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6 > Image 6 of Basketball, 1977

Part of University of Kentucky Basketball Media Guides (Men)

UNIVERSITY OF KENTUCKY General Information LOCATIONLexington, Ky., a community of 205,000 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. FOUNDED-1865 ENROLLMENT(On campus-20,549) PRESIDENTDr. Otis A. Singletary (At 13 Community Colleges-17,000) VICE-PRESIDENT FOR ADM IN ISTR ATION-Dr. Don Clapp VICE-PRESIDENT FOR ACADEMIC AFFAIRSDr. Lewis Cochran VICE-PRESIDENT, BUSINESS AFFAIRSJack Blanton VICE-PRESIDENT, MEDICAL CENTEROr. Peter Bosomworth VICE-PRESIDENT, MINORITY AFFAIRS-Dr. John T. Smith VICE-PRESIDENT, STUDENT AAFFAIRSDr. Robert G. Zumwinkle VICE-PRESIDENT, COMMUNITY COLLEGESDr. Maurice Stanley Wall VICE-PRESIDENT, UNIVERSITY RELATIONSDr. Ray Hornback FACULTY CHAIRMAN OF ATHLETICSDr. William Matthews (UK's faculty representative to Southeastern Conference) DIRECTOR OF INFORMATION SERVICESBernie Vonderheide CONFERENCESoutheastern (member since founding in 1933) BANDVarsity(DirectorWm. Harry Clarke) FIGHT SONG"On, On, U. of K." STADIUMCommonwealth Stadium (56,696) HOME ARENARupp Arena (capacity 23,000) Athletics Staff DIRECTOR OF ATHLETICSCliff Hagan Assistant to DirectorMrs. Louise Gilchrist Assistant to Director for Academic AffairsDr. Frank Downing ASSISTANT DIRECTOR OF ATHLETICSFrank Ham ASSISTANT DIRECTOR OF ATHLETICS-FINANCESLarry Ivy HEAD BASKETBALL COACH-Joe B. Hall (Kentucky '55) ADMINISTRATIVE SECRETARY-Mrs. Jane Rollins ASSISTANT COACHESDick Parsons, Leonard Hamilton, Jim Long HEAD COACHES OTHER SPORTS-Football: Fran Curci, Baseball: Tuffy Home, Track and Cross Country: Ken Olson, Tennis: Graddy Johnson, Golf: Dan Leal, Swimming and Water Polo: Wynn Paul, Rifle: Capt. Keith Skidmore, Wrestling: Fletcher Carr. TICKET SALES MANAGERAl Morgan ACCOUNTANTJ. R. Hisle TRAINERRoy Don Wilson ASSISTANT TRAINERWalt McCombs BASKETBALL EQUIPMENT MANAGERBill Keightley SPORTS INFORMATION DIRECTOR-Russell Rice (Kentucky '51) ASSISTANT SPORTS INFORMATION DlRECTOR-Jack Perry 4