GREESNBORO, N.C. – The UNCG men’s basketball team award banquet will be held Monday, March 27 at 7 p.m. at the Sheraton Four Seasons Imperial Ballroom. Fans are encouraged to come out and show their support for the Spartans’’ record-setting season and celebrate with student-athletes and the coaching staff.
The event will feature a three-course meal and is open to the public. Tickets are just $25 for adults and $15 for children 12 years and younger. Contact assistant coach Chris LePore at firstname.lastname@example.org or (336) 334-3003 to reserve your spot today. Deadline to RSVP is Monday, March 20th.
The Spartans finished the 2016-17 season with a record-setting 25-10 record, marking the most wins in the program’s 50-year history. UNCG advanced to the postseason for the fifth time in program history and the second time making an appearance in the National Invitation Tournament (NIT), representing the city of Greensboro in a game at Syracuse Wednesday night.
The event is a chance to honor the Spartans’ senior class in Diante Baldwin (Greensboro, N.C./High Point Christian) and R.J. White (Frisco, Texas/Frisco). The two have combined to play in 260 career games and have scored a total of 2,682 points between the two of them.