Globetrotters coming to Las Cruces Wednesday
On Wednesday, January 30, Ant Atkinson of the world famous Harlem Globetrotters was in El Paso to talk about the team’s new 2013 “You Write the Rules” World Tour, this will be the 87th consecutive world tour.
This season begins with a fresh spin to Harlem Globetrotter Basketball as we know it. For the first time ever, fans will be able to decide the rules that could impact the final outcome each game. Fans will have an opportunity to choose rules like playing the game six opponents to five or getting double points for each basket that is made.
Fans in El Paso will get a chance to see this unique spin on Globetrotter basket ball live on Febuary 6, 2013 at the Pan American Center. The event starts at 7:00pm. Tickets are available at the Pan Am Center box office or ticketmaster.com. For more information, you can go to www.harlemglobetrotters.com
The Globetrotters are also on a tour-long campaign to promote breast cancer awareness, playing parts of each game with pink basketballs and selling special pink Globetrotter wristbands to help bring awareness.