Tyler Hansbrough and the Carolina Barnstorming Tour Coming
to Coliseum Special Events Center Friday, April 10
Tickets On Sale Friday, March 13th at 11:00 AM!
Greensboro, NC â€“ The 2009 Carolina Barnstorming Tour, presented by Nike and McDonaldâ€™s, will be making a stop at the Greensboro Coliseum Complexâ€™s Special Events Center Greensboro on Friday, April 10th at 7:30 pm. The game will give fans one last chance to see their favorite college players in action before they graduate.
2008 National Player of the Year, Tyler Hansbrough, and members of the senior classes from UNC and Duke will be playing a charity basketball game against an all-star team of area high school seniors. Other notable names playing in the game include UNCâ€™s Danny Green and Bobby Frasor, as well as Dukeâ€™s Greg Paulus.
An Autograph Signing with the players will take place from 6:30 to 7:00pm prior to the game. Festivities also will include a 3-point Shootout and a Dunk Contest.
Tickets will go on sale Friday, March 13 at 11:00 am and can be purchased at the Greensboro Coliseum box office, online at www.ticketmaster.com, by calling toll-free at 800-745-3000 or by visiting area Ticketmaster outlets including Lowes Food stores.
Tickets for the game are only $10 in advance and $12.50 the day of the game. A limited number of VIP tickets are also available for $25. The VIP tickets include a private reception for the players following the game, complimentary refreshments and reserved seating near the court.
This marks the 31st year for the Barnstorming Tour, which has traveled with the likes of Sidney Lowe, Len Bias and Michael Jordan. With UNCâ€™s all-time leading scorer Tyler Hansbrough leading the way, this yearâ€™s tour promises to be one of the most exciting in recent memory. A portion of the proceeds will benefit the Ronald McDonald House.