KSR’s Kentucky Basketball coverage is about to get even better. We are excited to announce a season-long NIL partnership with ProCampsU and members of the Kentucky Basketball team to bring fans unique events and behind-the-scenes content.
The partnership tips off this weekend with the Players First Fantasy Experience, which gives participants a glimpse into the life of a Kentucky Basketball player. Next up is the Inaugural “Fans First” Fan Fest presented by ProLink Staffing. The event will take place on September 18 at Clive M. Beck Event Center at Transylvania University. It will be open to the public and include a dunk contest, 3-point shooting event, skills showcase, and an open gym 5-on-5 format. Celebrity guests will serve as judges.
- TyTy Washington Jr.,
- Daimion Collins,
- Davion Mintz,
- Jacob Toppin,
- CJ Frederick,
- Keion Brooks Jr.,
- Dontaie Allen,
- Kellan Grady,
- Brennan Canada,
- Sahvir Wheeler,
- Lance Ware,
- Bryce Hopkins,
- and Kareem Watkins.
More details and ticket information for the “Fans First” Fan Fest will be announced soon.
For more on our partnership with ProCampsU and members of the Kentucky Basketball team, see the official press release below.
PROCAMPSU AND KENTUCKY SPORTS RADIO PARTNER ON SEASON-LONG NIL TEAM ACTIVITIES FOR STUDENT ATHLETES
Lexington, KY. –- As a result of the NIL opportunities now available to collegiate athletes, ProCampsU and Kentucky Sports Radio are excited to announce a season-long partnership designed to bring members of the basketball team, area businesses, and fans together for memorable brand experiences and events.
The first of these events, the Players First Fantasy Experience, kicks off this weekend. Participants will live the life of a collegiate basketball player, receive coaching from the current team, as well as attend unique social functions.
Next up will be the (recently rescheduled) Inaugural “Fans First” Fan Fest presented by ProLink Staffing. The event is now September 18th at the Clive M. Beck Event Center at Transylvania University. This open-to-the-public event will allow fans a first look at this year’s team, including TyTy Washington Jr., Daimion Collins, Davion Mintz, Jacob Toppin, CJ Frederick, Keion Brooks Jr., Dontaie Allen, Kellan Grady, Brennan Canada, Sahvir Wheeler, Lance Ware, Bryce Hopkins, and Kareem Watkins.
The players will participate in a dunk exhibition, 3-point shooting events, skills showcase, and open gym 5-on-5 format. Celebrity guests will take part as judges.
“We are so excited to have this chance to see the fans prior to the season. Let’s pack the arena!” said Kellan Grady.
More information regarding the “Fans First” Fan Fest and how to purchase tickets will be forthcoming.
A portion of proceeds from both the Players First Fantasy Experience and the “Fans First” Fan Fest presented by ProLink Staffing will be donated to local and national charities.
Headline partners include Delta Dental, ProLink Staffing, the Hatton Foundation, and 9258 Wealth Management.
About G3 College | ProCampsU
G3 College | ProCampsU, a division of G3 | ProCamps, launched July 2021 with a mission of partnering with collegiate student-athletes to deliver memorable brand experiences and events. For more information, please visit ProCampsU.com.
About Kentucky Sports Radio
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