2004–05 Kentucky Wildcats men's basketball team

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2004–05 Kentucky Wildcats men's basketball
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SEC regular season champions
NCAA Tournament, Elite Eight
Conference Southeastern Conference Eastern
Ranking
Coaches #5
AP #7
2004–05 record 28-6 (14-2 SEC)
Head coach Tubby Smith
Assistant coach David Hobbs
Assistant coach Scott Rigot
Assistant coach Reggie Hansen
Home arena Rupp Arena
Seasons
« 2003–04 2005–06 »

The 2004–05 Kentucky Wildcats men's basketball team represented University of Kentucky. The Head Coach was Tubby Smith. The team was a member of the Southeast Conference and played their home games at Rupp Arena.

Roster[edit]

2004–05 Kentucky Wildcats men's basketball team
Players Coaches
Pos. # Name Height Weight Year Home town
G 1 Stockton, BrandonBrandon Stockton 6 ft 2 in (1.88 m) 190 lb (86 kg) Jr Glasgow, KY
G 2 Moss, RaviRavi Moss 6 ft 2 in (1.88 m) 190 lb (86 kg) Jr Hopkinsville, KY
G 3 Bradley, RamelRamel Bradley 6 ft 2 in (1.88 m) 180 lb (82 kg) Fr Brooklyn, NY
G 4 Rondo, RajonRajon Rondo 6 ft 1 in (1.85 m) 175 lb (79 kg) Fr Louisville, KY
G 5 Carrier, JoshJosh Carrier 6 ft 4 in (1.93 m) 205 lb (93 kg) Sr Bowling Green, KY
C 10 Orbzut, LukaszLukasz Orbzut 7 ft 1 in (2.16 m) 265 lb (120 kg) So Gliwice, PO
G 12 LeMaster, PrestonPreston LeMaster 6 ft 2 in (1.88 m) 180 lb (82 kg) Jr Paris, KY
F 13 Perry, BobbyBobby Perry 6 ft 6 in (1.98 m) 215 lb (98 kg) So Durham, NC
C 21 Alleyne, ShagariShagari Alleyne 7 ft 3 in (2.21 m) 270 lb (122 kg) So New York, NY
G 22 Sparks, PatrickPatrick Sparks 6 ft 0 in (1.83 m) 180 lb (82 kg) RS Jr Central City, KY
F 23 Thomas, SheraySheray Thomas 6 ft 8 in (2.03 m) 240 lb (109 kg) So Montreal, QB
F 24 Azubuike, KelennaKelenna Azubuike 6 ft 5 in (1.96 m) 220 lb (100 kg) Jr Tulsa, OK
G 32 Crawford, JoeJoe Crawford 6 ft 5 in (1.96 m) 215 lb (98 kg) Fr Detroit, MI
C 33 Morris, RandolphRandolph Morris 6 ft 11 in (2.11 m) 260 lb (118 kg) Fr Atlanta, GA
F 44 Hayes, ChuckChuck Hayes 6 ft 6 in (1.98 m) 240 lb (109 kg) Sr Modesto, CA
Head coach
Assistant coach(es)
  • David Hobbs
  • Scott Rigot
  • Reggie Hansen

Legend
  • (C) Team captain
  • (S) Suspended
  • (I) Ineligible
  • (W) Walk-on

Schedule and Results[edit]

Date
Time, TV
Rank# Opponent# Result Record Site (Attendance)
City, State
Non-Conference Regular Season
November 20, 2005*
4:00 PM, UKTV
#9 Coppin State W 77–46  1–0
Rupp Arena (22,231)
Lexington, KY
November 23, 2004*
7:00 PM, UKTV
#8 vs. Ball State W 73–53  2–0
US Bank Arena (15,563)
Cincinnati, OH
November 26, 2004*
7:00 PM, UKTV
#8 Georgia State W 77–59  3–0
Rupp Arena (22,368)
Lexington, KY
November 30, 2004*
7:00 PM, UKTV
#8 Tennessee Tech W 92–63  4–0
Rupp Arena (22,368)
Lexington, KY
December 4, 2004*
12:00 PM, CBS
#8 at #9 North Carolina L 78–91  4–1
Dean Smith Center (21,750)
Chapel Hill, NC
December 8, 2004*
7:00 PM, UKTV
#10 Morehead State W 71–40  5–1
Rupp Arena (20,652)
Lexington, KY
December 11, 2004*
2:00 PM, CBS
#10 vs. Indiana W 73–58  6–1
Freedom Hall (20,084)
Louisville, KY
December 18, 2004*
12:00 PM, ESPN
#9 at #13 Louisville
Battle for the Bluegrass
W 60–58  7–1
Freedom Hall (20,088)
Louisville, KY
December 22, 2004*
7:00 PM, UKTV
#8 William & Mary W 92–47  8–1
Rupp Arena (18,059)
Lexington, KY
December 29, 2004*
7:00 PM, UKTV
#8 Campbell W 82–50  9–1
Rupp Arena (22,411)
Lexington, KY
SEC Regular Season
January 5, 2005
8:00 PM, JP Sports
#8 South Carolina W 79–75  10–1
Rupp Arena (22,782)
Lexington, KY
January 9, 2005*
4:00 PM, CBS
#8 #2 Kansas L 59–65  10–2
Rupp Arena (24,367)
Lexington, KY
January 12, 2005
7:00 PM, FSN
#9 Vanderbilt W 69–54  11–2
Rupp Arena (22,174)
Lexington, KY
January 15, 2005
1:00 PM, JP Sports
#9 at Georgia W 76–55  12–2
Stegeman Coliseum (9,014)
Athens, GA
January 19, 2005
8:00 PM, JP Sports
#8 at Ole Miss W 53–50  13–2
Tad Smith Coliseum (8,451)
Oxford, MS
January 22, 2005
1:30 PM, CBS
#8 LSU W 89–58  14–2
Rupp Arena (23,073)
Lexington, KY
January 25, 2005
9:00 PM, ESPN
#7 at Tennessee W 84–62  15–2
Thompson-Boling Arena (16,183)
Knoxville, TN
January 29, 2005
3:30 PM, CBS
#7 at Arkansas W 68–67  16–2
Bud Walton Arena (20,268)
Fayetteville, AR
February 5, 2005
3:00 PM, JP Sports
#6 at Vanderbilt W 84–70  17–2
Memorial Gymnasium (14,316)
Nashville, TN
February 8, 2005
9:00 PM, ESPN
#5 Florida W 69–66  18–2
Rupp Arena (24,191)
Lexington, KY
February 12, 2005
3:00 PM, JP Sports
#5 Georgia W 60–51  19–2
Rupp Arena (23,897)
Lexington, KY
February 15, 2005
9:00 PM, ESPN
#3 at South Carolina L 61–73  19–3
Colonial Center (16,107)
Columbia, SC
February 19, 2005
9:00 PM, ESPN
#3 Mississippi State
ESPN College GameDay
W 94–78  20–3
Rupp Arena (24,247)
Lexington, KY
February 23, 2005
8:00 PM, JP Sports
#5 Auburn W 81–73  21–3
Rupp Arena (23,063)
Lexington, KY
February 26, 2005
1:30 PM, CBS
#5 Alabama W 78–71  22–3
Coleman Coliseum (15,316)
Tuscaloosa, AL
March 2, 2005
8:00 PM, JP Sports
#3 Tennessee W 73–61  23–3
Rupp Arena (24,205)
Lexington, KY
March 6, 2005
12:00 PM, CBS
#3 at Florida L 52–53  23–4
O'Connell Center (12,602)
Gainesville, FL
2005 SEC Tournament
March 11, 2005
9:30 PM, JP Sports
#4 vs. Tennessee
2005 SEC Tournament Quarterfinals
W 76–62  24–4
Georgia Dome (22,024)
Atlanta, GA
March 12, 2005
3:30 PM, JP Sports
#4 vs. LSU
SEC Tournament Semifinals
W 79–78 OT 26–4
Georgia Dome (24,214)
Atlanta, GA
March 13, 2005
1:30 PM, CBS
#4 vs. Florida
SEC Tournament Championship
L 53–70  26–5
Georgia Dome (24,408)
Atlanta, GA
2005 NCAA Tournament
March 17, 2005
12:45 PM, CBS
#7 vs. Eastern Kentucky
NCAA First Round
W 72–64  27–5
RCA Dome (27,284)
Indianapolis, IN
March 19, 2005
8:30 PM, CBS
#7 vs. #23 Cincinnati
NCAA Second Round
W 69–60  28–5
RCA Dome (40,331)
Indianapolis, IN
March 19, 2005
9:30 PM, CBS
#7 vs. #18 Utah
NCAA Regional Semifinal
W 62–52  29–5
Frank Erwin Center (16,239)
Austin, TX
March 21, 2005
3:00 PM, CBS
#7 vs. #15 Michigan State
NCAA Regional Finals
L 88–94 2OT 29–6
Frank Erwin Center (16,239)
Austin, TX
*Non-conference game. #Rankings from AP Poll. (#) Tournament seedings in parentheses.

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