1956-57 Sunbury Mercuries Roster

Eastern Professional Basketball League (EPBL)
Team Record: 14-16
Finishing 3rd in the EPBL
Lost semifinals
Semifinals - Lost to Hazleton Hawks 2-1
Coach: Stan Novak (14-16)
Location: Sunbury, Pennsylvania
1956-57 Sunbury Mercuries Statistics

The Sunbury Mercuries of the Eastern Professional Basketball League ended the 1956-57 season with a record of 14 wins and 16 losses, finishing third in the EPBL.

Bob Gainey scored a team-best 606 points for the Mercuries, and John Chaney contributed 17 or more per game, too.

Stan Novak coached the team. The 1956-57 Sunbury Mercuries lost in the semifinals.

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Player Pos. Birth Date Height Weight College Hometown
John ChaneyF-C-GFebruary 29, 19206'3"185Louisiana State
Howie Felty
Bob Gainey6'5"
Sammy GlassmireG5'9"Villanova
Howie LandaG5'9"Lebanon Valley College
Sonny LloydF0'0"Maryland State
Jim MooneyFJuly 8, 19306'5"215Villanova
Stan Novak0'0"
Jerry RulloGJune 23, 19225'10"165Temple
Jack Sherry
Gerre Smith
Joe SturgisF6'5"Pennsylvania
Bob Williams0'0"



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