Hall of Fame Classic Roster Full of Former Louisville Cardinals

Photo: Yum Center official picture
Photo: Yum Center official picture

Wow, clear your schedules on Friday, September 11 this year at 7 pm. This year’s Hall of Fame Classic, which is a charity basketball game with police officers, fire fighters, and notable basketball players, will be played at the KFC Yum! Center and will have plenty of big names to get your attention.

From WHAS11.com:

Members of the police and fire departments will play as teammates alongside current and former NBA and former University of Louisville basketball players, including Russ Smith, Peyton Siva, Darrell Griffith and more. The teams will be coached by Hall of Fame coach Denny Crum and his former assistant coach Jerry Jones.

Tickets start at $13 and go on sale Friday, April 3 at Noon at the KFC Yum! Center Ticket Office, all Ticketmaster outlets, online at Ticketmaster.com and by phone at 1-800-745-3000. Group discounts are available for groups of 15 or more by calling (502) 566-5152 or visiting kfcyumcenter.com. A portion of the proceeds will benefit Louisville Metro Fire and the Louisville Metro Police Foundation.

Here is a list of confirmed participants so far. This list will likely grow from now until the game in September.

• Denny Crum (Coach)

• Jerry Jones (Coach)

• Russ Smith

• Peyton Siva

• Darrell Griffith

• DeJuan Wheat

• Jerry Eaves

• Milt Wagner

• LaBradford Smith

• Scooter McCray

• Roger Burkman


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