Kentucky vs. Rhode Island

- Wednesday, March 20 1946 -

NIT Championship (at New York, NY)

Kentucky - 46 (Head Coach: Adolph Rupp)
PlayerFGFTFTAPFPts
Jack Tingle21255
Joe Holland10002
Wilbur Schu33519
Wallace Jones347510
Kenton Campbell02532
Jack Parkinson10002
Ralph Beard534413
J. Ed Parker11303
Totals1614261846

Rhode Island - 45 (Head Coach: Frank Keaney)
PlayerFGFTFTAPFPts
Richard Hole524312
Alton Nichols511411
Albert Palmeri00120
Ernie Calverley24558
Robert Shea12724
John Allen344310
Salvatore Sclafani00030
Totals1613222245

Halftime Score: Rhode Island 27, Kentucky 26
Officials: Pat Kennedy and Matty Begovich
Attendance: 18,475
Arena: Madison Square Garden (Old)
References: New York Times, University of Rhode Island, Chicago Tribune and Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

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West Virginia 59 - 51|Indiana Central 78 - 36

Game Writeup - by Louis Effrat, New York Times

Wallace Jones defends against Rhode Island All-American Ernie Calverley

Jack Tingle scores as Rhode Island's Ernie Calverley (#3) along with UK teammates Wilbur Schu (#36) and Wallace Jones (#41) look on

Ernie Calverley's shot attempt is blocked by Kentucky Jack Parkinson.


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