Kentucky vs. Villanova

- Monday, March 21 1949 -

NCAA Eastern Regional First Round (at New York, NY)

(On this date died former Kentucky Player Stanley Baer)

Kentucky - 85 (Head Coach: Adolph Rupp) - [Final Rank 1st by AP]
PlayerFGFTFTAPFPts
Wallace Jones04454
Jim Line934521
Alex Groza1267430
Ralph Beard03533
Cliff Barker666318
Walter Hirsch10032
Dale Barnstable21125
Roger Day10312
Totals3123302685

Villanova - 72 (Head Coach: Al Severance) - [Final Rank 14th by AP]
PlayerFGFTFTAPFPts
Brooks Rica625514
Sherwin Raiken30056
Paul Arizin11811530
Leo Wolf02432
Joe Hannan31327
Perry del Purgatorio20024
Sidney Gecker00000
John Weglicki21525
Thomas Dolan10002
John Crossin02212
Totals2816302572

Halftime Score: Kentucky 48, Villanova 37
Officials: Gil MacDonald and Anthony Gentile
Attendance: 18,051
Arena: Madison Square Garden (Old)
References: Philadelphia Inquirer and The Classic

Prior Game| Next Game
Loyola (Chicago) 56 - 67|Illinois 76 - 47

Game Writeup - by Mort Berry, Philadelphia Inquirer

Alex Groza snares a rebound while Jim Line(#25) and Villanova's Paul Arizin (#11) looks on

Dale Barnstable grabs the ball ahead of Villanova's John Hannon


This page was made with a Macintosh
Use the Best, Don't settle for Less


Return to statistics, team schedules, team rosters, opponents, players, coaches, opposing coaches, games, officials, assistance, Kentucky Basketball Page or search this site.
Please send all additions/corrections to .
This page was automatically generated using a Filemaker Pro Database