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1970-71 Kentucky Colonels Roster and Stats

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Record: 44-40, Finished 2nd in ABA Eastern Division (Schedule and Results)
Coach: Gene Rhodes (10-5), Alex Groza (2-0), Frank Ramsey (32-35)

PTS/G: 122.2 (2nd of 11) ▪ Opp PTS/G: 122.1 (9th of 11)
SRS: -0.17 (4th of 11) ▪ Pace: 113.5 (4th of 11)
Off Rtg: 107.5 (4th of 11) ▪ Def Rtg: 107.5 (10th of 11)
Expected W-L: 42-42 (4th of 11)

Arena: Freedom Hall ▪ Attendance: NA

ABA 1971 Playoffs:
Lost ABA Finals (4-3) versus Utah Stars  (Series Stats)
Won ABA Eastern Division Finals (4-2) versus Virginia Squires  (Series Stats)
Won ABA Eastern Division Semifinals (4-2) versus The Floridians  (Series Stats)

Game Results

Height of bar is margin of victory up to 20 points  ▪  Mouseover bar for details  ▪  Click for box score  ▪  Grouped by Month

Roster

No. Player Pos Ht Wt Birth Date Exp College
35 Darel Carrier SG 6-3 185 October 26, 1940 3 Western Kentucky University
25 Bobby Croft C 6-10 200 August 10, 1947 R University of Tennessee
10 Louie Dampier PG 6-0 170 November 20, 1944 3 University of Kentucky
32 Tom Hagan G 6-3 185 January 29, 1947 1 Vanderbilt University
4 Dennis Hamilton PF 6-8 210 May 8, 1944 3 Arizona State University
8 Dan Hester C 6-8 210 November 8, 1948 R Louisiana State University
4 Les Hunter PF 6-7 210 August 16, 1942 4 Loyola University of Chicago
44 Dan Issel C 6-9 235 October 25, 1948 R University of Kentucky
22 Goose Ligon PF 6-7 210 February 22, 1944 3
9-24 Cincinnatus Powell SF 6-7 220 February 25, 1942 3 University of Portland
33-54 Mike Pratt SG 6-4 195 August 4, 1948 R University of Kentucky
2 Walter Simon SF 6-6 200 December 1, 1939 3 Benedict College
5-50 Sam Smith SF 6-7 230 January 27, 1944 3 Kentucky Wesleyan College
42 Al Williams F 6-6 200 February 3, 1948 R Drake University
3-45 Howie Wright SG 6-3 185 February 22, 1947 R Austin Peay 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 84 20185 3929 8520 .461 193 597 .323 3736 7923 .472 2213 2930 .755 1604 3186 4790 1878 1569 2271 10264
Team/G 240.3 46.8 101.4 .461 2.3 7.1 .323 44.5 94.3 .472 26.3 34.9 .755 19.1 37.9 57.0 22.4 18.7 27.0 122.2
Lg Rank 11 3 4 4 4 4 2 3 6 4 3 2 9 6 2 4 6 5 10 2
Year/Year -0.9% 9.4% 1.7% +0.032 -41.5% -35.3% -0.034 14.5% 6.3% +0.034 9.6% 7.2% +0.016 -6.4% 5.5% 1.2% 6.4% -4.2% -5.7% 7.6%
Opponent 84 20185 3948 8586 .460 159 493 .323 3789 8093 .468 2205 2961 .745 4530 1816 1490 2229 10260
Opponent/G 240.3 47.0 102.2 .460 1.9 5.9 .323 45.1 96.3 .468 26.3 35.3 .745 53.9 21.6 17.7 26.5 122.1
Lg Rank 11 8 9 7 5 5 10 7 9 5 10 10 4 5 5 10 10 9
Year/Year -0.9% 12.6% 8.9% +0.015 25.2% 1.9% +0.060 12.2% 9.3% +0.012 -4.6% -5.2% +0.005 -0.7% 9.6% -12.6% -2.1% 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 42 42 0.05 -0.21 -0.17 107.5 107.5 113.5 .344 .070 .472 13.8 .260 .469 13.1 .257 Freedom Hall
Lg Rank 4 4 4 7 4 4 8 2 4 4 4 4 5 7 10 8

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 Dan Issel 22 83 3274 938 1934 .485 0 15 .000 938 1919 .489 604 748 .807 421 672 1093 162 221 323 2480
2 Louie Dampier 26 84 3221 566 1353 .418 103 280 .368 463 1073 .432 320 376 .851 73 224 297 460 244 213 1555
3 Cincinnatus Powell 28 81 2933 578 1173 .493 4 16 .250 574 1157 .496 302 398 .759 311 579 890 255 235 323 1462
4 Goose Ligon 26 84 2753 429 795 .540 0 6 .000 429 789 .544 214 391 .547 312 677 989 211 167 331 1072
5 Darel Carrier 30 84 2664 495 1140 .434 63 161 .391 432 979 .441 327 377 .867 50 182 232 244 199 229 1380
6 Les Hunter 28 75 1415 274 606 .452 10 49 .204 264 557 .474 155 215 .721 153 319 472 93 135 242 713
7 Walter Simon 31 84 1411 274 578 .474 1 11 .091 273 567 .481 100 156 .641 102 213 315 156 128 253 649
8 Mike Pratt 22 78 1213 173 416 .416 3 11 .273 170 405 .420 91 121 .752 91 134 225 188 124 135 440
9 Howie Wright 23 52 612 94 245 .384 9 42 .214 85 203 .419 40 49 .816 23 57 80 63 59 89 237
10 Sam Smith 27 25 259 33 73 .452 0 2 .000 33 71 .465 22 35 .629 29 39 68 16 18 34 88
11 Bobby Croft 23 33 222 35 114 .307 0 2 .000 35 112 .313 25 42 .595 22 43 65 15 17 67 95
12 Dan Hester 22 7 93 18 38 .474 0 1 .000 18 37 .486 7 9 .778 8 28 36 5 12 16 43
13 Al Williams 22 11 70 19 43 .442 0 0 19 43 .442 5 10 .500 9 17 26 5 7 13 43
14 Tom Hagan 24 4 34 2 10 .200 0 1 .000 2 9 .222 0 2 .000 0 1 1 4 0 2 4
15 Dennis Hamilton 26 3 11 1 2 .500 0 0 1 2 .500 1 1 1.000 0 1 1 1 3 1 3

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 Dan Issel 22 83 39.4 11.3 23.3 .485 0.0 0.2 .000 11.3 23.1 .489 7.3 9.0 .807 5.1 8.1 13.2 2.0 2.7 3.9 29.9
2 Louie Dampier 26 84 38.3 6.7 16.1 .418 1.2 3.3 .368 5.5 12.8 .432 3.8 4.5 .851 0.9 2.7 3.5 5.5 2.9 2.5 18.5
3 Cincinnatus Powell 28 81 36.2 7.1 14.5 .493 0.0 0.2 .250 7.1 14.3 .496 3.7 4.9 .759 3.8 7.1 11.0 3.1 2.9 4.0 18.0
4 Goose Ligon 26 84 32.8 5.1 9.5 .540 0.0 0.1 .000 5.1 9.4 .544 2.5 4.7 .547 3.7 8.1 11.8 2.5 2.0 3.9 12.8
5 Darel Carrier 30 84 31.7 5.9 13.6 .434 0.8 1.9 .391 5.1 11.7 .441 3.9 4.5 .867 0.6 2.2 2.8 2.9 2.4 2.7 16.4
6 Les Hunter 28 75 18.9 3.7 8.1 .452 0.1 0.7 .204 3.5 7.4 .474 2.1 2.9 .721 2.0 4.3 6.3 1.2 1.8 3.2 9.5
7 Walter Simon 31 84 16.8 3.3 6.9 .474 0.0 0.1 .091 3.3 6.8 .481 1.2 1.9 .641 1.2 2.5 3.8 1.9 1.5 3.0 7.7
8 Mike Pratt 22 78 15.6 2.2 5.3 .416 0.0 0.1 .273 2.2 5.2 .420 1.2 1.6 .752 1.2 1.7 2.9 2.4 1.6 1.7 5.6
9 Dan Hester 22 7 13.3 2.6 5.4 .474 0.0 0.1 .000 2.6 5.3 .486 1.0 1.3 .778 1.1 4.0 5.1 0.7 1.7 2.3 6.1
10 Howie Wright 23 52 11.8 1.8 4.7 .384 0.2 0.8 .214 1.6 3.9 .419 0.8 0.9 .816 0.4 1.1 1.5 1.2 1.1 1.7 4.6
11 Sam Smith 27 25 10.4 1.3 2.9 .452 0.0 0.1 .000 1.3 2.8 .465 0.9 1.4 .629 1.2 1.6 2.7 0.6 0.7 1.4 3.5
12 Tom Hagan 24 4 8.5 0.5 2.5 .200 0.0 0.3 .000 0.5 2.3 .222 0.0 0.5 .000 0.0 0.3 0.3 1.0 0.0 0.5 1.0
13 Bobby Croft 23 33 6.7 1.1 3.5 .307 0.0 0.1 .000 1.1 3.4 .313 0.8 1.3 .595 0.7 1.3 2.0 0.5 0.5 2.0 2.9
14 Al Williams 22 11 6.4 1.7 3.9 .442 0.0 0.0 1.7 3.9 .442 0.5 0.9 .500 0.8 1.5 2.4 0.5 0.6 1.2 3.9
15 Dennis Hamilton 26 3 3.7 0.3 0.7 .500 0.0 0.0 0.3 0.7 .500 0.3 0.3 1.000 0.0 0.3 0.3 0.3 1.0 0.3 1.0

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 Dan Issel 22 83 3274 10.3 21.3 .485 0.0 0.2 .000 10.3 21.1 .489 6.6 8.2 .807 4.6 7.4 12.0 1.8 2.4 3.6 27.3
2 Louie Dampier 26 84 3221 6.3 15.1 .418 1.2 3.1 .368 5.2 12.0 .432 3.6 4.2 .851 0.8 2.5 3.3 5.1 2.7 2.4 17.4
3 Cincinnatus Powell 28 81 2933 7.1 14.4 .493 0.0 0.2 .250 7.0 14.2 .496 3.7 4.9 .759 3.8 7.1 10.9 3.1 2.9 4.0 17.9
4 Goose Ligon 26 84 2753 5.6 10.4 .540 0.0 0.1 .000 5.6 10.3 .544 2.8 5.1 .547 4.1 8.9 12.9 2.8 2.2 4.3 14.0
5 Darel Carrier 30 84 2664 6.7 15.4 .434 0.9 2.2 .391 5.8 13.2 .441 4.4 5.1 .867 0.7 2.5 3.1 3.3 2.7 3.1 18.6
6 Les Hunter 28 75 1415 7.0 15.4 .452 0.3 1.2 .204 6.7 14.2 .474 3.9 5.5 .721 3.9 8.1 12.0 2.4 3.4 6.2 18.1
7 Walter Simon 31 84 1411 7.0 14.7 .474 0.0 0.3 .091 7.0 14.5 .481 2.6 4.0 .641 2.6 5.4 8.0 4.0 3.3 6.5 16.6
8 Mike Pratt 22 78 1213 5.1 12.3 .416 0.1 0.3 .273 5.0 12.0 .420 2.7 3.6 .752 2.7 4.0 6.7 5.6 3.7 4.0 13.1
9 Howie Wright 23 52 612 5.5 14.4 .384 0.5 2.5 .214 5.0 11.9 .419 2.4 2.9 .816 1.4 3.4 4.7 3.7 3.5 5.2 13.9
10 Sam Smith 27 25 259 4.6 10.1 .452 0.0 0.3 .000 4.6 9.9 .465 3.1 4.9 .629 4.0 5.4 9.5 2.2 2.5 4.7 12.2
11 Bobby Croft 23 33 222 5.7 18.5 .307 0.0 0.3 .000 5.7 18.2 .313 4.1 6.8 .595 3.6 7.0 10.5 2.4 2.8 10.9 15.4
12 Dan Hester 22 7 93 7.0 14.7 .474 0.0 0.4 .000 7.0 14.3 .486 2.7 3.5 .778 3.1 10.8 13.9 1.9 4.6 6.2 16.6
13 Al Williams 22 11 70 9.8 22.1 .442 0.0 0.0 9.8 22.1 .442 2.6 5.1 .500 4.6 8.7 13.4 2.6 3.6 6.7 22.1
14 Tom Hagan 24 4 34 2.1 10.6 .200 0.0 1.1 .000 2.1 9.5 .222 0.0 2.1 .000 0.0 1.1 1.1 4.2 0.0 2.1 4.2
15 Dennis Hamilton 26 3 11 3.3 6.5 .500 0.0 0.0 3.3 6.5 .500 3.3 3.3 1.000 0.0 3.3 3.3 3.3 9.8 3.3 9.8

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 Dan Issel 22 83 3274 25.0 .548 .485 .387 .008 14.5 7.2 8.9 26.9 8.1 2.6 10.7 .157
2 Louie Dampier 26 84 3221 13.6 .512 .456 .278 .207 4.0 17.9 13.8 19.4 3.1 2.0 5.0 .075
3 Cincinnatus Powell 28 81 2933 17.1 .542 .494 .339 .014 13.1 11.2 14.8 19.2 4.6 2.4 7.0 .114
4 Goose Ligon 26 84 2753 15.8 .554 .540 .492 .008 15.6 9.4 14.7 14.6 3.8 2.5 6.3 .110
5 Darel Carrier 30 84 2664 13.0 .528 .462 .331 .141 3.8 11.6 13.2 20.0 3.6 1.3 4.9 .088
6 Les Hunter 28 75 1415 14.3 .509 .460 .355 .081 14.4 8.4 16.2 21.0 1.2 1.2 2.4 .081
7 Walter Simon 31 84 1411 12.1 .502 .475 .270 .019 9.7 14.2 16.5 19.5 0.9 1.1 2.0 .068
8 Mike Pratt 22 78 1213 10.4 .469 .419 .291 .026 8.0 18.7 20.9 17.4 0.0 0.9 0.9 .037
9 Howie Wright 23 52 612 6.6 .445 .402 .200 .171 5.7 12.6 18.1 18.9 -0.3 0.4 0.0 .001
10 Sam Smith 27 25 259 10.6 .498 .452 .479 .027 11.4 7.3 16.9 14.6 0.1 0.2 0.3 .055
11 Bobby Croft 23 33 222 4.4 .359 .307 .368 .018 12.7 8.3 11.4 23.9 -0.7 0.2 -0.6 -0.121
12 Dan Hester 22 7 93 11.9 .512 .474 .237 .026 16.8 6.9 22.2 20.6 0.1 0.1 0.2 .084
13 Al Williams 22 11 70 15.3 .454 .442 .233 .000 16.1 10.2 12.9 27.6 0.0 0.1 0.0 .012
14 Tom Hagan 24 4 34 -0.6 .184 .200 .200 .100 1.3 12.9 0.0 11.4 -0.1 0.0 -0.1 -0.189
15 Dennis Hamilton 26 3 11 -2.0 .615 .500 .500 .000 3.9 10.3 55.1 17.5 0.0 0.0 0.0 .099

Playoffs 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 Louie Dampier 26 19 828 117 304 .385 22 69 .319 95 235 .404 66 89 .742 24 54 78 179 54 56 322
2 Cincinnatus Powell 28 19 702 138 382 .361 3 7 .429 135 375 .360 71 102 .696 77 171 248 47 51 83 350
3 Darel Carrier 30 19 675 130 280 .464 21 58 .362 109 222 .491 88 98 .898 11 47 58 69 53 65 369
4 Dan Issel 22 19 670 206 408 .505 0 0 206 408 .505 122 139 .878 79 142 221 28 56 78 534
5 Goose Ligon 26 19 587 81 170 .476 0 0 81 170 .476 38 67 .567 76 143 219 35 21 74 200
6 Walter Simon 31 19 385 70 155 .452 0 6 .000 70 149 .470 34 49 .694 34 63 97 52 26 67 174
7 Les Hunter 28 19 352 65 168 .387 1 5 .200 64 163 .393 45 73 .616 25 63 88 33 38 76 176
8 Mike Pratt 22 19 318 47 124 .379 0 2 .000 47 122 .385 37 47 .787 37 29 66 53 29 30 131
9 Dan Hester 22 7 42 4 14 .286 0 0 4 14 .286 8 9 .889 3 10 13 1 2 9 16
10 Howie Wright 23 5 36 7 20 .350 2 8 .250 5 12 .417 4 9 .444 0 2 2 4 1 6 20

Playoffs 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 Louie Dampier 26 19 43.6 6.2 16.0 .385 1.2 3.6 .319 5.0 12.4 .404 3.5 4.7 .742 1.3 2.8 4.1 9.4 2.8 2.9 16.9
2 Cincinnatus Powell 28 19 36.9 7.3 20.1 .361 0.2 0.4 .429 7.1 19.7 .360 3.7 5.4 .696 4.1 9.0 13.1 2.5 2.7 4.4 18.4
3 Darel Carrier 30 19 35.5 6.8 14.7 .464 1.1 3.1 .362 5.7 11.7 .491 4.6 5.2 .898 0.6 2.5 3.1 3.6 2.8 3.4 19.4
4 Dan Issel 22 19 35.3 10.8 21.5 .505 0.0 0.0 10.8 21.5 .505 6.4 7.3 .878 4.2 7.5 11.6 1.5 2.9 4.1 28.1
5 Goose Ligon 26 19 30.9 4.3 8.9 .476 0.0 0.0 4.3 8.9 .476 2.0 3.5 .567 4.0 7.5 11.5 1.8 1.1 3.9 10.5
6 Walter Simon 31 19 20.3 3.7 8.2 .452 0.0 0.3 .000 3.7 7.8 .470 1.8 2.6 .694 1.8 3.3 5.1 2.7 1.4 3.5 9.2
7 Les Hunter 28 19 18.5 3.4 8.8 .387 0.1 0.3 .200 3.4 8.6 .393 2.4 3.8 .616 1.3 3.3 4.6 1.7 2.0 4.0 9.3
8 Mike Pratt 22 19 16.7 2.5 6.5 .379 0.0 0.1 .000 2.5 6.4 .385 1.9 2.5 .787 1.9 1.5 3.5 2.8 1.5 1.6 6.9
9 Howie Wright 23 5 7.2 1.4 4.0 .350 0.4 1.6 .250 1.0 2.4 .417 0.8 1.8 .444 0.0 0.4 0.4 0.8 0.2 1.2 4.0
10 Dan Hester 22 7 6.0 0.6 2.0 .286 0.0 0.0 0.6 2.0 .286 1.1 1.3 .889 0.4 1.4 1.9 0.1 0.3 1.3 2.3

Playoffs 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 Louie Dampier 26 19 828 5.1 13.2 .385 1.0 3.0 .319 4.1 10.2 .404 2.9 3.9 .742 1.0 2.3 3.4 7.8 2.3 2.4 14.0
2 Cincinnatus Powell 28 19 702 7.1 19.6 .361 0.2 0.4 .429 6.9 19.2 .360 3.6 5.2 .696 3.9 8.8 12.7 2.4 2.6 4.3 17.9
3 Darel Carrier 30 19 675 6.9 14.9 .464 1.1 3.1 .362 5.8 11.8 .491 4.7 5.2 .898 0.6 2.5 3.1 3.7 2.8 3.5 19.7
4 Dan Issel 22 19 670 11.1 21.9 .505 0.0 0.0 11.1 21.9 .505 6.6 7.5 .878 4.2 7.6 11.9 1.5 3.0 4.2 28.7
5 Goose Ligon 26 19 587 5.0 10.4 .476 0.0 0.0 5.0 10.4 .476 2.3 4.1 .567 4.7 8.8 13.4 2.1 1.3 4.5 12.3
6 Walter Simon 31 19 385 6.5 14.5 .452 0.0 0.6 .000 6.5 13.9 .470 3.2 4.6 .694 3.2 5.9 9.1 4.9 2.4 6.3 16.3
7 Les Hunter 28 19 352 6.6 17.2 .387 0.1 0.5 .200 6.5 16.7 .393 4.6 7.5 .616 2.6 6.4 9.0 3.4 3.9 7.8 18.0
8 Mike Pratt 22 19 318 5.3 14.0 .379 0.0 0.2 .000 5.3 13.8 .385 4.2 5.3 .787 4.2 3.3 7.5 6.0 3.3 3.4 14.8
9 Dan Hester 22 7 42 3.4 12.0 .286 0.0 0.0 3.4 12.0 .286 6.9 7.7 .889 2.6 8.6 11.1 0.9 1.7 7.7 13.7
10 Howie Wright 23 5 36 7.0 20.0 .350 2.0 8.0 .250 5.0 12.0 .417 4.0 9.0 .444 0.0 2.0 2.0 4.0 1.0 6.0 20.0

Playoffs 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 Louie Dampier 26 19 828 12.5 .469 .421 .293 .227 27.0 13.6 0.1 1.1 1.2 .068
2 Cincinnatus Powell 28 19 702 8.5 .410 .365 .267 .018 9.0 10.7 -1.3 1.1 -0.2 -0.014
3 Darel Carrier 30 19 675 14.4 .571 .502 .350 .207 13.7 14.1 1.7 0.6 2.3 .165
4 Dan Issel 22 19 670 25.7 .569 .505 .341 .000 6.6 10.7 2.3 1.0 3.3 .238
5 Goose Ligon 26 19 587 13.8 .501 .476 .394 .000 7.4 9.5 0.3 1.0 1.3 .105
6 Walter Simon 31 19 385 13.2 .493 .452 .316 .039 17.8 12.8 0.2 0.6 0.8 .101
7 Les Hunter 28 19 352 4.7 .440 .390 .435 .030 12.4 16.0 -0.3 0.5 0.2 .025
8 Mike Pratt 22 19 318 13.2 .453 .379 .379 .016 21.0 16.7 -0.1 0.5 0.4 .056
9 Dan Hester 22 7 42 4.6 .445 .286 .643 .000 2.8 10.0 0.0 0.1 0.0 .038
10 Howie Wright 23 5 36 4.9 .417 .400 .450 .400 14.9 4.0 -0.1 0.0 0.0 -0.044