Dominique Hawkins visits Hopkins Elementary on Friday

04/15/2017 09:00 AM

Dominique Hawkins understands how much young Kentucky basketball fans across the state look up to him. The former Wildcat stopped by Hopkins Elementary school in Somerset, KY on Friday afternoon to talk about the importance of education and being kind to one another.

Check out part of Hawkins’ time with the kids:

Clayton Abernathy

Clayton is a Producer for Spectrum News. He graduated with a Journalism degree from the University of Kentucky and he lives and breathes UK Basketball, making him the perfect fit to produce KSTV. That’s Kentucky’s only nightly half-hour show dedicated solely to UK sports. You can watch it weeknights at 7:30 and 11 on Spectrum News or anytime with Spectrum On Demand. Follow Clayton on twitter @ClaySTV1 to stay updated on the latest UK Basketball and recruiting news or to follow his amateur competitive eating endeavors. He once ate thirteen cheese Coney hot dogs in one sitting…on his lunch break.

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