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Adolph Rupp in an old Coca-Cola ad


The Wildcats used to drink ice cold Coca-Cola after basketball practice, according to this old ad from way back in the day. Watch as Adolph Rupp pushes the beverage, saying, “We concentrate on practicing while we practice; we relax when we get through. In our Memorial Coliseum, as in other gyms, you’ll find plenty of ice cold Coca-Cola for our boys, for the visiting team and for the coaching staff.”

Take a trip back in time…

Article written by Drew Franklin

I can recite every line from Forrest Gump, blindfolded. Follow me on Twitter: @DrewFranklinKSR

2 Comments for Adolph Rupp in an old Coca-Cola ad

  1. KevinM
    9:15 am May 31, 2016 Permalink

    Great find! How the times have changed…

    Guy in last scene looked a little bit like Cal.

  2. BigBlueToo
    7:43 pm May 31, 2016 Permalink

    A treasure.