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1953-54 Western Kentucky Hilltoppers
Schedule and Results

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Overall: 29-3, .906 W-L% (4th of 160)
Conference: 9-1, 1st in OVC (Schedule and Results)
Coach: E.A. Diddle (29-3)

PS/G: 83.8 (3rd of 160) ▪ PA/G: 70.7 (93rd of 160)
SRS: 15.60 (7th of 160) ▪ SOS: 2.83 (46th of 160)

AP Poll Summary

12/8 12/15 12/22 12/29 1/5 1/12 1/19 1/26 2/2 2/9 2/16 2/23 3/2 3/9 Final
11 10 6 7 5 5 4 4 4 5 4 4 3 4 8

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 Tue, Dec 15, 1953 REG @ Cincinnati Ind W 74 71 1 0 W 1 Cincinnati Gardens
2 Thu, Dec 17, 1953 REG @ St. Francis (NY) Metro NY W 78 55 2 0 W 2 69th Regiment Armory
3 Sat, Dec 19, 1953 REG @ St. Bonaventure WNY3 W 82 76 3 0 W 3 Butler Memorial Gym
4 Mon, Dec 28, 1953 REG N Houston MVC W 91 61 4 0 W 4
5 Tue, Dec 29, 1953 REG N Eastern Kentucky OVC W 81 78 5 0 W 5
6 Wed, Dec 30, 1953 REG @ Louisville Ind W 89 71 6 0 W 6 Jefferson County Armory
7 Sat, Jan 9, 1954 REG @ Murray State OVC W 57 43 7 0 W 7 Carr Health Building
8 Wed, Jan 13, 1954 REG @ Dayton (17) Ind W 79 75 8 0 W 8 Dickinson Recreation Center
9 Sat, Jan 16, 1954 REG Eastern Kentucky OVC W 122 78 9 0 W 9 Physical Education Building
10 Mon, Feb 1, 1954 REG N Bowling Green State MAC W 94 82 10 0 W 10
11 Sat, Feb 6, 1954 REG @ Eastern Kentucky OVC L 54 63 10 1 L 1 Weaver Gymnasium
12 Sat, Feb 13, 1954 REG Murray State OVC W 104 68 11 1 W 1 Physical Education Building
13 Mon, Feb 22, 1954 REG Cincinnati Ind W 92 77 12 1 W 2 Physical Education Building
14 Thu, Feb 25, 1954 REG N Morehead State OVC W 97 79 13 1 W 3 Jefferson County Armory
G Date Type Opponent Conf Tm Opp OT W L Streak Arena
15 Fri, Feb 26, 1954 CTOURN N Eastern Kentucky OVC W 85 69 14 1 W 4 Jefferson County Armory
G Date Type Opponent Conf Tm Opp OT W L Streak Arena
16 Mon, Mar 8, 1954 NIT N Bowling Green State MAC W 95 81 15 1 W 5 Madison Square Garden (III)
17 Thu, Mar 11, 1954 NIT N Holy Cross (9) Ind L 69 75 15 2 L 1 Madison Square Garden (III)
18 Sat, Mar 13, 1954 NIT N Niagara WNY3 L 65 71 15 3 L 2 Madison Square Garden (III)