Wallace Jones


# 27
Hometown: Harlan, KY (High)
Position: F-C Playing Height: 6-4 Playing Weight: 205
Date of Birth: July 14, 1926
Nickname: Wallace "Wah Wah" Jones (More)
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Game by Game Statistics
Kentucky Career Notes:
Olympic Champion
Retired Jersey #27
Multi-Sport Player [Football and Baseball]
Season Notes:
1945-46: All-SEC [First Team]; All-SEC Tournament
1946-47: All-American [Converse (2nd), Helms (2nd)]; All-SEC [First Team]; All-SEC Tournament
1947-48: All-American [Converse (3rd), True Magazine (3rd)]; All-SEC [First Team]; All-SEC Tournament
1948-49: All-American [Consensus (2nd), AP (2nd), UPI (1st), Converse (1st), Look (3rd), Sporting News (2nd)]; All-SEC [First Team (AP)]; All-SEC Tournament
Post-UK Career Notes:
State of Kentucky Athletic Hall of Fame
University of Kentucky Athletic Hall of Fame
Drafted #9 Overall in the 1st Round of the 1949 NBA Draft by Washington
Professional Basketball Statistics [External Link]

SeasonGames
Played
FGFTFTA%FTotal
Points
1945-46301058012663.4983290
1946-473387437855.1338217
1947-48361336910366.9982335
1948-4932130497565.3388309
Total13145524138263.092911151



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