1947-48 Houston Mavericks Roster

Professional Basketball League of America (PBLA)
Team Record: 2-0
Finishing 7th in the PBLA's South Division
Coach: Bill Closs (2-0)
Location: Houston, Texas
1947-48 Houston Mavericks Statistics
1947-48 Houston Mavericks Results

The Houston Mavericks of the Professional Basketball League of America ended the 1947-48 season with a record of 2 wins and 0 losses, finishing seventh in the PBLA's South Division.

The Mavericks paced the circuit with just 98 points allowed. Houston scored 121 points, worst in the league. Frank Carswell scored a team-best 28 points for the team, while Bill Henry and Harold Lambert contributed 10 or more per game as well.

Bill Closs coached the team.

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Player Pos. Birth Date Height Weight College Hometown
Frank CarswellGNovember 6, 19196'0"185RicePalestine, TX USA
Bill ClossF-CJanuary 8, 19226'5"195RiceEdge, TX USA
Roy CoxG5'9"150Texas
Ben GardnerC-F6'3"190Sam Houston State
Frank GatesG-FApril 12, 19206'0"160Sam Houston State(ht) Huntsville, TX USA
Bill HenryCDecember 27, 19246'9"215RiceDallas, TX USA
Harold LambertG6'0"180Rice
Harmon WaltersG-FNovember 14, 19216'0"200Rice
Willie WellsF6'3"182Houston