Spots Filling Up Fast for Basketball Camps

July 11, 2011

LEXINGTON, Ky. - Spots for the remaining UK men's basketball camps including Overnight Camp and the Prasco John Calipari pro camps are filling up fast.

Scheduled for July 24-27, the Overnight Camp will be dedicated to helping each camper have a tremendous amount of fun while learning new techniques, improving skills, games and much more.

Cost for the camps are $420 for Overnight Campers and $340 for Day Campers. Included in the cost are daily breakfast, lunch and dinner, camp t-shirt, team and individual awards and an autograph opportunity.

The Prasco pro camps, scheduled for July 28-30, will feature Brandon Knight on July 28, DeAndre Liggins on July 29 and Josh Harrellson on July 30. All camps will take place in the Joe Craft Center practice facility and Memorial Coliseum.

Former UK All-American, and current Detroit Piston, Tayshaun Prince will also be present at this year's camp.

Camps will run from 9:00 a.m. - noon for children K-6th grade, and 2:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. for campers 7-12th grade. Each former Wildcat player will attend one full day of camp for both age groups, with the exception of Prince, who will participate all three days.

Additionally, former UK stars currently playing in the NBA will stop by for autograph opportunities throughout the three-day period.

Cost for all three days for either morning or afternoon session is $199.

For more information, call Linda Carmack at 859.257.1916 or go online to www.ukathletics.com/camps.