Kentucky vs. Baylor

- Tuesday, March 23 1948 -

NCAA Championship (at New York, NY)

Kentucky - 58 (Head Coach: Adolph Rupp) - [Final Rank ]
Wallace Jones41139
Cliff Barker21345
Jim Line31137
Alex Groza624414
Joe Holland10012
Ralph Beard444112
Ken Rollins33539
Dale Barnstable00100

Baylor - 42 (Head Coach: Bill Henderson)
James 'Red' Owen21205
Bill DeWitt32438
Bill Hickman10002
Ralph Pulley01101
Don Heathington32458
Odell Preston00220
Bill Johnson347510
Jack Robinson32448
Bill Srack00000

Halftime Score: Kentucky 29, Baylor 16
Officials: Bill Haarlow and Gil MacDonald
Attendance: 16,174
Arena: Madison Square Garden (Old)
References: UK Media Guide, The Classic, Baylor University and Lexington Herald

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Game Writeup - by Louis Effrat, New York Times

Jim Line (#25) tries to intercept a ball from Baylor's James Owen (#5)

Kenny Rollins (#26) reaches for the ball while Cliff Barker (#23) looks on

Baylor forward Bill DeWitt attempts a layup while trailed by Cliff Barker (#23) who fouled him. Looking on include Kentucky's Alex Groza (#36), Wallace Jones (#27), Ken Rollins (#26) and Baylor's James Owen (#5)

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