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UK celebrates win No. 1,000, 1969

Posted on November 14, 2014 | in Uncategorized | by
After defeating Tennesse on the road, the Kentucky basketball players came home to Memoral Colesium in Jan. 1969 to blow out 1,000 candles on a large cake celebrating the program's 1,000th win. The Cats will go for win number 2,141 Friday against Grand Canyon. In 112 seasons, UK has lost only 672 games. Photo by E. Martin Jessee | staff

After defeating Tennesse on the road, the Kentucky basketball players came home to Memoral Colesium in January 1969 to blow out 1,000 candles on a large cake celebrating the program’s 1,000th win. The Cats will go for win No. 2,141 on Friday against Grand Canyon University. In 112 seasons, UK has lost only 672 games. Photo by E. Martin Jessee | Staff

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