1973-74 Carolina Cougars Roster

American Basketball Association (ABA)
Team Record: 47-37
Finishing 3rd in the ABA's Eastern Division
Postseason: 0-4 Lost division semifinals
Division Semifinals - Lost to Kentucky Colonels 4-0
Coach: Larry Brown (47-37)
Location: Charlotte, North Carolina; Greensboro, North Carolina; Raleigh, North Carolina
1973-74 Carolina Cougars Statistics
1973-74 Carolina Cougars Results

The Carolina Cougars of the American Basketball Association ended the 1973-74 season with a record of 47 wins and 37 losses, finishing third in the ABA's Eastern Division. The team compiled a postseason mark of 0-4.

The Cougars netted 9,278 points and conceded 8,987. Mack Calvin tossed in a team-best 1,496 points for Carolina, and Tom Owens racked up 717 boards. Joe Caldwell dished out 350 assists for the squad.

Defensively, Ted McClain added 250 steals, while Jim Chones blocked 131 shots.

Larry Brown coached the team. The 1973-74 Carolina Cougars lost in the division semifinals.

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Player Pos. Birth Date Height Weight College Hometown
Joe CaldwellF-GNovember 1, 19416'5"195Arizona StateTexas City, TX USA
Mack CalvinGJuly 27, 19476'0"165USCFort Worth, TX USA
Jim ChonesC-FNovember 30, 19496'11"220MarquetteRacine, WI USA
Billy CunninghamF-CJune 3, 19436'5"195North CarolinaBrooklyn, NY USA
Steve JonesG-FOctober 17, 19426'5"205OregonAlexandria, LA USA
Mike LewisC-FMarch 18, 19466'8"225DukeMissoula, MT USA
Gene LittlesGJune 29, 19436'0"160High PointWashington, DC USA
Ed ManningFJanuary 2, 19436'7"210Jackson StateSummit, MS USA
Ted McClainGAugust 30, 19466'1"180Tennessee StateNashville, TN USA
Tom OwensC-FJune 28, 19496'10"215South CarolinaBronx, NY USA
Marv RobertsF-CJanuary 29, 19506'8"200Utah StateBrooklyn, NY USA
Ollie TaylorG-FMarch 7, 19476'2"194HoustonNew York, NY USA
Dennis WuycikFMarch 29, 19506'5"204North CarolinaAmbridge, PA USA