If the winner is found in violation of the rules, he/she may be required to forfeit his/her prize.

19.    Casey’s General Stores and the Missouri Valley Conference, Inc., their representatives, agencies and employees, are not responsible for any liabilities arising directly or indirectly from the award or use of the grand prize.

20.    Casey’s General Stores and the Missouri Valley Conference, Inc., their representatives, agencies and employees, are not responsible for any changes or difficulties in travel, lodging, ticket arrangements, or prize delivery.