1939-1940 Kentucky Basketball Statistics

Final Record: Won: 15; Lost: 6
SEC Conference Record: Won: 4; Lost: 4
Head Coach: 
Assistant Coach(es): Paul McBrayer
Manager: Arthur Bicknell
Team Captain(s): Layton Rouse
Notes: SEC Champions; SEC Tournament Champions; Sugar Bowl Champions;


Individual – Per Game

PlayerGames
Played
FGFTFTA%FTotal
Pts
PPG
Layton Rouse2174273871.05391758.33
Keith Farnsley2160325360.38441527.24
Marion Cluggish2162286245.16461527.24
Lee Huber1942182864.29201025.37
Carl Combs1621213265.6336633.94
James King1721203262.518643.76
Donald Orme11137977.7812333
Ermal Allen1817183256.2535522.89
Waller White1617111861.1131452.81
Stan Cluggish648165010162.67
Harry Denham10761154.558202
Carl Staker1184666.676201.82

Schedule and Results

DateGameResultScoreNotes
12/9/1939Berea at W74 – 24
12/16/1939Cincinnati at L30 – 39
12/21/1939 vs. ClemsonW55 – 31(at Enka, NC)
12/27/1939 vs. Ohio StateW36 – 30Sugar Bowl Championship (at New Orleans, LA)
1/1/1940Kansas State at W53 – 26
1/6/1940 at XavierW42 – 41 OT
1/8/1940West Virginia at W47 – 38
1/13/1940 at Notre DameL47 – 52
1/20/1940Tennessee at W35 – 26
1/27/1940Kentucky vs. AlabamaL32 – 36(at Birmingham, AL)
1/29/1940Kentucky at VanderbiltL32 – 40
2/3/1940Kentucky at MarquetteW51 – 45
2/10/1940Alabama at KentuckyW46 – 18
2/12/1940Xavier at KentuckyW37 – 29
2/13/1940Mississippi State at KentuckyW45 – 37
2/17/1940Kentucky at TennesseeL23 – 27
2/19/1940Kentucky at Georgia TechL39 – 44
2/24/1940Vanderbilt at KentuckyW43 – 38
2/29/1940Kentucky vs. VanderbiltW44 – 34SEC Tournament (at Knoxville, TN)
3/1/1940Kentucky vs. TennesseeW30 – 29 OTSEC Tournament (at Knoxville, TN)
3/2/1940Kentucky vs. GeorgiaW51 – 43SEC Tournament Championship (at Knoxville, TN)