Before De’Aaron Fox became one off college basketball’s most electric players at Kentucky, he starred for Cypress Lakes High School in Houston.
To help with the devastation his hometown sustained this week due to Hurricane Harvey, Fox will host a charity basketball game in September.
— Daniel Gotera (@DTGoteraKHOU) August 31, 2017
We'll have all details of the upcoming event out soon. For any further questions @gastonbball is the man to talk to.
— De'Aaron Fox (@swipathefox) August 31, 2017
Fox, who now plays for the Sacramento Kings, led the Wildcats deep into the NCAA Tournament last season before falling to North Carolina in the Elite 8.
UK head coach John Calipari is also planning an event to raise money for flood victims in Houston. He announced Tuesday night that Kentucky basketball would host a telethon benefitting the American Red Cross.