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UNIVERSITY OF MARYLAND, COLLEGE PARK NON-CONFERENCE FOOTBALL COMPETITION AGREEMENT ‘This Agreement is entered into this _22 __day of June_, 2017, by and between University of Maryland (hereinafter Maryland) and University of Buffalo (hereinafter The University at Buffalo). 4. PURPOSE/COMMITIED GAMES: The purpose of this Agreement is to confirm the arrangements and conditions under which Maryland and The University at Buffalo. will compete in a game of intercollegiate football ("Game") to be played on the following date(s) and at the following location(s): GAME DATE HOst_ LOCATION (city) GAME TIME 1 9/3/2022 Maryland College ParksMD TBA Both schools acknowledge that the date(s) and game time(s) listed above are tentative and subject to change pending the mutual written agreement of the participating institutions. If 2 game time is not specified, the game time will be decided by the Host Institution, but shall be no earller than 12:00 p.m. and no later than 8:15 pan, local time unless mutually agreed. 2. GAMERULES / STUDENT-ATHLETE ELIGIBILITY: The Games shall be governed by the rules and regulations of the National Collegiate Athletic Association ("NCAA"), and the rules of the applicable host conference (if any) in effect on the date of the Game. The eligibility of student-athletes and coaches to participate in the Game(s) shall be determined by the rules of the NCAA, applicable conference(s} (if any) and the respective institutions in effect on the date of each Game. 3. GAME OFFICIALS: A crew of qualified on-field officials shall be selected and compensated by the assigning agency of the _Home Institution for the Game. The replay officiating crew, operating in accordance with NCAA and College Football Officiating (CFO) standards, shail be selected and compensated by the assigning agency of the _Home_ Institution for the Game, 4. GUARANTEE PAYMENT: In consideration for its participation in the above described football Game(s), the Host Institation shall pay the Visiting Institution as follows: GAME# = DATE HOST ‘GUARANTEE AMOUNT 1 9/3/2022 Maryland ‘The Host Institution shall pay to the Visiting Institution the full amount of the guarantee which is due no later than February 15 of the year following the Game for which the guarantee was provided. Except for this feo, the Visiting Institution shall be entitled to no other additfonal payments from the Host Institution in connection with the Game(s) played. Any amount not paid by the due date shall immediately bear interest at the maximum amount as permitted by state law of the governing jurisdiction, 5. LIQUIDATED DAMAGES: The failure of a party to participate in the Game will constitute a material breach of the Agreement that will cause the other party significant disruption and damages. The parties recognize that the damages incurred as a result of the breach Increase significantly as the date of the Game approaches, and they further recognize and agree that these damages cannot be fully mitigated. Therefore, the breaching party hall pay to the non-breaching party as liquidated damages the sum of $750,000, Payment of liquidated damages as set forth above will be the sole remedy for damages incurred because of ‘cancellation of the Game due to breach. No liquidated damages shall be paid if it becomes impossible to play the game by reason of force majeure (see provision 14). The sum shall be payable on or before February 15 ‘of the year following the Game for which the breach occurred, 6. TICKETING: ‘A. The Host Institution will establish all ticket prices. B. The Visiting Institution shall be allotted. : complimentary tickets. The Visiting Institution shall be allocated up to__Ltickets for sale to its fans ff requested by lune 1*for the year in which each game is scheduled. Unsold tickets may be returned to the Host Institution _7_ days prior to the Game date. The Visiting Institution is responsible for paying the printed face value to the Host Institution for any tickets not returned to Host Institution by the agreed upon date as set forth above, Said location of tickets shall be identified on the attached diagram (attach copy of diagram to contract). D. The Visiting Institution's Band, Cheerleaders and Mascot(s) shall be admitted to the Game without. charge when in uniform. Seating for the Visiting Institution's Band shall be in a contiguous blocked location as determined by the Host Institution. The Visiting Institution shall inform the Host Institution of theapproximate number of band members, not toexceed__ that itintends to bring. to the Gameat least _7_ days in advance. E, The Visiting tnstitution shall receive a complimentary suite for the Athletlc Director, The Host Institution will mail suite tickets at least two (2) weeks prior to Game date. 7. GAME MANSGEMENT; ‘A. The Host Institution shall be responsible for managing the Game at its own cost. This shall include but not be limited to the procurement of the facility, arranging for and conducting ticket sales, advertising, security, and all of the other details customarily associated with hosting an ‘intercollegiate football game, along with paying all expenses associated therewith, except for the expenses of the Visiting Institution. The Host Institution agrees to have a medical doctor and ambulance with emergency personnel atthe game site throughout the duration ofthe football game. B, The Host Institution shall retain all revenue associated with each Game unless otherwise sot forth in this Agreement. 8, WALK-THROUGH: If requested by the Visiting Institution, no later than five (5) days prior to the game, the Home Institution will make its best effort to accommodate the Visiting Institution's request to conduct a walk- through at the game facility on the day prior to the game. Its understood that such an opportunity is contingent upon weather and field conditions. Non-cteated shoes shall be worn. 9. SIDELINE LIMITATIONS: The Visiting institution may use any and all product and equipment on the sidelines of the football field that are normally used on their home field sidelines, and in conjunction with such use, may display the product or equipment name, logo, image, slogan or identifying marks in a safe and responsible manner. In addition, Game personnel (coaches, players, trainers, equipment managers, ete.) who must be on the field or sidelines will be permitted to wear any brand name clothing or equipment to display any product ‘or equipment name, logo, image, slogan or identifying marks as are customary on their home field sidelines. 10. CREDENTIALS: The Visiting Institution shall be provided a minimum of team bench area passes, . all- access passes, |_ coaches’ booth passes, ._team/coaches video passes and__ )_field passes. Bench passes ‘must be worn atall times by those holding such passes and shall be restricted ta the team bench area (between, the 25-yard lines). Additional credential requests shall be subject to mutual agreement, availability and facility, constraints. 11, PARKING: The Visiting Team shall be allowed parking for equipment truck(s} and buses. Parking passes for automobiles used by the football program and/or administration will be mailed with suite tickets, 12. MEDIA RIGHTS. TELECAST, RADIO. INTERNET: A, Telecast: University at Buffalo acknowledges and agrees that (a) all rights to telecast or distribute (live or delayed, whole or condensed (including highlights), throughout the universe, in any and all ‘markets, in any and all languages and via any and all forms of media and methods of distribution and distribution technology) Maryland home football games and certain games played at a neutral site have been assigned by Maryland to The Big Ten Conference, Inc. ("The Big Ten”), which in turn has entered into agreements with certain third parties for the telecast or distribution of such games, (b) Maryland has no ability to grant to University at Buffalo any rights for the telecast or distribution of games played pursuant to this Agreement in which Maryland is the home football tearm or-of games played pursuant to this Agreement at certain neutral sites and (c) the Big Ten shall have the exclusive right to retain all revenues derived from the telecast or distribution of games played pursuant to this Agreement in which Maryland is the home team or of games played pursuant to this Agreement at certain neutral sites, Maryland acknowledges and agrees that University at Buffalo shall have the exclusive right to enter into agreements with respect to the telecast or distribution of games played pursuant to this Agreement in which University at Buffalo is the home football team and to retain all Fevenues derived therefrom. Notwithstanding the foregoing, the respective rights, fany, of Maryland ‘and University at Buffalo with respect to the telecast or distribution of games played pursuant to this ‘Agreement in which they are the visiting Football team (and the revenues derived therefrom) shall be governed by a separate agreement between The Big Ten and University at Buffalo which separate agreement shall govern certain aspects of any football games played between the member institutions of The Big Ten and University at Buffalo, provided, that in the absence of any such separate agreement, the terms ofthis Agreement shall control. B, USE OF GAME VIDEO: The visiting team shall have the right to produce films and/or videotapes of the games played pursuant to this Agreement for coaching purposes and for use in a weekly coaches’ show only and for no other purpose. Such films and/or videotapes may not be replayed, used or otherwise distributed by the visiting team to any person other than the incorporation of up to eight minutes (8:00) of highlights of the game as part of a weekly coaches’ show and tots football team coaches and players. ‘The host institution agrees to provide reasonable facilities for such cameras as may be reasonably required by the visiting team to produce such films and/or videotapes. Any other usage by the visiting team of footage of games played pursuant to this Agreement shall be governed by a separate agreement, between the BIG TEN and University at Buffalo. Radio: The Host Institution shall retain full control of radio rights, except that the Visiting Institution shall be permitted to provide or sella radio broadcast or broadcast rights of the Game to its own flagship station and/or normal recurring radio network. There shall be no sharing of radio revenue between schools. D. Facility Access: The Host Institution agrees to provide reasonable facilities for the origination of any ofthe programs described herein, E, Additional Use: Any other usage by the Visiting Institution of footage of games played pursuant to this ‘Agreement shall be governed by a separate agreement between the Visiting Institution and the applicable affiliated conference (or governing entity) and/or broadcast partners. 13, FORCE MAJEURE: This contract shall be vold with respect to any of the games in the event that it becomes impossible to play such game(s) by reason of an unforeseen catastrophe or disaster such as fire, flood, earthquake, war, confiscation, by order of government, military or public authority or prohibitory or {injunctive orders of any competent judicial or other government authority. Notice of such catastrophe or disaster shall be given as soon as possible. No such cancellation shall affect the parties’ obligations as to subsequent games covered by this contract. Any games not played as scheduled shall be rescheduled as such exigencies may dictate or permit. 114, SEVERANCE: If any non-material portion of this Agreement is dectared null, void, invalid, or unenforceable, ‘such provisions shall be stricken from the Agreement, All of the provisions of this Agreement not stricken shall remain in full force and effect and shall be binding upon the parties. 16, INTEGRATION: This contract constitutes the entire agreement between the parties, There are no understandings, agreements, or representations, oral or written, not specified herein regarding this contract. Noamendment, consent, or waiver of terms ofthis contract shall bind either party unless in writing and signed by both parties. 16. ASSIGNMENT: This Agreement may not be assigned by either party without the written consent of the non- assigning party. 17, TERMINATION: This contract may be terminated without penalty by mutual written consent of both parties. 18, AUTHORITY TO SIGN: By executing this Agreement, the undersigned parties represent and warrant that they are each authorized to act on behalf of the educational institution they represent and the terms of this | ‘Agreement shall bind each institution and their respective officers, trustees, employees, agents, servants, | affiliates and successors. IN WITNESS WHEREOF, the undersigned parties have executed this Agreement on the respective dates set forth, INSTITUTION? one te INSTITUTION: University at Buffalo. re te By thn hfs Name: Namen Title:_Executive Athletic Director Titles Assos AD, Date: Date:_Sf =/o=14

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