50/50 Rules and FAQ
Tickets are $5 each.
Raffle Ticket Sales End – February 24th at 5:45 pm ET (during the second half of the game)
Livestream Ticket Drawing – February 24th at 6 pm ET
Prizes MUST be claimed within 30 days after the day the winning ticket is pulled. Unclaimed prizes will be donated back to Commonwealth Causes.
Commonwealth Causes is a non-profit 501c3 – Gaming License # ORG0002761
The Men’s Basketball Gameday 50/50 NIL Raffle is a raffle, with 50% of the pot going to the winner and a portion of the remaining 50% benefiting Commonwealth Causes, a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization. Commonwealth Causes gaming license #ORG0002761.
Good news!! You do not need to present to play or win! Play from home, on the road, or from your seat at Rupp Arena!
The winning ticket will be announced in numerous places:
- Livestreamed ticket drawing at commonwealthcauses.org/watch
- On our Winners page at commonwealthcauses.org/winners
- Commonwealth Causes YouTube page – https://www.youtube.com/@kycauses
- Winning ticket will be posted on the Commonwealth Causes social media channels @kycauses on Instagram, Facebook and X.
- Winning ticket will be announced on the UK Sports Network post-game radio show
- Winning ticket number will be posted on the UK Sports Network social media channels
All participants must be at least 18 years of age or older to play. All participants must hold a valid US Social Security card to claim a prize. All prizes over $599 will be paid by check, and the recipient will be issued a W-2G. For prizes over $4,999, Commonwealth Causes will withhold 24% in Federal taxes and 5% in Kentucky taxes per Federal and State requirements. Prize winners who fail to comply with eligibility rules will forfeit the prize.