2017 NAISMITH AWARDS COLLEGE PLAYER OF THE YEAR AND WERNER LADDER COLLEGE COACH OF THE YEAR FAN VOTE
RULE 1. ELIGIBILITY AND HOW TO VOTE
NO PURCHASE NECESSARY. To vote, visit www.naismithtrophy.com and follow the online instructions for entering. Voting begins at 12:01 AM (EDT) on March 20, 2017 and ends at 11:59 PM (EDT) on March 31, 2017. Voting a) is limited to one (1) vote per day per person per unique login via email; and b) is open to international voting.
RULE 2. NO PRIZES
No prizes will be awarded to voters.
RULE 3. VOTING PROCESS
Naismith Awards for the College Player of the Year and College Coach of the Year are limited to those candidates that have been determined “Naismith Award National Finalists” by the Atlanta Tipoff Club.
RULE 4. VOTING RESULTS
Voting ends at 11:59 PM (EDT) on March 31 2017. The name of the Men’s and Women’s College Coach and Men’s and Women’s College Player with the most votes will account for 5% of the overall vote. Results of the fan vote will be tabulated and certified by Aprio, formerly Habif, Arogeti & Wynne, the largest full-service, independent CPA-led business advisory firm based in Atlanta, Georgia.
RULE 5. CONDITIONS OF PARTICIPATION
By participating, you agree to these rules, the applicable privacy policies, and the terms and conditions, which shall be final and legally binding in all matters relating to this voting. The Atlanta Tipoff Club reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to modify, cancel or suspend part or all of this voting should viruses, bugs, non-authorized human intervention or other causes beyond its control impair the administration, security, fairness or proper play of the vote. Voting may also be temporarily suspended due to routine site, server or network maintenance. If cancelled or terminated early, the Atlanta Tipoff Club will determine the winner by tallying the votes that, in its sole discretion, finds to be valid at the time of termination or cancellation. If suspended, the Atlanta Tipoff Club will determine the winner by tallying the votes that, in its sole discretion, finds to be valid at the time of suspension and the votes accumulated when voting resumes. The Atlanta Tipoff Club is not responsible for technical, hardware, software or telephone failures of any kind, lost or unavailable network connections, fraud, incomplete, garbled or delayed computer transmissions, whether caused by participants, or by any of the equipment or programming associated with or utilized in the promotion or by any technical or human error which may occur in the processing of submissions which may damage a user’s system or limit a participant’s ability to participate in the promotion. The Atlanta Tipoff Club may prohibit a participant from taking part in the vote or disqualify a participant’s vote if, in its sole discretion, it determines that said participant is attempting to undermine the legitimate operation of the vote by cheating, hacking, deception, or other unfair playing practices (including the use of automated quick entry programs) or intending to annoy, abuse, or threaten any other participant. Void where prohibited and subject to federal, state and local laws.
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