San Antonio Spurs Regular Season Rosters

1980-1981 San Antonio Spurs Regular Season Roster

Jersey Player Pos HT WT YOS Pre-Draft Team Draft Status Nationality
10 Ron Brewer G 6-4 180 2 Arkansas 1978 Rnd 1 Pick 7 United States
  Dave Corzine C 6-11 250 2 DePaul 1978 Rnd 1 Pick 18 United States
  Mike Gale G 6-4 185 4 Elizabeth City State 1971 Rnd 3 Pick 12 United States
  Gus Gerard GF 6-8 200 4 Virginia 1975 Rnd 3 Pick 14 United States
44 George Gervin GF 6-7 180 4 Eastern Michigan 1974 Rnd 3 Pick 4 United States
  Paul Griffin FC 6-9 205 4 Western Michigan 1976 Rnd 5 Pick 6 United States
  George Johnson FC 6-11 205 9 Dillard 1970 Rnd 5 Pick 11 United States
  Reggie Johnson F 6-9 205 0 Tennessee 1980 Rnd 1 Pick 15 United States
00 Johnny Moore G 6-1 175 1 Texas 1979 Rnd 2 Pick 21 United States
  Kenny Natt G 6-3 185 0 Louisiana-Monroe 1980 Rnd 2 Pick 7 United States
  Mark Olberding PF 6-8 225 4 Minnesota 1975 NBA Draft, Undrafted United States
  Kevin Restani FC 6-9 225 6 San Francisco 1974 Rnd 3 Pick 3 United States
  John Shumate FC 6-9 235 6 Notre Dame 1974 Rnd 1 Pick 4 United States
  James Silas PG 6-1 180 5 Stephen F. Austin 1972 Rnd 5 Pick 7 United States
  Michael Wiley PF 6-9 200 0 Long Beach State 1980 Rnd 2 Pick 16 United States

1980-1981 San Antonio Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters G. Gervin R. Johnson G. Johnson M. Olberding P. Griffin
Rotation J. Silas J. Moore   K. Restani D. Corzine
Lim PT   R. Brewer   M. Wiley  

1980-1981 Midwest Division Standings

RankTeamRecordGB
1San Antonio Spurs52-30-
2Houston Rockets40-4212
3Kansas City Kings40-4212
4Denver Nuggets37-4515
5Utah Jazz28-5424
6Dallas Mavericks15-6737

1980-1981 San Antonio Awards & Honors

Player Award / Honor
George Gervin All-NBA First Team (1981)
George Johnson All-NBA Defensive Second Team (1981)
George Gervin Western All-Star Fan Vote Selection (1981)

1980-1981 San Antonio Season Stat Leaders

Player GP MIN PTS REB AST STL BLK TOV
George Gervin 82 33.7 27.1 5.1 3.2 1.1 0.7 3.1
James Silas 75 27.4 17.7 3.1 3.8 0.7 0.2 2.1
Mark Olberding 82 29.4 12.3 5.7 3.4 0.9 0.4 2.5
Dave Corzine 82 23.9 10.5 7.8 1.4 0.5 1.2 1.6
Reggie Johnson 79 21.7 10.2 4.5 1.0 0.6 0.6 1.6
Johnny Moore 82 19.2 7.4 2.4 4.5 1.5 0.3 1.9
Paul Griffin 82 23.5 6.1 6.2 3.0 0.9 0.5 1.6
Kevin Restani 64 15.6 7.0 2.7 1.3 0.2 0.2 1.1
Ron Brewer 46 19.7 9.2 1.2 2.0 0.6 0.5 1.2
George Johnson 82 23.6 5.0 7.3 1.1 0.6 3.4 1.3
Mike Gale 35 18.2 5.5 1.5 2.8 1.6 0.1 1.1
Michael Wiley 33 8.2 5.7 1.9 0.3 0.2 0.2 0.8
John Shumate 22 23.6 7.5 4.0 1.1 1.0 0.4 1.9
Gus Gerard 11 11.7 4.7 3.5 0.8 0.6 0.3 0.7

1980-1981 San Antonio Spurs Roster Composition

Selected via Draft

George Gervin was selected as the #4 pick in the 3 Round of the 1974 NBA Draft by the Phoenix Suns. George Gervin signed a multi-year contract with the San Antonio Spurs on August 5, 1976. George Gervin re-signed to a multi-year contract as a free agent with the San Antonio Spurs on September 23, 1978.

Reggie Johnson was selected as the #15 pick in the First Round of the 1980 NBA Draft by the San Antonio Spurs. Reggie Johnson signed a multi-year contract with the San Antonio Spurs on September 1, 1980.

Michael Wiley was selected as the #16 pick in the Second Round of the 1980 NBA Draft by the San Antonio Spurs. Michael Wiley signed a multi-year contract with the San Antonio Spurs on July 15, 1980.

Acquired via Trade

Ron Brewer was acquired in a trade by the San Antonio Spurs from the Portland Trail Blazers on December 19, 1980.

Dave Corzine was acquired in a trade by the San Antonio Spurs from the Washington Wizards on September 26, 1980.

Paul Griffin was acquired in a trade by the San Antonio Spurs from the Utah Jazz on July 20, 1979.

Kevin Restani was acquired in a trade by the San Antonio Spurs from the Milwaukee Bucks on August 31, 1979.

Acquired via Free Agency

George Johnson signed a multi-year contract as a free agent with the San Antonio Spurs on August 15, 1980.

Johnny Moore signed a contract with the San Antonio Spurs on March 9, 1980. Johnny Moore re-signed to a multi-year contract as a free agent with the San Antonio Spurs on June 18, 1980.

Mark Olberding signed a multi-year contract with the San Antonio Spurs on August 5, 1976. Mark Olberding re-signed to a multi-year contract as a free agent with the San Antonio Spurs on September 1, 1980.

James Silas signed a multi-year contract as a free agent with the San Antonio Spurs on August 5, 1976.

1980-1981 San Antonio Spurs Front Office

Staff Member Position Start Season Previous Job
Angelo Drossos Owner 1973-1974 N/A
Stan Albeck Head Coach 1980-1981 Head Coach (Cleveland Cavaliers, 1979 to 1980)
Mo McHone Assistant Coach 1980-1981 Assistant Coach (Cleveland Cavaliers, 1979 to 1980)
Bob Bass General Manager 1979-1980 Head Coach (San Antonio Spurs, 1974 to 1976)
Lawrence Payne Executive VP 1976-1977 N/A