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1974-75 Kentucky Colonels Roster

American Basketball Association (ABA)
Team Record: 58-26
Finishing 1st in the ABA's Eastern Division
Postseason: 13-3 Won ABA championship
Division Tiebreaker - Defeated New York Nets 1-0
Division Semifinals - Defeated Memphis Sounds 4-1
Division Finals - Defeated Spirits of St. Louis 4-1
Finals - Defeated Indiana Pacers 4-1
Coach: Hubie Brown (58-26)
Location: Louisville, Kentucky
1974-75 Kentucky Colonels Statistics
1974-75 Kentucky Colonels Results

The Kentucky Colonels of the American Basketball Association ended the 1974-75 season with a record of 58 wins and 26 losses, finishing first in the ABA's Eastern Division. The team compiled a postseason mark of 13-3.

The Colonels paced the league with just 8,542 points allowed. Kentucky scored 9,151 points. Artis Gilmore scored a team-best 1,981 points for the squad, while Dan Issel netted 17 or more per game as well. Artis Gilmore contributed 1,361 rebounds. Lou Dampier dished out 449 assists for the team.

Defensively, Ted McClain added 130 steals, and Artis Gilmore blocked 258 shots.

Hubie Brown coached the team. The 1974-75 Kentucky Colonels won the ABA championship.

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Player Pos. Birth Date Height Weight College Hometown
Bird AverittGJuly 22, 19526'1"170PepperdineHopkinsville, KY USA
Jim BradleyFMarch 16, 19526'8"215Northern IllinoisEast Chicago, IN USA
Lou DampierGNovember 20, 19446'0"170KentuckyIndianapolis, IN USA
Artis GilmoreCSeptember 21, 19487'2"240JacksonvilleChipley, FL USA
Joe HamiltonGJuly 5, 19485'10"160North Texas StateLexington, KY USA
Dan IsselC-FOctober 25, 19486'8"235KentuckyBatavia, IL USA
Wil JonesFFebruary 27, 19476'8"205Albany State (GA)McGehee, AR USA
Gene LittlesGJune 29, 19436'0"160High PointWashington, DC USA
Ted McClainGAugust 30, 19466'1"180Tennessee StateNashville, TN USA
Red RobbinsF-CSeptember 30, 19446'8"190TennesseeLeesburg, FL USA
Marv RobertsF-CJanuary 29, 19506'8"200Utah StateBrooklyn, NY USA
John RocheGSeptember 26, 19496'2"160South CarolinaNew York, NY USA
Ron ThomasFNovember 19, 19506'6"215LouisvilleLouisville, KY USA