WCU to Host Hoops For Habitat Featuring Harlem Wizards

Hattiesburg, Miss., January 23, 2013 - William Carey University will host the 4th Annual Hoops for Habitat featuring the Harlem Wizards on Friday, February 8 in the WCU gymnasium. The Harlem Wizards, a professional performance basketball team, will square off against the Habitat Hoopsters, a team including volunteers from Habitat for Humanity, The Arc, the Boys & Girls Club, The Children’s Center, The DuBard School, and Homes of Hope. All proceeds will go towards Habitat for Humanity’s spring and summer projects.

This event is sponsored by Citizens National Bank, Fairfield Inn and Suites, Forrest General Hospital, Pine Grove Behavioral Health, William Carey University, Coca-Cola of Hattiesburg, and The First, A National Banking Association.
Tickets are $8 in advance purchase and $10 at the door. To purchase tickets, please visit or call 601-582-4663. For more information on the Harlem Wizards, visit