Eastern Basketball Association Rosters

Scranton Miners 1949-50 (ABL)
Coach:
  Num Name University Pos Ht GP Reb Asts Pts RPG APG PPG
  Edelstein   F                
  Gates   F                
  Ed Kassler Long Island G 6' 2"              
  R. Kelly   G                
  King   F                
  Militzok   G                
  Rosenstein   G                
  Verdeschl   F                
  Younger   G                
Scranton Miners 1950-51 (EPBL)
Coach:
  Num Name University Pos Ht GP Reb Asts Pts RPG APG PPG
                       
                       
                       
                       
                       
                       
                       
                       
                       
                     
                       
Scranton Miners 1951-52 (EPBL)
Coach: Herb Gershon
  Num Name University Pos Ht GP Reb Asts Pts RPG APG PPG
0 Ed Kassler Long Island G 6' 2"              
3 John Azary Columbia F 6' 2"              
5 Wally Scheil St. Peter's G 6' 2"              
6 Elmore Morgenthaler New Mexico C 7' 0"              
8 Jack Laub CCNY G 6' 0"              
10 Red Meinhold Long Island C 6' 2"              
11 Danny Finn St. John's F 6' 1"              
12 John Ezersky St. John's   6' 2"              
Scranton Miners 1952-53 (EPBL)
Coach: Ed Kassler
  Num Name University Pos Ht GP Reb Asts Pts RPG APG PPG
                       
                       
                       
                       
                       
                       
                       
                       
                       
                     
                       
Scranton Miners 1953-54 (EPBL)
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Scranton Miners 1954-55 (EPBL)
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Scranton Miners 1955-56 (EPBL)
Coach: Ed Kassler
  Num Name University Pos Ht GP Reb Asts Pts RPG APG PPG
  Diute                    
  George Feigenbaum                    
  Ed Grindell North Carolina C 6' 8"              
  Floyd Lane CCNY                  
  Bob McDonald                    
  Don Moran                    
  Ed Roman CCNY                  
  Rosenstein   G                
  Ed Warner CCNY                  
Charlie Whiteman                    
  Zeke Zawoluk St. John's F/C 6' 7"              
Scranton Miners 1956-57 (EPBL)
Coach: Hank Rosenstein
Num Name University Pos Ht GP Reb Asts Pts RPG APG PPG
3 Zeke Sinicola Niagara G 5' 10"              
4 Stacey Arceneaux Iowa State F 6' 5"              
5 Fran O'Mally                    
6 Jesse Arnelle Penn State                  
6 Marty Satalino St. John's G 6' 0"              
7 Boris "John" Nachamkin                    
8 Bob McDonald                    
9 Tom O'Connor                    
10 Ed Roman                    
  Rosenstein   G                
                       
                       
                       
                       
                       
Scranton Miners 1957-58 (EPBL)
Coach:
  Num Name University Pos Ht GP Reb Asts Pts RPG APG PPG
  Stacey Arceneaux Iowa State F 6' 5"              
  Irwin Blumenreich                    
  Marty Farrell Seton Hall                  
  Lorenzo                    
  Bob McDonald                    
  Boris "John" Nachamkin                    
  Ed O'Connor     6' 7"              
  J. O'Connor                    
  Patterson                    
  Ed Roman CCNY C 6' 8"              
  Marty Satalino St. John's G 6' 0"              
Zeke Sinicola Niagara G 5' 10"              
Scranton Miners 1958-59 (EPBL)
Coach:
  Num Name University Pos Ht GP Reb Asts Pts RPG APG PPG
  Stacey Arceneaux Iowa State F 6' 5"              
  Irwin Blumenreich                    
  Marty Farrell Seton Hall                  
  Bob Greene                    
  Bob McDonald                    
  Bob Morano                    
  Boris "John" Nachamkin New York F 6' 6"              
  Ed O'Connor     6' 7"              
  Ed Roman CCNY C 6' 8"              
  Marty Satalino St. John's G 6' 0"              
  Bernie Tiebout                    
Scranton Miners 1959-60 (EPBL)
Coach: Hank Rosenstein
  Num Name University Pos Ht GP Reb Asts Pts RPG APG PPG
11 Marty Satalino St. John's G 6' 0"              
13 Ray Radiszewski                    
15 Ed O'Connor     6' 7"              
23 Hank Marano                    
25 Bob McDonald                    
31 Stacey Arceneaux Iowa State F 6' 5"              
35 Bennie Swain (NBA)   F 6' 8"              
53 Guy Sparrow Detroit-Mercy F 6' 6"              
  Marty Farrell Seton Hall                  
  Boris "John" Nachamkin New York F 6' 6"              
  Ed Roman CCNY C 6' 8"              
Scranton Miners 1960-61 (EPBL)
Coach: Togo Palazzi
Num Name University Pos Ht GP Reb Asts Pts RPG APG PPG
11 Harry Brooks                    
13 Pat Fruehan                    
15 Ed O'Connor     6' 7"              
25 Bob McDonald                    
23 Bob Morano                    
31 Stacey Arceneaux Iowa State F 6' 5"              
33 Togo Palazzi Holy Cross College G/F 6' 4"              
35 Carl Belz Princeton   6' 6"              
  Baber                    
  Eddie Goldberg Syracuse G 5' 10"              
  Ron Harris                    
  Smith                    
  Guy Sparrow Detroit-Mercy F 6' 6"              
  Bennie Swain (NBA)   F 6' 8"              
Scranton Miners 1961-62 (EPBL)
Coach: Herb Cables
Num Name University Pos Ht GP Reb Asts Pts RPG APG PPG
  Bill Crosby Notre Dame     25     353     14.1
  Delbobbo                    
  Danny Doyle Belmont Abbey F 6' 8"              
  Marty Farrell Seton Hall                  
  Ron Harris                    
  Will Johns Winston-Salem G/F 6' 4"              
  Frank Keitt Shaw G 6' 0"              
  Knight                    
  Lark                    
  Togo Palazzi Holy Cross College G/F 6' 4"              
  Thomas                    
                       
                       
                       
Scranton Miners 1962-63 (EPBL)
Coach: Elmer Ripley, Hank Rosenstein (11-17 Fifth Place)
  Num Name University Pos Ht GP Reb Asts Pts RPG APG PPG
10 Will Johns Winston-Salem G/F 6' 4"   291          
12 Frank Keitt Shaw G 6' 0" 28   241 491   8.6 17.5
14,16 Tom Hemans Niagara F 6' 7" 28 460   569 16.4   20.3
22 Bill Crosby Notre Dame                  
24 Ed Kazakavich Scranton   6' 5"              
30 Stacey Arceneaux Iowa State F 6' 5" 28 293   823 10.5   29.4
34 Ron Harris                    
  Chuck Chevalier                    
  Kennedy                    
  Mark Reiner NYU G 6' 1"     131        
  Rosen                    
  Bill Spivey Kentucky C 7' 0"              
  Turner                    
Scranton Miners 1963-64 (EPBL)
Coach: Hank Rosenstein (19-9)
Num Name University Pos Ht GP Reb Asts Pts RPG APG PPG
10 John Crawford Iowa State F 6' 5" 28 292 533 10.4   19.0
14,16 Tom Hemans Niagara F 6' 7"   438         18.8
20 Jim Huggard Villanova G 5' 10"     231        
22 Al Seiden St. John's G 5' 10" 22 70   355 3.2   16.1
24 Randy Hoxie Riverside CC G  6' 1"              
30 Vinnie Brewer Iowa State   6' 3"              
30,32 Dick Gaines Seton Hall G 6' 2"             23.9
40,41 Bill Spivey Kentucky C 7' 0"              
  Roger Gibbs Virginia Union   6' 3"              
  Jerry Greenspan Maryland G 6' 6"              
  Mark Reiner NYU G 6' 1"              
  Van Patton                    
  Bob Williams NYU   6' 4"              
Scranton Miners 1964-65 (EPBL)
Coach: Mike "Red" Wallace  (17-11)
Num Name University Pos Ht GP Reb Asts Pts RPG APG PPG
10,11 John Crawford Iowa State F 6' 5" 28 229 258 8.2   18.8
12 Jerry Greenspan Maryland G 6' 6"              
12,13,24 Howie Montgomery Winston-Salem   6' 5" 23 84   96 4.2   4.2
14,16 Tom Hemans Niagara F 6' 7" 28     601     21.5
20,21 Jim Huggard Villanova G 5' 10" 28     319     11.4
22,23 Al Seiden St. John's G 5' 10" 28 72   355 2.6   12.6
24,25 Bill Green Colorado State F 6' 5"              
12,24,25 Tommie Mitchell Florida A&M G 6' 2" 7     12     1.7
30 Vinnie Brewer Iowa State   6' 3"              
31 Carl Green Winston-Salem G 6' 4" 17 56 156 3.3   9.2
30,31 Bucky Bolyard West Virginia G   12     121     10.1
32 Dick Gaines Seton Hall G 6' 2"              
33,34 John Cincebox Syracuse F 6' 7"              
40,41 Bill Spivey Kentucky C 7' 0"              
  Bill Chanecka Broome CC G 6' 2"              
  Cross                    
  Randy Hoxie Riverside CC G  6' 1"              
  Melvin                    
  Preston Ross None   6' 7"              
  Bob Williams NYU   6' 4"              
Scranton Miners 1965-66 (EPBL)
Coach: Ed White (13-15 Third Place)
  Num Name University Pos Ht GP Reb Asts Pts RPG APG PPG
14,16 Tom Hemans Niagara F 6' 7" 28     627     22.4
38 Jim Jackson North Carolina A&T   6' 5"              
  Bucky Bolyard West Virginia G 6' 0"              
  Borelli                    
  Burwell                    
  John Crawford Iowa State F 6' 5"              
  Bob Camp West Virginia   6' 8"              
  Eddie Goldberg Syracuse G 5' 10"              
  Frank Granat Alliance College C 7' 0"              
  Carl Green Winston-Salem G 6' 4"              
  York Larese North Carolina G 6' 4"              
  Swish McKinney None G  6' 2"              
  Tom Mitchell                    
  Willie Murrell Kansas State F 6' 6" 28 526 69 569 18.8 2.5 20.3
  Buddy Quertinmont West Virginia   6' 3"              
  Al Seiden St. John's G 5' 10"              
  Bill Spivey Kentucky C 7' 0"              
Scranton Miners 1966-67 (EPBL)
Coach: Paul Seymour (21-7)
Num Name University Pos Ht GP Reb Asts Pts RPG APG PPG
12 Jim Boeheim Syracuse   6' 4" 27 105 129 308 3.9 4.8 11.4
14,16 Tom Hemans Niagara F 6' 7"   232   340      
22 Swish McKinney None G  6' 2" 28     667     23.8
28 Bob Camp West Virginia   6' 8"              
28 Jim Jackson North Carolina A&T   6' 5"              
32 Bucky Bolyard West Virginia G 6' 0"              
36 John Austin Boston College G 6' 0"              
38 Willie Somerset Duquesne G 5' 8" 28   122 763   4.4 27.2
40,16 Dennis Edwards Parsons College F 6' 6"              
40 Herb Gray North Carolina A&T   6' 7"              
42 Bill Spivey Kentucky C 7' 0"              
44 Willie Murrell Kansas State F 6' 6" 28 567 77 625 20.3 2.8 22.3
  Jim Caldwell Georgia Inst. Tech. C 6' 10"              
  Frank Granat Alliance College C 7' 0"              
Scranton Miners 1967-68 (EPBL)
Coach: Fuzzy Levane, Arthur Pachter
  Num Name University Pos Ht GP Reb Asts Pts RPG APG PPG
4 Sonny Hill Central State G 5' 10"              
10,20 Mike Branch Fairfield F 6' 4"              
10,11,36 Joe Lalli George Washington G 5' 8"              
14,16 Tom Hemans Niagara F 6' 7"              
20 Val Reid Syracuse   6' 9"              
20,34 Al Salvadori South Carolina F 6' 10"              
22 Swish McKinney None G  6' 2"              
24,30 Jim Jackson North Carolina A&T   6' 5"              
30 Jim Boeheim Syracuse   6' 4" 32 149 128 667 4.7 4.0 20.8
32,44 Charlie Hardnett Grambling F 6' 8"              
34 Lonnie Lynn Wilberforce F 6' 7"              
40 Cleo Hill Winston-Salem G 6' 0"              
40 Gary Hess West Virginia Wesleyan G 6' 3"              
44 Bill Spivey Kentucky C 7' 0"              
  Herb Gray North Carolina A&T   6' 7"              
  Willie Somerset Duquesne G 5' 8"              
Scranton Miners 1968-69 (EPBL)
Coach:
  Num Name University Pos Ht GP Reb Asts Pts RPG APG PPG
10,38 Ron Dunlap Illinois C 6' 10"              
12,16 Joe Lalli George Washington G 5' 8"              
14,16 Tom Hemans Niagara F 6' 7"              
14 Dan Balicki ST. Anselm's   6' 7"              
24,28 Jim Jackson North Carolina A&T   6' 5"              
20,36 John Barnhill Tennessee State G 6' 1"              
22 John Austin Boston College G 6' 0"              
12,30 Jim Boeheim Syracuse   6' 4" 27 103 123 633 3.8 4.6 23.4
32 Marion Bozman Eastern Washington   6' 7"              
34,40 Bill Butler St. Bonaventure   6' 4"              
42 Sonny Dove St. John's F 6' 7"              
44 Calvin Martion Texas Southern   6' 8"              
44 Jim Ware Oklahoma City F 6' 7"              
  Blake                    
  Mike Branch Fairfield F 6' 4"              
  Duff                    
  Hal Grant Pepperdine   6' 10"              
  Joe Heiser Princeton   6' 3"              
  Helicopter Knowings Benjamin Franklin High                  
  Krayll                    
  Reggie Lacefield Western Michigan G/F 6' 5"              
  Bob McCullough Benedict College G 6' 1"              
  Moore                    
Scranton Miners 1969-70 (EPBL)
Coach: Buddy Donnelly
  Num Name University Pos Ht GP Reb Asts Pts RPG APG PPG
10 Davidson                    
10 Chester Bonaparte Norfolk State   6' 3"              
12 Jim Boeheim Syracuse   6' 4" 24 64 90 406 2.7 3.8 16.9
16 Carey Bailey West Virginia   6' 5"              
20 Paul Loveday California F 6' 10"   293          
22 Swish McKinney None G  6' 2" 26   99 691   3.8 26.4
30 Willie Somerset Duquesne G 5' 8" 27     491     18.2
32 A. W. Holt Jackson State F                
42 Bill Butler St. Bonaventure   6' 4"              
40 Bob Christian Grambling C 7' 0"              
44 Murrell                    
44 Jim Ware Oklahoma City F 6' 7"              
  Marion Bozeman Eastern Washington F 6' 7"              
  Jim Jackson North Carolina A&T   6' 5"              
Scranton Apollos 1970-71 (EBA)
Coach:   (21-7 First Place)

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Num Name University Pos Ht GP Reb Asts Pts RPG APG PPG
50 Dave Scholz Illinois F 6' 8" 27 255 46 329 9.4 1.7 12.2
53 Willie Teague Youngstown   6' 10"              
  Carey Bailey       10 7 1 20 0.7 0.1 2.0
  Jim Boeheim Syracuse   6' 4" 15 38 63 209 2.5 4.2 13.9
  Cal Graham Gannon G 6' 2" 10 17 4 61 1.7 0.4 6.1
  Bill Green Colorado State F 6' 5" 21 205 28 428 9.8 1.3 20.4
  Jim Jackson North Carolina A&T   6' 5" 28 267 23 464 9.5 3.4 16.6
  Johnny Jones Los Angeles State   6' 7" 28 153 35 330 5.5 0.9 11.8
  Dan Kelly St. Joseph's     27 51 93 370 1.9 3.4 13.7
Chuck Lloyd  Yankton College C/F 6' 8" 19 240 18 386 12.6 0.9 20.3
  Mike Morrow Bloomsburg State F 6' 5" 27 179 31 238 6.6 1.1 8.8
  Willie Murrell Kansas State F 6' 6" 10 40 10 73 4.0 1.0 7.3
  Carlton Poole       3 2 0 4 0.7 0.0 1.3
  Willie Somerset Duquesne G 5' 8" 26 140 90 683 5.4 3.5 26.2
                       
                       
                       
Scranton Apollos 1971-72 (EBA)
Coach: Stan Novak
  Num Name University Pos Ht GP Reb Asts Pts RPG APG PPG
20 Chuck Lloyd  Yankton College C/F 6' 8" 30 311 29 668 10.4 1.0 22.3
22 John Savage North Texas State G 6' 5" 30 288 38 350 9.6 1.3 11.7
22,23 Tom Wieczerak Temple   6' 3" 20 31 40 229 1.6 2.0 11.5
24 Jim Jackson North Carolina A&T   6' 5" 29 162 21 289 5.6 0.7 10.0
30 Richie Cornwall Syracuse G 6' 0" 28 108 110 424 3.9 3.9 15.1
32 Jim Boeheim Syracuse   6' 4" 11 16 30 85 1.5 2.7 7.7
34 Willie Somerset Duquesne G 5' 8" 28 93 100 654 3.3 3.6 23.4
40 Mike Morrow Bloomsburg State F 6' 5" 28 97 20 109 3.5 0.7 3.9
42 John A. Jones Villanova   6' 4" 28 270 56 496 9.6 2.0 17.7
50 Will Flowers American   6' 5" 6 7 6 23 1.2 1.0 3.8
54 Bill Green Colorado State F 6' 5" 16 52 14 147 3.3 0.9 9.2
  Cliff Anderson Saint Joseph's  G/F 6' 2" 9 67 23 169 7.4 2.6 18.8
  Dave Macomber       2 0 0 0 0.0 0.0 0.0
  Willie Teague Youngstown   6' 10" 11 41 4 48 10.3 0.4 4.4
  Hank Witkowski       1 2 0 0 2.0 0.0 0.0
Scranton Apollos 1972-73 (EBA)
Coach: Stan Novack
  Num Name University Pos Ht GP Reb Asts Pts RPG APG PPG
20 John Collins Brockport   6' 10"              
20 Bill Smith (NBA) Syracuse C 7' 1"              
21,52 Hank Siemiontkowski Villanova C 6 '7"              
22,23 Joe Gaines Belmont   6' 8"              
30,31 Richie Cornwall Syracuse G 6' 0"              
32 Ken Strand Oregon   6' 2"              
32,33 Ken Mayfield Tuskegee Institute G 6' 3"              
34 Glenn Summors Gannon   6' 7"              
34,35 Johnny Jones Los Angeles State   6' 7"              
42,43 John A. Jones Villanova   6' 4"              
40,41,52 Charlie Yelverton Fordham G 6' 2"              
50 Cyril Baptiste Creighton   6' 8"              
50,51 Paul Hoffman St. Bonaventure   6' 4"              
51 Bill Smith   C                
54,55 Willie Davis North Texas State C 6' 8"              
  Chuck Lloyd Yankton College C/F 6' 8"              
  Mike Morrow Bloomsburg State F 6' 5"              
  Jay Neary UNC-Wilmington G 6' 3"              
  John Savage North Texas State G 6' 5"              
  Alex Scott New Mexico   6' 3"              
Scranton Apollos 1973-74 (EBA)
Coach: Stan Novak (17-11 Second Place)
  Num Name University Pos Ht GP Reb Asts Pts RPG APG PPG
21 Lynn Greer Virginia State G 6' 5" 25 31 22 177 1.2 0.9 7.1
23 Joe Gaines Belmont   6' 8" 24 271 3 408 11.3 0.1 17.0
25 Glenn Summors Gannon   6' 7" 16 233 33 261 14.6 2.1 16.3
30,31 Richie Cornwall Syracuse G 6' 0" 27 64 146 420 2.4 5.4 15.6
33 Ken Mayfield Tuskegee Institute G 6' 3" 25 83 64 601 3.3 2.6 24.0
41 Bob Bissant Loyola (LA)   6' 4" 24 48 39 173 2.0 1.6 7.2
43 John A. Jones Villanova   6' 4" 12 94 29 198 7.8 2.4 16.5
45 Hank Siemiontkowski Villanova C 6 '7" 27 240 45 345 7.8 1.7 12.8
50,51 Cyril Baptiste Creighton   6' 8" 25 192 18 306 7.7 0.7 12.2
55 Willie Davis North Texas State C 6' 8" 26 300 34 402 11.5 1.3 15.5
  Jim Garvin       3 9 1 8 3.0 0.3 2.7
  Fred Hilton Grambling G 6' 3"              
  Jerry Karwaski West Scranton High     5 13 0 11 2.6 0.0 2.2
  Kenny Lewis Albany State   6' 4"              
  Ron Manning Manhattan   6' 8"              
  Dave Newmark Columbia C 7' 0" 1 3 0 8 3.0 0.0 8.0
  John Shannon Philadelphia Textile   6' 3"              
  Ron Williams       9 46 6 111 5.1 0.7 12.3
Scranton Apollos 1974-75 (EBA)
Coach: Stan Novak
  Num Name University Pos Ht GP Reb Asts Pts RPG APG PPG
22 Joe Gaines Belmont   6' 8"              
24 Ron Kodish Penn State G 6' 1"              
30 Mack Daughtery Albany State G 6' 3"              
34 Stan Pawlak Pennsylvania   6' 3"              
35 M.L. Carr Guilford G/F 6' 6"              
42 Ron Brown Pennsylvania   6' 5"              
44,45 Glenn Summors Gannon   6' 7"              
52 John Willis Bloomsburg F/C 6' 8"              
54 Walker Banks Western Kentucky C  6' 10"              
  Dorie Burns Buffalo State   6' 5"              
  Marty Fricko Philadelphia Textile F 6' 7"              
  Lynn Greer Virginia State G 6' 5"              
  Hank Siemiontkowski Villanova C 6 '7"              
  Dennis Stewart Michigan F 6' 7"              
Scranton Apollos 1975-76 (EBA)
Coach: Stan Novak
  Num Name University Pos Ht GP Reb Asts Pts RPG APG PPG
21 Al Williams Drake F 6' 6"              
22,23 Charlie Criss New Mexico State G 5' 8"              
25 Bernie Harris Virginia Commonwealth   6' 10"              
31 Mack Daughtery Albany State G 6' 3"              
33 Phil Brown Brown F 6' 5"              
35 Richie Cornwall Syracuse G 6' 0" 26     501     19.3
41 Bubba Gary St. Bonaventure   6' 4"              
45 Roscoe Wilson Benedict (SC)   6' 7"              
55 Cyril Baptiste Creighton   6' 8"              
Scranton Apollos 1976-77 (EBA)
Coach:
  Num Name University Pos Ht GP Reb Asts Pts RPG APG PPG
22 Charlie Criss New Mexico State G 5' 8" 25   109 861   4.4 34.4
23 Jerry Baskerville Temple F 6' 7"              
24 Phil Brown Brown F 6' 5"              
32 Jesse Dark Virginia Commonwealth   6' 4"              
34,35 Richie Cornwall Syracuse G 6' 0"              
36 Mack Daughtery Albany State G 6' 3"              
41 Al Henry Wisconsin C 6' 9" 25 293     11.3    
42 Bernie Harris Virginia Commonwealth   6' 10"              
44 Monroe McTaw Brockport State C 6' 6"              
46 Al Henry Wisconson   6' 10" 26 293     11.3    
50 Ron Haigler Penn State F 6' 8" 25 243     9.7    
52 Henry Williams Jacksonville   6' 4"              
  Hugh Cabrera                    
  Tim Hirten     6' 5"              
  Gene Moore Saint Louis C 6' 9" 13 66 7 61 5.1 0.5 4.7