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Wisconsin at Nebraska - Sat., Oct.
The Wisconsin Badgers invade Memorial Stadium on Saturday,
Oct. 10 to meet the Huskers in a Big Ten Conference battle. The Las Vegas
Nebraskans Club will be hosting the telecast of the game and Welcomes all
Nebraska fans to our TV viewing location.. Bentley's Bar & Grill (formerly Nikki
Lee's), the Official Husker TV Viewing Headquarters, located at 2540 E.
Sunset, just east of Eastern Ave. on Sunset and across the street from Sunset
Park. For our out-of-town visitors, Bentley's is a short cab ride, just three
miles east of the Las Vegas strip. Enjoy the game that can be viewed on four
large screens (including the new 12' Ultra Vision screen) or 13 over-sized flat
screens, all dedicated to the Nebraska game.
The kickoff is set for 12:30pm. Suggest arrival: 45
minutes before kickoff. No table reservations or guaranteed seating.
While there is no charge to watch the game at Bentley's the
Las Vegas Nebraskans Club strongly urges all attendees to assist the club by
purchasing raffle tickets and/or club decorated merchandise. "Nebraska prizes"
will be raffled each game. The revenue from the sale of raffle tickets and
merchandise goes toward:
* The costs involved with the televised games
* Contributes to cover the expense of the radio broadcasts
* Funds the scholarship programs, promoted by the Las Vegas
* Supports the club's community and civic activities.
Win Two Tickets - Michigan State at NU: The LVN
Club will be selling chances for two tickets for the Michigan State at Nebraska
game that will be played on Nov. 7 in Lincoln. The cost is $10 per registration.
The drawing will take place following the Northwestern game on Saturday, Oct.
24. The winner does not have to be present to win the tickets.
Don't Be Confused - The drawing for the pair of
Michigan State tickets is separate from our usual weekly game day raffles. The
tickets for our regular raffle are 10 tickets for $5. There are 10 prizes each
week and the winning numbers are posted by halftime on a large easel board near
the merchandise table.
Policies at Bentley's: Children are welcome
when accompanied by an adult. There is NO SMOKING on game days.
Other reminders: NO OUTSIDE FOOD OR DRINK CAN BE BROUGHT INTO THE
ESTABLISHMENT. NO SOLICITATION OF ANY OUTSIDE GOODS OR SERVICES.
Seating Policy: With the crowds that attend the
televised games, the Las Vegas Nebraskans Board has the following policy. "If
you occupy a booth or table at Bentley's with less bodies than what is
recommended for that particular booth or table, you will probably be asked to
have fellow Husker fans join you." "MEET SOME NEW FRIENDS."
Game Day - Hear the Huskers on Radio: Be
listening on Sat. Oct. 10, at 12-Noon on Fox Sports Radio (1340 on the AM dial)
for 30-minutes of pre-game programming followed by the exciting play-by-play
broadcast of the game at 12:30pm. You can also listen to the game on the
Internet at Huskers.com. Show your support of the radio broadcasts by purchasing
goods and services from our sponsors. For a complete listing of the advertisers,
look on this web site - Click on "Radio
Congratulations to the Las Vegas Nebraskans
- The University of Nebraska's Alumni Association annually holds a Leadership
Conference for alumni chapter leaders. During this year's meeting, held in
Lincoln the last weekend in September, the Las Vegas Nebraskans won for the
award for Excellence in Communications. This award, one of only five areas of
achievement, honors the group that has done an excellent job of publicizing
their activities, raising the awareness of the club within their respective
communities and the Nebraska Alumni Association.
This is the third award the Las Vegas Nebraskans Club has won in the past four
years. In 2012, the group won for Activities/Services & Programs. In 2014, the
LVN Club received the award for promoting Scholarships, raising funds and
creating a diversification of scholarships for students that attend UNL.
Congratulations to the members and officers of the Las Vegas Nebraskans Club.
Approximately 90 alumni support groups are affiliated with the University of