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1976-77 Indiana Pacers Roster and Stats

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Record: 36-46, Finished 5th in NBA Midwest Division (Schedule and Results)
Coach: Slick Leonard (36-46)

PTS/G: 106.8 (11th of 22) ▪ Opp PTS/G: 108.6 (17th of 22)
SRS: -1.68 (16th of 22) ▪ Pace: 107.1 (12th of 22)
Off Rtg: 99.3 (13th of 22) ▪ Def Rtg: 101.0 (16th of 22)
Expected W-L: 36-46 (16th of 22)

Arena: Market Square Arena ▪ Attendance: NA

Game Results

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Roster

No. Player Pos Ht Wt Birth Date Exp College
21-23 Jerome Anderson SG 6-5 195 October 9, 1953 1 West Virginia University
9 Mel Bennett PF 6-7 200 January 4, 1955 1 University of Pittsburgh
10 Don Buse PG 6-4 190 August 10, 1950 4 University of Evansville
41 Len Elmore C 6-9 220 March 28, 1952 2 University of Maryland
15 Darrell Elston SG 6-4 190 August 15, 1952 1 University of North Carolina
44 Mike Flynn SG 6-2 180 July 31, 1953 1 University of Kentucky
24 Steve Green SF 6-7 220 October 4, 1953 1 Indiana University
45 Rudy Hackett PF 6-9 210 May 10, 1953 1 Syracuse University
20 Darnell Hillman C 6-9 215 August 29, 1949 5 San Jose State University
22 Wil Jones PF 6-8 205 February 27, 1947 7 Albany State University
25 Billy Knight SF 6-6 195 June 9, 1952 2 University of Pittsburgh
1 Freddie Lewis PG 6-0 175 July 1, 1943 10 Arizona State University
34 Clyde Mayes PF 6-8 225 March 17, 1953 1 Furman University
40 Dave Robisch C 6-10 235 December 22, 1949 5 University of Kansas
32 Dan Roundfield PF 6-8 205 May 26, 1953 1 Central Michigan University
23 John Williamson SG 6-2 185 November 10, 1951 3 New Mexico 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 82 19755 3522 7840 .449 3522 7840 .449 1714 2297 .746 1409 2584 3993 2009 924 458 1609 2030 8758
Team/G 240.9 43.0 95.6 .449 43.0 95.6 .449 20.9 28.0 .746 17.2 31.5 48.7 24.5 11.3 5.6 19.6 24.8 106.8
Lg Rank 12 11 1 19 11 1 19 8 9 14 1 14 5 7 3 8 6 8 11
Year/Year -0.5% -3.4% -5.8% +0.011 3.5% 3.6% -0.000 0.9% 4.4% -0.026 -10.5% -3.4% -6.0% -1.4% 0.6% 2.2% 13.5% 5.0% -5.2%
Opponent 82 19755 3599 7629 .472 3599 7629 .472 1705 2252 .757 1378 2770 4148 2097 715 466 1792 2043 8903
Opponent/G 240.9 43.9 93.0 .472 43.9 93.0 .472 20.8 27.5 .757 16.8 33.8 50.6 25.6 8.7 5.7 21.9 24.9 108.6
Lg Rank 12 19 13 16 19 13 16 10 9 18 21 20 22 18 4 18 6 11 17
Year/Year -0.5% -4.7% -3.9% -0.004 -3.1% -1.2% -0.010 4.0% 7.0% -0.022 -6.0% -8.6% -7.7% 0.4% -1.6% -3.4% 5.5% 1.6% -3.8%

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 36 46 -1.77 0.09 -1.68 99.3 101.0 107.1 .293 .449 15.4 33.7 .219 .472 17.2 65.2 .223 Market Square Arena
Lg Rank 16 16 16 7 16 13 16 12 12 19 4 5 13 16 7 22 10

Totals

Rk Player Age G GS MP FG FGA FG% 3P 3PA 3P% 2P 2PA 2P% eFG% FT FTA FT% ORB DRB TRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS
1 Billy Knight 24 78 3117 831 1687 .493 831 1687 .493 .493 413 506 .816 223 359 582 260 117 19 197 2075
2 Don Buse 26 81 2947 266 639 .416 266 639 .416 .416 114 145 .786 66 204 270 685 281 16 129 646
3 Wil Jones 29 80 2709 438 1019 .430 438 1019 .430 .430 166 223 .744 218 386 604 189 102 80 305 1042
4 Darnell Hillman 27 82 2302 359 811 .443 359 811 .443 .443 161 244 .660 228 465 693 166 95 106 353 879
5 Dave Robisch 27 80 1966 369 811 .455 369 811 .455 .455 213 256 .832 171 383 554 158 55 37 169 951
6 Dan Roundfield 23 61 1645 342 734 .466 342 734 .466 .466 164 239 .686 179 339 518 69 61 131 243 848
7 Mike Flynn 23 73 1324 250 573 .436 250 573 .436 .436 101 142 .711 76 111 187 179 57 6 106 601
8 John Williamson 25 30 1055 261 544 .480 261 544 .480 .480 98 125 .784 18 56 74 111 48 7 103 620
9 Steve Green 23 70 918 183 424 .432 183 424 .432 .432 84 113 .743 79 98 177 46 46 12 157 450
10 Mel Bennett 22 67 911 101 294 .344 101 294 .344 .344 112 187 .599 110 127 237 70 37 33 155 314
11 Freddie Lewis 33 32 552 81 199 .407 81 199 .407 .407 62 77 .805 17 30 47 56 18 2 58 224
12 Jerome Anderson 23 27 164 26 59 .441 26 59 .441 .441 14 20 .700 9 3 12 10 6 2 26 66
13 Len Elmore 24 6 46 7 17 .412 7 17 .412 .412 4 5 .800 7 8 15 2 0 4 11 18
14 Darrell Elston 24 5 40 2 14 .143 2 14 .143 .143 1 2 .500 1 5 6 2 1 0 6 5
15 Rudy Hackett 23 5 38 3 8 .375 3 8 .375 .375 6 9 .667 3 7 10 3 0 1 7 12
16 Clyde Mayes 23 2 21 3 7 .429 3 7 .429 .429 1 4 .250 4 3 7 3 0 2 5 7

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 Billy Knight 24 78 40.0 10.7 21.6 .493 10.7 21.6 .493 5.3 6.5 .816 2.9 4.6 7.5 3.3 1.5 0.2 2.5 26.6
2 Don Buse 26 81 36.4 3.3 7.9 .416 3.3 7.9 .416 1.4 1.8 .786 0.8 2.5 3.3 8.5 3.5 0.2 1.6 8.0
3 John Williamson 25 30 35.2 8.7 18.1 .480 8.7 18.1 .480 3.3 4.2 .784 0.6 1.9 2.5 3.7 1.6 0.2 3.4 20.7
4 Wil Jones 29 80 33.9 5.5 12.7 .430 5.5 12.7 .430 2.1 2.8 .744 2.7 4.8 7.6 2.4 1.3 1.0 3.8 13.0
5 Darnell Hillman 27 82 28.1 4.4 9.9 .443 4.4 9.9 .443 2.0 3.0 .660 2.8 5.7 8.5 2.0 1.2 1.3 4.3 10.7
6 Dan Roundfield 23 61 27.0 5.6 12.0 .466 5.6 12.0 .466 2.7 3.9 .686 2.9 5.6 8.5 1.1 1.0 2.1 4.0 13.9
7 Dave Robisch 27 80 24.6 4.6 10.1 .455 4.6 10.1 .455 2.7 3.2 .832 2.1 4.8 6.9 2.0 0.7 0.5 2.1 11.9
8 Mike Flynn 23 73 18.1 3.4 7.8 .436 3.4 7.8 .436 1.4 1.9 .711 1.0 1.5 2.6 2.5 0.8 0.1 1.5 8.2
9 Freddie Lewis 33 32 17.3 2.5 6.2 .407 2.5 6.2 .407 1.9 2.4 .805 0.5 0.9 1.5 1.8 0.6 0.1 1.8 7.0
10 Mel Bennett 22 67 13.6 1.5 4.4 .344 1.5 4.4 .344 1.7 2.8 .599 1.6 1.9 3.5 1.0 0.6 0.5 2.3 4.7
11 Steve Green 23 70 13.1 2.6 6.1 .432 2.6 6.1 .432 1.2 1.6 .743 1.1 1.4 2.5 0.7 0.7 0.2 2.2 6.4
12 Clyde Mayes 23 2 10.5 1.5 3.5 .429 1.5 3.5 .429 0.5 2.0 .250 2.0 1.5 3.5 1.5 0.0 1.0 2.5 3.5
13 Darrell Elston 24 5 8.0 0.4 2.8 .143 0.4 2.8 .143 0.2 0.4 .500 0.2 1.0 1.2 0.4 0.2 0.0 1.2 1.0
14 Len Elmore 24 6 7.7 1.2 2.8 .412 1.2 2.8 .412 0.7 0.8 .800 1.2 1.3 2.5 0.3 0.0 0.7 1.8 3.0
15 Rudy Hackett 23 5 7.6 0.6 1.6 .375 0.6 1.6 .375 1.2 1.8 .667 0.6 1.4 2.0 0.6 0.0 0.2 1.4 2.4
16 Jerome Anderson 23 27 6.1 1.0 2.2 .441 1.0 2.2 .441 0.5 0.7 .700 0.3 0.1 0.4 0.4 0.2 0.1 1.0 2.4

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 Billy Knight 24 78 3117 9.6 19.5 .493 9.6 19.5 .493 4.8 5.8 .816 2.6 4.1 6.7 3.0 1.4 0.2 2.3 24.0
2 Don Buse 26 81 2947 3.2 7.8 .416 3.2 7.8 .416 1.4 1.8 .786 0.8 2.5 3.3 8.4 3.4 0.2 1.6 7.9
3 Wil Jones 29 80 2709 5.8 13.5 .430 5.8 13.5 .430 2.2 3.0 .744 2.9 5.1 8.0 2.5 1.4 1.1 4.1 13.8
4 Darnell Hillman 27 82 2302 5.6 12.7 .443 5.6 12.7 .443 2.5 3.8 .660 3.6 7.3 10.8 2.6 1.5 1.7 5.5 13.7
5 Dave Robisch 27 80 1966 6.8 14.9 .455 6.8 14.9 .455 3.9 4.7 .832 3.1 7.0 10.1 2.9 1.0 0.7 3.1 17.4
6 Dan Roundfield 23 61 1645 7.5 16.1 .466 7.5 16.1 .466 3.6 5.2 .686 3.9 7.4 11.3 1.5 1.3 2.9 5.3 18.6
7 Mike Flynn 23 73 1324 6.8 15.6 .436 6.8 15.6 .436 2.7 3.9 .711 2.1 3.0 5.1 4.9 1.5 0.2 2.9 16.3
8 John Williamson 25 30 1055 8.9 18.6 .480 8.9 18.6 .480 3.3 4.3 .784 0.6 1.9 2.5 3.8 1.6 0.2 3.5 21.2
9 Steve Green 23 70 918 7.2 16.6 .432 7.2 16.6 .432 3.3 4.4 .743 3.1 3.8 6.9 1.8 1.8 0.5 6.2 17.6
10 Mel Bennett 22 67 911 4.0 11.6 .344 4.0 11.6 .344 4.4 7.4 .599 4.3 5.0 9.4 2.8 1.5 1.3 6.1 12.4
11 Freddie Lewis 33 32 552 5.3 13.0 .407 5.3 13.0 .407 4.0 5.0 .805 1.1 2.0 3.1 3.7 1.2 0.1 3.8 14.6
12 Jerome Anderson 23 27 164 5.7 13.0 .441 5.7 13.0 .441 3.1 4.4 .700 2.0 0.7 2.6 2.2 1.3 0.4 5.7 14.5
13 Len Elmore 24 6 46 5.5 13.3 .412 5.5 13.3 .412 3.1 3.9 .800 5.5 6.3 11.7 1.6 0.0 3.1 8.6 14.1
14 Darrell Elston 24 5 40 1.8 12.6 .143 1.8 12.6 .143 0.9 1.8 .500 0.9 4.5 5.4 1.8 0.9 0.0 5.4 4.5
15 Rudy Hackett 23 5 38 2.8 7.6 .375 2.8 7.6 .375 5.7 8.5 .667 2.8 6.6 9.5 2.8 0.0 0.9 6.6 11.4
16 Clyde Mayes 23 2 21 5.1 12.0 .429 5.1 12.0 .429 1.7 6.9 .250 6.9 5.1 12.0 5.1 0.0 3.4 8.6 12.0

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 ORtg DRtg
1 Billy Knight 24 78 3117 11.9 24.3 .493 11.9 24.3 .493 5.9 7.3 .816 3.2 5.2 8.4 3.7 1.7 0.3 2.8 29.8 103
2 Don Buse 26 81 2947 4.0 9.7 .416 4.0 9.7 .416 1.7 2.2 .786 1.0 3.1 4.1 10.4 4.3 0.2 2.0 9.8 99
3 Wil Jones 29 80 2709 7.2 16.9 .430 7.2 16.9 .430 2.7 3.7 .744 3.6 6.4 10.0 3.1 1.7 1.3 5.0 17.2 101
4 Darnell Hillman 27 82 2302 7.0 15.8 .443 7.0 15.8 .443 3.1 4.8 .660 4.4 9.1 13.5 3.2 1.8 2.1 6.9 17.1 98
5 Dave Robisch 27 80 1966 8.4 18.5 .455 8.4 18.5 .455 4.9 5.8 .832 3.9 8.7 12.6 3.6 1.3 0.8 3.9 21.7 101
6 Dan Roundfield 23 61 1645 9.3 20.0 .466 9.3 20.0 .466 4.5 6.5 .686 4.9 9.2 14.1 1.9 1.7 3.6 6.6 23.1 97
7 Mike Flynn 23 73 1324 8.5 19.4 .436 8.5 19.4 .436 3.4 4.8 .711 2.6 3.8 6.3 6.1 1.9 0.2 3.6 20.3 104
8 John Williamson 25 30 1055 11.1 23.1 .480 11.1 23.1 .480 4.2 5.3 .784 0.8 2.4 3.1 4.7 2.0 0.3 4.4 26.3 104
9 Steve Green 23 70 918 8.9 20.7 .432 8.9 20.7 .432 4.1 5.5 .743 3.9 4.8 8.6 2.2 2.2 0.6 7.7 22.0 102
10 Mel Bennett 22 67 911 5.0 14.5 .344 5.0 14.5 .344 5.5 9.2 .599 5.4 6.2 11.7 3.4 1.8 1.6 7.6 15.4 101
11 Freddie Lewis 33 32 552 6.6 16.2 .407 6.6 16.2 .407 5.0 6.3 .805 1.4 2.4 3.8 4.5 1.5 0.2 4.7 18.2 105
12 Jerome Anderson 23 27 164 7.1 16.1 .441 7.1 16.1 .441 3.8 5.5 .700 2.5 0.8 3.3 2.7 1.6 0.5 7.1 18.0 106
13 Len Elmore 24 6 46 6.8 16.6 .412 6.8 16.6 .412 3.9 4.9 .800 6.8 7.8 14.6 1.9 0.0 3.9 10.7 17.5 101
14 Darrell Elston 24 5 40 2.2 15.7 .143 2.2 15.7 .143 1.1 2.2 .500 1.1 5.6 6.7 2.2 1.1 0.0 6.7 5.6 104
15 Rudy Hackett 23 5 38 3.5 9.4 .375 3.5 9.4 .375 7.1 10.6 .667 3.5 8.3 11.8 3.5 0.0 1.2 8.3 14.2 103
16 Clyde Mayes 23 2 21 6.4 14.9 .429 6.4 14.9 .429 2.1 8.5 .250 8.5 6.4 14.9 6.4 0.0 4.3 10.7 14.9 102

Advanced

Rk Player Age G MP PER TS% 3PAr FTr ORB% DRB% TRB% AST% STL% BLK% TOV% USG% OWS DWS WS WS/48 OBPM DBPM BPM VORP
1 Billy Knight 24 78 3117 20.1 .543 .300 6.8 11.5 9.1 13.4 1.7 0.3 8.8 1.9 10.7 .164 4.0 -1.3 2.7 3.7
2 Don Buse 26 81 2947 14.1 .460 .227 2.1 6.9 4.4 29.0 4.3 0.3 1.5 3.1 4.7 .076 -0.8 1.2 0.4 1.8
3 Wil Jones 29 80 2709 12.7 .466 .219 7.6 14.2 10.8 9.6 1.7 1.5 1.5 2.3 3.7 .066 -1.2 0.5 -0.7 0.9
4 Darnell Hillman 27 82 2302 14.1 .479 .301 9.4 20.1 14.6 9.8 1.8 2.4 1.0 2.8 3.8 .079 -1.0 1.0 0.1 1.2
5 Dave Robisch 27 80 1966 16.5 .515 .316 8.2 19.4 13.7 11.4 1.3 1.0 3.2 1.8 5.0 .122 0.3 -0.7 -0.4 0.8
6 Dan Roundfield 23 61 1645 17.6 .505 .326 10.3 20.6 15.3 6.1 1.7 4.1 1.7 2.2 3.9 .115 -0.6 0.2 -0.3 0.7
7 Mike Flynn 23 73 1324 14.5 .473 .248 5.4 8.4 6.9 19.2 1.9 0.2 1.0 0.7 1.7 .062 -0.1 -1.7 -1.9 0.0
8 John Williamson 25 30 1055 16.0 .518 .230 1.6 5.3 3.4 16.3 2.0 0.3 1.6 0.5 2.1 .095 1.0 -2.3 -1.3 0.2
9 Steve Green 23 70 918 13.3 .475 .267 8.1 10.6 9.4 7.2 2.2 0.7 0.4 0.7 1.1 .055 -1.6 -2.0 -3.6 -0.4
10 Mel Bennett 22 67 911 11.5 .417 .636 11.4 13.9 12.6 9.8 1.8 1.9 -0.7 0.8 0.1 .005 -2.4 -0.4 -2.8 -0.2
11 Freddie Lewis 33 32 552 11.3 .481 .387 2.9 5.4 4.1 13.6 1.5 0.2 0.4 0.2 0.5 .047 -2.2 -2.5 -4.6 -0.4
12 Jerome Anderson 23 27 164 10.1 .487 .339 5.2 1.8 3.6 8.3 1.6 0.6 0.1 0.0 0.1 .027 -2.6 -2.8 -5.5 -0.1
13 Len Elmore 24 6 46 12.8 .469 .294 14.4 17.3 15.8 5.9 0.0 4.5 0.0 0.0 0.0 .039 -2.6 -1.6 -4.2 0.0
14 Darrell Elston 24 5 40 -1.6 .168 .143 2.4 12.5 7.3 5.9 1.1 0.0 -0.2 0.0 -0.2 -0.218 -11.6 -2.2 -13.9 -0.1
15 Rudy Hackett 23 5 38 10.4 .502 1.125 7.5 18.4 12.8 9.7 0.0 1.4 0.0 0.0 0.0 .030 -3.0 -2.1 -5.0 0.0
16 Clyde Mayes 23 2 21 13.2 .400 .571 18.0 14.2 16.2 19.1 0.0 4.9 0.0 0.0 0.0 -0.041 -0.4 0.1 -0.3 0.0