1947–48 Kentucky Wildcats men's basketball team
|1947–48 Kentucky Wildcats men's basketball|
NCAA Tournament National Champions
SEC regular season and tournament champions
|1947–48 record||36–3 (9-0 SEC)|
|Head coach||Adolph Rupp|
|Assistant coach||Harry Lancaster|
|Home arena||Alumni Gymnasium|
The 1947–48 Kentucky Wildcats men's basketball team represented University of Kentucky. The head coach was Adolph Rupp. The team was a member of the Southeast Conference and played their home games at Alumni Gymnasium.
- Kentucky 76, Columbia 53
- Final Four
- Kentucky 60, Holy Cross 52
- Kentucky 58, Baylor 42
Awards and honors
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The 1948-49 Kentucky Wildcats won the National Championship. It was UK's first Title.
Team players drafted into the NBA
|Joe Holland||Baltimore Bullets|
|Ken Rollins||Fort Wayne Pistons|
|Jack Parkinson||Washington Capitols|
- "1948 NBA Draft on". Databasebasketball.com. Archived from the original on 2012-05-03. Retrieved 2012-04-07.