Kentucky vs. Tulane

- Saturday, March 5 1949 -

SEC Tournament Championship (at Louisville, KY)

Kentucky - 68 (Head Coach: Adolph Rupp) - [Ranked 1st by AP]
Wallace Jones40028
Dale Barnstable10022
Walter Hirsch10002
Jim Line10002
Alex Groza121321337
Cliff Barker20224
Ralph Beard456113

Tulane - 52 (Head Coach: Clifford Wells) - [Ranked 7th by AP]
Melvin Payton700214
Warren Perkins32348
Harold Jamison00000
August Adomitis00000
Jim Riffey601512
Troye Svendson21115
Virgil Risner21145
Thomas Bowman32518
Harold Peck00010
Robert Wells00000
Joseph Cox00010

Halftime Score: Kentucky 43, Tulane 27
Officials: Bowser Chest and ???? (either Bobby Bowers, Tehan or Fred Walters)
Attendance: 7500
Arena: Jefferson County Armory
References: Lexington Herald-Leader and Tulane University

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Cliff Barker (#23) flips a pass to Alex Groza (#15) while Dale Barnstable (#18) looks on

Walt Hirsch (#19) scores in front of Tulane's Thomas Bowman (#24) as referee Bowser Chest looks on.

Alex Groza and UK Coach Adolph Rupp accept the trophy for the SEC Tournament championship from KY Governor Earle Clements and SEC Athletic Commissioner Bernie Moore

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