Tuskegee to host An Evening with Charles Barkley

TUSKEGEE, Ala. — The Tuskegee University National Athletic Association will host An Evening with Charles Barkley, on Aug. 23, from 7 p.m. to midnight at the Kellogg Hotel and Conference Center on campus.

This black-tie affair is a fundraiser to benefit the university’s student-athletes. Tickets are $125 per person, of which, $90 is tax deductible.

Barkley, a native of Leeds, Ala., was a standout basketball player at Auburn and in the NBA.

During the NBA's 50th anniversary, Barkley was named one of the 50 Greatest Players in NBA history.