Tuesday, April 13, 2010

ACC stars Scheyer, Zoubek headline ACC Barnstorming Tour in Gastonia and Mooresville this week

Three players from Duke's national championship team -- Jon Scheyer, Lance Thomas and Brian Zoubek -- are part of the 2010 ACC Barnstorming Tour which stops in Gastonia tonight and in Mooresville Friday.

Tonight (4/13) at 7:30 at Gaston Day School, the ACC team will play a team of Gaston County high school seniors. Friday, the team will play at Lake Norman HIgh against the Wildcats state championship 4A team plus three players from Hopewell High.

Tickets for Friday's game are $15 general admission with special $50 VIP tickets for reserve seating and a meet and greet session with the players after the game.

This is the 32nd year for the Barnstorming Tour, which visits various gyms throughout the state. Participating ACC players are paid for their appearances and only ACC seniors can participate.

ACC ROSTER: Jon Scheyer, Duke; Ish Smith, Wake; Marcus Ginyard, North Carolina; Deon Thompson, North Carolina; Brian Zoubek, Duke; Lance Thomas, Duke; Dennis Horner, N.C. State; Farnold Degand, N.C. State; L.D. Williams, Wake Forest; Chas McFarland, Wake Forest; David Weaver, Wake Forest.