Former President Barack Obama Attends Duke-North Carolina Basketball Game
Former President Barack Obama attended the highly anticipated rivalry game between, Duke vs. The University of North Carolina NCAA in Durham, North Carolina, on Wednesday night. Obama, whom is a huge basketball fan, made an explosive entrance into the Cameron Indoor Stadium as hundreds of spectators cheered their former President on, many with cell phones in hand for a quick selfie.
Watch as Obama enter the game, greeting fans with Secret Security detail following, front to back
President Barack Obama gets an amazing reception just before Duke vs UNC pic.twitter.com/8ufWuupfV2
— Joe Mazur (@joemazurabc11) February 21, 2019
Duke shooting guard, R.J. Barrett spoke to reporters on his anticipation of Former President Obama’s attendance,
“If he comes, I’m going to be very excited. This is a legendary game. Many people want to watch. It’s going to be a great game.”
The former First Lady, Michelle Obama was spotted in the crowd of blue and white fans. Although, it was only a cardboard cutout of former first lady. UNC took the victory home, beating Duke 88-72 behind, Luke Maye’s stellar, 30-point night.
As previously reported prior to his NCAA trip, Obama was recently spotted having dinner at NBA wife, Ayesha Curry’s restaurant International Smoke located in San Francisco.
Ayesha, along with her husband, Golden State Warrior, Steph Curry captured the moment. She caption the moment,
Could you imagine the unimaginable?! Feeling blessed beyond measure.