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4 > Image 4 of Basketball, 1962

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. FOUNDED1865 ENROLLMENT10,157 PRESIDENTDr. Frank G. Dickey VICE-PRESIDENTDr. Leo M. Chamberlain 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 Warren Lutz) STADIUMMcLean Stadium on Stoll Field (capacity 37,500) GYMNASIUMMemorial Coliseum (capacity 11,500) Athletics Staff DIRECTOR OF ATHLETICSBernie Shiveiy (Illinois '27) HEAD BASKETBALL COACHAdolph Rupp (Kansas '23) ASSISTANT COACHESHarry Lancaster and Ted Lenhardt GRADUATE ASSISTANTJerry Gray HEAD COACHES OTHER SPORTSFootball: Blanton Collier; Baseball: Harry Lancaster; Track and Cross Country: Bob Johson; Swimming: Algie Reece, Tennis: Ballard Moore; Golf: Dr. L. L. Martin; Rifle: Maj. R. N. Weaver TICKET SALES MANAGERHarvey Hodges ACCOUNTANTJulien Harrison TRAINERSJohn Payne and Jim Stubblefield TEAM PHYSICIANDr. D. M. Royalty EQUIPMENT MANAGERSBuster Brown and J. J. Scully SPORTS PUBLICITY DIRECTORKen Kuhn (Michigan State '42) 2