Blue team beats White team in Kentucky Alumni Charity Game

Brandon Knight - photo by Tammie Brown |
Brandon Knight – photo by Tammie Brown |

Rarely do you see a basketball game in Rupp Arena in September, but on Monday, UK head coach put nine past and present NBA players and more than $1 million in donations together and asked to come watch.

A crowd of 19,255, including several recruits, saw the Blue team and guard John Wall defeat the White team, 111-95.

The Blue team was led by a triple-double from Wall, who began the game with a steal and a breakaway dunk. Wall finished with 40 points, 10 rebounds and 10 assists.

Other members included guards and DeAndre Liggins, and forwards Josh Harrellson, Perry Stevenson, and Patrick Patterson.

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