Sept. 25, 2006
Early in the second quarter against Arizona State, with the Golden Bears holding a slim seven-point advantage, California wide receiver DeSean Jackson electrified the home crowd with an incredible 80-yard punt return. This play changed the momentum of the game and inspired a 49-21 victory for California while earning the Golden Bears a Pontiac Game Changing Performance nomination.
Now its up to Cal fans to determine if the Golden Bears earned the Pontiac Game Changing Performance for the fourth week of the 2006 NCAA Football Season. Cal fans can go to www.pontiac.com/ncaa, where they can view video clips of the four finalists and vote for their favorite play. Voting begins on Sunday morning and ends at midnight on Wednesday. ESPN will announce this weeks Pontiac Game Changing Performancewinner, on Thursday night, during the Pontiac Performance Halftime Report.
The winning university earns a $5,000 contribution from Pontiac to their general scholarship fund. Additionally, the winning play will be nominated for the Pontiac Game Changing Performance of the Yeain December. Pontiac will provide a $100,000 scholarship to the school selected by the fans as the Pontiac Game Changing Performance of the Year.
New to this year's program is that, each week one lucky individual who visits www.pontiac.com/ncaa, will also win a $5,000 scholarship for them self or their family. In total, Pontiac will provide over $200,000 worth of scholarships to universities and individuals throughout the season.
For full program details, visit www.pontiac.com/ncaa.