ACC Barnstorming tour comes to Kinston

KINSTON, N.C. (WNCT) – The 38th annual ACC Barnstorming Tour stopped in Kinston on Wednesday night.

It was the fifth stop of the ten-leg tour.

The charity basketball event visits nine cities across North Carolina (and one stop in Iowa) to showcase graduating seniors, while raising money to support both local communities and the Ronald McDonald House.

For the third year, North Carolina great Phil Ford coached the Atlantic Coast Conference squad, which featured two ECU athletes this year.

Kanu Aja and Prince Williams showed off in front of eastern North Carolina one final time before each plan to try their hand at international basketball next season.

The tour continues at North Durham High School on Thursday, April 14.

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