1971-72 Indiana Pacers Statistics

American Basketball Association (ABA)
Team Record: 47-37
Finishing 2nd in the ABA's Western Division
Postseason: 12-8 Won ABA championship
Division Semifinals - Defeated Denver Rockets 4-3
Division Finals - Defeated Utah Stars 4-3
Finals - Defeated New York Nets 4-2
Coach: Slick Leonard (47-37)
Location: Indianapolis, Indiana
Attendance: 355,985, Avg. 8,476 in 42 home dates
1971-72 Indiana Pacers Roster
1971-72 Indiana Pacers Results

The Indiana Pacers of the American Basketball Association ended the 1971-72 season with a record of 47 wins and 37 losses, finishing second in the ABA's Western Division. The team compiled a postseason mark of 12-8.

Indiana racked up 9,487 points and yielded 9,266. Mel Daniels tossed in a team-leading 1,513 points for the Pacers, while Roger A. Brown scored 18 or more per game also. Mel Daniels contributed 1,297 boards. Freddie Lewis dished out 362 assists for the squad.

Slick Leonard coached the team. The 1971-72 Indiana Pacers won the ABA championship.

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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
Mel DanielsC7929711184598604513173839141297176002392891513
Roger A. BrownF-G782987111253218557401323163339502306002142271444
Bob NetolickyF-C832905109052219427920226450076483001661851250
George McGinnisF-C732179999465386462298290421711137002562601234
Freddie LewisG77271494740510031396341134193327362001942301182
Rick MountG7821269494201805726121648107155230001422331113
Billy KellerG761729619264169561741536210216426400131118737
Darnell HillmanF-C73138641020051177114152326478490084210515
Larry CannonG284781756761715115183372004261186
Don SidleF-C273941437210493144519510002039175
John BarnhillG191948728354158811191600121668
Marv WinklerG2015554154214879161200121640
Wayne ChapmanG-F7761872163235110061018
Arvesta KellyG4419300001672002106
Mike PriceG425930000145100446

Player Averages:

Player Pos GP MPG FG% 3P% FT% Off Def Reb Ast Stl Blk TO PF Pts
Mel DanielsC7937.650.
Roger A. BrownF-G7838.347.830.880.
Bob NetolickyF-C8335.047.921.
George McGinnisF-C7329.846.515.864.
Freddie LewisG7735.242.831.
Rick MountG7827.344.331.782.
Billy KellerG7622.842.633.
Darnell HillmanF-C7319.048.820.
Larry CannonG2817.138.316.771.
Don SidleF-C2714.650.
John BarnhillG1910.232.211.453.
Marv WinklerG207.827.850.
Wayne ChapmanG-F710.938.950.
Arvesta KellyG410.333.
Mike PriceG46.333.

Postseason - Player Totals:

Player Pos GP Min FGA FGM 3PA 3PM FTA FTM Off Def Reb Ast Stl Blk TO PF Pts
Roger A. BrownF-G208453291601590740012181003565409
Freddie LewisG20805322142710892008187004570383
George McGinnisF-C206332611064150940022752006375310
Mel DanielsC20744252121085640030228005885306
Billy KellerG2053218884196353003584002647240
Bob NetolickyF-C2055219191061360011812002236218
Rick MountG203871786883933002331002349177
Darnell HillmanF-C20327955303318001109002052124

Postseason Player Averages:

Player Pos GP MPG FG% 3P% FT% Off Def Reb Ast Stl Blk TO PF Pts
Roger A. BrownF-G2042.348.682.
Freddie LewisG2040.344.
George McGinnisF-C2031.740.662.
Mel DanielsC2037.
Billy KellerG2026.644.784.
Bob NetolickyF-C2027.647.659.
Rick MountG2019.438.
Darnell HillmanF-C2016.455.854.