NE Celebrity Charity Challenge will feature former Husker Athletes

A night to remember in Lincoln, Nebraska as legendary Huskers ranging from all sports, along with other professional athletes come together for one electric game of hoops! Be there, Saturday August 17th, 2013 at the Pershing Center for the Nebraska Celebrity Charity Basketball Challenge. Among those scheduled to participate are Jordan Burroughs, Eric Crouch, Jordan Larson, and Tommy Frazier.

The fun begins outside the Pershing Center with a Pre-Game Lot Party featuring live radio broadcasts, live performances, shoot around games, contests giveaways and more from 3 p.m. until the Pershing Center doors open at 6 p.m. Following the challenge, celebrities and athletes will be available for a post-game autographs, to give fans an opportunity to get up close and personal with their favorite stars.

It's all for a good cause – a portion of the event's proceeds will benefit area non-profit organizations, including The Alexis Project, Team Avery, Teammates of Nebraska and the Foundation for Lincoln Public Schools.

Channel 8 KLKN-TV is giving away a four pack of tickets to five winners.  Just look below for official rules and the official online entry form.  The deadline is August 14th at noon.  Winners must pick up tickets on Thursday or Friday.