The Fastbreakers will hold their first Roundball Run, April 27.
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Fastbreakers to Hold First Roundball Run

By NU Athletic Communications

The Fastbreakers Booster Club will hold its first Husker Roundball Run in Lincoln on Saturday, April 27, beginning at 9 a.m.

The event will include 5K and 1.5-mile runs on the University of Nebraska's East Campus to provide fun and fitness for fans and runners or walkers of all ages.

Adult registration fee is $30, while youth 13 and under can register for just $15. Entrants will receive an official Roundball Run T-shirt and a Husker party with continental breakfast and door prizes will be available following the events.

All proceeds from the event will benefit the Fastbreakers Booster Club and the Nebraska women's basketball program.

Fans can register on-line at Entrants are encouraged to register by Monday, April 8 to guarantee T-shirt size requests.

Several sponsorships are also available to businesses and individuals. For more information about the Roundball Run, please contact the Kiley Abdouch at the Huskers Athletic Fund at

2013 Husker Roundball Run
Saturday, April 27, 9 a.m.
University of Nebraska East Campus

5K & 1.5-Mile Runs

  • Adult Registration - $30
    Youth Registration - $15 (ages 13 and under)

Each participant will receive:

  • An official Husker Roundball Run T-Shirt (only registrations received by Monday, April 8 will be guaranteed their requested T-shirt size)
  • Husker Party with Continental Breakfast following the run

A clock will be placed at the finish line, but no official timing devices will be used at the event. Runners are encouraged to wear their best Husker gear, with a prize following the race presented to the runner who shows the most Husker spirit.

How to Register

Sign up on-line at with a credit card or e-check.

Mail in the form in the attached brochure to:

Huskers Athletic Fund
Attn: Husker Roundball Run
One Memorial Stadium
P.O. Box 880154
Lincoln, NE 68588-0154

Advanced registration is strongly suggested. Confirmation and instructions (parking, check-in location, etc.) will be e-mailed to all pre-registered runners prior to the race.

Husker Roundball Run Sponsorship Opportunities

  • Presenting Sponsor - $5,000
    Company mentioned as co-presenter, logo on T-shirts, logo on route signs, recognition at awards, eight complimentary race entries
  • Gold Medal Sponsor - $1,000
    Logo on T-shirts and route signs, recognition at awards, four complimentary race entries
  • Silver Medal Sponsor - $500 
    Logo on T-shirts and route signs, recognition at awards, two complimentary race entries
  • Bronze Medal Sponsor - $250
    Logo on T-shirts and route signs
  • Lace 'Em Up Sponsor - $100
    Logo on route direction signage

Husker Roundball Run sponsorship proceeds will benefit the Fastbreakers Booster Club in support of Nebraska women's basketball.

In order for logos to appear on run T-shirts, forms with payment and logo must be submitted to the Huskers Athletic Fund Office no later than Monday, April 8.

Forms with payment and logos to appear on route direction signage must be submitted no later than Monday, April 15.

Questions? Contact 
Kiley Abdouch -


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