1983-1984 Kentucky Basketball Statistics

Record: 29-5 (14-4, 1st in SEC)
Rank: 3rd in the Final AP Poll
Coach: Joe B. Hall

NCAA Tournament: (#1 seed in Mideast)
Won Mideast Second Round (93-68) versus #8 Brigham Young
Won Mideast Regional Semifinal (72-67) versus #5 Louisville
Won Mideast Regional Final (54-51) versus #2 Illinois
Lost National Semifinal (53-40) versus #1 Georgetown


 GMPFGFGAFG%FTFTAFT%TRBASTSTLBLKTOVPFPTS
Team3440.026.551.4.51515.221.2.71834.016.55.24.614.618.268.2
Opponent3440.023.455.7.42011.316.9.66530.112.95.91.814.120.558.1

Team – Totals

 GMPFGFGAFG%FTFTAFT%TRBASTSTLBLKTOVPFPTS
Team3468009001749.515518721.71811575621761584956182318
Opponent3468007961894.420383576.6651024438199614816961975

Individual – Per Game

RkPlayerGGSMPFGFGAFG%FTFTAFT%TRBASTSTLBLKTOVPFPTS
1Melvin Turpin343431.56.611.1.5932.12.8.7456.41.00.71.61.72.515.2
2Kenny Walker343332.05.09.1.5552.43.2.7345.91.30.90.61.22.512.4
3Sam Bowie343428.83.97.6.5162.73.7.7229.21.90.61.92.92.710.5
4Jim Master333330.83.98.6.4541.82.2.8111.72.40.40.01.51.49.6
5Winston Bennett34018.92.04.6.4292.63.7.6983.80.70.40.21.73.16.5
6Dickey Beal301222.52.03.5.5712.33.0.7781.24.41.00.02.21.66.3
734215.31.53.4.4560.71.4.4901.22.50.60.11.41.83.8
8Roger Harden292116.00.92.3.3680.20.2.8331.23.40.60.02.01.81.9
9Tom Heitz2113.30.50.8.5880.71.0.7000.80.00.20.00.20.71.6
10Bret Bearup2606.30.51.2.4190.50.8.6671.20.20.10.10.30.81.5
11Paul Andrews1804.10.51.0.5000.10.2.5000.60.30.00.00.10.41.1
12Troy McKinley1102.80.50.9.6000.00.0 0.5 0.00.00.10.11.1
13Leroy Byrd601.50.20.3.5000.00.3.0000.2 0.00.00.50.20.3

Individual – Totals

RkPlayerGGSMPFGFGAFG%FTFTAFT%TRBASTSTLBLKTOVPFPTS
1Melvin Turpin34341071224378.5937094.7452173324535885518
2Kenny Walker34331087171308.55580109.7342004431224084422
3Sam Bowie3434980133258.51691126.7223136622659992357
4Jim Master33331016129284.4546074.81156801314847318
5Winston Bennett34064267156.42988126.6981292314758107222
6Dickey Beal301267460105.5717090.778351333016548190
734252052114.4562449.49042841954860128
8Roger Harden29214632568.36856.8333699170585255
9Bret Bearup2601631331.4191421.6673262382040
10Tom Heitz211701017.5881420.7001604151434
11Paul Andrews18074918.50024.500105001720
12Troy McKinley11031610.60000 5 001112
13Leroy Byrd60912.50002.0001 00312
 School Totals34 68009001749.515518721.71811575621761584956182318

Schedule and Results

GDateType OpponentConf TmOppOTWLStreakArena
1Sat, Nov 26, 1983REG Louisville (6)MetroW6544 10W 1Rupp Arena
2Sat, Dec 3, 1983REG IndianaBig TenW5954 20W 2Rupp Arena
3Sat, Dec 10, 1983REG@KansasBig 8W7250 30W 3Allen Fieldhouse
4Fri, Dec 16, 1983REG WyomingWACW6640 40W 4Rupp Arena
5Sat, Dec 17, 1983REG Brigham YoungWACW9359 50W 5Rupp Arena
6Tue, Dec 20, 1983REG@CincinnatiMetroW2411 60W 6Riverfront Coliseum
7Sat, Dec 24, 1983REG@IllinoisBig TenW5654 70W 7Assembly Hall
8Wed, Dec 28, 1983REGNPurdue (18)Big TenW8667 80W 8Freedom Hall
9Mon, Jan 2, 1984REG@MississippiSECW6855 90W 9C.M. Tad Smith Coliseum
10Sat, Jan 7, 1984REG@Louisiana State (9)SECW9680 100W 10Maravich Assembly Center
11Mon, Jan 9, 1984REG SECW7666 110W 11Rupp Arena
12Wed, Jan 11, 1984REG Mississippi StateSECW5142 120W 12Rupp Arena
13Fri, Jan 13, 1984REG@AuburnSECL6382 121L 1Beard-Eaves-Memorial
14Tue, Jan 17, 1984REG@FloridaSECL5769 122L 2Stephen C. O’Connell Center
15Fri, Jan 20, 1984REG SECW6746 132W 1Rupp Arena
16Sun, Jan 22, 1984REG Houston (4)SWCW7467 142W 2Rupp Arena
17Sat, Jan 28, 1984REG Georgia (18)SECW6440 152W 3Rupp Arena
18Mon, Jan 30, 1984REG SECW9374 162W 4Rupp Arena
19Sat, Feb 4, 1984REG@SECL6269 163L 1Coleman Coliseum
20Mon, Feb 6, 1984REG@Mississippi StateSECW7758 173W 1Humphrey Coliseum
21Sat, Feb 11, 1984REG Auburn (16)SECW8464 183W 2Rupp Arena
22Mon, Feb 13, 1984REG FloridaSECW6765 193W 3Rupp Arena
23Sun, Feb 19, 1984REG@SECW5854 203W 4Memorial Gymnasium
24Sat, Feb 25, 1984REG@GeorgiaSECW6664 213W 5Stegeman Coliseum
25Mon, Feb 27, 1984REG@SECL5863 214L 1Stokely Center
26Thu, Mar 1, 1984REG MississippiSECW7657 224W 1Rupp Arena
27Sat, Mar 3, 1984REG Louisiana StateSECW9068 234W 2Rupp Arena
GDateType OpponentConf TmOppOTWLStreakArena
28Thu, Mar 8, 1984CTOURNNGeorgiaSECW9279 244W 3Memorial Gymnasium
29Fri, Mar 9, 1984CTOURNNSECW4846 254W 4Memorial Gymnasium
30Sat, Mar 10, 1984CTOURNNAuburnSECW5149 264W 5Memorial Gymnasium
GDateType OpponentConf TmOppOTWLStreakArena
31Sat, Mar 17, 1984NCAANBrigham YoungWACW9368 274W 6Birmingham-Jefferson Civic Center
32Thu, Mar 22, 1984NCAANLouisvilleMetroW7267 284W 7Rupp Arena
33Sat, Mar 24, 1984NCAANIllinois (6)Big TenW5451 294W 8Rupp Arena
34Sat, Mar 31, 1984NCAANGeorgetown (2)L4053 295L 1Kingdome