John Calipari announced that UK will help host a disaster-relief telethon on Sunday to raise money for the victims of the storm:
We will have more details later. For now, let's keep everyone in Texas in our prayers.— John Calipari (@UKCoachCalipari) August 30, 2017
Cal and UK have organized telethons in the past for relief efforts, including a deadly earthquake in Haiti in 2010.
The Hurricane Harvey relief effort is in full effect, and members of the Big Blue Nation are working to help aid those in a time of great need.
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