ExploreUK is getting a new design. Try the beta site!

UK HOME

ExploreUK home

Collections: 
0-9 | A | B | C | D | E | F | G | H | I | J | K | L | M | N | O | P | Q | R | S | T | U | V | W | X | Y | Z

4 > Image 4 of Basketball, 1963

Part of University of Kentucky Basketball Media Guides (Men)

UNIVERSITY OF KENTUCKY General Information LOCATIONLexington, Ky., a community of 100,000 in the heart of Kentucky's famed Blue Grass region. Renowned as the world capital of the thoroughbred horse industry and known also as the world's largest loose-leaf tobacco market. FOUNDED1 865 ENROLLMENT1 1,300 PRESIDENTDr. Frank G. Dickey VICE-PRESIDENTDr. A. D. Albright VICE-PRES., BUSINESS ADMINISTRATIONDr. Frank Peterson VICE-PRES., MEDICAL CENTERDr. William Willard FACULTY CHAIRMAN OF ATHLETICSDr. A. D. Kirwan DIRECTOR OF PUBLIC RELATIONSR. W. Wild ATHLETIC CONFERENCESoutheastern NICKNAME OF TEAMSWildcats COLORSBlue and White FIGHT SONG"On, On U. of K." BANDVarsity (Director Phil Miller) STADIUMMcLean Stadium on Stoll Field (capacity 37,500) GYMNASIUMMemorial Coliseum (capacity 11,500) Athletics Staff DIRECTOR OF ATHLETICSBernie Shively (Illinois '27) HEAD BASKETBALL COACHAdolph Rupp (Kansas '23) ASSISTANT COACHHarry Lancaster GRADUATE ASSISTANTSNeil Reed, Rudy Davalos and Ballard Moore HEAD COACHES OTHER SPORTSFootball: Charlie Bradshaw; Baseball: Harry Lancaster; Track and Cross Country: Bob Johnson; Swimming: Algie Reece; Tennis: Ballard Moore; Golf: Dave Butler; Rifle: Maj. R. N. Weaver TICKET SALES MANAGERHarvey Hodges ACCOUNTANTJulien Harrison BASKETBALL TRAINERJoe Brown TEAM PHYSICIANDr. D. M. Royalty BASKETBALL EQUIP. MGR.George Hukle SPORTS PUBLICITY DIRECTORKen Kuhn (Michigan State '42) 2