On this day 69 years ago, the Kentucky Wildcats won their 3rd NCAA championship.
Led by coach Adolph Rupp, Kentucky defeated Kansas State 68-58 at Williams Arena in Minneapolis, Minnesota.
Bill Spivey scored 22 points and grabbed 21 rebounds to lead No. 1 Kentucky to the win over No. 4 Kansas State and the third national championship for the program in four years.
Take a look back at that win in the highlights below.