1971-72 Carolina Cougars Statistics

American Basketball Association (ABA)
Team Record: 35-49
Finishing 5th in the ABA's Eastern Division
Coach: Tom Meschery (35-49)
Location: Raleigh, North Carolina; Charlotte, North Carolina; Greensboro, North Carolina
1971-72 Carolina Cougars Roster
1971-72 Carolina Cougars Results

The Carolina Cougars of the American Basketball Association ended the 1971-72 season with a record of 35 wins and 49 losses, finishing fifth in the ABA's Eastern Division.

Carolina racked up 9,646 points and surrendered 9,923. Jim McDaniels tossed in a team-best 1,552 points for the Cougars, while Larry Miller scored 18 or more per game, too. Jim McDaniels contributed 814 boards. George Lehmann dished out 295 assists for the squad.

Tom Meschery coached the team.

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Player Totals:

Player Pos GP Min FGA FGM 3PA 3PM FTA FTM Off Def Reb Ast Stl Blk TO PF Pts
Jim McDanielsC-F58217212766590032423424956581497001672511552
Larry MillerG-F83319912285624712497393177222399235001912321529
Joe CaldwellF-G612145922434205318159157186343259001642081032
Gene LittlesG69200660528026723717812215427623700104180745
Stew JohnsonF-C5011256582834013735390182272730067116632
George LehmannG3813994392191254913612216557129500168114609
Warren DavisF-C411348464223101631111362343709900114162557
Ed ManningF7716484992283011495117324441580083227551
Wendell LadnerF431183583219139346351106318424880090180523
George CarterF-G29738349161201851575110015125005072479
Ted McClainG649004151485313142110447612012000116144419
Randy DentonC-F397103391471055399816226033005067333
Tom OwensC-F31501193993187557711419121003281254
Bobby WarrenG3750116773173493919355446003459188
George StoneF162397528501716633392100162372
Wayne HightowerF-C1314164202036301726431100121970
Bob VergaG8127592310313105381000122059
Frank CardF9141481010251812162870091638
Ron DorseyF112821020235000124

Player Averages:

Player Pos GP MPG FG% 3P% FT% Off Def Reb Ast Stl Blk TO PF Pts
Jim McDanielsC-F5837.451.672.24.39.714.
Larry MillerG-F8338.545.825.579.
Joe CaldwellF-G6135.
Gene LittlesG6929.146.326.975.
Stew JohnsonF-C5022.543.032.572.
George LehmannG3836.849.939.
Warren DavisF-C4132.948.
Ed ManningF7721.445.
Wendell LadnerF4327.537.624.581.
George CarterF-G2925.446.
Ted McClainG6414.135.724.577.
Randy DentonC-F3918.
Tom OwensC-F3116.251.333.363.
Bobby WarrenG3713.543.717.679.
George StoneF1614.937.
Wayne HightowerF-C1310.831.
Bob VergaG815.939.
Frank CardF915.720.
Ron DorseyF112.