1962-63 St. Louis Hawks Roster

National Basketball Association (NBA)
Team Record: 48-32
Finishing 2nd in the NBA's Western Division
Postseason: 6-5 Lost division finals
Division Semifinals - Defeated Detroit Pistons 3-1
Division Finals - Lost to Los Angeles Lakers 4-3
Coach: Harry Gallatin (48-32)
Location: St. Louis, Missouri
Attendance: 284,849, Avg. 7,699 in 37 home dates
1962-63 St. Louis Hawks Statistics
1962-63 St. Louis Hawks Results

The St. Louis Hawks of the National Basketball Association ended the 1962-63 season with a record of 48 wins and 32 losses, finishing second in the NBA's Western Division. The team compiled a postseason mark of 6-5.

The Hawks relinquished 8,624 points, fewest in the league. St. Louis racked up 8,766 points, worst in the league. Bob Pettit tossed in a team-leading 2,241 points for the team and contributed 1,191 rebounds. Lenny Wilkens dished out 381 assists for the squad.

Harry Gallatin coached the team. The 1962-63 St. Louis Hawks lost in the division finals.

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Player Pos. Birth Date Height Weight College Hometown
John BarnhillGMarch 20, 19386'1"170Tennessee StateEvansville, IN USA
Zelmo BeatyCOctober 25, 19396'9"225Prairie View A&MHillister, TX USA
Bill BridgesF-CApril 4, 19396'5"228KansasHobbs, NM USA
Barney CableFJuly 29, 19356'7"175BradleyMonaca, PA USA
Bob DuffyGSeptember 26, 19406'3"185ColgateCold Spring, NY USA
Mike FarmerFSeptember 26, 19366'7"210San FranciscoOklahoma City, OK USA
Cliff HaganF-GDecember 9, 19316'4"210KentuckyOwensboro, KY USA
Phil JordonC-FSeptember 12, 19336'10"205WhitworthLakeport, CA USA
Nick MantisGDecember 7, 19356'3"190NorthwesternEast Chicago, IN USA
Bevo NordmannCDecember 11, 19396'10"225St. LouisSt. Louis, MO USA
Bob PettitF-CDecember 12, 19326'9"205Louisiana StateBaton Rouge, LA USA
Woody SauldsberryF-CJuly 11, 19356'7"220Texas SouthernWinnsboro, LA USA
Gene TormohlenC-FMay 12, 19376'8"220TennesseeHolland, IN USA
Chico VaughnGFebruary 19, 19406'2"190Southern IllinoisPortland, OR USA
Lenny WilkensGOctober 28, 19376'1"180ProvidenceBrooklyn, NY USA