Eastern Basketball Association Rosters

Hazleton Bits 1971-72 (EBA)
Coach: Tony Manfredi
  Num Name University Pos Ht GP Reb Asts Pts RPG APG PPG
  Bob Brooker   F   14 100 16 233 7.1 1.1 16.6
  Walt Byrd Temple F 6' 7" 2 7 0 11 3.5 0.0 5.5
  Carmen Chandler       1 2 0 2 2.0 0.0 2.0
  Frank Corace LaSalle F 6' 6" 3 8 0 21 2.7 0.0 7.0
  Bob Conners       6 10 7 31 1.7 1.2 5.2
  Joe Cromer Temple G 6' 5" 5 10 9 67 2.0 1.8 13.4
  Dick Davidson       28 142 24 454 5.1 0.9 16.2
  Billy DeAngelis St. Joseph's (PA) G 6' 1' 29 128 123 699 4.4 4.2 24.1
  Dennis Dickens       11 223 9 57 20.3 0.8 5.2
  John Grobelny       1 0 2 5 0.0 2.0 5.0
  John Harrington       1 0 0 0 0.0 0.0 0.0
  Tom Krenchecki       1 1 0 4 1.0 0.0 4.0
  Wyndall Madkins       3 10 0 14 3.3 0.0 4.7
  Jim Morgan   C 6' 9" 26 390 31 456 15.0 1.2 17.5
  Steve Niles Texas A&M C 7' 0" 19 39 1 44 2.1 0.1 2.3
  Jim Reid Winston-Salem F 6' 6" 6 41 6 53 6.8 1.0 8.8
  John Shannon Philadelphia Textile   6' 3" 28 180 88 568 6.4 3.1 20.3
  Jeff Smith New Mexico State C 6' 9" 4 3 0 6 0.8 0.0 1.5
  Pete Smith       5 54 15 59 10.8 3.0 11.8
  Bill Smothers Tennessee State     6 18 2 45 3.0 0.3 7.5
  Anson Thistlebender       1 0 0 0 0.0 0.0 0.0
  Hank Whitney Iowa State F/C 6' 7" 14 156 21 187 11.1 1.5 13.4
  Jimmy Wilson Cheyney State G 5' 10" 7 20 20 1 2.9 2.9 0.1
  Steve Wlodarczyk       21 114 16 162 5.4 0.8 7.7
Hamburg/Hazleton Bullets 1972-73 (EBA)
Coach: Dave Linkchorst
Bullets were moved from Hamburg to Halzelton the first week of January 1973
  Num Name University Pos Ht GP Reb Asts Pts RPG APG PPG
12 Billy DeAngelis St. Joseph's (PA) G 6' 1'             23.8
22 Dick Davidson                    
22 Ed Czezesny LaSalle                  
24 Mike Morrow Bloomsburg State F 6' 5"              
24 Gene Mumford Scranton    6' 3"              
3x John Collins                    
35 Roger Moore Georgia Southern   6' 9"              
40 Jim Morgan Maryland State C 6' 9"   483         23.0
  Baggett                    
  Bob Connor Loyola (MD)                  
  Sonny Dove St. John's F 6' 7"              
  Logan                    
  Mroz                    
  Jay Neary UNC-Wilmington G 6' 3"              
  Dave Pfahler St Joseph's   6' 4"              
  Jim Reid Winston-Salem F 6' 6"              
  John Shannon Philadelphia Textile   6' 3"              
  Jim Ware Oklahoma City F  6' 7"              
  Williams                    
Hazleton Bullets 1973-74 (EBA)
Coach: Sonny Hill
Num Name University Pos Ht GP Reb Asts Pts RPG APG PPG
3,4 Dave Hamilton West Virginia State    6' 5"              
5 Levern Tart Bradley G/F 6' 2"              
10,11 Charlie Wallace Oklahoma City   6' 6"              
14,40 George Sutor LaSalle C 6' 8"              
21 Paul Hoffman St. Bonaventure   6' 4"              
24 Tom Bowens Grambling State C/F 6' 8"              
25,33 Roger Moore Georgia Southern   6' 9"              
31 John Shannon Philadelphia Textile   6' 3"              
35 Bobby Fields LaSalle G 6' 3"              
41 Paul McCracken (NBA)                  
  M.L. Car Guilford G/F 6' 6"              
  Ed Chubb Penn State   6' 8"              
  Mike Davis Virginia Union G 6' 3"              
  Ron Hogue Georgia   6' 3"              
  Al Henry Wisconsin C 6' 9"              
  Charlie Kirkland Cheyney State   6' 3"              
  Dave Langston Drake                  
  John Novey Mount St. Mary's   6' 4"              
  Sandy Smith Winston-Salem   6' 5"              
  Dave Whelan Wagner   6' 3"              
Hazleton Bullets 1974-75 (EBA)
Coach: Sonny Hill
  Num Name University Pos Ht GP Reb Asts Pts RPG APG PPG
42 Jerry Baskerville Temple F 6' 7"              
  John Baum Temple F 6' 5"              
  Tom Bowens Grambling State C/F 6' 8"              
  Walker Banks Western Kentucky C 6' 10"              
  Bob Brooker                    
  Daniels                    
  Mike Davis Virginia Union G 6' 3"              
  Billy DeAngelis St. Joseph's (PA) G 6' 1"              
  Bobby Fields LaSalle G 6' 3"              
  Dave Hamilton West Virginia State                  
  Jake Jones Assumption College G 6' 3"              
  Kemble                    
  Bill Kilgore                    
  Roger Moore Georgia Southern   6' 9"              
  John Shannon Philadelphia Textile   6' 3"              
  Sandy Smith Winston-Salem   6' 5"              
Hazleton Bullets 1975-76 (EBA)
Coach: Tony Manfredi
  Num Name University Pos Ht GP Reb Asts Pts RPG APG PPG
42 Dean Tolson Arkansas F 6' 6" 18 182 23 369 10.1 1.3 20.5
  Jerry Baskerville Temple F 6' 7" 4 26 3 68 6.5 0.8 17.0
  John Baum Temple F 6' 5" 18 157 60 512 8.7 3.3 28.4
  Bob Brooker   F   20 83 19 143 4,2 1.0 7.2
  Billy DeAngelis St. Joseph's (PA) G 6' 1" 20 48 111 191 2.4 5.6 9.6
  Roland Grant       18 132 8 114 7.3 0.4 6.3
  Dave Hamilton West Virginia State     20 147 46 419 7.4 2.3 21.0
  Oscar Jackson       18 40 41 267 2.2 2.3 14.8
  Bill Kilgore       19 220 22 323 11.6 1.2 17.0
  Melchionni                    
  Sam Mumaw                    
  Bob Wymbs Monmouth College                  
Hazleton/Shore Bullets 1976-77 (EBA)
Coach: Tony Manfredi
  Num Name University Pos Ht GP Reb Asts Pts RPG APG PPG
25 Larry Fogle Canisius F 6' 5              
  Jerry Baskerville Temple F 6' 7"              
  John Baum Temple F 6' 5"              
  Horace Brawley Buffalo                  
  Al Crocker "Clocker"                    
  Pete Davis Michigan State G 6' 2" 6 11 13 54 1.8 2.2 9.0
  Billy DeAngelis St. Joseph's (PA) G 6' 1"              
  Eric Grey     6' 6"              
  Rick Hecknos Bowie State F 6' 6"              
  Marion Hilliard Memphis State C 6' 10"              
  Charlie Johnson Lincoln (MO) C 6' 9"              
  Jake JOnes Assumption College                  
  Tom Jordan West Texas State F 6' 6"              
  Charlie Kirkland Cheyney State   6' 3"              
  Billy Kunze     6' 6"              
  Jerry Lattimore Brookdale College                  
  Fred McRae St. John's                  
  Mike Meadows                    
  Gene Moore Saint Louis C 6' 9"              
  John Morley     6' 6"              
  Joe Newman Temple C 6' 10"              
  Nate Palmer                    
  Ed Searcy   F 6' 7"              
  Kevin Washington Temple G 6' 1"              
  Dave Whalan   G 6' 3"              
  Henry Williams Jacksonville F/G 6' 3"              
Shore Bullets 1977-78 (EBA)
Coach: Bob Dziadosz, Greg Kapalko (21-10)
  Num Name University Pos Ht GP Reb Asts Pts RPG APG PPG
13 Jack Hill     6' 6"              
20,22 Ron Smith Baltimore F 6' 6"              
33 Fly Williams Austin Peay F 6' 5"              
  Tom  Barker Hawaii C 6' 11"              
Jim Bostic New Mexico State F 6' 7"              
  Bill Kunze   F                
  Pete LaCorte Seton Hall G 6' 6"              
  Jerry Lattimore Brookdale College                  
  Jim McCloud   G                
  Jim Morgan Maryland State C 6' 9"              
  Joe Newman   C 6' 10" - - - - - - -
  Bill Paterno Notre Dame 6' 6"              
  Ed Searcy   F 6' 7"              
  Chuck Simon Rider College   6' 9"              
  Bill Terry Monmouth College G 6' 2"              
Jersey Shore Bullets 1978-79 (CBA)
Coach: Art Stock
  Num Name University Pos Ht GP Reb Asts Pts RPG APG PPG
22 Kevin Cluess St. John's G  6' 4"              
33 Fly Williams Austin Peay F 6' 5"              
35 Jim Bostic New Mexico State F 6' 7"              
  Galen Baker   G                
  Tom Barker (NBA) Hawaii C 6' 11"              
  Darryl Brown     6' 5"              
  Kevin Cluess St. John's G 6' 4"              
  Warren Davis North Carolina A&T F/C 6' 6"              
  Bob Carrington Boston College   6' 7"              
  Jack Hill     6' 6"              
  Pete LaCorte Seton Hall G 6' 6"              
  Jim Morgan Maryland State C 6' 9"              
  Bill Paterno Notre Dame 6' 6"              
  Sean Powell St. Augustine G 5' 7"              
  Ed Searcy   F 6' 7"              
  Phil Sellers (NBA) Rutgers G 6' 5"              
  Beaver Smith St. John's F 6' 6"              
  Willie Smith Missouri G 6' 2"              
  Mel Utley St. John's   6' 3"