Kentucky vs. Texas Western

- Saturday, March 19 1966 -

NCAA Championship (at College Park, MD)

Kentucky - 65 (Head Coach: Adolph Rupp) - [Final Rank 1st by AP]
PlayerMinFGFGAFTFTARebPFAstTOPts
Louie Dampier4071855941619
Tommy Kron33360072356
Larry Conley354922851010
Pat Riley4082234441219
Thad Jaracz28381255027
Cliff Berger12230000004
Gary Gamble2000001000
Jim LeMaster3010001000
Bob Tallent7030001010
Totals20027701113332361665

Texas Western - 72 (Head Coach: Don Haskins) - [Final Rank 3rd by AP and 3rd by UPI]
PlayerMinFGFGAFTFTARebPFAstTOPts
Bobby Joe Hill4071769333620
Orsten Artis4051355810115
Nevil Shed12111131023
David Lattin3251066940016
Willie Cager30136763038
Harry Flournoy6110020002
Willie Worsley40244640168
Totals20022492834351241872

Halftime Score: Texas Western 34, Kentucky 31
Officials: Steve Honzo and Thornton Jenkins
Attendance: 14,253
Arena: Cole Field House
References: The Classic, Lexington Herald-Leader and Jazzy J

Prior Game| Next Game
Duke 83 - 79|Virginia 104 - 84

Game Writeup - by Gordon S. White, Jr., New York Times

Sports Illustrated Cover

Pat Riley (42) and Nevil Shed (33) fight for a rebound

Cliff Berger blocks a shot inside


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