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Bob Kenney

Full name: Robert Earl "Bob" Kenney
Gender: Male
Height: 6-2 (188 cm)
Weight: 185 lbs (84 kg)
Born: June 23, 1931 in Arkansas City, Kansas, United States
Affiliations: Kansas Jayhawks, Lawrence (USA)
Country: USA United States
Sport: Basketball

Medals: 1 Gold (1 Total)

Biography

Bob Kenney was another member of the Kansas Jayhawk 1952 NCAA championship team. After his graduation in the same year he joined the Air Force, and played on the service team. He also later played for the Wichita Vickers in AAU basketball. At the 1955 Pan American Games he won gold with the US team, he and Dean Kelley were the only Olympians on the team. He put his engineering degree to use for five years, then moved up to engineering sales, and later made his living as a real estate broker.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1952 Summer 21 Helsinki Basketball Men's Basketball United States USA 1 Gold

Men's Basketball

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank Date Result PTS
1952 Summer 21 Helsinki Basketball United States USA Final Round Match 1/2 1 1952-08-02 USA 36, URS 25 6
1952 Summer 21 Helsinki Basketball United States USA Semi-Finals Match #2 1 1952-07-31 USA 85, ARG 76 14
1952 Summer 21 Helsinki Basketball United States USA Group B Match #2 1 1952-07-28 USA 86, URS 58 14
1952 Summer 21 Helsinki Basketball United States USA Group B Match #3 1 1952-07-29 USA 103, CHI 55 12
1952 Summer 21 Helsinki Basketball United States USA Group A Match #1 1 1952-07-25 USA 66, HUN 48 11
1952 Summer 21 Helsinki Basketball United States USA Group A Match #4 1 1952-07-26 USA 72, TCH 47 8
1952 Summer 21 Helsinki Basketball United States USA Group A Match #6 1 1952-07-27 USA 57, URU 44 9
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