They ... and all their zaniness ... hit town Sunday!

The Harlem Globetrotters are bringing their 2017 tour to the Don Haskins Center Sunday, January 8th. Tipoff is at 2:00pm.

The Harlem Globetrotters just added an incredible 9 new world records to the Guinness Book of World Records. According to a Globetrotters press release, they were:

  • Longest basketball hook shot – Big Easy Lofton (72 feet, 6.25 inches)
  • Longest basketball shot blindfolded – Ant Atkinson (73 feet, 10 inches)
  • Most basketball 3-pointers in one minute (single ball) – Ant Atkinson and Cheese Chisholm (10 each)
  • Farthest basketball shot made while sitting on the court – Thunder Law (58 feet, 9.25 inches)
  • Most bounced basketball 3-pointers in one minute – Zeus McClurkin (5)
  • Most basketball 3-pointers made by a pair in one minute – Ant Atkinson and Cheese Chisholm (22 each)
  • Farthest basketball shot under-one-leg – Thunder Law (52 feet, 5.5 inches)
  • Longest blindfolded basketball hook shot – Big Easy Lofton (58 feet, 2.5 inches)
  • Most basketball slam dunks in one minute (individual) – Zeus McClurkin (16)

A great time, for the whole family, is guaranteed! Tickets available now at Ticketmaster outlets and the University Ticket Center.