Battle Of The Fans: Covid-19 College Challenge launches

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EVANSVILLE, Ind. (WEHT) — There’s a new effort to raise funds for COVID-19 relief here in Southwestern Indiana.

Mayor Lloyd Winnecke announced the Battle Of The Fans: Covid-19 College Challenge Wednesday.

The fund drive will let fan bases of 14 colleges and universities with alumni in our region go head to head to raise money for more than 30 non-profits. Over the next four weeks, fans can contribute on behalf of their favorite university.

Eyewitness News’ Brad Byrd is co-captain with Lance Wilkerson representing Ball State University.

Thursday night at 9 on the CW-7, Brad will be joined by Bill Bussing and Ben Trockman live on InDEPTH who have been the driving force behind this friendly and intense competition.

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