UK Nominated for 2nd Game Changing Performance
A 2007 NCAA College football season full of huge upsets added yet another great performance to the list when the 17th-ranked University of Kentucky pulled off a thrilling triple overtime win over top-ranked Louisiana State University. Tied at 37 at the end of double overtime, the Wildcats delivered the game winner when quarterback Andre Woodson hit a wide open Steve Johnson for the score, earning Kentucky their second Pontiac Game Changing Performance nomination.
Now it is up to Kentucky fans to determine if the Wildcats earned the “Pontiac Game Changing Performance” for the seventh week of the 2007 NCAA® Football Season. UK fans can go to , where they can view video clips of the four finalists and vote for their favorite play. Voting begins on Sunday morning and ends at midnight on Wednesday. ESPN will announce this week’s “Pontiac Game Changing Performance” winner, on Thursday night, during the Pontiac Performance Halftime Report.
The winning university earns a $5,000 contribution from Pontiac to their general scholarship fund. Additionally, the winning play will be nominated for the “Pontiac Game Changing Performance of the Year” and the chance to win a $100,000 General Scholarship from Pontiac.
“Awarding more than $1 million since its inception, the Pontiac Game Changing Performance program continues to be a great example of how passionate fans can have a positive impact academically and athletically by generating scholarship dollars for university-wide programs,” said Kirk Herbstreit, ESPN GameDay Analyst.
In addition, each week one lucky individual who visits pontiac.com/ncaa, will also win a $5,000 scholarship for them self or their family. In total, Pontiac will provide $300,000 worth of scholarships to universities and individuals throughout the season.
For full program details, visit .