Football Fridays: August 25-October 27



  1. Find the West Virginia Lottery’s FOOTBALL FRIDAY Contest on Facebook™ starting on Friday August 25, 2023 and continuing each Friday through the months of September and October.
  2. Players enter and agree to the rules by following the prompt within the post, which can include but is not limited to, commenting, tagging, selfies, or trivia questions.


  1. Winner(s) will win specified amount of tickets for particular game of week.
  2. All participants will simply follow given prompt on contest post as entry. All qualifying responses will be considered entries and constitute the individual’s acceptance of the rules. The West Virginia Lottery reserves the right to disqualify any entry deemed offensive or inappropriate, or adjust the rules for any unforeseen circumstances that may occur. Notification of disqualification shall not be provided to the player. No cash equivalent shall be awarded in place of the prizes.
  3. The winner for FOOTBALL FRIDAY will be selected via random computerized drawing.
August 25 Marshall vs. Albany, Saturday Sept. 2
September 1 WVU vs. Duquesne, Saturday Sept. 9
September 8 WVU vs. Texas Tech, Saturday Sept. 23
September 15 Marshall vs. Old Dominion, Saturday Sept. 30
September 22 Marshall vs. James Madison, Thursday Oct. 19
September 29 WVU vs. Oklahoma State, Saturday Oct. 21
October 6 Marshall vs. Georgia Southern, Saturday Nov. 11
October 13 WVU vs. BYU, Saturday Nov. 4
October 20 WVU vs. Cincinnati, Saturday Nov. 18
October 27 Marshall vs. Arkansas State, Saturday Nov. 25


ENTRY DEADLINES & DRAW DATES: The deadline to enter is each Friday by 7:00PM and entries will be entered into a computer software drawing system and a random selection will take place the following Monday (or Tuesday, if the WV Lottery offices are observing a holiday) at 9:00am. The winners will be contacted via private message via the Facebook account that was used to enter the contest.

PRIZE FULFILLMENT: Winner(s) will be contacted via direct message by the Facebook account used to enter the contest. Winners have until 24 hours to confirm and respond or the next alternate will be contacted and original winner will be voided. Please remember that the Lottery will never contact you and ask for money to fulfill a prize. If you are unsure of any emails, direct messages, or phone calls, please call the West Virginia Lottery at 800-WVA-CASH for verification of any call you might suspect.

ELIGIBILITY: This contest is open to all persons who are 18 years of age or older and a resident of West Virginia. Employees of the West Virginia Lottery and immediate family members of all such employees, and other restricted persons are not eligible to participate. Tickets are not transferrable and will be listed in winner’s name with identification required to receive.

GENERAL RELEASE: By entering the giveaway, each person releases the West Virginia Lottery and each of its employees or representatives from any liability whatsoever for any claims, costs, injuries, losses, or damages of any kind arising out of or in connection with this giveaway or with the acceptance, possession, or use of any prize. The West Virginia Lottery is not responsible for any electronic or computer failure that impacts an individual’s attempt at entry.

PRIVACY: The West Virginia Lottery is committed to maintaining your trust by protecting your personal information that is collected. The West Virginia Lottery will not share, sell or reproduce personal information to any third party organization. Any and all contact in relationship to this entry process will be in the form of prize notification directly from the West Virginia Lottery. Winner will be required to provide full name, date of birth, and a mailing address.

SPONSOR/ADMINISTRATOR: The sponsor and administrator of the virtual event is The West Virginia Lottery, 900 Pennsylvania Ave., Charleston, WV, 25302.
This virtual event giveaway is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with, Facebook™. You understand that you are providing your information to the West Virginia Lottery and not to Facebook™. The information that you provide will only be used in the event you are selected as a winner.

  1. By submitting an entry, entrant agrees to the rules set forth in this document, West Virginia Lottery Rules, and West Virginia State and Federal Law. Void where prohibited.
    2. I give and grant for an unlimited period of time to the West Virginia Lottery, its affiliated companies, vendors, successors and assigns, (collectively, West Virginia Lottery) [the right to film, videotape, photograph, record, exhibit, publish, post, edit, and otherwise use and reuse my first name, last name initial, voice, picture, portrait, image, appearance, and likeness], in whole or in part and in original or modified form and motion, alone or in conjunction with other photographs, artwork, text, film or videotape, in all media and types of advertising or commercial promotion and in any lawful manner in
    West Virginia Lottery’s sole discretion, without geographic limit. I understand and agree that I will not receive any compensation as a result of any use of my name or likeness as described herein, and the West Virginia Lottery has no obligation to make use of any of the rights set forth herein.
    3. I agree that all photographs, other images and recordings of me used and taken by the West Virginia
    Lottery are owned by it and may be used in conjunction with advertisements or commercial promotions; and I further agree that the West Virginia Lottery has the exclusive right to use such commercial promotions in whatever way it wishes, and the West Virginia Lottery may copyright material or make derivative work containing the same. If I should receive any recording, print, negative or other copy thereof, I will not authorize its used by anyone else, and I waive any right of privacy or publicity that I may otherwise have with regard to any commercial promotion by the West Virginia Lottery and any derivative work of any such commercial promotion. I agree that no advertisement or other material need be submitted to me for approval, and the West Virginia Lottery will be without liability to me for any distortion or illusionary effect resulting from the publication or used of my first name, last name initial, voice, picture, portrait or likeness.
    4. I forever release and discharge the West Virginia Lottery from any and all liability, claims, actions, and demands arising out of or in connection with the above-referenced promotional event and/or the use or reuse of my appearance, likeness, first name, last name initial, voice, including without limitation, any and all claims based on defamation, invasion of privacy or libel.