- Friday, January 10 1908 -
Kentucky - 19 (Head Coach: Unnamed)
Lexington YMCA - 29
|Howard Guyn (*)|
|John Guyn (*)|
|White Guyn (*)|
Halftime Score: Lexington YMCA 18, State College 11
|Prior Game|||||Next Game|
|Central University 13 - 15|||||Kentucky University 20 - 15|
Game Writeup - Lexington Leader
Y.M.C.A. DEFEATS STATE COLLEGE FIRST TEAM AT BASKETBALL, BUT SECOND CLUB WINS FROM HIGH SCHOOL
The good games of basket ball were played on the Y.M.C.A. gymnasium floor Friday night, when the first team of the Young Men's Christian Association and the State College team met and the High School and second team from State College played.
The first game was between State and the Y.M.C.A. and resulted in a victory for the Association team by a score of 29 to 19. The cadets were outclassed, and the Association team put up a splendid game. At the end of the first half the score was 18 to 11 in favor of the Association team.
John Guyn and "Tommy" Sheets played the star game for the Y.M.C.A. while Wilson and Howard Guyn shared equal honors in the throwing of goals. Shanklin played the best game for State.
A number of fouls were called on both teams.
The second team of State College defeated the High School aggregation 25 to 18 after a hard fought contest.
The line-up for the two games were:
State College - Forwards: Riefkin and Lusk; center, Downing (Captain); guards, Brockman and Wilkes.
High School - Forwards: Frye and Kimbrough; center, Talbutt; guards, Redd (Captain) and Lisle.
The first teams lined up as follows:
Kentucky State College - Forwards: Post and Shanklin; center, Fox; guards, Wilson and Barbee
Y.M.C.A. - Forwards: Howard Guyn and Rayner; center, John Guyn; guards, sheets and White Guyn