The 1976-77 UK Wildcats basketball team was a squad loaded with legendary Wildcat names and a team that would set the stage for a National Championship run in 1978. This classic poster features the players from the team in a sketched illustration style from artist J.R. Martin.
The 1976-77 Kentucky Wildcats finished their season with a 26-4 record and were ranked 3rd in the final AP poll for the 1976-77 season. The Wildcats spent the entire season ranked in the top 10 and made it to the finals of the East Region in the NCAA tournament.
This Wildcats team featured many fan favorites. The players represented on the poster are Rick Robey, James Lee, Larry Johnson, Jack Givens, Tim Stephens, Merion Haskins, Jay Schidler, Mike Phillips, Truman Claytor, Dwayne Casey, LaVon Williams and coach Joe B. Hall.