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1968-69 Houston Mavericks Roster and Stats

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Record: 23-55, Finished 6th in ABA Western Division (Schedule and Results)
Coach: Slater Martin (3-9), Jim Weaver (20-46)

PTS/G: 111.3 (8th of 11) ▪ Opp PTS/G: 117.0 (8th of 11)
SRS: -4.81 (10th of 11) ▪ Pace: 109.5 (4th of 11)
Off Rtg: 101.0 (10th of 11) ▪ Def Rtg: 106.1 (9th of 11)
Expected W-L: 26-52 (10th of 11)

Arena: Sam Houston Coliseum ▪ Attendance: NA

Game Results

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Roster

No. Player Pos Ht Wt Birth Date Exp College
34 Arthur Becker SF 6-7 205 January 12, 1942 1 Arizona State University
25 Spider Bennett PG 6-3 190 August 4, 1943 R Winston-Salem State University
33 Larry Bunce C 7-0 240 July 29, 1945 1 Utah State University
14 Don Carlos SG 6-5 210 March 3, 1944 R Otterbein College
33 Richard Clark SG 6-4 190 January 5, 1944 1 Eastern Kentucky University
25 Rich Dumas G 6-3 170 R Northeastern State University
15 Bill Gaines G 6-4 185 March 10, 1946 R East Texas State University
24 Tom Hoover C 6-9 230 January 23, 1941 4 Villanova University
24 Tony Jackson SF 6-4 200 November 7, 1942 1 St. John's University
20 Stew Johnson PF 6-8 220 August 19, 1944 1 Murray State University
52 Tom Kondla C 6-8 225 November 30, 1946 R University of Minnesota
21 Steven Kramer SG 6-5 200 January 1, 1945 1 Brigham Young University
35 Leary Lentz SF 6-6 200 February 23, 1945 1 University of Houston
31 Guy Manning SF 6-6 195 February 4, 1944 1 Prairie View A&M University
21 Jerry Pettway SG 6-3 185 February 13, 1944 1 Northwood Institute
15 Willie Porter PF 6-7 205 July 3, 1942 1 Tennessee State University
44 Kendall Rhine C 6-10 230 February 13, 1943 1 Rice University
12 Willie Somerset PG 5-8 170 March 17, 1942 2 Duquesne University
32 Keith Swagerty PF 6-7 235 October 30, 1945 R University of the Pacific
35 Levern Tart SG 6-2 195 June 1, 1942 1 Bradley University
22 Bob Verga SG 6-1 190 September 7, 1945 1 Duke University
12 Hank Whitney PF 6-7 230 April 28, 1939 1 Iowa State University

Team and Opponent Stats

Year/year calculations use per game statistics
G MP FG FGA FG% 3P 3PA 3P% 2P 2PA 2P% FT FTA FT% ORB DRB TRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS
Team 78 18845 3179 7732 .411 129 487 .265 3050 7245 .421 2196 2991 .734 1685 2695 4380 1371 1396 2157 8683
Team/G 241.6 40.8 99.1 .411 1.7 6.2 .265 39.1 92.9 .421 28.2 38.3 .734 21.6 34.6 56.2 17.6 17.9 27.7 111.3
Lg Rank 8 10 2 11 5 4 8 8 6 10 4 5 6 2 6 3 7 4 8 8
Year/Year 0.0% 2.7% 0.0% +0.011 15.2% 25.2% -0.023 2.3% -1.3% +0.015 23.8% 17.9% +0.035 4.1% 16.7% 27.7% 13.2% 7.5%
Opponent 78 18845 3355 7567 .443 106 406 .261 3249 7161 .454 2311 3116 .742 4518 1510 1473 2097 9127
Opponent/G 241.6 43.0 97.0 .443 1.4 5.2 .261 41.7 91.8 .454 29.6 39.9 .742 57.9 19.4 18.9 26.9 117.0
Lg Rank 8 8 7 9 2 3 1 9 7 9 10 10 11 11 9 8 6 8
Year/Year 0.0% 7.6% 4.2% +0.014 1.0% 18.0% -0.044 7.8% 3.5% +0.018 11.9% 11.4% +0.003 1.6% 20.6% 6.2% 14.0% 8.6%

Year-by-year: Team Stats Totals / Team Stats Per Game / Opponent Stats Totals / Opponent Stats Per Game

Team Miscellaneous

Offense Four Factors Defense Four Factors
PW PL MOV SOS SRS ORtg DRtg Pace FTr 3PAr eFG% TOV% ORB% FT/FGA eFG% TOV% DRB% FT/FGA Arena Attendance
Team 26 52 -5.69 0.89 -4.81 101.0 106.1 109.5 .387 .063 .419 13.4 .284 .450 14.1 .305 Sam Houston Coliseum
Lg Rank 10 10 10 1 10 11 8 4 6 4 11 3 6 7 7 10

Totals

Rk Player Age G GS MP FG FGA FG% 3P 3PA 3P% 2P 2PA 2P% FT FTA FT% ORB DRB TRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS
1 Keith Swagerty 23 77 2447 362 883 .410 0 5 .000 362 878 .412 256 421 .608 326 496 822 92 112 238 980
2 Arthur Becker 27 78 2429 423 888 .476 0 3 .000 423 885 .478 200 240 .833 175 422 597 103 156 304 1046
3 Stew Johnson 24 69 2279 588 1372 .429 62 175 .354 526 1197 .439 183 236 .775 186 374 560 133 163 154 1421
4 Kendall Rhine 25 73 2116 255 629 .405 0 1 .000 255 628 .406 149 265 .562 307 497 804 150 119 321 659
5 Willie Somerset 26 43 1793 337 853 .395 17 75 .227 320 778 .411 320 383 .836 79 118 197 174 123 158 1011
6 Don Carlos 24 56 1527 207 505 .410 0 3 .000 207 502 .412 214 283 .756 122 157 279 159 140 231 628
7 Tony Jackson 26 60 1423 210 583 .360 32 145 .221 178 438 .406 298 336 .887 99 138 237 138 151 143 750
8 Bob Verga 23 33 1133 293 656 .447 13 47 .277 280 609 .460 215 282 .762 89 55 144 136 119 116 814
9 Richard Clark 25 32 723 64 222 .288 1 8 .125 63 214 .294 89 124 .718 30 58 88 68 73 99 218
10 Steven Kramer 24 23 701 113 281 .402 0 1 .000 113 280 .404 95 117 .812 47 38 85 112 69 96 321
11 Leary Lentz 23 44 687 87 208 .418 0 1 .000 87 207 .420 43 74 .581 68 96 164 22 29 57 217
12 Tom Kondla 22 40 342 57 143 .399 0 1 .000 57 142 .401 20 43 .465 45 79 124 13 23 53 134
13 Jerry Pettway 24 11 264 37 123 .301 0 5 .000 37 118 .314 5 7 .714 13 16 29 17 16 19 79
14 Hank Whitney 29 18 249 27 81 .333 0 1 .000 27 80 .338 29 48 .604 20 53 73 18 21 54 83
15 Spider Bennett 25 13 170 31 74 .419 4 14 .286 27 60 .450 22 37 .595 18 15 33 15 31 40 88
16 Guy Manning 24 14 167 27 95 .284 0 2 .000 27 93 .290 21 37 .568 21 21 42 2 12 20 75
17 Larry Bunce 23 11 156 14 31 .452 0 0 14 31 .452 10 19 .526 21 26 47 2 9 22 38
18 Levern Tart 26 6 138 28 63 .444 0 0 28 63 .444 18 29 .621 7 9 16 12 19 16 74
19 Tom Hoover 28 4 80 14 28 .500 0 0 14 28 .500 5 6 .833 8 22 30 5 8 15 33
20 Willie Porter 26 2 11 3 7 .429 0 0 3 7 .429 4 4 1.000 3 4 7 0 1 0 10
21 Rich Dumas 1 5 1 5 .200 0 0 1 5 .200 0 0 0 1 1 0 1 1 2
22 Bill Gaines 22 1 5 1 2 .500 0 0 1 2 .500 0 0 1 0 1 0 1 0 2

Per Game

Rk Player Age G GS MP FG FGA FG% 3P 3PA 3P% 2P 2PA 2P% FT FTA FT% ORB DRB TRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS
1 Willie Somerset 26 43 41.7 7.8 19.8 .395 0.4 1.7 .227 7.4 18.1 .411 7.4 8.9 .836 1.8 2.7 4.6 4.0 2.9 3.7 23.5
2 Bob Verga 23 33 34.3 8.9 19.9 .447 0.4 1.4 .277 8.5 18.5 .460 6.5 8.5 .762 2.7 1.7 4.4 4.1 3.6 3.5 24.7
3 Stew Johnson 24 69 33.0 8.5 19.9 .429 0.9 2.5 .354 7.6 17.3 .439 2.7 3.4 .775 2.7 5.4 8.1 1.9 2.4 2.2 20.6
4 Keith Swagerty 23 77 31.8 4.7 11.5 .410 0.0 0.1 .000 4.7 11.4 .412 3.3 5.5 .608 4.2 6.4 10.7 1.2 1.5 3.1 12.7
5 Arthur Becker 27 78 31.1 5.4 11.4 .476 0.0 0.0 .000 5.4 11.3 .478 2.6 3.1 .833 2.2 5.4 7.7 1.3 2.0 3.9 13.4
6 Steven Kramer 24 23 30.5 4.9 12.2 .402 0.0 0.0 .000 4.9 12.2 .404 4.1 5.1 .812 2.0 1.7 3.7 4.9 3.0 4.2 14.0
7 Kendall Rhine 25 73 29.0 3.5 8.6 .405 0.0 0.0 .000 3.5 8.6 .406 2.0 3.6 .562 4.2 6.8 11.0 2.1 1.6 4.4 9.0
8 Don Carlos 24 56 27.3 3.7 9.0 .410 0.0 0.1 .000 3.7 9.0 .412 3.8 5.1 .756 2.2 2.8 5.0 2.8 2.5 4.1 11.2
9 Jerry Pettway 24 11 24.0 3.4 11.2 .301 0.0 0.5 .000 3.4 10.7 .314 0.5 0.6 .714 1.2 1.5 2.6 1.5 1.5 1.7 7.2
10 Tony Jackson 26 60 23.7 3.5 9.7 .360 0.5 2.4 .221 3.0 7.3 .406 5.0 5.6 .887 1.7 2.3 4.0 2.3 2.5 2.4 12.5
11 Levern Tart 26 6 23.0 4.7 10.5 .444 0.0 0.0 4.7 10.5 .444 3.0 4.8 .621 1.2 1.5 2.7 2.0 3.2 2.7 12.3
12 Richard Clark 25 32 22.6 2.0 6.9 .288 0.0 0.3 .125 2.0 6.7 .294 2.8 3.9 .718 0.9 1.8 2.8 2.1 2.3 3.1 6.8
13 Tom Hoover 28 4 20.0 3.5 7.0 .500 0.0 0.0 3.5 7.0 .500 1.3 1.5 .833 2.0 5.5 7.5 1.3 2.0 3.8 8.3
14 Leary Lentz 23 44 15.6 2.0 4.7 .418 0.0 0.0 .000 2.0 4.7 .420 1.0 1.7 .581 1.5 2.2 3.7 0.5 0.7 1.3 4.9
15 Larry Bunce 23 11 14.2 1.3 2.8 .452 0.0 0.0 1.3 2.8 .452 0.9 1.7 .526 1.9 2.4 4.3 0.2 0.8 2.0 3.5
16 Hank Whitney 29 18 13.8 1.5 4.5 .333 0.0 0.1 .000 1.5 4.4 .338 1.6 2.7 .604 1.1 2.9 4.1 1.0 1.2 3.0 4.6
17 Spider Bennett 25 13 13.1 2.4 5.7 .419 0.3 1.1 .286 2.1 4.6 .450 1.7 2.8 .595 1.4 1.2 2.5 1.2 2.4 3.1 6.8
18 Guy Manning 24 14 11.9 1.9 6.8 .284 0.0 0.1 .000 1.9 6.6 .290 1.5 2.6 .568 1.5 1.5 3.0 0.1 0.9 1.4 5.4
19 Tom Kondla 22 40 8.6 1.4 3.6 .399 0.0 0.0 .000 1.4 3.6 .401 0.5 1.1 .465 1.1 2.0 3.1 0.3 0.6 1.3 3.4
20 Willie Porter 26 2 5.5 1.5 3.5 .429 0.0 0.0 1.5 3.5 .429 2.0 2.0 1.000 1.5 2.0 3.5 0.0 0.5 0.0 5.0
21 Bill Gaines 22 1 5.0 1.0 2.0 .500 0.0 0.0 1.0 2.0 .500 0.0 0.0 1.0 0.0 1.0 0.0 1.0 0.0 2.0
22 Rich Dumas 1 5.0 1.0 5.0 .200 0.0 0.0 1.0 5.0 .200 0.0 0.0 0.0 1.0 1.0 0.0 1.0 1.0 2.0

Per 36 Minutes

Rk Player Age G GS MP FG FGA FG% 3P 3PA 3P% 2P 2PA 2P% FT FTA FT% ORB DRB TRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS
1 Keith Swagerty 23 77 2447 5.3 13.0 .410 0.0 0.1 .000 5.3 12.9 .412 3.8 6.2 .608 4.8 7.3 12.1 1.4 1.6 3.5 14.4
2 Arthur Becker 27 78 2429 6.3 13.2 .476 0.0 0.0 .000 6.3 13.1 .478 3.0 3.6 .833 2.6 6.3 8.8 1.5 2.3 4.5 15.5
3 Stew Johnson 24 69 2279 9.3 21.7 .429 1.0 2.8 .354 8.3 18.9 .439 2.9 3.7 .775 2.9 5.9 8.8 2.1 2.6 2.4 22.4
4 Kendall Rhine 25 73 2116 4.3 10.7 .405 0.0 0.0 .000 4.3 10.7 .406 2.5 4.5 .562 5.2 8.5 13.7 2.6 2.0 5.5 11.2
5 Willie Somerset 26 43 1793 6.8 17.1 .395 0.3 1.5 .227 6.4 15.6 .411 6.4 7.7 .836 1.6 2.4 4.0 3.5 2.5 3.2 20.3
6 Don Carlos 24 56 1527 4.9 11.9 .410 0.0 0.1 .000 4.9 11.8 .412 5.0 6.7 .756 2.9 3.7 6.6 3.7 3.3 5.4 14.8
7 Tony Jackson 26 60 1423 5.3 14.7 .360 0.8 3.7 .221 4.5 11.1 .406 7.5 8.5 .887 2.5 3.5 6.0 3.5 3.8 3.6 19.0
8 Bob Verga 23 33 1133 9.3 20.8 .447 0.4 1.5 .277 8.9 19.4 .460 6.8 9.0 .762 2.8 1.7 4.6 4.3 3.8 3.7 25.9
9 Richard Clark 25 32 723 3.2 11.1 .288 0.0 0.4 .125 3.1 10.7 .294 4.4 6.2 .718 1.5 2.9 4.4 3.4 3.6 4.9 10.9
10 Steven Kramer 24 23 701 5.8 14.4 .402 0.0 0.1 .000 5.8 14.4 .404 4.9 6.0 .812 2.4 2.0 4.4 5.8 3.5 4.9 16.5
11 Leary Lentz 23 44 687 4.6 10.9 .418 0.0 0.1 .000 4.6 10.8 .420 2.3 3.9 .581 3.6 5.0 8.6 1.2 1.5 3.0 11.4
12 Tom Kondla 22 40 342 6.0 15.1 .399 0.0 0.1 .000 6.0 14.9 .401 2.1 4.5 .465 4.7 8.3 13.1 1.4 2.4 5.6 14.1
13 Jerry Pettway 24 11 264 5.0 16.8 .301 0.0 0.7 .000 5.0 16.1 .314 0.7 1.0 .714 1.8 2.2 4.0 2.3 2.2 2.6 10.8
14 Hank Whitney 29 18 249 3.9 11.7 .333 0.0 0.1 .000 3.9 11.6 .338 4.2 6.9 .604 2.9 7.7 10.6 2.6 3.0 7.8 12.0
15 Spider Bennett 25 13 170 6.6 15.7 .419 0.8 3.0 .286 5.7 12.7 .450 4.7 7.8 .595 3.8 3.2 7.0 3.2 6.6 8.5 18.6
16 Guy Manning 24 14 167 5.8 20.5 .284 0.0 0.4 .000 5.8 20.0 .290 4.5 8.0 .568 4.5 4.5 9.1 0.4 2.6 4.3 16.2
17 Larry Bunce 23 11 156 3.2 7.2 .452 0.0 0.0 3.2 7.2 .452 2.3 4.4 .526 4.8 6.0 10.8 0.5 2.1 5.1 8.8
18 Levern Tart 26 6 138 7.3 16.4 .444 0.0 0.0 7.3 16.4 .444 4.7 7.6 .621 1.8 2.3 4.2 3.1 5.0 4.2 19.3
19 Tom Hoover 28 4 80 6.3 12.6 .500 0.0 0.0 6.3 12.6 .500 2.3 2.7 .833 3.6 9.9 13.5 2.3 3.6 6.8 14.9
20 Willie Porter 26 2 11 9.8 22.9 .429 0.0 0.0 9.8 22.9 .429 13.1 13.1 1.000 9.8 13.1 22.9 0.0 3.3 0.0 32.7
21 Rich Dumas 1 5 7.2 36.0 .200 0.0 0.0 7.2 36.0 .200 0.0 0.0 0.0 7.2 7.2 0.0 7.2 7.2 14.4
22 Bill Gaines 22 1 5 7.2 14.4 .500 0.0 0.0 7.2 14.4 .500 0.0 0.0 7.2 0.0 7.2 0.0 7.2 0.0 14.4

Per 100 Poss

Per possession stats available as of 1973-74 season
Rk Player Age G GS MP FG FGA FG% 3P 3PA 3P% 2P 2PA 2P% FT FTA FT% ORB DRB TRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS
1 Keith Swagerty 23 77 2447 .410 .000 .412 .608
2 Arthur Becker 27 78 2429 .476 .000 .478 .833
3 Stew Johnson 24 69 2279 .429 .354 .439 .775
4 Kendall Rhine 25 73 2116 .405 .000 .406 .562
5 Willie Somerset 26 43 1793 .395 .227 .411 .836
6 Don Carlos 24 56 1527 .410 .000 .412 .756
7 Tony Jackson 26 60 1423 .360 .221 .406 .887
8 Bob Verga 23 33 1133 .447 .277 .460 .762
9 Richard Clark 25 32 723 .288 .125 .294 .718
10 Steven Kramer 24 23 701 .402 .000 .404 .812
11 Leary Lentz 23 44 687 .418 .000 .420 .581
12 Tom Kondla 22 40 342 .399 .000 .401 .465
13 Jerry Pettway 24 11 264 .301 .000 .314 .714
14 Hank Whitney 29 18 249 .333 .000 .338 .604
15 Spider Bennett 25 13 170 .419 .286 .450 .595
16 Guy Manning 24 14 167 .284 .000 .290 .568
17 Larry Bunce 23 11 156 .452 .452 .526
18 Levern Tart 26 6 138 .444 .444 .621
19 Tom Hoover 28 4 80 .500 .500 .833
20 Willie Porter 26 2 11 .429 .429 1.000
21 Rich Dumas 1 5 .200 .200
22 Bill Gaines 22 1 5 .500 .500

Advanced

Rk Player Age G MP PER TS% eFG% FTr 3PAr ORB% DRB% TRB% AST% STL% BLK% TOV% USG% ORtg DRtg OWS DWS WS WS/48
1 Keith Swagerty 23 77 2447 15.2 .459 .410 .477 .006 14.2 5.4 9.5 17.4 -0.2 2.5 2.3 .045
2 Arthur Becker 27 78 2429 14.2 .526 .476 .270 .003 10.4 6.3 13.6 17.1 3.3 2.1 5.4 .107
3 Stew Johnson 24 69 2279 19.4 .481 .451 .172 .128 10.4 10.0 9.9 26.0 1.4 2.1 3.5 .074
4 Kendall Rhine 25 73 2116 13.0 .442 .405 .421 .002 16.1 9.8 13.8 14.7 -0.7 2.6 1.9 .043
5 Willie Somerset 26 43 1793 16.5 .495 .405 .449 .088 4.7 14.8 10.7 23.0 1.8 1.4 3.2 .085
6 Don Carlos 24 56 1527 11.9 .499 .410 .560 .006 7.7 14.7 18.2 18.2 1.3 1.4 2.7 .086
7 Tony Jackson 26 60 1423 15.2 .513 .388 .576 .249 7.1 13.9 17.1 22.4 2.0 1.3 3.3 .110
8 Bob Verga 23 33 1133 21.4 .522 .457 .430 .072 5.4 20.5 13.2 28.6 2.5 1.0 3.5 .146
9 Richard Clark 25 32 723 3.8 .394 .291 .559 .036 5.2 12.5 20.9 17.4 -0.9 0.6 -0.4 -0.024
10 Steven Kramer 24 23 701 13.3 .483 .402 .416 .004 5.1 23.4 17.2 20.7 0.4 0.7 1.1 .077
11 Leary Lentz 23 44 687 10.9 .451 .418 .356 .005 10.1 4.5 10.8 14.2 -0.2 0.6 0.4 .029
12 Tom Kondla 22 40 342 11.6 .414 .399 .301 .007 15.4 5.6 12.4 19.5 -0.4 0.4 0.0 -0.006
13 Jerry Pettway 24 11 264 2.9 .313 .301 .057 .041 4.7 9.2 11.3 19.4 -1.0 0.2 -0.8 -0.145
14 Hank Whitney 29 18 249 7.1 .406 .333 .593 .012 12.4 9.8 17.1 17.8 -0.3 0.3 0.0 -0.004
15 Spider Bennett 25 13 170 7.7 .487 .446 .500 .189 8.2 13.3 25.6 25.7 0.1 0.2 0.3 .079
16 Guy Manning 24 14 167 6.1 .337 .284 .389 .021 10.7 1.8 9.7 26.6 -0.7 0.1 -0.6 -0.173
17 Larry Bunce 23 11 156 8.6 .483 .452 .613 .000 12.8 1.7 18.6 11.2 0.0 0.1 0.2 .055
18 Levern Tart 26 6 138 11.0 .488 .444 .460 .000 4.9 13.6 20.1 24.8 0.1 0.1 0.2 .073
19 Tom Hoover 28 4 80 14.3 .539 .500 .214 .000 15.9 9.3 20.7 17.4 0.1 0.1 0.2 .131
20 Willie Porter 26 2 11 41.2 .571 .429 .571 .000 27.0 0.0 10.2 32.0 0.0 0.0 0.1 .285
21 Rich Dumas 1 5 -19.4 .200 .200 .000 .000 8.5 0.0 16.7 43.3 -0.1 0.0 -0.1 -0.629
22 Bill Gaines 22 1 5 7.6 .500 .500 .000 .000 8.5 0.0 33.3 21.7 0.0 0.0 0.0 .065