Vote To Bring GameDay To Greenville
May 1, 2012
GREENVILLE, N.C. - Lee Corso, Kirk Herbstreit, Desmond Howard, Chris Fowler, the GameDay bus and Pirate Nation joining forces for the filming of a commercial? Yes. And you can make it happen.
For the first time, ESPN College GameDay will be filming one of its commercials on a campus selected by fans. The winning school, decided solely on votes cast, will be featured in a College GameDay ad that will run on the ESPN family of networks this fall.
The voting, which will include fans from more than 120 schools, takes places over a 10-day span that begins Tuesday at noon and continues through May 10 at 11:59 p.m. Individuals are allowed to vote one time per day at GameDayVote.com, m.GameDayVote.com on mobile devices or Facebook.com/collegegameday. All the votes cast when the promotion originally began, on Monday, April 23, have been cleared and the contest is set to restart on Tuesday, May 1.
The winning school will be announced soon after the May 10 deadline.
On the field, the Pirates return seven offensive and seven defensive starters for head coach Ruffin McNeill'sthird season. East Carolina will open the 2012 campaign Sept. 1 with a home contest against Appalachian State.