1958-1959 Kentucky Basketball Statistics

Record: 24-3 (12-2, 2nd in SEC)
Rank: 2nd in the Final AP Poll
Coach: Adolph Rupp

NCAA Tournament:
Lost Mideast Regional Semifinal (76-61) versus Louisville
Won Mideast Regional Third Place (98-69) versus Marquette

Team – Per Game

 GMPFGFGAFG%FTFTAFT%TRBASTSTLBLKTOVPFPTS
Team27 28.871.20.40521.128.10.75250.4    1978.7
Opponent27 23.162.50.36918.226.70.68241.4    2064.3

 

Team – Totals

 GMPFGFGAFG%FTFTAFT%TRBASTSTLBLKTOVPFPTS
Team27 77819220.4055707580.7521361    5132126
Opponent27 62316870.3694917200.6821117    5391737

 

Individual – Per Game

RkPlayerGGSMPFGFGAFG%FTFTAFT%TRBASTSTLBLKTOVPFPTS
1Johnny Cox27  717.20.40545.40.74712.2    2.618
2Bill Lickert25  511.60.4333.44.70.7359    2.713.5
3Bennie Coffman27  4.180.5092.63.40.782.3    2.410.8
4Don Mills26  3.38.40.3993.94.70.8289.5    2.810.6
5Sid Cohen25  2.67.40.3572.84.20.6763    2.28.1
627  37.80.38622.50.7941.9    2.68
7Bobby Slusher24  2.57.10.3511.92.30.8184.9    2.56.9
8Phil Johnson25  1.23.50.3450.81.20.6774.7    1.13.2
9Ned Jennings11  1.13.10.3530.71.10.6673.5    1.42.9
10Howard Dardeen14  0.92.10.4140.10.50.2861.6    0.21.9
11Lowell Hughes9  0.31.10.30.20.210.4    0.40.9
12Al Robinson9  0.30.80.42900.200.7    0.10.7

 

Individual – Totals

RkPlayerGGSMPFGFGAFG%FTFTAFT%TRBASTSTLBLKTOVPFPTS
1Johnny Cox27  1884640.4051091460.747329    71485
2Bill Lickert25  1262910.433861170.735224    68338
3Bennie Coffman27  1102160.50971910.7862    66291
4Don Mills26  872180.3991011220.828247    73275
527  812100.38654680.79451    69216
6Sid Cohen25  661850.357711050.67674    55203
7Bobby Slusher24  601710.35145550.818117    61165
8Phil Johnson25  30870.34521310.677117    2781
9Ned Jennings11  12340.3538120.66738    1532
10Howard Dardeen14  12290.414270.28622    326
11Lowell Hughes9  3100.32214    48
12Al Robinson9  370.4290206    16
 School Totals27  77819220.4055707580.7521361    5132126

 

Schedule and Results

GDateType OpponentConf TmOppOTWLStreakArena
1Mon, Dec 1, 1958REG Florida StateIndW9168 10W 1Memorial Coliseum
2Sat, Dec 6, 1958REG@TempleMid-AtlW7671 20W 2The Palestra
3Mon, Dec 8, 1958REG@DukeACCW7864 30W 3Cameron Indoor Stadium
4Thu, Dec 11, 1958REG Southern Methodist (18)SWCW7260 40W 4Memorial Coliseum
5Sat, Dec 13, 1958REG Saint Louis (9)MVCW7657 50W 5Memorial Coliseum
6Mon, Dec 15, 1958REG MarylandACCW5856OT60W 6Memorial Coliseum
7Fri, Dec 19, 1958REG Big TenW9576 70W 7Memorial Coliseum
8Sat, Dec 20, 1958REG West Virginia (7)SouthernW9791 80W 8Memorial Coliseum
9Mon, Dec 29, 1958REG NavyIndW8269 90W 9Memorial Coliseum
10Tue, Dec 30, 1958REG IllinoisBig TenW7675 100W 10Freedom Hall
11Sat, Jan 3, 1959REG SECW7262 110W 11Memorial Coliseum
12Tue, Jan 6, 1959REG@SECL6675 111L 1Memorial Gymnasium
13Sat, Jan 10, 1959REG@Louisiana StateSECW7661 121W 1John Parker Memorial Coliseum
14Mon, Jan 12, 1959REG@TulaneSECW8568 131W 2Avron B. Fogelman Arena
15Sat, Jan 17, 1959REG TennesseeSECW7958 141W 3Memorial Coliseum
16Mon, Jan 26, 1959REG@SECW9470 151W 4Alexander Memorial Coliseum
17Thu, Jan 29, 1959REG GeorgiaSECW10855 161W 5Memorial Coliseum
18Sat, Jan 31, 1959REG FloridaSECW9451 171W 6Memorial Coliseum
19Sat, Feb 7, 1959REG@MississippiSECW9772 181W 7Municipal Auditorium
20Mon, Feb 9, 1959REG@ (10)SECL5866 182L 1McCarthy Gymnasium
21Sat, Feb 14, 1959REGNIndW7152 192W 1Chicago Stadium
22Wed, Feb 18, 1959REG SECW8371 202W 2Memorial Coliseum
23Sat, Feb 21, 1959REG Auburn (2)SECW7556 212W 3Memorial Coliseum
24Mon, Feb 23, 1959REG SECW3932 222W 4Memorial Coliseum
25Sat, Feb 28, 1959REG@TennesseeSECW6956 232W 5Armory Fieldhouse
26Fri, Mar 13, 1959NCAANLouisvilleIndL6176 233L 1Welsh-Ryan Arena
27Sat, Mar 14, 1959NCAANMarquette (20)IndW9869 243W 1Welsh-Ryan Arena