1954-1955 Kentucky Basketball Statistics

Record: 23-3 (12-2, 1st in SEC)
Rank: 2nd in the Final AP Poll
Coach: Adolph Rupp

NCAA Tournament:
Lost East Regional Semifinal (79-71) versus 
Won East Regional Third Place (84-59) versus 

Team – Per Game

 GMPFGFGAFG%FTFTAFT%TRBASTSTLBLKTOVPFPTS
Team26 30.081.7.36816.326.0.63064.6    18.576.4
Opponent26 20.367.0.30320.531.7.64843.1    15.461.1
 GMPFGFGAFG%FTFTAFT%TRBASTSTLBLKTOVPFPTS
Team26 7812123.368425675.6301680    4811987
Opponent26 5271741.303534824.6481120    4001588

 

Individual – Per Game

RkPlayerGGSMPFGFGAFG%FTFTAFT%TRBASTSTLBLKTOVPFPTS
1Bob Burrow26 36.77.618.2.4193.86.1.62317.7    2.519.0
2Bill Evans24 35.75.314.3.3683.44.5.7438.5    2.913.9
3Phil Grawemeyer20 32.95.215.2.3432.63.7.70313.5    3.213.0
4Jerry Bird26 33.24.612.1.3781.52.9.53310.8    2.510.7
5Gayle Rose24 22.82.87.8.3551.93.3.5632.7    2.77.4
6John Brewer18 17.02.36.8.3411.01.3.7834.1    1.55.7
7Gerry Calvert16 9.51.33.0.4381.11.9.5672.0    1.43.7
8Earl Adkins15 8.31.34.3.3080.71.1.5881.9    1.33.3
9Ray Mills23 10.11.14.0.2800.91.6.5684.2    1.33.2
10Paul Corum9 2.30.61.1.5000.20.4.5000.7    0.21.3
11Harold Hurst3 1.70.30.31.0000.00.0 0.3    0.30.7
12Dan Chandler5 3.40.20.6.3330.20.8.2500.4    1.40.6

 

Individual – Totals

RkPlayerGGSMPFGFGAFG%FTFTAFT%TRBASTSTLBLKTOVPFPTS
1Bob Burrow26 954198473.41999159.623459    64495
2Bill Evans24 856126342.36881109.743204    69333
3Jerry Bird26 863119315.3784075.533282    65278
4Phil Grawemeyer20 658104303.3435274.703270    63260
5Gayle Rose24 54766186.3554580.56364    64177
6John Brewer18 30642123.3411823.78374    27102
7Ray Mills23 2322693.2802137.56896    3073
8Gerry Calvert16 1522148.4381730.56732    2359
9Earl Adkins15 1252065.3081017.58828    1950
10Paul Corum9 21510.50024.5006    212
11Dan Chandler5 1713.33314.2502    73
12Harold Hurst3 5111.00000 1    12
 School Totals26  7812123.368425675.6301680    4811987

 

Schedule and Results

GDateType OpponentConf TmOppOTWLStreakArena
1Sat, Dec 4, 1954REG Louisiana StateSECW7458 10W 1Memorial Coliseum
2Sat, Dec 11, 1954REG@XavierIndW7369 20W 2Schmidt Fieldhouse
3Sat, Dec 18, 1954REG TempleIndW7961 30W 3Memorial Coliseum
4Tue, Dec 21, 1954REG  (2)MSACW7065 40W 4Memorial Coliseum
5Wed, Dec 22, 1954REG La Salle (4)IndW6354 50W 5Memorial Coliseum
6Thu, Dec 30, 1954REG Saint LouisMVCW8265 60W 6Memorial Coliseum
7Sat, Jan 1, 1955REG@TempleIndW10169 70W 7Convention Hall
8Sat, Jan 8, 1955REG  TechSECL5859 71L 1Memorial Coliseum
9Mon, Jan 10, 1955REG DePaulIndW9259 81W 1Memorial Coliseum
10Sat, Jan 15, 1955REG@TulaneSECW5844 91W 2Avron B. Fogelman Arena
11Mon, Jan 17, 1955REG@Louisiana StateSECW6462 101W 3John Parker Memorial Coliseum
12Sat, Jan 22, 1955REG@TennesseeSECW8466 111W 4Alumni Memorial Gymnasium
13Sat, Jan 29, 1955REG@Vanderbilt (18)SECW7571 121W 5Memorial Gymnasium
14Mon, Jan 31, 1955REG@ TechSECL5965 122L 1Heisman Gymnasium
15Thu, Feb 3, 1955REG SECW8763 132W 1Memorial Coliseum
16Sat, Feb 5, 1955REG@MississippiSECW8466 142W 2Ellis Auditorium
17Mon, Feb 7, 1955REG@Mississippi StateSECW6156 152W 3McCarthy Gymnasium
18Wed, Feb 9, 1955REG SECW8640 162W 4Memorial Coliseum
19Mon, Feb 14, 1955REG XavierIndW6655 172W 5Memorial Coliseum
20Sat, Feb 19, 1955REG@DePaulIndW7672 182W 6Chicago Stadium
21Mon, Feb 21, 1955REG Vanderbilt (14)SECW7759 192W 7Memorial Coliseum
22Sat, Feb 26, 1955REG SECW9359 202W 8Memorial Coliseum
23Mon, Feb 28, 1955REG Alabama (11)SECW6652 212W 9Memorial Coliseum
24Sat, Mar 5, 1955REG TennesseeSECW10461 222W 10Memorial Coliseum
25Fri, Mar 11, 1955NCAAN (8)IndL7179 223L 1Welsh-Ryan Arena
26Sat, Mar 12, 1955NCAANIndW8459 233W 1Welsh-Ryan Arena