Roster for 1979-80

#4Kyle Macy (L)GSr.6-3180Peru, IN (High)All-American [Consensus (1st), AP (1st), UPI (1st), NABC (1st), USBWA (1st), Converse (1st), Sporting News (1st), Wooden (1st), Helms]; SEC Player of the Year [Associated Press & United Press International] ; All-SEC [First Team (AP, UPI & Coaches)]; All-SEC Tournament;
#31Sam Bowie (L)C-FFr.7-1230Lebanon, PA (High)All-SEC [First Team (Coaches); Second Team (AP); Third Team (UPI)]; All-SEC Tournament;
#40Fred Cowan (L)C-FJr.6-8205Sturgis, KY (Union County)All- NCAA Regional Team;
#23Dwight AndersonG-FSo.6-3175Dayton, OH (Roth)-
#52Lavon Williams (L)FSr.6-6210Denver, CO (Manual)-
#25Jay Shidler (L)GSr.6-1185Lawrenceville, IL (High)-
#32Derrick HordG-FFr.6-6215Bristol, TN (Tennessee)-
#10Dirk Minniefield (L)GFr.6-3180Lexington, KY (Lafayette)-
#34Chuck Verderber (L)FSo.6-6220Lincoln, IL (High)Academic All-SEC;
#44Charles Hurt (L)FFr.6-6215Shelbyville, KY (Shelby County)-
#33Tom Heitz (L)FFr.6-9215Hamilton, IN (High)-
#15Chris Gettelfinger (L)GJr.6-2185Knoxville, TN (Catholic)-
#12Bo Lanter (L)GSo.6-1175Versailles, KY (Woodford County)-

1978-79 | 1980-81

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1979-80 Squad

Front Row (l to r): Assistant Coach Leonard Hamilton, Head Coach Joe B. Hall, Dirk Minniefield, Jay Shidler, Kyle Macy, Chris Gettelfinger, Bo Lanter, Dwight Anderson, Assistant Coach Dick Parsons, Assistant Coach Joe Dean, Jr.
Standing: Trainer Walt McCombs, Equipment Manager Bill Keightley, Charles Hurt, Chuck Verderber, Fred Cowan, Sam Bowie, Tom Heitz, LaVon Williams, Derrick Hord, Manager George Fletcher, Graduate Assistant Dwane Casey.

Season Review - The Long Haul by Chris Cameron and Anne Charles (Kentuckian)

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