Feb. 27, 2002
TUCSON, Ariz. - The University of Arizona Athletics Department, ALLTEL and Kyocera are giving Arizona Basketball fans a chance to "Take Home the Lute." On February 28 at the Stanford vs. Arizona game, each fan entering McKale Memorial Center will receive a flier. At half time, one lucky flier color will be announced and 3,000 fans holding the lucky color fliers will win a limited edition Lute Olson bobblehead doll.
Fans who cannot attend the Stanford game can still "Take Home the Lute." ALLTEL is pleased to announce that beginning February 28, ALLTEL customers can purchase the Lute Olson bobblehead doll at any Tucson-area ALLTEL retail store for only $10 (limit two dolls per existing customer). ALLTEL will donate all proceeds to the Arizona Cancer Center to benefit the Bobbi Olson Endowment for ovarian cancer research.
Fans who are not current ALLTEL customers can activate new service on any rate plan of $29.95 per month or more and get a FREE Coach Olson bobblehead, FREE Kyocera 2035 digital phone and FREE activation (one doll per new activation, while supplies last).
"We are pleased to support Arizona Athletics and have enjoyed our partnership with Coach Olson," said, Mike Trafton, ALLTEL Market Area President. ALLTEL is the Official Wireless Partner of Arizona Athletics. Since 1999, Coach Olson has served as an official spokesperson for ALLTEL.
ALLTEL, with more than 10 million communications customers and $7.6 billion in annual revenues, is a leader in the communications and information services industries. ALLTEL has communications customers in 24 states and provides information services to telecommunications, financial and mortgage clients in more than 50 countries.