Lee, James (basketball) (born: 1956) Born in 1956 in Lexington, KY, James Lee played high school basketball at Henry Clay in Lexington. The 6'5" forward played college basketball at the University of Kentucky from 1974 to 1978, participating in 116 games and scoring 996 total points, including the mighty dunk that ended the 1978 NCAA Championship victory over Duke.
NCAA champion ( 1978) James Lee (born January 17, 1956) is a retired American basketball player. He won an NCAA championship at the University of Kentucky and was a second-round draft pick in the 1978 NBA Draft . Lee, a 6'5" swingman from Henry Clay High School in Lexington, Kentucky, played college basketball for his hometown Kentucky Wildcats.
UK Career Statistics for James Lee. # 32. Hometown: Lexington, KY (Henry Clay) Position: F Playing Height: 6-5 Playing Weight: 230. Date of Birth: January 17, 1956. Nickname: James "Freight Train" Lee ( More)
Former player Rick Robey, left, shook hands with former teammate James Lee, during a media availability for the University of Kentucky’s 1978 national championship men’s basketball team in ...
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One of the memorable Wildcats of the past was James Lee. He and the rest of the team was on the receiving end of Coach Hall and the wall.
James Lee: Forward: Lexington, KY (Henry Clay) 6'5" 230: 40: Fred Cowan: Center-Forward: Sturgis, KY (Union County) 6'8" 205: 44: Scott Courts: Center-Forward: Arvada, CO (West) 6'10" 230: 50: Chuck Aleksinas: Center: Morris, CT (Litchfield (Wamogo)) 6'10" 258: 52: Lavon Williams: Forward: Denver, CO (Manual) 6'6" 210: 53: Rick Robey: Forward-Center: New Orleans, LA (Brother Martin High) 6'10" 235: 55
All the Wildcats contributed in the biggest win in UK basketball history in the last 20 years. ... but then James Lee ended the season as only James Lee can, by banging in a Grand Slam Super Dunk ...
SEC Network announces documentary of 1978 UK National Championship team. Good times. Kentucky Wildcats ’ fans will have to set their DVR’s for Monday, March 15 th at 9:00 PM ET, as the SEC ...