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A-State Makes Elite 8 in NCAA Fan Vote Contest
Go here to vote: http://6thfan.ncaa.com/
LITTLE ROCK, AR - Arkansas State University is still in the running to win the NCAA 6th Fan contest.
A-State has advanced from the Sweet Sixteen round into the Elite 8.
UALR had also been in the Sweet Sixteen but did not get enough fan votes to advance.
It's not over yet for A-State, which needs fan votes to make it into the Final Four round of the contest for a shot at the contest's top prize of $100,000 for the school's general scholarship .
The contest encourages fans of the schools to show their pride by voting for their favorite.
Voting in the Elite 8 round ends on March 2 at 10:59:59 p.m., Central Time.
Click here to vote for A-State (look for the team logos). There are also individual prizes up for grabs for fans who vote.
A-State has already won $10,000 for making it into the Sweet Sixteen.