All-Time Winning Streaks/Biggest Wins & Losses

All-Time Winning Streaks
Overall 
No. BeganEnded
38 Nov. 14, 2014 vs. Grand Canyon, 85-45April 4, 2015 vs. Wisconsin, 64-71
  
32 Dec. 5, 1953 vs. Temple, 86-59Jan. 8, 1955 vs. Georgia Tech, 58-59
  
27 Dec. 2, 1995 vs. Indiana, (N) 89-82Mar. 10, 1996 vs. Mississippi State, (N) 73-84
  
26 Jan. 28, 1946 vs. Georgia Tech, 54-26Dec. 30, 1946 vs. State, (N) 31-37
  
26 Dec. 30, 2002 vs. Tennessee State, 115-87Mar. 29, 2003 vs. Marquette, (N) 69-83
  
25 Feb. 27, 1965 vs. Tennessee, 61-60Mar. 5, 1966 at Tennessee, 62-69
  
24 Feb. 6, 1933 vs. Mexico, 81-22Feb. 24, 1934 vs. Florida, (N) 32-38
  
24 Dec. 17, 2011 vs. Chattanooga, 87-62March 11, 2012 vs. Vanderbilt, (N) 64-71
  
23 Jan. 2, 1952 vs. Ole Miss, 116-58Mar. 22, 1952 vs. St. John’s, (N) 57-64
  
21 Jan. 11, 1949 vs. Bowling Green, (N) 63-61Mar. 31, 1949 vs. Loyola, Chicago, (N) 56-67
  
21 Dec. 30, 1950 vs. Syracuse, (N) 69-59Mar. 3, 1951 vs. Vanderbilt, (N) 57-61
  
19 Nov. 13, 2009 vs. Morehead State, 75-59Jan. 26, 2010 at South Carolina, 62-68
  
18 Feb. 5, 1948 at Alabama, 41-31Mar. 31, 1948 vs. Phillips Oilers, (N) 49-53
  
16 Mar. 1, 1958 at Tennessee, 77-66Jan. 6, 1959 at Vanderbilt, 66-75
  
16 Dec. 11, 1961 vs. St. Louis, 86-77Feb. 12, 1962 vs. Mississippi State, 44-49
  
16 Mar. 15, 1969 vs. Miami, Ohio, (N) 72-71Jan. 31, 1970 at Vanderbilt, 81-87
  
16 Feb. 21, 1976 vs. Florida, 96-89Dec. 18, 1976 vs. Utah, 68-70
  
16 Feb. 13, 1978 at Ole Miss, 64-52Dec. 16, 1978 at Indiana, 67-68
  
Single Season
No. BeganEnded
38 Nov. 14, 2014 vs. Grand Canyon, 85-45April 4, 2015 vs. Wisconsin, 64-71
  
27 Dec. 2, 1995 vs. Indiana, (N) 89-82Mar. 10, 1996 vs. Mississippi State, (N) 73-84
  
26 Dec. 30, 2002 vs. Tennessee State, 115-87Mar. 29, 2003 vs. Marquette, (N) 69-83
  
*25 Dec. 5, 1953 vs. Temple, 86-59Mar. 1, 1954 at Alabama, 68-43
  
24 Dec. 17, 2011 vs. Chattanooga, 87-62March 11, 2012 vs. Vanderbilt, (N) 64-71
  
23 Jan. 2, 1952 vs. Ole Miss, (N) 116-58Mar. 22, 1952 vs. St. John’s, (N) 57-64
  
23 Dec. 1, 1965 vs. Hardin-Simmons, 83-55Mar. 5, 1966 at Tennessee, 62-69
  
21 Jan. 11, 1949 vs. Bowling Green, (N) 63-61Mar. 14, 1949 vs. Loyola, Chicago, (N) 56-67
  
21 Dec. 30, 1950 vs. Syracuse, (N) 69-59Mar. 3, 1951 vs. Vanderbilt, (N) 57-61
  
Homecourt
No. BeganEnded
**129 Jan. 4, 1943 vs. Ft. Knox, 64-30Jan. 8, 1955 vs. Georgia Tech, 58-59
  
^55 Mar. 17, 2009 vs. UNLV, 70-60Dec. 1, 2012 vs. Baylor, 64-55
  
42 March 4, 2014 vs. AlabamaDec. 3, 2016 vs. UCLA, 97-92
  
39 Jan. 10, 1933 vs. South Carolina, 44-36Feb. 22, 1936 vs. Creighton, 29-31
  
33 Jan. 29, 1992 vs. Ole Miss, 96-78Feb. 9, 1994 vs Arkansas, 82-90
  
30 Dec. 1, 1980 vs. E. Tennessee State, 62-57 Mar. 6, 1982 vs. Alabama, 46-48
  
28 Dec. 21, 1957 vs. Minnesota, 78-58Dec. 19, 1959 vs. West Virginia, 70-79
  
28 Dec. 20, 1968 vs. Michigan, 112-104Dec. 19, 1970 vs. Purdue, 83-89
  
27 Jan. 11, 1930 vs. Creighton, 25-21Feb. 20, 1932 vs. Vanderbilt, 31-32
  
27 Feb. 18, 1995 vs. Florida, 87-77Mar. 2, 1997 vs. South Carolina, 66-72
  
26 Jan. 22, 1977 vs. LSU, 87-72Dec. 22, 1978 vs. A&M, 69-73
  
24 Feb. 28, 1985 vs. Tennessee, 92-67Jan. 7, 1987 vs. Alabama, 55-69

 

Biggest Wins
 MarginScoreOpponentSiteDate
177143-66GeorgiaLouisville, Ky.Feb. 27, 1956
274124-50Tennessee-MartinLexington, Ky.Nov. 26, 1994
37290-18Western OntarioLexington, Ky.Dec. 10, 1949
 7296-24WabashLexington, Ky.Dec. 28, 1946
56998-29Louisville, Ky.Feb. 27, 1947
 6975-6Arkansas StateLexington, Ky.Jan. 8, 1945
 6981-12OglethorpeLexington, Ky.Dec. 13, 1934
86684-18AuburnLouisville, Ky.Feb. 28, 1947
96583-18 A&MLexington, Ky.Dec. 14, 1946
106496-32Morehead StateLexington, Ky.Dec. 16, 1995
1162106-44Lexington, Ky.Mar. 5, 2003
1261101-40TennesseeLexington, Ky.Mar. 12, 1993
      
Biggest Losses
 MarginScoreOpponentSiteDate
1-7017-87CentralDanville, Ky.Jan. 28, 1910
2-5595-150KansasLawrence, Kan.Dec. 9, 1989
3-4710-57WabashCrawfordsville, Ind.Jan. 6, 1925
4-429-51CentralDanville, Ky.Mar. 11, 1910
5-4152-93Nashville, Tenn.Feb. 12, 2008
 -4111-52Rose PolytechnicTerre Haute, Ind.Feb. 10, 1910
7-3950-89City College of New YorkNew York, N.Y.Mar. 14, 1950
8-3810-48CincinnatiLexington, Ky.Dec. 18, 1926
9-3717-54Christ Church, Cin.Cincinnati, OhioFeb. 15, 1906
10-3541-76LSULexington, Ky.Jan. 18, 1987

 

* UK registered 25 wins during its undefeated season of 1953-54. The team declined a bid to the NCAA Tournament.
** NCAA record
^ Win streak began at Memorial Coliseum due to scheduling conflict at Rupp Arena.