On March 18, 1971 The Western Kentucky University Hilltoppers coached by John Oldham took on the University of Kentucky coached by Adolph Rupp.
The game took place in Athen, GA and the Hilltoppers came out on top 107-83. This season was WKU head coach John Oldhams final season as head coach of the Hilltoppers.
Jim McDaniels- 35 pts
Jim Rose- 25 pts
Clarence Glover- 18 pts