Keeneland and Maker's Mark announced Monday that the latest signature charity bottle will honor University of Kentucky basketball great and Hall of Famer Dan Issel. Proceeds, estimated to be about $175,000, from the bottle will benefit the Gill Heart Institute at UK HealthCare. An all-American his senior year, Issel played for UK from 1967 to 1970 and remains the all-time leading scorer in men's basketball.
Maker's Mark Charity Bottle to Honor UK Basketball Great Dan Issel
By Janet Patton: Lexington Herald-Leader • Apr 2, 2013