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1965-66 Kentucky Wildcats
Schedule and Results

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Overall: 27-2, .931 W-L% (2nd of 182)
Conference: 15-1, 1st in SEC (Schedule and Results)
Coach: Adolph Rupp (27-2)

PS/G: 86.9 (18th of 181) ▪ PA/G: 69.9 (23rd of 181)
SRS: 20.19 (1st of 181) ▪ SOS: 3.26 (44th of 181)

NCAA Tournament:
Won Mideast Regional Semifinal (86-79) versus Dayton
Won Mideast Regional Final (84-77) versus Michigan
Won National Semifinal (83-79) versus Duke
Lost National Final (72-65) versus Texas-El Paso

AP Poll Summary

Pre 12/7 12/14 12/21 12/28 1/4 1/11 1/18 1/25 2/1 2/8 2/15 2/22 3/1 Final
- - - 10 5 2 2 2 2 2 1 1 1 1 1

Schedules prior to the 1995-96 season may be missing games vs. non-Division I opponents.

Schedule and Results

G Date Type Opponent Conf Tm Opp OT W L Streak Arena
1 Wed, Dec 1, 1965 REG Hardin-Simmons Ind W 83 55 1 0 W 1 Memorial Coliseum
2 Sat, Dec 4, 1965 REG @ Virginia ACC W 99 73 2 0 W 2 University Hall
3 Wed, Dec 8, 1965 REG @ Illinois Big Ten W 86 68 3 0 W 3 Assembly Hall
4 Sat, Dec 11, 1965 REG Northwestern Big Ten W 86 75 4 0 W 4 Memorial Coliseum
5 Fri, Dec 17, 1965 REG Air Force Ind W 78 58 5 0 W 5 Memorial Coliseum
6 Sat, Dec 18, 1965 REG Indiana Big Ten W 91 56 6 0 W 6 Memorial Coliseum
7 Wed, Dec 22, 1965 REG @ Texas Tech SWC W 89 73 7 0 W 7 Lubbock Municipal Coliseum
8 Wed, Dec 29, 1965 REG N Notre Dame Ind W 103 69 8 0 W 8 Freedom Hall
9 Mon, Jan 3, 1966 REG Saint Louis MVC W 80 70 9 0 W 9 Memorial Coliseum
10 Sat, Jan 8, 1966 REG @ Florida SEC W 78 64 10 0 W 10 Florida Gymnasium
11 Mon, Jan 10, 1966 REG @ Georgia SEC W 69 65 2OT 11 0 W 11 Stegeman Coliseum
12 Sat, Jan 15, 1966 REG Vanderbilt (3) SEC W 96 83 12 0 W 12 Memorial Coliseum
13 Mon, Jan 24, 1966 REG Louisiana State SEC W 111 85 13 0 W 13 Memorial Coliseum
14 Sat, Jan 29, 1966 REG Auburn SEC W 115 78 14 0 W 14 Memorial Coliseum
15 Mon, Jan 31, 1966 REG Alabama SEC W 82 62 15 0 W 15 Memorial Coliseum
16 Wed, Feb 2, 1966 REG @ Vanderbilt (3) SEC W 105 90 16 0 W 16 Memorial Gymnasium
17 Sat, Feb 5, 1966 REG Georgia SEC W 74 50 17 0 W 17 Memorial Coliseum
18 Mon, Feb 7, 1966 REG Florida SEC W 85 75 18 0 W 18 Memorial Coliseum
19 Sat, Feb 12, 1966 REG @ Auburn SEC W 77 64 19 0 W 19 The Sports Arena
20 Mon, Feb 14, 1966 REG @ Alabama SEC W 90 67 20 0 W 20 Foster Auditorium
21 Sat, Feb 19, 1966 REG @ Mississippi State SEC W 73 69 21 0 W 21 McCarthy Gymnasium
22 Mon, Feb 21, 1966 REG @ Mississippi SEC W 108 65 22 0 W 22 Gymnasium
23 Sat, Feb 26, 1966 REG Tennessee SEC W 78 64 23 0 W 23 Memorial Coliseum
24 Sat, Mar 5, 1966 REG @ Tennessee SEC L 62 69 23 1 L 1 Armory Fieldhouse
25 Mon, Mar 7, 1966 REG Tulane SEC W 103 74 24 1 W 1 Memorial Coliseum
G Date Type Opponent Conf Tm Opp OT W L Streak Arena
26 Fri, Mar 11, 1966 NCAA N Dayton Ind W 86 79 25 1 W 2
27 Sat, Mar 12, 1966 NCAA N Michigan (9) Big Ten W 84 77 26 1 W 3
28 Fri, Mar 18, 1966 NCAA N Duke (2) ACC W 83 79 27 1 W 4
29 Sat, Mar 19, 1966 NCAA N Texas-El Paso (3) Ind L 65 72 27 2 L 1