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Jaguar fans encouraged to Pledge Their Allegiance to SU by registering on espn.com/collegecolorsday - Thursday, August 2, 2012
| Southern University is
participating in the inaugural Pledge Your Allegiance for College Colors
Day spirit competition and is asking for fan support to help win the
prestigious College Colors Day Spirit Cup and $10,000 toward the general
By visiting www.espn.com/collegecolorsday,
Jaguar fans can register to pledge their allegiance to SU as the school
with the most college spirit and loyal fan base. All registrants are
entered to win weekly $50 gift cards from ESPN Shop and one of two grand
prizes including a $500 college shopping spree at ESPN Shop.
want to encourage all students, alumni, staff, and fans to show their
support for the Jaguars by registering for Southern University as the
institution with the most school spirit," said Ronald Mason Jr,
president, Southern University System. "With colleges and universities
across the country vying for this top award, it is important that our
fans visit www.espn.com/collegecolorsday and register for SU."
Web site-based rivalry competition, which includes 165 participating
colleges and universities and is an element of this year's 2012 College
Colors Day celebration, will run through the entire month leading up to
College Colors Day on August 31. Throughout the competition, standings
will be tracked nationally, as well as by conference.
Colors Day is an annual celebration dedicated to promoting the
traditions and spirit that embody the college experience by encouraging
fans across America to wear their favorite college or university apparel
throughout the day on Friday, August 31.
The inaugural national
spirit competition is presented by The Collegiate Licensing Company
(CLC), a division of IMG College, and NCAA Football.
excited to engage fans in the first-ever College Colors Day spirit
rivalry competition on ESPN.com," said Catherine Gammon, senior vice
president- brand development, The Collegiate Licensing Company, a
division of IMG College. "We encourage all fans to cast their pledge and
spread the word with fellow fans to ensure their favorite school is
crowned the winner of the College Colors Day Spirit Cup."
Jaguar Fans are also encouraged to share the Pledge Your Allegiance for College Colors Day competition through Facebook.