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1963-64 Basketball Results

Gopher Basketball 1963-64 Season

  • Head Coach: John Kundla (5th season)
  • Overall Record: 17-7
  • Conference Record: 10-4
  • Notes:  Bob Jensen and Bill Davis were team co-captains.
  • The Holiday Festival Tournament took place in New York.

1963-64 Schedule

Date Opponent W/L Score
11/30/1963 @ Kansas State W 76-66
12/02/1963 @ Houston W 60-58
12/03/1963 Iowa State W 61-50
12/14/1963 South Dakota W 107-62
12/16/1963 @ Bradley L 75-78
12/19/1963 Wichita State L 65-71
12/21/1963 Drake W 64-51
12/26/1963 Holiday Festival Tourn.
vs. Cornell (NY)
W 89-77
12/28/1963 Holiday Festival Tourn.
vs. St. Joseph's (PA)
W 69-63
12/30/1963 Holiday Festival Tourn.
vs. Villanova
L 73-77
01/04/1964 Purdue W 97-93
01/11/1964 @ Ohio State L 73-85
01/14/1964 Michigan State W 103-82
01/18/1964 Northwestern W 76-74
01/21/1964 @ Michigan L 66-80
01/25/1964 @ Northwestern L 76-82
02/01/1964 Wisconsin W 111-92
02/08/1964 @ Iowa W 76-71
02/15/1964 Illinois W 92-81
02/18/1964 Michigan W 89-75
02/22/1964 @ Illinois L 78-86
02/29/1964 Iowa W 70-63
03/02/1964 @ Wisconsin W 105-96
03/07/1964 @ Indiana W 90-89

1963-64 Big Ten Standings

TEAM CONF OVERALL
Michigan 11-3 23-5
Ohio State 11-3 16-8
Minnesota 10-4 17-7
Michigan State 8-6 14-10
Purdue 8-6 12-12
Illinois 6-8 13-11
Northwestern 6-8 8-13
Indiana 5-9 9-15
Iowa 3-11 8-15
Wisconsin 2-12 8-16

1963-64 Gopher Basketball Roster

No. Name Pos. Yr. Ht. Hometown/Previous School
41 Allaman, Dennis C So 6-7 Bloomington, MN
21 Clark, Archie G So 6-1 Ecorse, MI
50 Davis, Bill F Sr 6-6 Richfield, MN
12 Druskin, Alan G Sr 5-11 St. Louis Park, MN
24 Dvoracek, Dennis F/C So 6-6 Eau Claire, WI
40 Ginsburg, Jim F/C Jr 6-7 Minneapolis, MN (North)
14 Hudson, Louis F So 6-5 Greensboro, NC
20 Jensen, Bob F/C Sr 6-5 Sidney, MT
42 Kunze, Terry G Jr 6-3 Duluth, MN (Central)
32 Linehan, Don F Sr 6-2 Hudson, WI
10 Lopata, Dean G So 6-0 Minneapolis, MN (Edison)
45 Martins, Wes G So 5-11 Moorhead, MN
23 Nelson, Dave G Jr 6-1 Minneapolis, MN (Roosevelt)
44 Northway, Mel C Jr 6-8 Minneapolis, MN (Patrick Henry)
52 Wykes, Dave F Jr 6-6 St. Paul (Central)
30 Yates, Don G/F So 6-3 Uniontown, PA

1963-64 Final AP Poll

Team
1 UCLA
2 Michigan
3 Duke
4 Kentucky
5 Wichita State
6 Oregon State
7 Villanova
8 Loyola (IL)
9 DePaul
10 Davidson

1963-64 Final United Press Poll

Team
1 UCLA
2 Michigan
3 Kentucky
4 Duke
5 Oregon State
6 Wichita State
7 Villanova
8 Loyola (IL)
9 Texas-El Paso
10 Davidson
11 DePaul
12 Kansas State
13 Drake
13 San Francisco
15 Utah State
16 Ohio State
16 New Mexico
18 Texas A&M
19 Arizona State
19 Providence

Final Four

Semifinals

Duke 91, Michigan 80
UCLA 90, Kansas State 84

Finals

UCLA 98, Duke 83