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How many national championships does the University of Kentucky basketball team have?

How many national championships does the University of Kentucky basketball team have?

eight national championships
In contrast, Kentucky has won their eight national championships in five different decades, starting with the 1948 NCAA Championship and commencing in this past season’s 2012 NCAA Championship. The Wildcats have also won championships in 1949, 1951, 1958, 1978, 1996 and 1998.

Has Kentucky football ever won a national championship?

Kentucky football has won one national championship, two Southeastern Conference championships and appeared in 11 bowls. Though football came to Kentucky in 1881, it quickly vanished after the three-game season.

What college basketball team has the most championships?

With 11 national titles, UCLA has the record for the most NCAA Men’s Division I Basketball Championships; John Wooden coached UCLA to 10 of its 11 titles. The University of Kentucky (UK) is second, with eight national titles.

How many wins does the University of Kentucky have?

In 116 seasons, Kentucky has participated in 1,130 contests and owns 545 wins, 541 losses and 44 ties. The 545 victories rank 43rd among NCAA Bowl Subdivision (formerly Division I-A) programs in most wins.

How many national championships does Kentucky basketball have?

Kentucky’s eight national championships are the second-most all time in men’s basketball, trailing only UCLA’s 11. North Carolina with six championships and Duke with five are all in position this year to win another title and inch closer to the Wildcats in the all-time title race.

When was the last time Kentucky won the NCAA Tournament?

Kentucky Wildcats. Tournament Appearances: 57. Final Fours: 17. Championships: 8 (1948, 1949, 1951, 1958, 1978, 1996, 1998, 2012)

Who is the University of Kentucky basketball team?

The Kentucky Wildcats men’s basketball team is an American college basketball team that represents the University of Kentucky.