North Carolina 2017 Men’s Basketball National Championship Bobblehead Unveiled
Milwaukee, WI –May 18, 2017 –This morning, the National Bobblehead Hall of Fame and Museum unveiled alimited-edition North Carolina Tar Heels Bobblehead to commemorate the UNC Men’s Basketball 2017 National Championship Season. The bobblehead features Rameses, North Carolina’s Mascot, standing on the 2017 Final Four logowith a replica of theNational Championship Trophy.
The bobbleheadsare available for preorder onlinein the Hall of Fame and Museum Online Store. The bobbleheads, which measure approximately 8” tall, cost $40 each plus a flat rate shipping charge of $8 per order. They are expected to be delivered in September.
North Carolina defeated Gonzaga University by a final score of 71-65 to capture the seventh National Championship in the basketball program’s history. The Tar Heelsfinished the 2016-2017 season with a record of 33-7 to claim the title after losing in the title game to Villanova in 2016.
"This bobblehead is the perfect way for Tar Heels fans to commemorate the team’s historic National Championship,” said Phil Sklar, Co-Founder and CEO of the National Bobblehead Hall of Fame and Museum. “North Carolina fans have been waiting patiently for this bobblehead, and we’re excited to be able to release it for preorder!”
The bobbleheads were produced by Forever Collectibles and are officially licensed.
About the National Bobblehead Hall of Fame and Museum
The National Bobblehead Hall of Fame and Museum was announced in November 2014. The HOF and Museum hosted a Preview Exhibition at RedLine Milwaukee from January through April 2016, and is currently planning for a permanent location to open in 2017. The HOF and Museum also produces high quality, customized bobbleheads for organizations, individuals and teams across the country. Visit us at www.BobbleheadHall.com, www.facebook.com/BobbleheadHall or www.twitter.com/BobbleheadHall.