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1964-65 Basketball Results

Gopher Basketball 1964-65 Season

  • Head Coach: John Kundla (6th season)
  • Overall Record: 19-5
  • Conference Record: 11-3
  • Mel Northway was team captain.
  • Notes: The game against Iowa which took place in the Los Angeles Classic is considered a non-conference game.

1964-65 Schedule

Date Opponent W/L Score
12/01/1964 South Dakota State W 101-55
12/04/1964 @ Drake W 67-60
12/05/1964 @ Iowa State W 63-53
12/08/1964 Marquette W 78-59
12/19/1964 Utah State W 88-69
12/22/1964 Loyola (IL) W 89-75
12/28/1964 Los Angeles Classic
vs. Washington
W 77-76
12/29/1964 Los Angeles Classic
vs. UCLA
L 77-93
12/30/1964 Los Angeles Classic
vs. Iowa
L 74-76
01/02/1965 Detroit W 80-66
01/09/1965 Wisconsin W 81-57
01/16/1965 @ Illinois L 72-75
01/23/1965 Ohio State W 97-77
01/25/1965 @ Purdue W 85-81
02/02/1965 Northwestern W 70-66
02/06/1965 @ Michigan State W 88-79
02/13/1965 Illinois W 105-90
02/16/1965 @ Wisconsin W 101-91
02/20/1965 @ Northwestern W 88-77
02/23/1965 Michigan L 78-91
02/27/1965 Indiana W 100-88
03/02/1965 @ Iowa W 78-70
03/06/1965 @ Michigan L 85-88
03/09/1965 Iowa W 85-84 OT

1964-65 Big Ten Standings

TEAM CONF OVERALL
Michigan 13-1 24-4
Minnesota 11-3 19-5
Illinois 10-4 18-6
Indiana 9-5 19-5
Iowa 8-6 14-10
Ohio State 6-8 12-12
Purdue 5-9 12-12
Wisconsin 4-10 10-14
Northwestern 3-11 7-17
Michigan State 1-13 5-18

1964-65 Gopher Basketball Roster

No. Name Pos. Yr. Ht. Hometown/Previous School
21 Clark, Archie G Jr 6-1 Ecorse, MI
24 Dvoracek, Dennis F Jr 6-6 Eau Claire, WI
40 Ginsburg, Jim C Sr 6-7 Minneapolis, MN (North)
14 Hudson, Louis F Jr 6-5 Greensboro, NC
42 Kunze, Terry F Sr 6-4 Duluth, MN (Central)
10 Lopata, Dean G Jr 6-0 Minneapolis, MN (Edison)
45 Martins, Wes G Jr 5-11 Moorhead, MN
32 Nelson, Dave G Sr 6-1 Minneapolis, MN (Roosevelt)
44 Northway, Mel C Sr 6-8 Minneapolis, MN (Patrick Henry)
50 Presthus, Paul F So 6-5 Rugby, ND
52 Wykes, Dave C Sr 6-6 St. Paul (Central)
30 Yates, Don G Jr 6-2 Uniontown, PA

1964-65 Final AP Poll

Team
1 Michigan
2 UCLA
3 St. Joseph's (PA)
4 Providence
5 Vanderbilt
6 Davidson
7 Minnesota
8 Villanova
9 Brigham Young
10 Duke

1964-65 Final United Press Poll

Team
1 Michigan
2 UCLA
3 St. Joseph's (PA)
4 Providence
5 Vanderbilt
6 Brigham Young
7 Davidson
8 Minnesota
9 Duke
10 San Francisco
11 Villanova
12 North Carolina State
13 Oklahoma State
14 Wichita State
15 Connecticut
16 Illinois
17 Tennessee
18 Indiana
19 Miami (FL)
20 Dayton

Final Four

Semifinals

Michigan 93, Princeton 76
UCLA 108, Wichita State 89

Finals

UCLA 91, Michigan 80