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1979-80 Kentucky Wildcats
Schedule and Results

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Overall: 29-6, .829 W-L% (4th of 260)
Conference: 15-3, 1st in SEC (Schedule and Results)
Coach: Joe B. Hall (29-6)

PS/G: 76.7 (59th of 260) ▪ PA/G: 66.4 (46th of 260)
SRS: 16.95 (5th of 260) ▪ SOS: 7.15 (19th of 260)

NCAA Tournament: (#1 seed in Mideast)
Won Mideast Second Round (97-78) versus #8 Florida State
Lost Mideast Regional Semifinal (55-54) versus #4 Duke

AP Poll Summary

Pre 12/4 12/11 12/18 12/26 1/2 1/8 1/15 1/22 1/29 2/5 2/12 2/19 2/26 Final
2 5 5 3 2 2 4 6 5 3 5 5 3 2 4

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 Sat, Nov 17, 1979 REG N Duke (3) ACC L 76 82 OT 0 1 L 1 MassMutual Center
2 Fri, Nov 30, 1979 REG N Bradley MVC W 79 58 1 1 W 1 Buckner Fieldhouse
3 Sat, Dec 1, 1979 REG N Alaska-Anchorage W 97 68 2 1 W 2 Buckner Fieldhouse
4 Sun, Dec 2, 1979 REG N Iona ECACM W 57 50 3 1 W 3 Buckner Fieldhouse
5 Sat, Dec 8, 1979 REG Baylor SWC W 80 46 4 1 W 4 Rupp Arena
6 Mon, Dec 10, 1979 REG South Carolina Ind W 126 81 5 1 W 5 Rupp Arena
7 Wed, Dec 12, 1979 REG @ Kansas Big 8 W 57 56 6 1 W 6 Allen Fieldhouse
8 Sat, Dec 15, 1979 REG Indiana (1) Big Ten W 69 58 7 1 W 7 Rupp Arena
9 Mon, Dec 17, 1979 REG N Georgia SEC W 95 69 8 1 W 8 The Omni
10 Fri, Dec 21, 1979 REG University of California Pac-10 W 78 52 9 1 W 9 Rupp Arena
11 Sat, Dec 22, 1979 REG Purdue (9) Big Ten W 61 60 10 1 W 10 Rupp Arena
12 Sat, Dec 29, 1979 REG N Notre Dame (3) Ind W 86 80 11 1 W 11 Freedom Hall
13 Wed, Jan 2, 1980 REG Auburn SEC W 67 65 12 1 W 12 Rupp Arena
14 Sat, Jan 5, 1980 REG @ Tennessee SEC L 47 49 12 2 L 1 Stokely Center
15 Wed, Jan 9, 1980 REG @ Mississippi SEC W 79 73 13 2 W 1 C.M. Tad Smith Coliseum
16 Sat, Jan 12, 1980 REG Alabama SEC L 64 78 13 3 L 1 Rupp Arena
17 Thu, Jan 17, 1980 REG @ Florida SEC W 76 63 14 3 W 1 Florida Gymnasium
18 Sat, Jan 19, 1980 REG Vanderbilt SEC W 106 90 15 3 W 2 Rupp Arena
19 Wed, Jan 23, 1980 REG @ Mississippi State SEC W 89 67 16 3 W 3 Humphrey Coliseum
20 Sat, Jan 26, 1980 REG Georgia SEC W 56 49 17 3 W 4 Rupp Arena
21 Mon, Jan 28, 1980 REG Louisiana State (11) SEC L 60 65 17 4 L 1 Rupp Arena
22 Wed, Jan 30, 1980 REG @ Auburn SEC W 64 62 18 4 W 1 Beard-Eaves-Memorial
23 Sat, Feb 2, 1980 REG Tennessee SEC W 83 75 19 4 W 2 Rupp Arena
24 Wed, Feb 6, 1980 REG Mississippi SEC W 86 72 20 4 W 3 Rupp Arena
25 Sat, Feb 9, 1980 REG @ Alabama SEC W 72 63 21 4 W 4 Coleman Coliseum
26 Wed, Feb 13, 1980 REG Florida SEC W 95 70 22 4 W 5 Rupp Arena
27 Fri, Feb 15, 1980 REG @ Vanderbilt SEC W 91 73 23 4 W 6 Memorial Gymnasium
28 Sun, Feb 17, 1980 REG @ Nevada-Las Vegas Ind W 74 69 24 4 W 7 Las Vegas Convention Center
29 Wed, Feb 20, 1980 REG Mississippi State SEC W 71 65 25 4 W 8 Rupp Arena
30 Sun, Feb 24, 1980 REG @ Louisiana State (5) SEC W 76 74 OT 26 4 W 9 Maravich Assembly Center
G Date Type Opponent Conf Tm Opp OT W L Streak Arena
31 Thu, Feb 28, 1980 CTOURN N Auburn SEC W 69 61 27 4 W 10 Birmingham-Jefferson Civic Center
32 Fri, Feb 29, 1980 CTOURN N Mississippi SEC W 70 67 28 4 W 11 Birmingham-Jefferson Civic Center
33 Sat, Mar 1, 1980 CTOURN N Louisiana State (5) SEC L 78 80 28 5 L 1 Birmingham-Jefferson Civic Center
G Date Type Opponent Conf Tm Opp OT W L Streak Arena
34 Sat, Mar 8, 1980 NCAA N Florida State Metro W 97 78 29 5 W 1
35 Thu, Mar 13, 1980 NCAA N Duke (14) ACC L 54 55 29 6 L 1