MYRTLE BEACH, S.C. - The Big South Conference and several of its corporate partners, including VisitMyrtleBeach.com, are once again teaming up to provide one lucky fan a fabulous grand prize package as part of the annual Big South Sweepstakes, which runs through Feb. 23, 2015.

Entering its 13th year, the Big South Sweepstakes involves conference corporate partners Hardee's, Pepsi, Triangle Rent A Car, Utz Snacks and Visit Myrtle Beach. The conference's website, www.BigSouthSports.com, will serve as the main source for online registrations where contestants can enter once per day.

A total of 11 finalists will be randomly selected through Feb. 23, with each receiving a prize package that includes tickets to the 2015 VisitMyrtleBeach.com Big South Conference Basketball Championships. There, one of the finalists will be selected as the grand prize winner.

To determine the grand prize winner, each of the 11 Big South Conference men's basketball teams competing for the conference championship will be randomly assigned to represent one of the 11 finalists. The grand prize winner will be the finalist represented by the Big South institution that wins the nationally televised 2015 VisitMyrtleBeach.com Men's Basketball Championship on Sunday, March 8.

The highlight of the grand prize package is a getaway vacation in the Myrtle Beach area, which includes a four-day/three-night stay at an oceanfront resort, a $50 gift card, two tickets for the Myrtle Beach SkyWheel and an SUV rental from Triangle Rent A Car for the trip.

The grand prize package also consists of:

• Four tickets to a 2015 Carolina Panthers game and merchandise courtesy of Pepsi
• A $250 Hardee's gift card
• A $1,000 gift card to a Great Wolf Lodge Resort courtesy of Utz Snacks
• Big South merchandise