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1971-72 Kentucky Wildcats
Schedule and Results

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Overall: 21-7, .750 W-L% (24th of 212)
Conference: 14-4, 1st in SEC (Schedule and Results)
Coach: Adolph Rupp (21-7)

PS/G: 82.5 (43rd of 210) ▪ PA/G: 74.8 (74th of 210)
SRS: 11.07 (16th of 210) ▪ SOS: 3.29 (43rd of 210)

NCAA Tournament:
Won Mideast Regional Semifinal (85-69) versus Marquette
Lost Mideast Regional Final (73-54) versus Florida State

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 2/29 3/7 Final
10 7 7 11 12 19 15 - - - - 17 18 - - 18

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, 1971 REG Northwestern Big Ten W 94 85 1 0 W 1 Memorial Coliseum
2 Sat, Dec 4, 1971 REG @ Kansas (14) Big 8 W 79 69 2 0 W 2 Allen Fieldhouse
3 Mon, Dec 6, 1971 REG @ Kansas State Big 8 W 71 64 3 0 W 3 Ahearn Field House
4 Sat, Dec 11, 1971 REG N Indiana Big Ten L 89 90 2OT 3 1 L 1 Freedom Hall
5 Mon, Dec 13, 1971 REG Michigan State Big Ten L 85 91 3 2 L 2 Memorial Coliseum
6 Fri, Dec 17, 1971 REG Missouri Big 8 W 83 79 4 2 W 1 Memorial Coliseum
7 Sat, Dec 18, 1971 REG Princeton (18) Ivy W 96 82 5 2 W 2 Memorial Coliseum
8 Tue, Dec 28, 1971 REG N Notre Dame Ind W 83 67 6 2 W 3 Freedom Hall
9 Sat, Jan 8, 1972 REG Mississippi SEC W 93 82 7 2 W 4 Memorial Coliseum
10 Mon, Jan 10, 1972 REG Mississippi State SEC W 104 76 8 2 W 5 Memorial Coliseum
11 Sat, Jan 15, 1972 REG @ Florida SEC L 70 72 8 3 L 1 Florida Gymnasium
12 Mon, Jan 17, 1972 REG @ Georgia SEC L 73 85 8 4 L 2 Stegeman Coliseum
13 Sat, Jan 22, 1972 REG Tennessee (19) SEC W 72 70 9 4 W 1 Memorial Coliseum
14 Mon, Jan 24, 1972 REG Vanderbilt SEC W 106 80 10 4 W 2 Memorial Coliseum
15 Sat, Jan 29, 1972 REG Louisiana State SEC W 89 71 11 4 W 3 Memorial Coliseum
16 Mon, Jan 31, 1972 REG Alabama SEC W 77 74 12 4 W 4 Memorial Coliseum
17 Sat, Feb 5, 1972 REG @ Vanderbilt SEC W 85 80 13 4 W 5 Memorial Gymnasium
18 Mon, Feb 7, 1972 REG @ Auburn SEC W 78 72 14 4 W 6 Beard-Eaves-Memorial
19 Sat, Feb 12, 1972 REG @ Mississippi SEC W 90 82 15 4 W 7 C.M. Tad Smith Coliseum
20 Mon, Feb 14, 1972 REG @ Mississippi State SEC W 63 55 16 4 W 8 McCarthy Gymnasium
21 Sat, Feb 19, 1972 REG Florida SEC W 95 68 17 4 W 9 Memorial Coliseum
22 Mon, Feb 21, 1972 REG Georgia SEC W 87 63 18 4 W 10 Memorial Coliseum
23 Sat, Feb 26, 1972 REG @ Louisiana State SEC L 71 88 18 5 L 1 Maravich Assembly Center
24 Mon, Feb 28, 1972 REG @ Alabama SEC L 70 73 18 6 L 2 Coleman Coliseum
25 Mon, Mar 6, 1972 REG Auburn SEC W 102 67 19 6 W 1 Memorial Coliseum
26 Thu, Mar 9, 1972 REG @ Tennessee SEC W 67 66 20 6 W 2 Stokely Center
G Date Type Opponent Conf Tm Opp OT W L Streak Arena
27 Thu, Mar 16, 1972 NCAA N Marquette (7) Ind W 85 69 21 6 W 3
28 Sat, Mar 18, 1972 NCAA N Florida State (10) Ind L 54 73 21 7 L 1