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1959-1960 Kentucky Basketball Roster

Front Row (l to r): Coach Adolph Rupp, Dick Parsons, Eddie Mason, Larry Pursiful, Bennie Coffman, Al Robinson, Sid Cohen, Bill Lickert and Assistant Coach Harry Lancaster

Back Row: Assistant Trainer Sam Pressman, Herky Rupp, Roy Roberts, Harry Hurd, Ned Jennings, Don Mills, Allen Feldhaus, Jim McDonald and Manager Tom Thompson.
Note: Carroll Burchett was not present when picture was taken

#PlayerPositionHometown (Last School)HtWt
10Edward MasonGuardElizabethtown, KY5'11"160
11Herky RuppForwardLexington, KY (University High)6'4"170
12Al RobinsonGuardLexington, KY (Lafayette)6'1"185
13Ned JenningsCenterCarlisle, KY (Nicholas County)6'9"220
21Jim McDonaldGuard-ForwardLouisville, KY (St. Xavier)6'3"195
21Harry HurdCenterFrankfort, KY (Elkhorn)6'5"190
22Sid CohenGuardBrooklyn, NY (Eastern District)6'1"175
23Roy RobertsForwardAtlanta, GA (Northside)6'4"190
24Larry PursifulGuardFour Mile, KY (Bell County)6'1"165
30Bennie CoffmanGuardHuntington, WV (Vinson)6'3"173
32Allen FeldhausForward-CenterBurlington, KY (Boone County)6'5"205
40Carroll BurchettForward-CenterFuget, KY (Flat Gap)6'4"190
44Bill LickertForward-GuardLexington, KY (Lafayette)6'3"185
51Dick ParsonsGuardYancey, KY (Harlan High)5'9"155
54Don MillsCenterBerea, KY (High)6'6"185

On This Day In UK Basketball History

On December 8, 1969, Dan Issel scored 41 points against North Carolina.


On December 8, 2001, Kentucky beats North Carolina for the Cats’ 1,800th victory, the first college basketball team to reach that milestone.


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