Bid Now: NC A&T Exclusive Experiences, Tickets, & Championship Rings
GREENSBORO, N.C. (October 27, 2016) – Basketball season is approaching quickly and with the Greatest Homecoming On Earth near, North Carolina A&T Athletics would like to celebrate by offering nine great auction items ahead of the Aggies women’s and men’s basketball seasons that start on Nov. 11.
Fans can visit our online auctions store to bid on wonderful items that range from a trip to Atlanta, Ga., to see the Aggie men play Georgia Tech to purchasing the women’s basketball Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference championship ring from 2016. The items are online now and will be there until Sunday, Oct. 30. There, however, will only be treats involved in the basketball auction.
Both teams are offering their latest championship rings. The men won the MEAC title in 2013 and the women were successful this past season. Both teams are also offering an opportunity to have lunch. Bidders can choose to either have lunch with the men’s basketball coaching staff led by Jay Joyner or they can bid on a chance to have lunch with head women’s basketball coach Tarrell Robinson.
Aggie Athletics are also giving fans a chance at unprecedented access during the season’s biggest rivalry game. The women will allow the bid winner to sit behind the bench when the Aggies play North Carolina Central on March 3. The men will let the bid winner visit the locker room as they get ready to face NCCU on March 3 in addition to having a seat on the bench.
Other offers include the trip to Georgia Tech with the men Dec. 27-28. Winner will get to ride on the bus, stay at the team hotel, attend shootaround and sit behind the bench at the game. Another bid item the men want fans to experience is a weekend with the team that allows for access to practice on Friday of team’s choosing along with dinner with the coaching staff that night, a Saturday shootaround and VIP seating the night of the game. The men’s basketball staff will be in immediate contact with the winner as to what weekend will be offered.
Two weeklong 2017 MEAC Basketball Championship Tournament ticket packages (March 7-12) are also be auctioned. The winner will also receive entrance to the MEAC tournament after party in Norfolk, Va.