BIG EAST Men's Basketball Tournament Contest Rules

Contestant Rules

Who Can Enter

1. Entrants must be legal residents of New York, New Jersey, Pennsylvania or Connecticut who are 18 years of age or older and have lawful access to the Internet with a valid e-mail address.

2. Employees of Fox Television Stations, LLC. (“Sponsor”), and their affiliates, advertising and promotion agencies and the immediate family members of such employees, are ineligible.

How to Enter
1. No purchase is necessary to enter or win, only one entry per contestant. In the event of a dispute, Sponsor will deem each entry to have been submitted by the holder of the e-mail account from which it was sent.

2. Beginning at 7am on Monday, February 22, 2016 promotional spots will air directing viewers to the contest. Contestants will follow all instructions to complete the online giveaway entry form at Contestant must provide name, phone number, and email address to be entered for an opportunity to win. Deadline for entry is 11:59pm on Thursday, March 3, 2016.
Sponsor is not responsible for error, omission, interruption, deletion, defect, delay in operations or transmission, theft or destruction or unauthorized access to or alterations of entry materials, or technical, network, telephone equipment, electronic, computer, hardware, or software malfunctions of any kind, or inaccurate transmission of or failure to receive entry, winner(s) or other contest information by Sponsor or entrants for any reason whatsoever. Sponsor is also not responsible for any injury or damage to any entrant’s or any other person’s computer related to or resulting from playing or downloading any materials in the Contest or for entries that are late, misdirected or incomplete. All entries become the property of Sponsor and will not be returned. CAUTION: ANY ATTEMPT BY AN ENTRANT TO DELIBERATELY DAMAGE ANY WEB SITE OR UNDERMINE THE LEGITIMATE OPERATIONS OF THE CONTEST IS A VIOLATION OF THE CRIMINAL AND CIVIL LAWS, AND SHOULD SUCH AN ATTEMPT BE MADE, THE SPONSOR RESERVES THE RIGHT TO SEEK DAMAGES FROM ANY SUCH ENTRANT TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW. Sponsor reserves the right to cancel or modify the contest if it becomes technically corrupted.

The Prize(s)

1. On or around Friday, March 4, 2016 one winner will be chosen at random. The winner will receive four (4) Tickets (ARV $150 each) and four (4) T-Shirts (ARV $25 each) to the BIG EAST Men’s Basketball Tournament on March 12th at Madison Square Garden. Prize provided by BIG EAST Men’s Basketball Tournament.

2. The winner will be notified by e-mail and/or phone and will be required to sign and return a contest Release affidavit and W-9 within one business day of the date of notification or they will be disqualified. If a prize or prize notification is returned to Sponsor or its designated agent as undeliverable, then the prize will be awarded to an alternate winner selected based on the same criterion as the original winner if, in Sponsor’s reasonable discretion, time permits. Except where prohibited by law, entry constitutes permission to use winners’ names, hometowns, likenesses, and photographs for online posting, and/or any advertising and publicity without additional compensation.

3. Prizes cannot be redeemed for cash or substituted for any other items by the winner. The winner cannot assign or transfer prize. Sponsor reserves the right to substitute a comparable prize of like or greater value, including cash, for any prize, for any reason.

4. The winner is responsible for all local, county, state, and federal taxes on prizes based on the value of the prize set forth in these rules.

5. Contestants are eligible to win only one prize with a value of $50 or more within any 90-day period, regardless of the number of contests entered.

Odds of Winning Miscellaneous

1. Odds of winning depend solely on the number of valid entries.

2. Complete giveaway rules are available starting Monday, February 22, 2016 through Friday, March 4, 2016 during normal business hours at WNYW-TV, 205 East 67 Street, New York, NY 10065 or online at through Monday April 4, 2016. 

3. For the name of the prize winner, send a separate, self-addressed, stamped envelope at least 1 week after the end of the giveaway to: Sales Promotion, WNYW-TV, 205 East 67 Street, New York, NY 10065.
4. This giveaway is subject to all applicable laws and regulations and is void where prohibited or restricted by law, including without limitation, in jurisdictions requiring registration, filing, trust account, or posting of a bond, or any other requirements or disclosures that are not expressly satisfied by these rules.

5. By entering, participants represent that they are eligible, and that their entry materials are original, and agree (a) to be bound by these rules and the decisions of the judges, (b) to release Sponsor, its parent, subsidiaries, affiliates, directors, officers, employees, and agents from any and all liability for any injuries, losses, or damages of any kind caused by any prize or resulting from acceptance, possession, use, or misuse of any prize, and (c) to Sponsor’s use of participants’ personal information as described in Sponsor’s Terms of Use and Privacy Policy located at
6. This giveaway is not sponsored, endorsed, administered by or associated with Facebook. Entry information is provided to Sponsor, not to Facebook. Entrants release Facebook from any and all liability for any injuries, losses, or damages of any kind related to this giveaway.

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