Photo credit: UK Athletics
LEXINGTON, Ky. (WKYT) - A crowd of 19,225 turned out for Monday night's UK Alumni Charity Game in Rupp Arena. The Blue team, coached by DeMarcus Cousins and Butch Carter defeated the White 111-95.
John Wall led all scorers turning in a triple-double with 40 points, 10 rebounds and 10 assists to lead the Blue. Patrick Patterson and DeAndre Liggins added 20 points apiece.
The White squad was led by Michael Kidd-Gilchrist and Brandon Knight. Knight scored 30 points and dished out 7 assists. Kidd-Gilchrist finished with 26 points and 14 rebounds.
The event raised $1 million dollars for charity and was witnessed by several high profile recruits, including Jahlil Okafor, rated the No. 1 player in the class of 2014.
Okafor? Booker, maybe?