50th Anniversary Legends Brunch -- Saturday, March 15
Join the ACC 50th Anniversary Men's Basketball Team and emcees Mike Hogewood and Dick Vitale for a brunch preceding the semi-final games on Saturday, March 15, at 10 a.m.
Hosted by the Greensboro Sports Council and held in the Greensboro Coliseum Special Events Center, this annual brunch will honor the members of the 50th Anniversary Basketball Team all of whom have made tremendous contributions to the ACC and sport of basketball. The Team will also be introduced at both halftimes of the Semifinal games on Saturday.
TO ORDER LEGENDS BRUNCH TICKETS, PLEASE CALL: 336.373.7676
Tickets are $35. Tables are $280 (8 seats).
50th Women's Brunch and University Day -- March 8
The ACC 50th Anniversary Women's Basketball Team will be honored on Saturday, March 8, at a Women's Basketball Awards Brunch/University Day, hosted by the Greensboro Sports Council, beginning at 11:30 a.m.
The brunch will be held in the Special Events Center in the Greensboro Coliseum. The 50th Anniversary Women's Basketball Team will also be introduced at halftime of the 2 p.m. game on Saturday, March 8.
TO ORDER WOMEN'S BRUNCH TICKETS, please call Kara McBurney in the ACC Office at 336.854.8787. Tickets are $20. Tables are $160 (8 seats).
ACC "Hoops For Kids" Outreach -- Monday, March 10
The annual ACC Outreach for the ACC Women's Basketball Tournament will be held Monday, March 10, from 5 to 7 p.m. in the Greensboro Coliseum Special Events Center for kids 8-14 years of age. Applications will run in the Greensboro News and Record beginning Feb. 1, and will be limited to the first 800 applicants. Kids will participate in the clinic, including a performance and message from the High Impact Squad, receive a Chick-fil-A dinner, T-shirt and a ticket to the ACC Women's Basketball Championship game (7:30 p.m. tip).
Newspapers In Education Program -- Tuesday, March 11
The Newspapers in Education program begins the week of Feb. 3 and ends the week of March 14. The Greensboro News and Recordand the ACC will distribute a curriculum guide to registered classrooms in Guilford, Rockingham and Randolph counties in North Carolina. The curriculum guide includes activities relating to language arts, social studies, mathematics and science and will also include ACC Tournament information.
The Greensboro News and Record has selected Mendenhall Middle School to participate in this year's Outreach program. About 300 students will participate in the program to be held on Tuesday, March 11 from 10:30 - 1:00 p.m. at ACC FanFest. Participants will enjoy a complete instructional and entertaining program conducted by High Impact Squad, be provided with lunch by Chick-fil-A and receive an ACC gift bag.
Men's University Day -- Friday, March 14
Come celebrate the Atlantic Coast Conference's 50th Anniversary in style as the Greensboro Coliseum Complex hosts University Day in the Greensboro Coliseum Special Events Center. After watching Friday afternoon games, Signature Catering will treat a limited number of fans to a special dining experience. Enjoy live entertainment as well as the free ACC FanFest in the new Pavilion. University Day will take place immediately following the 2 p.m. game. Tickets are $35.
TO ORDER UNIVERSITY DAY TICKETS, PLEASE CONTACT:
Clemson University: George Bennett - 864.656.2972
Duke University: Sheila Allen - 919.613.7575
Florida State University: Jim Melton - 850.644.1255
Georgia Tech: Barb Dockweiler - 404.894.5427
University of Maryland: Cheryl Harrison - 301.405.0729
North Carolina State University: Bobby Purcell - 919.515.7316
University of North Carolina: John Montgomery - 919.945.2000
University of Virginia: Kelly Rothwell - 434.982.5555
Wake Forest University: Jennifer Wiggins - 336.758.5626
BACCCOURT Club -- March 13-16
Sponsored by the Greensboro Coliseum and available to ACC Tournament Ticket Holders only, the BACCOURT Club provides meals prior to the games on Thursday, Saturday and Sunday of the ACC Men's Basketball Tournament. In the festive atmosphere of the BACCOURT Club you'll enjoy sumptuous spreads of food and exciting entertainment, all just steps away from your arena seating. Discounted admission to all three pre-game club events are included with the purchase of a full $90 BACCOURT membership, or individual daily club tickets may be purchased for $35 each.
TO ORDER BACCOURT CLUB TICKETS, PLEASE CALL: 336.373.HOOP
Full membership tickets are $90.
Individual event tickets are $35 each.