Thursday, March 29, 2018


Local Wisconsin Resident Scores Trip to See Badgers at Conference Tournament

MILWAUKEE (March 29, 2018)Cousins Subs® and UW Athletics celebrate state pride with ‘Bucky’s Got Game’ sweepstakes.

From Jan. 29 – Feb. 18, fans were encouraged to join Bucky Badger™ on and off the court by entering the sweepstakes. Prizes included: two (2) tickets to the March 2 – 4, 2018 Men’s Basketball Conference Championship Tournament held in New York City, a three-night hotel stay, and a $500 travel stipend; free subs for a year; Badger sports package; $100 Cousins Subs gift card.

Out of 9,820 sweepstakes entries, Steven Weber of Brookfield, Wisconsin was selected as the grand prize winner of ‘Bucky’s Got Game,’ scoring the opportunity to support UW-Madison at the conference tournament in New York City.

"What I enjoyed most was the energy of the tournament. It was really interesting to see people from all over go crazy for their team that was in a different state,” said Steven Weber. “The venue itself was perfect; there's no place like the Garden and now I know why."

“We’re extremely proud of our Wisconsin roots and our partnership with the University of Wisconsin – Madison Athletics,” said Justin McCoy, vice president of marketing at Cousins Subs. “This campaign reinforced our commitment to be Local at Heart, and offered us the opportunity to provide one lucky fan with an experience of a lifetime supporting UW at the conference tournament in New York City.”

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Wisconsin-based Cousins Subs®, a family-owned, fast casual sub shop established in 1972 by Bill Specht and his cousin, is driven by the mission to Believe in Better – both in the quality of food it serves and in the communities it supports. Cousins Subs and its franchisees operate more than 100 sub sandwich shops throughout Wisconsin and Arizona, providing guests with quality deli fresh and made to order grilled subs using only the freshest ingredients on its signature bread baked daily. For more information, visit You can also find Cousins Subs on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram.