1970–71 Kentucky Wildcats men's basketball team

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1970-71 Kentucky Wildcats men's basketball
NCAA Tournament Midwest Regional
SEC regular season champions
NCAA Lost Midwest Regional Semifinal vs Marquette, L 74-91
ConferenceSoutheastern Conference
CoachesNo. 15
APNo. 17
1970-71 record22-6 (16-2 SEC)
Head coachAdolph Rupp (40th season)
Assistant coachDick Parsons
Assistant coachBoyd Grant
Assistant coachJim Hatfield
Home arenaMemorial Coliseum
← 1969-70
1971-72 →

The 1970–71 Kentucky Wildcats men's basketball team was head coach Adolph Rupp's second to last team. While not as successful as his past Wildcats teams, would go reach the Elite Eight, finishing the season with a 22-6 record (16-2) and a Southeastern Conference regular season championship.