NCU Student Nikki Boon wins $123,000 in Scholarships

Date: December 7, 2010 - 4:46pm

Minneapolis, MN- North Central University student Nikki Boon took home the grand prize in Dr. Pepper's Tuition Giveaway during the halftime show at the SEC football Championship Game in Atlanta, Georgia on Saturday, December 4, 2010.

Boon, a junior at NCU, won the grand prize of $123,000 in scholarship money by throwing more footballs than her competitor into an oversized can of Dr. Pepper. Boon submitted an online video that explained why she was deserving of the scholarship money, and was later selected to compete on national TV. Congratulations Nikki!