San Francisco Warriors Regular Season Rosters

1961-1962 San Francisco Warriors Regular Season Roster

Player Pos HT WT YOS Pre-Draft Team Draft Status Nationality
Paul Arizin GF 6-4 190 9 Villanova 1950 Rnd 1 Pick 3 United States
Al Attles PG 6-0 175 1 North Carolina A&T 1960 Rnd 5 Pick 7 United States
Wilt Chamberlain C 7-1 265 2 Kansas 1959 NBA Draft, Undrafted United States
Ed Conlin F 6-5 200 6 Fordham 1955 Rnd 1 Pick 5 United States
Tom Gola GF 6-6 205 5 La Salle 1955 NBA Draft, Undrafted United States
Vern Hatton G 6-3 195 3 Kentucky 1958 Rnd 2 Pick 2 United States
York Larese G 6-4 190 0 North Carolina 1960 Rnd 6 Pick 6 United States
Ted Luckenbill F 6-6 205 0 Houston 1961 Rnd 2 Pick 6 United States
Bob McNeill G 6-1 186 1 Saint Joseph's 1960 Rnd 3 Pick 3 United States
Tom Meschery F 6-6 215 0 Saint Mary's 1961 Rnd 1 Pick 7 China
Frank Radovich FC 6-8 235 0 Indiana 1960 Rnd 2 Pick 6 United States
Guy Rodgers PG 6-0 185 3 Temple 1958 NBA Draft, Undrafted United States
Joe Ruklick FC 6-9 220 2 Northwestern 1959 Rnd 2 Pick 3 United States

1961-1962 Philadelphia Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters G. Rodgers P. Arizin T. Gola T. Meschery W. Chamberlain
Rotation A. Attles   E. Conlin F. Radovich  
Rotation     T. Luckenbill    
Lim PT   Y. Larese   J. Ruklick  

1961-1962 Eastern Division Standings

RankTeamRecordGB
1Boston Celtics60-20-
2San Francisco Warriors49-3111
3Syracuse Nationals41-3919
4New York Knicks29-5131

1961-1962 Philadelphia Awards & Honors

Player Award / Honor
Wilt Chamberlain All-NBA First Team (1962)
Wilt Chamberlain Eastern All-Star Fan Vote Selection (1962)
Tom Gola Eastern All-Star Coaches Selection (1962)
Paul Arizin Eastern All-Star Coaches Selection (1962)

1961-1962 Philadelphia Season Stat Leaders

Player GP MIN PTS REB AST
Wilt Chamberlain 80 48.5 50.4 25.6 2.4
Paul Arizin 78 35.7 21.9 6.8 2.6
Tom Meschery 80 31.4 12.1 9.1 1.8
Al Attles 75 32.9 11.3 4.7 4.4
Tom Gola 60 41.0 13.7 9.8 4.9
Guy Rodgers 80 33.1 8.2 4.3 8.0
Ed Conlin 70 13.8 4.6 2.2 1.2
York Larese 51 12.7 5.4 1.4 1.7
Ted Luckenbill 67 5.9 2.0 1.6 0.4
Joe Ruklick 46 6.6 2.3 1.9 0.3
Frank Radovich 37 4.7 2.4 1.4 0.1
Bob McNeill 21 10.1 4.1 1.6 2.3

1961-1962 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.

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.

Joe Ruklick was selected as the #3 pick in the Second Round of the 1959 NBA Draft by the Philadelphia Warriors. Joe Ruklick signed a multi-year contract with the Philadelphia Warriors on September 1, 1959.

Acquired via Trade

Wilt Chamberlain was acquired in a trade by the Philadelphia Warriors from the St. Louis Hawks on August 19, 1961.

Ed Conlin was acquired in a trade by the Philadelphia Warriors from the St. Louis Hawks on October 17, 1960.

Tom Gola with the Philadelphia Warriors on September 1, 1960.

Frank Radovich was acquired in a trade by the Philadelphia Warriors from the St. Louis Hawks on August 19, 1961.

Guy Rodgers was acquired in a trade by the Philadelphia Warriors from the St. Louis Hawks on August 19, 1961.

Acquired via Waiver Claim

York Larese was claimed off of the waiver wire by the Philadelphia Warriors from the Chicago Zephyrs on November 29, 1961.