4 Quarters Pick ‘Em Contest Rules

4 Quarters Pick ‘Em CONTEST RULES on KOZN (1620 The Zone)

These contest rules are specific to the above contest conducted by NRG Media, LLC d/b/a KOZN (the “Station”). Except to the extent specifically set forth below with respect to this specific contest, the Station’s general contest rules apply to this contest as well. A copy of these specific contest rules and the Station’s general contest rules are available at the Station’s studio at 5011 Capitol Ave., Omaha, NE 68132, during regular business hours and on the contest page on the Station’s website at www.1620TheZone.com. To the extent that the general contest rules differ from these rules, these rules will govern and control with respect to this Contest.

No purchase is necessary.  Void where prohibited by law.

Contest period: Monday, August 26, 2019 – Friday, November 22, 2019. All entries must be received and recorded during the Sweepstakes Period.

How to enter: There are four ways to enter:

  1. Listen for the cue to call in local programming on the Zone. Each Monday thru Friday Severe & Benning in the Morning 6 a.m.-10 a.m., the Gary Sharp Show 10 a.m.-2 p.m. and Unsportsmanlike Conduct 2 p.m.-6 p.m. will give one cue to call during the program. They will announce which number caller will be qualified to enter the Grand Prize drawing.
  2. There will be an additional opportunity to qualify each weekday between the hours of 6 a.m.–6 p.m. on 1620 The Zone’s official Facebook page. One specific post each weekday will give listeners the opportunity to enter by commenting on the post within a 60 minute timeframe.  One listener will be selected at random from all the comment entries with the allotted timeframe.
  3. Listeners can also enter through 1620 The Zone’s online listener’s club at 1620TheZone.com. One qualifier will be selected each weekday.
  4. Listeners who don’t want to join the club may enter by mail: send entry to “KOZN 4 Quarters Pick ‘Em” Contest, KOZN, 5011 Capitol Ave., Omaha, NE 68132. Include your name, address, telephone number, email and date of birth. Mail entries must arrive before 5 p.m. Friday, November 15, 2019. All mail in entries received in time will be added to the listener clubs entries.

Odds of winning depend on the number of entries.

The Station will draw one Grand Prize contestant at random from all entrants every Monday for the duration of the promotion.

The weekly Grand Prize winner will select the winner of 4 games of their choice for that week against the spread, Division I college or NFL, for their 4 game Pick ‘Em.  Bet lines would be announced by hosts from the same official line outlet weekly, the Pinnacle Line at Pregame.com. Listeners could pick from any Division I college or NFL games with a line that Thursday through the following Wednesday.  One contingency pick will also be made for postponed or canceled games.  The contingency pick can only be used in the case of a postponed or canceled game.  If more than one of your picks is canceled or postponed there will be no make-up date or make-up week allowed, and the Grand Prize of $1,620 will not be awarded that week.

To win, the Grand Prize contestant must pick all 4 games correctly to win $1,620.  If any of the four games are not correct there is no cash prize.  Weekly Grand Prize contestant may receive a consolation prize subject to availability.

Prize: Each weekly qualifying prize is a Varsity Sports Café and Roman Coin Pizza $25 gift card.  Each weekly Grand Prize is $1,620 cash.  Not transferable.

Eligibility: Employees of companies and the sponsors involved, NRG Media and their affiliates, subsidiaries, advertising and promotion agencies and their immediate families and/or those living in the same household of each are not eligible. Contestants must be age (21) or older. Contestants must also be legal residents of Iowa or Nebraska.  Only one prize will be awarded per household within 30 days of any prior acquirement of a prize from the NRG Media Omaha family of stations.

All qualifiers will be notified by a phone call to the number provided in their entry submission. Prize winners shall be required to sign an affidavit of eligibility, release and indemnification. This affidavit attests that the contestant meets the eligibility requirements and releases Station, NRG Media and its sponsors from liability in connection with the contest and prize. Entry into the contest grants the right to NRG Media and participating sponsors to use winner’s name, voice and likeness and consent to live interviews without further compensation or time limitations.

Laws and Conditions: Void where prohibited by law. All federal, state and local laws apply. Any applicable federal, state and local taxes on the prizes, including on-air prizes, are the sole responsibility of the winner. Winners may be required to sign an IRS Form 1099 or the equivalent.

Limitations: The Station is not responsible for a contestant’s inability to complete a telephone call within a specified time or visit the website, whether due to telephone/computer equipment malfunction, disconnection, busy lines or other circumstances. Contest sponsors are not responsible for a contestant’s inability to acquire transportation to a location to register for an event, personal circumstances prohibiting participation in a contest or other circumstances beyond their control.  Winner may make no substitution or transfer of prize. The Station reserves the right to make changes to the rules of the contest, which will become effective upon announcement.  Nothing in any Contest is intended to create or imply any contractual, fiduciary or other rights for the contestant or obligations, except as expressly stated by the Station.

All participants, by registration, agree to release the Station, NRG Media and all contest sponsors, each of their respective affiliates, suppliers, distributors and advertising, promotional or judging agencies from any and all liability, claims or actions of any kind whatsoever for injuries, damages or losses to persons and property which may be sustained in connection with the receipt, ownership or use of the prize or while preparing for, participating in, and/or traveling to any prize-related activity.  It is the contestant’s responsibility to act in a reasonable manner and to comply with all applicable laws in connection with the receipt, ownership or use of the prize or while preparing for, participating in, and/or traveling to any prize-related activity.

Eligibility is further determined by, and compliance with, all specific rules stated for each Contest.  The Station, in its sole discretion, reserves the right to modify and correct any clerical or other errors in the Contest, contest rules or otherwise, including any pending misinterpretation or misunderstanding.  Contest may be ended or cancelled at any time without prior notice.

Failure to comply with the contest rules may result in a contestant’s disqualification. Decisions of the Station are final. Odds of winning any prize depend upon the number of eligible entries received.

A list of winners and complete rules shall be available 30 days from the conclusion of the contest. Send a stamped, self-addressed envelope to: KOZN Promotions Director – 5011 Capitol Avenue, Omaha, NE 68132.

Sponsored by Varsity Sports Café and Roman Coin Pizza and KOZN-AM.