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Old 10-21-2011, 02:21 AM
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Default I bleed Blue, Kentucky Wildcats Basketball

The passion, the Glory the most winning program in the history of college basketball. If you have a dry eye after watching this video..well you ain't from Kentucky!

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How 'bout them Heels? Kentucky is a great program.....right up there with the Carolina Tarheels....my alma mater....class of '76.

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How 'bout them Heels? Kentucky is a great program.....right up there with the Carolina Tarheels....my alma mater....class of '76.

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The tard heels are ok, but they don't even come close to the U of K

Kentucky Basketball Cumulative All Time Statistics (aka: "The List")

All Time Wins: 2053 (NCAA rank #1)
All Time Winning Percentage: .760 (NCAA rank #1)
NCAA Championships: 7 (NCAA rank #2)
NCAA Championship Game Appearances: 10 (NCAA rank #2)
NCAA Final Four Appearances: 14 (NCAA rank #4)
NCAA Final Four Wins: 17 (NCAA rank #2)
NCAA Elite-8 Appearances: 33 (NCAA rank #1)
NCAA Sweet-16 Appearances: 42 (NCAA rank #1)
NCAA Tournament Appearances: 51 (NCAA rank #1)
NCAA Tournament Wins: 105 (NCAA rank #1)
NCAA Tournament Games Played: 151 (NCAA rank #1)
NCAA Tournament Winning Percentage: .695 (NCAA rank #5)
Total Postseason Tournament Appearances (NCAA and NIT): 59 (NCAA rank #1)
NBA Draft Picks: 100 (NCAA rank #2)
All-Americans: 53 (NCAA rank #1)
All-American Total Selections: 83 (NCAA rank #1)
First Team Consensus All-Americans: 16 (NCAA rank #2)
First Team Consensus All-American Total Selections: 21 (NCAA rank #2)
AP Poll Top-20/25 Weeks Ranked All Time: 765 (NCAA rank #2)
AP Poll Top-10 Weeks Ranked All Time: 606 (NCAA rank #1)
AP Poll Top-5 Weeks Ranked All Time: 397 (NCAA rank #2)
AP Poll #1 Weeks Ranked All Time: 89 (NCAA rank #4)
Final AP Poll Top-25 Finishes: 47 (NCAA rank #1)
Final AP Poll Top-20 Finishes: 47 (NCAA rank #1)
Final AP Poll Top-15 Finishes: 42 (NCAA rank #1)
Final AP Poll Top-10 Finishes: 39 (NCAA rank #1)
Final AP Poll Top-5 Finishes: 27 (NCAA rank #1)
Final AP Poll #1 Finishes: 8 (NCAA rank #1)
Final UPI/Coaches' Poll Top-25 Finishes: 45 (NCAA rank #1)
Final UPI/Coaches' Poll Top-20 Finishes: 44 (NCAA rank #1)
Final UPI/Coaches' Poll Top-15 Finishes: 41 (NCAA rank #1)
Final UPI/Coaches' Poll Top-10 Finishes: 37 (NCAA rank #1)
Final UPI/Coaches' Poll Top-5 Finishes: 28 (NCAA rank #1)
Final UPI/Coaches' Poll #1 Finishes: 7 (NCAA rank #1)
20-Win Seasons: 55 (NCAA rank #1)
25-Win Seasons: 30 (NCAA rank #2)
30-Win Seasons: 12 (NCAA rank #1)
35-Win Seasons: 4 (NCAA rank #1)
Average Victories Per Season Played: 19 (NCAA rank #3)
Average Losses Per Season Played: 5.99 (NCAA rank #1)
Total Winning Seasons: 91 (NCAA rank #2)
Total Non-Losing Seasons (.500 or better): 94 (NCAA rank #2)
Total Coaches With a NCAA Championship Game Appearance: 4 (NCAA rank #2)
Total Coaches With a Final Four Appearance: 5 (NCAA rank #2)
Total Decades With a NCAA Championship Game Appearance: 5 (NCAA rank #3)
Total Decades With a Final Four Appearance: 7 (NCAA rank #1)
Total Coaches With a NCAA Championship: 4 (NCAA rank #1)
Total Decades With a NCAA Championship: 4 (NCAA rank #1)
Total Decades #1 in Total Wins (since 1930): 1 (NCAA rank #2)
Total Decades Top-5 in Total Wins (since 1930): 4 (NCAA rank #1)
Total Decades Top-10 in Total Wins (since 1930): 7 (NCAA rank #1)
Total Decades #1 in Winning Percentage (since 1930): 2 (NCAA rank #1)
Total Decades Top-5 in Winning Percentage (since 1930)): 6 (NCAA rank #1)
Total Decades Top-10 in Winning Percentage (since 1930): 7 (NCAA rank #1)
Conference Regular Season Championships: 46 (NCAA rank #2)
Conference Tournament Championships: 28 (NCAA rank #1)
National Attendance Titles: 23 (NCAA rank #1)

(Of the 57 major categories listed above, Kentucky is #1 in 37 of them, #2 in 15 of them, #3 in 2 of them, #4 in 2 of them, and #5 in 1 of them.)

Kentucky can also lay claim to several individual achievements for both players and coaches:

13 players winning NBA Championships a total of 18 times
10 players named NBA All-Star a total of 17 times
11 Olympic Gold Medal winners
8 Naismith Hall-of-Fame members
4 players named National Player-of-the Year
6 head coaches named National Coach-of-the-Year a total of 12 times
130 players named All-Conference a total of 220 times
75 players named All-Conference Tournament a total of 111 times
11 players named Conference Player-of-the-Year a total of 13 times
14 players named Conference Tournament MVP a total of 15 times
15 players named All-NCAA Final Four a total of 18 times
45 players named All-NCAA Regional a total of 59 times
10 players named NCAA Regional Most Outstanding Player a total of 11 times
4 players named NCAA Final Four Most Outstanding Player a total of 5 times
68 players who played in the NBA at least one season
57 1000-point scorers
40 players named McDonald's All-American

Kentucky also holds several other NCAA records and various additional accomplishments:

Kentucky has 2 NIT Titles (1946, 1976), 2 Helms Titles (1933, 1954), 2 undefeated seasons (1912, 1954), and 5 Sugar Bowl Tournament Championships (1937, 1939, 1949, 1956, 1963).

Kentucky holds the NCAA record for Consecutive Non-Losing Seasons (60), and for Consecutive Home Court Victories (129).

Kentucky plays in the nation's largest basketball arena (Rupp Arena, capacity: 23,500), and has both the nation's largest radio and television affiliate networks.

Kentucky has made a 3-point basket in 789 consecutive games (3rd-most all time), and is the only school to have multiple NCAA (7) and NIT (2) Championships.

Kentucky has played before the largest regulation basketball game crowd in history (79,129), and the largest Final Four crowd in history (75,421).

Kentucky was the first school (in 2010) to have 5 players selected in the 1st-Round of the NBA Draft, and was also the first school to reach both the 1000-win and 2000-win victory plateaus
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