Roster for 1938-39

#27Fred Curtis (L)FSr.6-3169Nashville, TN (East)-
#18Homer Thompson (L)CSr.6-4215Jeffersonville, IN (High)-
#4Keith Farnsley (L)FSo.6-2162New Albany, IN (High)All-SEC [Second Team]; All-SEC Tournament;
#10Layton Rouse (L)GJr.6-1169Ludlow, KY (High)-
#3Bernard Opper (L)GSr.5-10185New York, NY (Morris High)All-American [Consensus (2nd), Converse (1st), Newspaper Enterprise Associates (2nd)]; All-SEC [First Team]; All-SEC Tournament;
#12Marion Cluggish (L)CJr.6-8235Corbin, KY (High)-
#3Lee Huber (L)GSo.6-0175Louisville, KY (St. Xavier)-
#2Elmo Head (L)FSr.5-10146Lexington, KY (Bryan Station (Fayette County))-
#7James Goodman (L)FJr.6-3168Paris, KY (High)-
#17Ernie JeffersonGSo.5-10154Midway, KY (High) (Declared Academically ineligible for second semester);
#26Walter HodgeFSr.6-3176Paris, KY (High) [Hun Prep School, Princeton, NJ] (Quit basketball after recurring knee injury);
#23Harry Denham (L)CJr.6-0168Maysville, KY (High)-
-Billie JacksonFSo.6-0175Anderson, IN (High)-
#16Carl StakerGRed6-3193Maysville, KY (High)-
#17Carl CombsGRed5-10146Hazard, KY (High)-
#14Donald OrmeFRed6-0168Indianapolis, IN (Southport)-
#15Stan CluggishFRed6-6-Corbin, KY (High)-

1937-38 | 1939-40

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1938-39 Squad

Front Row (l to r): Ernie Jefferson, Donald Orme, Elmo Head, Waller White, Carl Combs, Lee Huber
Second Row: Head Coach Adolph Rupp, Walter Hodge, Mickey Rouse, Bernard Opper, Keith Farnsley, Harry Denham, Asst. Coach Paul McBrayer
Standing: Trainer Frank "Skipper" Mann, Jay Nelson, Carl Staker, Stan Cluggish, Marion Cluggish, Homer "Tub" Thompson, Fred Curtis, Jim Goodman, Student Manager J.B. Faulconer

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