San Francisco Warriors Regular Season Rosters

1965-1966 San Francisco Warriors Regular Season Roster

Player Pos HT WT YOS Pre-Draft Team Draft Status Nationality
Al Attles PG 6-0 175 5 North Carolina A&T 1960 Rnd 5 Pick 7 United States
Rick Barry F 6-7 205 0 Miami (FL) 1965 Rnd 1 Pick 2 United States
Keith Erickson GF 6-5 195 0 UCLA 1965 Rnd 3 Pick 1 United States
Will Frazier F 6-7 210 0 Grambling State 1965 Rnd 2 Pick 1 United States
Fred Hetzel F 6-8 220 0 Davidson 1965 Rnd 1 Pick 1 United States
Bill McGill FC 6-9 225 3 Utah 1962 Rnd 1 Pick 1 United States
McCoy McLemore SF 6-7 230 1 Drake 1964 Rnd 3 Pick 7 United States
Tom Meschery F 6-6 215 4 Saint Mary's 1961 Rnd 1 Pick 7 China
Paul Neumann PG 6-1 170 4 Stanford 1959 Rnd 4 Pick 5 United States
Bud Olsen PF 6-8 220 3 Louisville 1962 Rnd 2 Pick 6 United States
Gary Phillips G 6-3 189 4 Houston 1961 Rnd 1 Pick 9 United States
Guy Rodgers PG 6-0 185 7 Temple 1958 NBA Draft, Undrafted United States
Nate Thurmond FC 6-11 225 3 Bowling Green 1963 Rnd 1 Pick 3 United States

1965-1966 Golden State Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters G. Rodgers P. Neumann T. Meschery R. Barry N. Thurmond
Rotation A. Attles G. Phillips M. McLemore    
Rotation     F. Hetzel    
Rotation     K. Erickson    
Lim PT       B. Olsen  

1965-1966 Western Division Standings

RankTeamRecordGB
1Los Angeles Lakers45-35-
2Baltimore Bullets38-427
3St. Louis Hawks36-449
4San Francisco Warriors35-4510
5Detroit Pistons22-5823

1965-1966 Golden State Awards & Honors

Player Award / Honor
Rick Barry All-NBA First Team (1966)
Rick Barry Rookie Of The Year (1966)
Rick Barry All-Rookie First Team (1966)
Fred Hetzel All-Rookie First Team (1966)
Nate Thurmond Western All-Star Fan Vote Selection (1966)
Guy Rodgers Western All-Star Fan Vote Selection (1966)
Rick Barry Western All-Star Fan Vote Selection (1966)

1965-1966 Golden State Season Stat Leaders

Player GP MIN PTS REB AST
Rick Barry 80 37.4 25.7 10.6 2.2
Guy Rodgers 79 36.7 18.6 5.3 10.7
Nate Thurmond 73 39.6 16.3 18.0 1.5
Tom Meschery 80 29.8 12.8 8.9 1.0
Paul Neumann 66 26.2 14.4 3.2 2.8
Al Attles 79 26.0 11.2 4.1 2.8
McCoy McLemore 80 18.3 7.4 6.1 0.7
Fred Hetzel 56 12.9 6.8 5.2 0.5
Gary Phillips 67 12.9 4.0 2.0 1.7
Keith Erickson 64 10.1 3.6 2.5 0.6
Bud Olsen 55 10.3 3.5 3.3 0.3
Will Frazier 2 4.5 0.5 2.5 0.5

1965-1966 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.

Rick Barry was selected as the #2 pick in the First Round of the 1965 NBA Draft by the Golden State Warriors. Rick Barry signed a multi-year contract with the Golden State Warriors on June 14, 1965.

Keith Erickson was selected as the #1 pick in the 3 Round of the 1965 NBA Draft by the Golden State Warriors. Keith Erickson signed a multi-year contract with the Golden State Warriors on September 1, 1965.

Fred Hetzel was selected as the #1 pick in the First Round of the 1965 NBA Draft by the Golden State Warriors. Fred Hetzel signed a multi-year contract with the Golden State Warriors on September 1, 1965.

McCoy McLemore was selected as the #7 pick in the 3 Round of the 1964 NBA Draft by the Golden State Warriors. McCoy McLemore signed a multi-year contract with the Golden State Warriors on September 1, 1964.

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.

Nate Thurmond was selected as the #3 pick in the First Round of the 1963 NBA Draft by the Golden State Warriors. Nate Thurmond signed a multi-year contract with the Golden State Warriors on September 1, 1963.

Acquired via Trade

Paul Neumann was acquired in a trade by the Golden State Warriors from the Philadelphia Sixers on January 15, 1965.

Bud Olsen was acquired in a trade by the Golden State Warriors from the Cincinnati Royals on October 20, 1965.

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, 1960.

1965-1966 San Francisco Warriors Front Office

Staff Member Position Start Season Previous Job
Franklin Mieuli Owner 1962-1963 N/A
Alex Hannum Head Coach 1963-1964 Head Coach (Philadelphia Sixers, 1960 to 1963)
Bob Feerick General Manager 1963-1964 N/A