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Five Points Association offering cash for positive GameDay sign

Kirk Herbstreit, Desmond Howard, and Chris Fowler prep for broadcast Friday morning. Kirk Herbstreit, Desmond Howard, and Chris Fowler prep for broadcast Friday morning.
COLUMBIA, SC (WIS) -

With the memory of a particularly violent weekend fresh on many people's minds, the Five Points Association is hoping for some positive national exposure and they want an assist from a willing University of South Carolina student or two.

The association is offering $300 in cash to anyone attending Saturday morning's broadcast of ESPN's College GameDay who creates a positive sign that includes the words "5 Points."

Students are asked to take a picture of their sign and email it to merritt@fivepointscolumbia.com before 10 a.m. Saturday and then try their best to make sure their sign is seen on the air.

The broadcast is scheduled for 9 a.m. - 12 noon on the Horseshoe.

The association will pay the first five students whose signs make it onto the broadcast. Sid and Nancy and Revente have also offered gift certificates.

Click here for more information and directions for claiming your prizes.

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