U of L-UK tickets raise $50,000, Calipari says

University of Kentucky basketball coach John Calipari wrote on his Twitter page Friday night that two UK-Louisivlle basketball tickets had raised $50,000 for charity.

Calipari wrote from the 2009 Dick Vitale Gala for Cancer Research in Sarasota, Fla.

Here's the full text of the tweet: "Just auctioned off 4 tix to our U of L game for $50k. It must be a bigger game than I thought! Tix behind our bench. They can stay at our home"