Harlem Globetrotters Coming To Minges Coliseum

GREENVILLE, N.C. --- The iconic Harlem Globetrotters are primed to showcase their eye-popping 2010 “Magical Memories” World Tour inside Williams Arena at Minges Coliseum on Thursday, March 18 announced East Carolina athletic officials Tuesday.

Sponsored by Campbell Soup Company, Spalding, and America’s Best Contacts and Eyeglasses, the Globetrotters will take the court at 7:00 p.m. Tickets start at $17.00 and are available at the ECU Athletic Ticket Office, by phone at (252) 737-4500, or online at ecupirates.com. Individual ticket information can also be found on the Harlem Globetrotters’ official web site: harlemglobetrotters.com, as well as info on group and scout tickets.

Now in their 84th consecutive season of touring the world, the Globetrotters’ high-flying show features some of the most extraordinary athletes and entertainers on the planet – including Big Easy Lofton and Flight Time Lang, who are starring in the Emmy Award-winning CBS reality hit, “The Amazing Race;” the always hilarious Special K Daley; dribbling magician Scooter Christensen; and ball handling wizards Handles Franklin and Ant Atkinson.

The Globetrotters will perform nearly 270 shows in over 200 cities in 44 states, the District of Columbia, five Canadian provinces and Puerto Rico through the first week of May 2010.

The Original Harlem Globetrotters have played in 120 countries on six continents, entertaining over 130 million fans and crossing barriers between cultures, societies and people from all walks of life. The Globetrotters are one of only six teams to be inducted into the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame.