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1972 United States Men's Olympic Basketball

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Record: 8-1, 2nd in Final Standings (Silver Medal)

PS/G: 73.3 (9th of 16) ▪ PA/G: 44.6 (1st of 16)

SRS: 28.01 (1st of 16) ▪ SOS: -0.77 (10th of 16)

Roster

Player Ht Wt Age Birth Date
Mike Bantom 6-8 205 20 December 3, 1951
Jim Brewer 6-9 220 20 December 3, 1951
Tommy Burleson 7-4 225 19 December 24, 1952
Doug Collins 6-6 181 21 July 28, 1951
Kenny Davis 5-11 181 23 September 12, 1948
Jim Forbes 6-8 201 20 July 18, 1952
Tom Henderson 6-2 190 20 January 26, 1952
Bobby Jones 6-8 205 20 December 18, 1951
Dwight Jones 6-8 205 20 February 27, 1952
Kevin Joyce 6-3 190 21 June 27, 1951
Tom McMillen 6-11 209 20 May 26, 1952
Ed Ratleff 6-6 190 22 March 29, 1950

Totals & Per Game

Totals Per Game
Rk Player G MP FG FGA 3P 3PA FT FTA ORB DRB TRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS PTS TRB AST STL BLK TOV
1 Tom Henderson 9 13 83 9.2 1.4
2 Dwight Jones 9 17 83 9.2 1.9
3 Mike Bantom 9 16 69 7.7 1.8
4 Jim Brewer 9 2 68 7.6 0.2
5 Doug Collins 9 11 66 7.3 1.2
6 Tom McMillen 9 5 61 6.8 0.6
7 Ed Ratleff 9 10 58 6.4 1.1
8 Kevin Joyce 9 10 48 5.3 1.1
9 Jim Forbes 9 2 46 5.1 0.2
10 Bobby Jones 8 7 37 4.6 0.9
11 Tommy Burleson 7 7 27 3.9 1.0
12 Kenny Davis 6 4 14 2.3 0.7

Schedule & Results

G Date Round Opponent Tm Opp W L Streak Notes
1 Sun, Aug 27, 1972 Box Score Group A Czechoslovakia W 66 35 1 0 W 1
2 Mon, Aug 28, 1972 Box Score Group A Australia W 81 55 2 0 W 2
3 Tue, Aug 29, 1972 Box Score Group A Cuba W 67 48 3 0 W 3
4 Wed, Aug 30, 1972 Box Score Group A Brazil W 61 54 4 0 W 4
5 Fri, Sep 1, 1972 Box Score Group A Egypt W 96 31 5 0 W 5
6 Sat, Sep 2, 1972 Box Score Group A Spain W 72 56 6 0 W 6
7 Sun, Sep 3, 1972 Box Score Group A Japan W 99 33 7 0 W 7
8 Thu, Sep 7, 1972 Box Score Semi-Finals Italy W 68 38 8 0 W 8
9 Sat, Sep 9, 1972 Box Score Final Round Soviet Union L 50 51 8 1 L 1 Gold Medal Game