San Francisco Warriors Regular Season Rosters

1962-1963 San Francisco Warriors Regular Season Roster

Player Pos HT WT YOS Pre-Draft Team Draft Status Nationality
Al Attles PG 6-0 175 2 North Carolina A&T 1960 Rnd 5 Pick 7 United States
Wilt Chamberlain C 7-1 265 3 Kansas 1959 NBA Draft, Undrafted United States
Dave Fedor F 6-6 190 0 Florida State 1962 Rnd 3 Pick 7 United States
Tom Gola GF 6-6 205 6 La Salle 1955 NBA Draft, Undrafted United States
Dave Gunther F 6-7 190 0 Iowa 1959 Rnd 8 Pick 3 United States
Wayne Hightower F 6-8 230 0 Kansas 1962 Rnd 1 Pick 5 United States
Fred LaCour F 6-5 205 2 San Francisco 1960 Rnd 3 Pick 6 United States
George Lee G 6-3 - 2 Michigan 1959 Rnd 4 Pick 2 United States
Ted Luckenbill F 6-6 205 1 Houston 1961 Rnd 2 Pick 6 United States
Tom Meschery F 6-6 215 1 Saint Mary's 1961 Rnd 1 Pick 7 China
Howie Montgomery F 6-5 220 0 Texas-RGV 1962 Rnd 7 Pick 7 United States
Willie Naulls F 6-6 225 6 UCLA 1956 Rnd 2 Pick 2 United States
Gary Phillips G 6-3 189 1 Houston 1961 Rnd 1 Pick 9 United States
Guy Rodgers PG 6-0 185 4 Temple 1958 NBA Draft, Undrafted United States
Kenny Sears F 6-9 198 6 Santa Clara 1953 Rnd 15 Pick 2 United States
Hubie White G 6-4 205 0 Villanova 1962 Rnd 2 Pick 7 United States

1962-1963 Golden State Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters A. Attles G. Rodgers G. Phillips T. Meschery W. Chamberlain
Rotation   G. Lee W. Hightower    
Rotation   H. White H. Montgomery    
Rotation     F. LaCour    
Rotation     T. Luckenbill    
Lim PT     D. Gunther    
Lim PT     D. Fedor    
Lim PT     K. Sears    
Lim PT     W. Naulls    

1962-1963 Western Division Standings

RankTeamRecordGB
1Los Angeles Lakers53-27-
2St. Louis Hawks48-325
3Detroit Pistons34-4619
4San Francisco Warriors31-4922
5Chicago Zephyrs25-5528

1962-1963 Golden State Awards & Honors

Player Award / Honor
Wilt Chamberlain All-NBA Second Team (1963)
Wilt Chamberlain Western All-Star Fan Vote Selection (1963)
Guy Rodgers Western All-Star Fan Vote Selection (1963)
Tom Meschery Western All-Star Coaches Selection (1963)

1962-1963 Golden State Season Stat Leaders

Player GP MIN PTS REB AST
Wilt Chamberlain 80 47.6 44.8 24.3 3.4
Guy Rodgers 79 41.1 13.9 5.0 10.4
Tom Meschery 64 35.1 16.0 9.8 1.6
Al Attles 71 26.4 10.4 2.9 2.6
Gary Phillips 75 24.0 8.1 3.0 1.8
Willie Naulls 47 26.1 11.0 6.7 1.2
Wayne Hightower 66 21.0 7.4 5.4 0.8
George Lee 64 18.6 7.0 3.4 1.0
Kenny Sears 54 14.5 6.1 2.6 1.0
Tom Gola 21 39.1 13.0 7.0 3.5
Howie Montgomery 20 18.2 7.2 3.5 1.1
Hubie White 29 9.3 3.2 1.2 1.0
Fred LaCour 16 10.7 4.1 1.5 1.2
Ted Luckenbill 20 10.1 3.0 2.8 0.4
Dave Fedor 7 3.9 0.9 0.9 0.1
Dave Gunther 1 5.0 2.0 3.0 3.0

1962-1963 San Francisco Warriors Roster Composition

Selected via Draft

Al Attles was selected as the #7 pick in the 5 Round of the 1960 NBA Draft by the Philadelphia Warriors. Al Attles signed a multi-year contract with the Philadelphia Warriors on September 1, 1960.

Wilt Chamberlain with the Philadelphia Warriors on September 1, 1962.

Dave Fedor was selected as the #7 pick in the 3 Round of the 1962 NBA Draft by the Philadelphia Warriors. Dave Fedor signed a contract with the Golden State Warriors on September 1, 1962.

Dave Gunther was selected as the #3 pick in the 8 Round of the 1959 NBA Draft by the Philadelphia Warriors. Dave Gunther signed a contract with the Golden State Warriors on September 1, 1962.

Wayne Hightower was selected as the #5 pick in the First Round of the 1962 NBA Draft by the Golden State Warriors. Wayne Hightower signed a multi-year contract with the Golden State Warriors on September 1, 1962.

Ted Luckenbill was selected as the #6 pick in the Second Round of the 1961 NBA Draft by the Philadelphia Warriors. Ted Luckenbill signed a multi-year contract with the Philadelphia Warriors on September 1, 1961.

Tom Meschery was selected as the #7 pick in the First Round of the 1961 NBA Draft by the Philadelphia Warriors. Tom Meschery signed a multi-year contract with the Philadelphia Warriors on September 1, 1961.

Howie Montgomery was selected as the #7 pick in the 7 Round of the 1962 NBA Draft by the Philadelphia Warriors. Howie Montgomery signed a contract with the Golden State Warriors on September 1, 1962.

Hubie White was selected as the #7 pick in the Second Round of the 1962 NBA Draft by the Philadelphia Warriors. Hubie White signed a multi-year contract with the Golden State Warriors on September 1, 1962.

Acquired via Trade

George Lee was acquired in a trade by the Golden State Warriors from the Detroit Pistons on September 19, 1962.

Willie Naulls was acquired in a trade by the Golden State Warriors from the New York Knicks on December 5, 1962.

Gary Phillips was acquired in a trade by the Golden State Warriors from the Boston Celtics on October 18, 1962.

Guy Rodgers with the Philadelphia Warriors on September 1, 1961.

Kenny Sears was acquired in a trade by the Golden State Warriors from the New York Knicks on December 5, 1962.

Acquired via Free Agency

Fred LaCour signed a contract as a free agent with the Golden State Warriors on February 1, 1963.

1962-1963 San Francisco Warriors Front Office

Staff Member Position Start Season Previous Job
Franklin Mieuli Owner 1962-1963 N/A
Edward Gottlieb General Manager 1952-1953 N/A