Food Lion Presents “Mascot Night” Friday at ACC Women’s Basketball Tournament

All 15 ACC Mascots will entertain Tournament fans for the 6 and 8 o’clock games.

GREENSBORO, NC – The 2016 ACC Women’s Basketball Tournament will feature its sixth annual “Mascot Night presented by Food Lion” during the final session of Friday, March 4.

The mascots from each of the 15 ACC institutions will be on hand at the Greensboro Coliseum to greet and interact with patrons, pose for photos and bring family fun to those in attendance for Session 8 (6 & 8 p.m. games) of the Tournament.

“Mascot Night at the ACC Women's Basketball Tournament is the perfectly priced party for families and fans to experience the very best of collegiate basketball,” ACC Senior Associate Commissioner Nora Lynn Finch said. “Fans can interact with all of the ACC mascots while enjoying the best in college basketball. There is something for people of all ages at Mascot Night!”

Fans can see their favorite mascots at several different locations throughout the day. The mascots will begin their Friday participating in the morning news (WFMY, WXII, & WGHP) and will be at Food Lion (Palladium Shopping Center, High Point) 7:00-8:30 a.m. and 12:00-1:00 p.m. The entire group will be available in FanFest, located in the Special Events Center Hall C, beginning at 4:30 p.m. The fun will continue in-game where the mascots will be a part of multiple time out performances and two special halftime acts.

Tickets for “Mascot Night presented by Food Lion” and all other sessions of the 2016 ACC Women’s Basketball Tournament are on sale now. Tickets may be purchased at www.ticketmaster.com, via Ticketmaster’s charge-by-phone network at 1-800-745-3000 and at the Greensboro Coliseum box office.

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2016 ACC Women’s Basketball Tournament: The 2016 ACC Women’s Basketball Tournament will be played March 2-6 in the Greensboro Coliseum in Greensboro, North Carolina. The 15-team tournament will be capped off by the ACC Championship game at 12:30 p.m. on Sunday, which will be nationally televised on ESPN. To purchase tickets and for more information on the full week of ACC festivities visit theACC.com/WBBtourney.