UK announces charity alumni game

LEXINGTON, Ky. – On Sept. 15, the Big Blue Nation will have an opportunity to enjoy some of the top talent to come through the UK men’s basketball program in the last two decades when Kentucky hosts the 2012 UK Alumni Charity Game at Rupp Arena.

Set to tip off at 2 p.m. ET, the game will only feature Wildcats currently playing professionally.

Tickets for the game go on sale Friday, Aug. 31 at 10 a.m. ET. All seats are reserved and priced at $100 (premium lower level), $40 (lower level) and $20 (upper level). Tickets can be purchased only at the Rupp Arena box office, online at, at any Ticketmaster Outlet or by phone at 1-800-745-3000. There is a four-ticket limit per person. Online orders and phone orders will have additional fees attached. All proceeds from the game will go to charity.

You must be 16 or older to purchase tickets and children under 2 get in for free with a paying adult.

Doors to Rupp Arena will open at 11 a.m.

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