1969–70 Kentucky Wildcats men's basketball team

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1969–70 Kentucky Wildcats men's basketball
ConferenceSoutheast Conference
Ranking
CoachesNo. 1
APNo. 1
1969–70 record26–2 (17–1 SEC)
Head coachAdolph Rupp
Assistant coachJoe B. Hall
Assistant coachDick Parsons
Assistant coachT. L. Plain
Home arenaMemorial Coliseum
Seasons

The 1969–70 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 Memorial Coliseum.

Roster[edit]

1969–70 Kentucky Wildcats men's basketball team
Players Coaches
Pos. # Name Height Weight Year Previous school Hometown
G 14 Bill Busey 5 ft 10 in (1.78 m) 160 lb (73 kg) Sr Shelby County Bagdad, KY
G 10 Jim Dinwiddie 6 ft 4 in (1.93 m) 175 lb (79 kg) Jr Leitchfield, KY
G 32 Kent Hollenbeck 6 ft 4 in (1.93 m) 190 lb (86 kg) So Bearden Knoxville, TN
C 44 Dan Issel 6 ft 8 in (2.03 m) 240 lb (109 kg) Sr Batavia Batavia, IL
G 30 Stan Key 6 ft 3 in (1.91 m) 186 lb (84 kg) So Calloway County Hazel, KY
C 54 Art Laib 6 ft 10 in (2.08 m) 200 lb (91 kg) Sr Hammond San Francisco, CA
G 11 Bob McGowan (S) 6 ft 2 in (1.88 m) 175 lb (79 kg) Jr Fairview Dayton, OH
G 21 Terry Mills 6 ft 2 in (1.88 m) 188 lb (85 kg) Jr Knox Central Barbourville, KY
F 50 Randy Noll 6 ft 7 in (2.01 m) 190 lb (86 kg) So Covington Catholic Villa Hills, KY
F 12 Tom Parker 6 ft 6 in (1.98 m) 215 lb (98 kg) So Collinsville, IL
F 42 Randy Pool (S) 6 ft 7 in (2.01 m) 210 lb (95 kg) Sr Oak Ridge Oak Ridge, TN
F 22 Mike Pratt 6 ft 4 in (1.93 m) 217 lb (98 kg) Sr Meadowdale Dayton, OH
C 45 Mark Soderberg 6 ft 10 in (2.08 m) 225 lb (102 kg) So Marinas Huntington Beach, CA
F 25 Larry Steele 6 ft 5 in (1.96 m) 185 lb (84 kg) Jr Bainbridge, IN
F 40 Clint Wheeler 6 ft 7 in (2.01 m) 208 lb (94 kg) Jr Blazer Ashland, KY
Head coach
Assistant coach(es)

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

Roster
Last update: 2016-Feb-03

NCAA tournament[edit]

  • Mideast
    • Kentucky 109, Notre Dame 99
    • Jacksonville 106, Kentucky 100

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Team players drafted into the NBA[edit]

Round Pick Player NBA Club
8 122 Dan Issel Detroit Pistons

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References[edit]

  1. ^ http://www.databasesports.com/ncaab/tourney.htm?yr=1970
  2. ^ "1970 NBA Draft on". Databasebasketball.com. Archived from the original on 2012-08-05. Retrieved 2012-05-15.