American Basketball League Rosters

Pittsburgh Rens 1961-62
Coach: Neil Johnston (41-40)
The Rens had different numbers for home and away.  The first number is the home number.

Thanks Keith Olbermann
Num Name University Pos Ht GP Reb Asts Pts RPG APG PPG
4,5 Jim Palmer Dayton F 6' 8"              
10,11 George Patterson Toledo C 6' 8"              
12,13 Bucky Bolyard West Virginia G   79 171 240 1286 2.2 3.0 16.2
14,15 Jon Cincebox Syracuse F 6' 7" 65 501 54 583 7.7 0.8 8.9
20 Lowery Kirk Memphis State F 6' 6"              
22 Bob Pawlak Toledo G 5' 9" 1 0 1 5 0.0 1.0 5.0
22,23,24 Walt Mangham Marquette F/G 6' 5" 79 594 65 854 7.5 0.8 10.8
24 Al Seiden St. John's G  5' 10" 21 24 26 195 1.1 1.2 9.2
24,25 Lee Patrone West Virginia G  6' 0" 12 15 6 45 1.3 0.5 3.7
30 Neil Johnston Ohio State C 6' 8" 5 18 10 49 3.6 2.0 9.8
30 Chuck Curtis Pacific Lutheran F 6' 7" 58 422 60 718 7.3 1.0 12.4
32 Bobby Joe Smith West Virginia G 6' 4"              
34,35 Phil Rollins Louisville G 6' 2" 60 184 296 1111 3.1 4.9 13.8
42,43 Connie Hawkins Iowa F 6' 8" 78 1038 183 2145 13.3 2.3 27.5
44,45 Jim McCoy Marquette G 6' 1" 76 260 60 481 3.4 0.8 6.3
50 Ed Washington Boston F 6' 8" 16 70 13 90 4.4 0.8 5.6
50,51 Danny Doyle Belmont Abbey F 6' 8" 8 31 0 33 3.9 0.0 4.1
24,53,54 Quitman Sullins Murray State C 6' 9" 41 172 17 292 4.2 0.4 7.1
  Lowery Kirk Memphis State F 6' 6"              
  Bobby Blue Pepperdine G 5' 11"              
Pre-Season
  Alex Adams Akron   6' 5" - - - - - - -
  Bill Almashy Dayton   6' 4" - - - - - - -
  Stacey Arceneaux Iowa State F 6' 5" - - - - - - -
  Joe Aston St. Francis G/F 6' 4" - - - - - - -
  Bob Ayersman Virginia Tech F 6' 4" - - - - - - -
  Ron Baldinger None G 6' 1" - - - - - - -
  Jack Barclay Waynesburg   6' 5" - - - - - - -
  Larry Beck Washington State F 6' 7" - - - - - - -
  Jack Bizayk Indiana State G  6' 1" - - - - - - -
  Chuck Boykin Kent State F  6' 6" - - - - - - -
  Carl Bradford Morris Harvey   6' 4" - - - - - - -
  Roger Brooks Indiana State   6' 3" - - - - - - -
  Sid Cohen Kentucky G 6' 2" - - - - - - -
  Pete Chudy Syracuse F 6' 4" - - - - - - -
  Ralph Crosthwaite Western Kentucky C 6' 9" - - - - - - -
  Nick Davis Maryland G 6' 1" - - - - - - -
  Wayne Dawson West Virginia Tech G 6' 1" - - - - - - -
  Jack Derlink Clarion State G 6' 2" - - - - - - -
Jim Dew Alabama State C  7' 0' - - - - - - -
  Bob DiStefano North Carolina State F 6' 7" - - - - - - -
  Mark Dumars Penn State G 5' 11" - - - - - - -
  Ken Fairfield St. Bonaventure F/G 6' 4" - - - - - - -
  Rex Frederick Auburn F 6' 6" - - - - - - -
  Corny Freeman Xavier F 6' 6" - - - - - - -
  Dick Gaines Seton Hall G 6' 2" - - - - - - -
  Ron Godfrey Miami (FL)     - - - - - - -
  Delton Heard Tennessee State F 6' 4" - - - - - - -
  Howard Hurt Duke G 6' 3" - - - - - - -
  Ron Heller Wichita State F 6' 6" - - - - - - -
  Wayne Hightower Kansas C  6' 8" - - - - - - -
  Tony Jackson St. John's F/G  6' 4" - - - - - - -
  Dana Kirk Marshall F 6' 6" - - - - - - -
  George Krajack Clemson   6' 3" - - - - - - -
  Hal Lear Temple G 6' 0" - - - - - - -
  Bob Maher Steubenville G  5' 11" - - - - - - -
  Bernie Matthews Duquesne G 6' 0" - - - - - - -
  Julius McCoy Michigan State F 6' 3" - - - - - - -
  Charles Osborn Western Kentucky C   - - - - - - -
Billy Pryor Arizona State  6' 6" - - - - - - -
  Dave Riddick Maryland State G  6' 3" - - - - - - -
Len Rosenbluth North Carolina F 6' 4" - - - - - - -
  Tom Schaeffer Ohio State G 6' 3" - - - - - - -
  Lee Shaffer North Carolina F 6' 7" - - - - - - -
  Lloyd Sharrar West Virginia C 6' 10" - - - - - - -
  Bob Slobodnik Duquesne C 6' 9" - - - - - - -
  Jim Smith Steubenville G 6' 5" - - - - - - -
  Al Tate Wichita State F 6' 6" - - - - - - -
  Henderson Thompson Morehead State G 6' 0" - - - - - - -
  Wilbur Trosch St. Francis Loretto F 6' 8" - - - - - - -
  Jim Tucker Duquesne F 6' 7" - - - - - - -
  Ned Twyman Duquesne G 6' 3" - - - - - - -
  Willie Varner St. Vincent   6' 4" - - - - - - -
  Bill Warren Clemson G 6' 4" - - - - - - -
  George Wise Indiana State (PA) G 6' 1" - - - - - - -
  Jerry Wolf Ohio G 6' 5" - - - - - - -
  Mickey Yugovich Youngstown State F   - - - - - - -
Pittsburgh Rens 1962-63
Coach: Neil Johnston
(12-10)
  Num Name University Pos Ht GP Reb Asts Pts RPG APG PPG
11 Bob Wiesenhahn Cincinnati G 6' 4" 15 77 6 101 5.1 0.4 6.7
12 John Ritter St. Benedict's (KS) G 6' 4"              
14 Charlie Tyra Louisville F/C 6' 8" 23 121 16 212 5.3 0.7 9.2
22 Walt Mangham Marquette F/G 6' 5" 22 138 21 213 6.3 1.0 9.6
24 Johnny McCarthy Canisius G 6' 2" 18 36 26 95 2.0 1.4 5.2
24 Whitey Bell North Carolina State G 6' 1" 7 24 33 69 3.4 4.7 9.8
30 Chuck Curtis Pacific Lutheran F 6' 7" 22 148 16 301 6.7 0.7 13.6
34 Phil Rollins Louisville G 6' 2" 17 43 85 221 2.5 5.0 13.0
42 Connie Hawkins Iowa F/C 6' 8" 16 205 42 447 12.8 2.6 27.9
44 Jim McCoy Marquette G 6' 1" 22 95 55 350 4.3 2.5 15.9
45 Hank Whitney Iowa State F/C 6' 7"  20 241 25 275 12. 1.3 13.7
50 Walt Kennedy Florida A&M F 6' 8" 5 37 5 50 7.4 1.0 10.0
Pre-Season
  Jack Ardon Tulane C   - - - - - - -
  Ed Burton (NBA)       - - - - - - -
  Sid Cohen Kentucky G 6' 2" - - - - - - -
  Archie Dees Indiana F 6' 8" - - - - - - -
  Ron Galbreath Westminster (PA) G   - - - - - - -
  Gary Hess       - - - - - - -
  Jackie Jackson Globetrotters F   - - - - - - -
  Bobby Joe Mason Bradley G 6' 2" - - - - - - -
  Dick Piontek Xavier College C 6' 8" - - - - - - -
  Quitman Sullins Murray State C 6' 9" - - - - - - -
  Harry Todd       - - - - - - -
Bill Warren Clemson G  6' 4" - - - - - - -
  Ralph Wells Northwestern G 6' 1" - - - - - - -
  John Wessels Illinois C 6' 7" - - - - - - -