Kentucky vs. Utah

- Monday, March 24 1947 -

NIT Championship (at New York, NY)

Kentucky - 45 (Head Coach: Adolph Rupp)
PlayerFGFTFTAPFPts
Joe Holland10032
Wallace Jones24648
Alex Groza523412
Jack Tingle00010
Cliff Barker00000
Ken Rollins30126
Jim Line601512
Ralph Beard01201
James Jordan12444
Totals189172345

Utah - 49 (Head Coach: Vadal Peterson)
PlayerFGFTFTAPFPts
Leon Watson379413
Wat Misaka02222
Vern Gardner559415
Arnie Ferrin638415
Fred Weidner12314
Lyman Clark00110
Totals1519321649

Halftime Score: Utah 27, Kentucky 21
Officials: Matty Begovich and John Nucatola
Attendance: 18,493
Arena: Madison Square Garden (Old)
References: New York Times, Lexington Herald and University of Utah

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N. C. State 60 - 42|Indiana Central 80 - 41

Game Writeup - by Louis Effrat, New York Times

Alex Groza scraps with Utah's Wat Misaka and Arnie Ferrin (#22) for the ball while Wah Wah Jones (#27) looks on

Alex Groza makes a move

Utah's Vern Gardner (#33) grabs a rebound over Ken Rollins while Alex Groza (#36) looks on.


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