1971-72 Cincinnati Royals Roster

National Basketball Association (NBA)
Team Record: 30-52
Finishing 3rd in the NBA's Central Division of the Eastern Conference
Coach: Bob Cousy (30-52)
Location: Cincinnati, Ohio
Attendance: 151,186, Avg. 3,687 in 41 home dates
1971-72 Cincinnati Royals Statistics
1971-72 Cincinnati Royals Results

The Cincinnati Royals of the National Basketball Association ended the 1971-72 season with a record of 30 wins and 52 losses, finishing third in the NBA's Central Division of the Eastern Conference.

The Royals racked up 8,836 points and conceded 9,167. Nate Archibald scored a team-leading 2,145 points for Cincinnati, and Tom Van Arsdale averaged 17 or more per game also. Sam Lacey racked up 968 rebounds. Nate Archibald dished out 701 assists for the squad.

Bob Cousy coached the team.

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Player Pos. Birth Date Height Weight College Hometown
Nate ArchibaldGSeptember 2, 19486'1"150UTEPNew York, NY USA
Sid CatlettFApril 18, 19486'6"230Notre Dame
Ken DurrettFDecember 8, 19486'7"190LaSallePittsburgh, PA USA
Jim FoxC-FApril 7, 19436'9"220South CarolinaAtlanta, GA USA
Johnny GreenF-CDecember 8, 19336'5"200Michigan StateDayton, OH USA
Matt GuokasG-FFebruary 25, 19446'5"175St. Joseph's (PA)Philadelphia, PA USA
Darrall ImhoffCOctober 11, 19386'10"205CaliforniaSan Gabriel, CA USA
Jake JonesGMay 9, 19496'3"180Assumption
Sam LaceyCMarch 28, 19486'10"230New Mexico StateIndianaola, MS USA
Gil McGregorFJune 14, 19496'8"240Wake Forest
John MengeltGOctober 16, 19496'2"195AuburnLacrosse, WI USA
Fred TaylorG-FFebruary 5, 19486'5"180Pan AmericanHouston, TX USA
Tom Van ArsdaleF-GFebruary 22, 19436'5"200IndianaIndianapolis, IN USA
Norm Van LierGApril 1, 19476'1"173St. Francis (PA)East Liverpool, OH USA
Nate WilliamsF-GMay 2, 19506'4"215Utah StateColumbia, LA USA


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