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U.S. Cellular Husker Fantasy Camp Sweepstakes Will Provide Dozen Winners With Late October On-Field Experience at Husker Football Home

LINCOLN, Nebraska, July 17, 2017 – It is time to prepare for punt, pass and kick – adult style.

The fourth annual U.S. Cellular Husker Fantasy Camp Sweepstakes will bring 12 fans and their guests through the team tunnel at Memorial Stadium and on to the field for drills on Oct. 28. Fantasy camp participants also will hear a "chalk talk" from a Nebraska football legend and receive a shirt, lunch, playbook and souvenir photo.

There also will be weekly drawings for Husker team and autographed merchandise, Nebraska football tickets, a Samsung Gear S3 Classic Smartwatch and a Samsung Gear VR Virtual Reality Headset.

"As the official wireless sponsor of Husker Nation, we are excited to offer this unique opportunity for Nebraska football fans," said Mike Adams, U.S. Cellular's director of sales for Nebraska and Iowa. "At U.S. Cellular, we strive to build a connection with our communities that extends beyond our business, and we look forward to having a memorable day at the stadium and providing 12 lucky fans with an unforgettable experience."

Fans also will have an opportunity to virtually experience Memorial Stadium at several upcoming events. The Husker Fantasy Camp Virtual Reality Experience will provide an immersive, virtual reality viewing experience that takes people behind the scenes at Memorial Stadium for a peak at what it's like to be a Nebraska football player.

The Husker Fantasy Camp Virtual Reality Experience will be available throughout the summer. Some events include Husker Fan Day July 29 and the Capital City Ribfest Aug. 17-19 in Lincoln and the Nebraska State Fair Aug. 25-Sept. 4 in Grand Island.

Fans can enter the Husker Fantasy Camp Sweepstakes at www.camphusker.com or by visiting the virtual reality experience. The sweepstakes is open to legal residents of Nebraska, Iowa, Kansas and Missouri 19 years or older. No purchase is necessary to enter the sweepstakes, which runs through Sept. 15. Complete information on eligibility, entry and prizes is included in the Fantasy Camp's official rules at www.camphusker.com.

About U.S. Cellular
U.S. Cellular is the fifth-largest full-service wireless carrier in the United States, providing national network coverage and industry-leading innovations designed to elevate the customer experience. The Chicago-based carrier offers coverage where the other carriers don't and a wide range of communication services that enhance consumers' lives, increase the competitiveness of local businesses and improve the efficiency of government operations. U.S. Cellular has the Highest Wireless Network Quality Performance in the North Central Region, according to the J.D. Power 2016 U.S. Wireless Network Quality Performance Study, and 99 percent of customers have access to 4G LTE speeds. To learn more about U.S. Cellular, visit one of its retail stores or uscellular.com. To get the latest news, promos and videos, connect with U.S. Cellular on Facebook.com/uscellular, Twitter.com/uscellular and YouTube.com/uscellularcorp.


For more information, contact:
Kevin Schuster, Public Relations Counsel
Cell: 402.917.6001
E-mail: kschuster@lukaspartners.com

Katie Frey, U.S. Cellular
773.317.0002
E-mail: katie.frey@uscellular.com