1965–66 San Francisco Warriors season

The 1965–66 NBA season was the Warriors' 20th season in the NBA and 4th in the San Francisco Bay Area.[1]

1965–66 San Francisco Warriors season
Head coachAlex Hannum
ArenaSan Francisco Civic Auditorium
Results
Record35–45 (.438)
PlaceDivision: 4th (Western)
Playoff finishDid Not Qualify

Stats @ Basketball-Reference.com
< 1964–65 1966–67 >

OffseasonEdit

Draft picksEdit

Round Pick Player Position Nationality College
1 1 Fred Hetzel F   United States Davidson
1 2 Rick Barry F   United States Miami (FL)
2 9 Will Frazier F/C   United States Grambling State
3 18 Keith Erickson F   United States UCLA
4 27 Warren Rustand G   United States Arizona
5 36 Eddie Jackson   United States Oklahoma City
6 45 Jim Jarvis G   United States Oregon State
7 54 Dan Wolters   United States California
8 54 Willie Cotton   United States Central State

RosterEdit

Roster listing
San Francisco Warriors roster
Players Coaches
Pos. No. Name Height Weight DOB (YYYY-MM-DD) From
G 16   Attles, Al 6 ft 0 in (1.83 m) 175 lb (79 kg) North Carolina A&T
F 24   Barry, Rick 6 ft 7 in (2.01 m) 205 lb (93 kg) Miami (FL)
G/F 18   Erickson, Keith 6 ft 5 in (1.96 m) 195 lb (88 kg) UCLA
F 44   Hetzel, Fred 6 ft 8 in (2.03 m) 220 lb (100 kg) Davidson
F 32   McLemore, McCoy 6 ft 7 in (2.01 m) 230 lb (104 kg) Drake
F 14   Meschery, Tom 6 ft 6 in (1.98 m) 215 lb (98 kg) Saint Mary's
G 15   Neumann, Paul 6 ft 1 in (1.85 m) 175 lb (79 kg) Stanford
F 34   Olsen, Bud 6 ft 8 in (2.03 m) 220 lb (100 kg) Louisville
G 7   Phillips, Gary 6 ft 3 in (1.91 m) 189 lb (86 kg) Houston
G 5   Rodgers, Guy 6 ft 0 in (1.83 m) 185 lb (84 kg) Temple
F/C 42   Thurmond, Nate 6 ft 11 in (2.11 m) 225 lb (102 kg) Bowling Green
Head coach
Assistant coach(es)

Legend
  • (C) Team captain
  • (DP) Unsigned draft pick
  • (FA) Free agent
  • (S) Suspended
  •   Injured

Regular seasonEdit

Season standingsEdit

Western Division W L PCT GB Home Road Neutral Div
x-Los Angeles Lakers 45 35 .563 28–11 13–21 4–3 29–11
x-Baltimore Bullets 38 42 .475 7 29–9 4–25 5–8 20–20
x-St. Louis Hawks 36 44 .450 9 22–10 6–22 8–12 19–21
San Francisco Warriors 35 45 .438 10 12–14 8–19 15–12 21–19
Detroit Pistons 22 58 .275 23 13–17 4–22 5–19 11–29

Record vs. opponentsEdit

1965-66 NBA Records
Team BAL BOS CIN DET LAL NYK PHI SFW STL
Baltimore 3–7 3–7 5–5 4–6 7–3 5–5 4–6 7–3
Boston 7–3 5–5 6–4 7–3 10–0 4–6 8–2 7–3
Cincinnati 7–3 5–5 8–2 4–6 7–3 4–6 5–5 5–5
Detroit 5–5 4–6 2–8 2–8 2–8 3–7 2–8 2–8
Los Angeles 6–4 3–7 6–4 8–2 5–5 2–8 7–3 8–2
New York 3–7 0–10 3–7 8–2 5–5 2–8 5–5 4–6
Philadelphia 5–5 6–4 6–4 7–3 8–2 8–2 8–2 7–3
San Francisco 6–4 2–8 5–5 8–2 3–7 5–5 2–8 4–6
St. Louis 3–7 3–7 5–5 8–2 2–8 6–4 3–7 6–4

Awards and recordsEdit

ReferencesEdit