Former University of Kentucky basketball standout Patrick Patterson will be back in Lexington next week to host a basketball camp for particpants aged 7 to 17.
Patterson, a forward for the NBA's Sacramento Kings, will host PPatt's Academy on July 1-3 at Lexington Christian Academy, 450 West Reynolds Road.
Cost is $175, with sessions running from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. each day. The camp offers individual/group training and team training in shot mechanics, ball handling, offensive footwork, defensive movement and positioning, offensive movement and post player footwork and movement.
To enroll, call (713) 320-2194 or (832) 875-4309. Or, you can click on this link to register online.
Patterson, who played for the Wildcats from 2007-2010, amassed 1,564 points in three seasons, placing him 13th on UK's all-time scoring list.
In three NBA seasons with the Houston Rockets and Sacramento Kings, Patterson is averaging 8.3 points and 4.4 rebounds per game.