1944-1945 Kentucky Basketball Roster

Front Row (l to r): Ed Waits, Alonzo Nelson, J. Ed Parker, Singleton Yeary, Dickie Derrickson, Al Reynolds,

Second Row: Coach Adolph Rupp, Wilbur Schu, Jack Parkinson, Jack Tingle, Clyde Cooper, John Stough, William Sturgill, Chambers, Manager Harold Park, Trainer Frank Mann

Back Row: Kenton Campbell, Deward Compton, James Durham, Ernest Sparkman, Chester Duff, Alex Groza, Bill Allen, James Howe, Norman Weiner

#PlayerPositionHometown (Last School)HtWt
UNKJack SchiffliForwardWashington, IN (High)6'3"185
UNKJames DurhamForwardAnchorage, KY (High)6'3"180
UNKSingleton YearyForward-CenterNicholasville, KY (Lexington Lafayette)6'0"155
3Wilbur SchuForwardVersailles, 6'4"180
4Bill ChambersGuardHuntington, WV (High)5'10"165
5Alonzo NelsonForwardRichmond, KY (Madison)5'11"160
5John StoughGuardMontgomery, AL (Sidney Lanier)6'0"170
6Dickie DerricksonGuardLexington, KY (Lafayette)5'11"160
11Clyde CooperForwardBrooksville, KY (High)5'11"170
12Ernest SparkmanCenterCarr Creek, 6'5"170
13J. Ed ParkerForward-GuardLexington, KY (Henry Clay)6'0"150
15George VulichCenterGary, IN (Froebel)6'8"200
15Alex GrozaCenterMartins Ferry, OH (High)6'7"220
17Al ReynoldsForwardEast Orange, NJ (Clifford Scott)--
18Jim HoweGuardFort Thomas, KY (Highlands)6'0"163
19Jack ParkinsonGuardYorktown, IN (High)6'0"175
19Jack TingleForwardBedford, KY (Trimble High)6'3"185
20Kenton CampbellCenterNewark, OH (High)6'4"195
20Deward ComptonCenter Murfreesboro, TN (Castle Heights MA6'5"205
25Chester DuffForwardDarfork, --
34Ed AllinGuard-ForwardLexington, KY (Henry Clay)6'1"165
41William SturgillGuardPrestonsburg, KY (High)6'2"185