1938-1939 Kentucky Basketball Statistics

Final Record: Won: 16; Lost: 4
SEC Conference Record: Won: 5; Lost: 2
Head Coach: Adolph Rupp
Assistant Coach(es): Paul McBrayer
Manager: J.B. Faulconer
Team Captain(s): Bernard Opper
Notes: SEC Champions; SEC Tournament Champions


Individual – Per Game

PlayerGames
Played
FGFTTotal
Pts
PPG
Fred Curtis2068511879.35
Homer Thompson1944401286.74
Keith Farnsley2049291276.35
Layton Rouse1942201045.47
Bernard Opper203916944.7
Marion Cluggish2947101043.59
Lee Huber202710643.2
Elmo Head1397251.92
James Goodman201310361.8
Ernie Jefferson32041.33
Walter Hodge31131
Harry Denham9102.22
Billy Jackson20000

and Results

DateGameResultScoreNotes
12/2/1938Georgetown College at W39 – 19
12/10/1938 Wesleyan at KentuckyW57 – 18
12/17/1938Cincinnati at W44 – 27
12/21/1938Washington & Lee at KentuckyW67 – 47
1/4/1939Kentucky vs. L34 – 52
1/6/1939Kentucky at St. JosephsW41 – 30
1/14/1939Kentucky vs. L37 – 42(at Louisville, KY)
1/21/1939 at KentuckyL29 – 30
1/28/1939Kentucky vs. AlabamaL38 – 41(at Birmingham, AL)
1/30/1939Kentucky at VanderbiltW51 – 37
2/4/1939Marquette at KentuckyW37 – 31
2/8/1939Kentucky at XavierW41 – 31
2/11/1939Alabama at KentuckyW45 – 27
2/13/1939 at KentuckyW39 – 28
2/18/1939Kentucky at W36 – 34 2 OT
2/21/1939Xavier at KentuckyW43 – 23
2/25/1939Vanderbilt at KentuckyW52 – 27
3/2/1939Kentucky vs. MississippiW49 – 30SEC Tournament (at Knoxville, TN)
3/3/1939Kentucky vs. Louisiana StateW53 – 34SEC Tournament (at Knoxville, TN)
3/4/1939Kentucky vs. W46 – 38SEC Tournament Championship (at Knoxville, TN)