Pike's Overtime TD Pass To Alli One Of Four Pontiac Game Changing Performances

Nov. 9, 2008


Tony Pike's two-yard overtime touchdown pass to Kazeem Alli in UC's 26-23 upset win over No. 20/23 West Virginia Saturday night in Morgantown, W.Va., has been selected as one of four Pontiac Game Changing Performances by the ESPN College GameDay Crew.

Every week ESPN’s College GameDay Crew selects four “Pontiac Game Changing Performance” plays and encourages fans to go online to vote for their favorite play. The winning school will receive a $5,000 general scholarship contribution from Pontiac.

The four nominees for week 11 of the 2008 NCAA® Football Season are Alabama, Cincinnati, Georgia, and Iowa.

UC fans can go HERE to vote on this week's game-changing performance and help UC earn a $5,000 contribution to its general scholarship fund.


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 G6 Halftime Report.

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 Contribution from Pontiac.

Each week one lucky individual who visits pontiac.com/ncaa, will also win a $5,000 scholarship for them self or someone in their family.

“Awarding $1.5 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 Rece Davis, ESPN.