1977 NBA Draft

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Statistics

SEASONS

GP

FG%

FT%

RPG

APG

PPG

1973-74 North Florida JC.

Stats Not Available

1974-75 North Florida JC.

Stats Not Available

1975-76 Southwestern Louisiana

26

40.5

69.0

9.5

N/A

12.8

1976-77 Southwestern Louisiana

29

49.3

65.5

8.2

N/A

9.6

DIV I Totals

55

44.1

67.4

8.8

N/A

11.1

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  • Name: Wayne Golden
  • Position: Shooting Guard
  • Height: 6-5 (1.96m)
  • Weight: 185 (84kg)
  • College Team: Tennessee-Chattanooga Mocs
  • Nationality: American
  • Birthplace: Louisville, Kentucky
  • Birthdate: N/A
  • Drafted: Selected by the New Orleans Jazz in the sixth round (116th pick overall) of 1977 NBA Draft.
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Statistics

SEASONS

GP

FG%

FT%

RPG

APG

PPG

1973-74 Tennessee-Chattanooga

26

47.5

88.8

5.7

N/A

19.5

1974-75 Tennessee-Chattanooga

28

49.9

84.1

7.5

N/A

22.7

1975-76 Tennessee-Chattanooga

31

51.2

73.8

7.0

N/A

18.9

1976-77 Tennessee-Chattanooga

32

50.2

79.3

6.1

N/A

20.5

DIV I Totals

117

49.8

81.0

6.6

N/A

20.4

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  • Name: Bill Gordon
  • Position: Point Guard
  • Height: 5-11 (1.80m)
  • Weight: 154 (70kg)
  • College Team: Tennessee-Chattanooga Mocs
  • Nationality: American
  • Birthplace: Louisville, Kentucky
  • Birthdate: N/A
  • Drafted: Selected by the Atlanta Hawks in the fifth round (92nd pick overall) of 1977 NBA Draft.
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Statistics

SEASONS

GP

FG%

FT%

RPG

APG

PPG

1973-74 Tennessee-Chattanooga

26

46.9

79.5

3.5

N/A

16.2

1974-75 Tennessee-Chattanooga

27

45.5

80.4

4.1

N/A

20.1

1975-76 Tennessee-Chattanooga

32

47.0

82.5

2.7

N/A

14.9

1976-77 Tennessee-Chattanooga

32

50.0

83.5

2.6

N/A

21.9

DIV I Totals

117

47.5

81.7

3.2

N/A

18.3

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  • Name: Grover Woolard
  • Position: Power Forward
  • Height: 6-8 (2.03m)
  • Weight: 170 (77kg)
  • College Team: Murray State Racers
  • Nationality: American
  • Birthplace: Newark, New Jersey
  • Birthdate: N/A
  • Drafted: Selected by the Los Angeles Lakers in the sixth round (131st pick overall) of 1977 NBA Draft.
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Statistics

SEASONS

GP

FG%

FT%

RPG

APG

PPG

1973-74 Murray State

25

51.4

84.6

2.3

N/A

7.6

1974-75 Murray State

25

46.6

72.9

4.5

N/A

16.6

1975-76 Murray State

26

48.1

78.0

6.7

N/A

13.9

1976-77 Murray State

26

51.8

76.5

4.7

N/A

15.3

DIV I Totals

102

49.1

76.3

4.6

N/A

13.4

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  • Name: Rich Rhodes
  • Position: Shooting Guard
  • Height: 6-2 (1.88m)
  • Weight: 200 (91kg)
  • College Team: Eastern Illinois Panthers
  • Nationality: American
  • Birthplace: Warsaw, Indiana
  • Birthdate: N/A
  • Drafted: Selected by the Chicago Bulls in the eighth round (162nd pick overall) of 1977 NBA Draft.
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Statistics

SEASONS

GP

FG%

FT%

RPG

APG

PPG

1972-73 Grace (IN)

Stats Not Available

1973-74 Grace (IN)

Stats Not Available

1974-75 Eastern Illinois

Did Not Play Redshirted

1975-76 Eastern Illinois

31

43.3

71.1

3.0

2.0

5.8

1976-77 Eastern Illinois

29

51.6

72.8

6.5

3.0

15.7

DIV I Totals

60

48.9

72.3

4.7

2.5

10.6

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  • Name: Ken Slappy
  • Position: Shooting Guard
  • Height: 6-3 (1.90m)
  • Weight: N/A
  • College Team: Saint Peter's Peacocks
  • Nationality: American
  • Birthplace: Passaic, New Jersey
  • Birthdate: N/A
  • Drafted: Selected by the New York Knicks in the eighth round (159th pick overall) of 1977 NBA Draft.
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Statistics

SEASONS

GP

FG%

FT%

RPG

APG

PPG

1973-74 Saint Peter's

26

45.9

71.1

3.8

4.3

15.3

1974-75 Saint Peter's

27

41.3

76.7

5.0

N/A

11.5

1975-76 Saint Peter's

30

40.5

73.1

3.9

3.9

11.3

1976-77 Saint Peter's

26

51.8

70.0

4.4

6.7

14.7

DIV I Totals

109

44.8

72.4

4.3

N/A

13.1

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  • Name: Mike Hanley
  • Position: Power Forward
  • Height: 6-10 (2.08m)
  • Weight: 225 (100kg)
  • College Team: Niagara Purple Eagles
  • Nationality: American
  • Birthplace: Syracuse, New York
  • Birthdate: N/A
  • Drafted: Selected by the Buffalo Braves in the fifth round (90th pick overall) of 1977 NBA Draft.
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Statistics

SEASONS

GP

FG%

FT%

RPG

APG

PPG

1972-73 Niagara

26

42.4

65.1

7.3

N/A

9.2

1973-74 Niagara

24

39.8

46.3

5.9

N/A

6.8

1974-75 Niagara

Did Not Play Knee Injury

1975-76 Niagara

29

47.2

76.2

6.8

N/A

12.8

1976-77 Niagara

25

45.1

69.2

7.5

N/A

11.6

DIV I Totals

104

44.1

67.9

6.9

N/A

10.2

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  • Name: Bill Terry
  • Position: Shooting Guard
  • Height: 6-2 (1.88m)
  • Weight: 175 (79kg)
  • College Team: Monmouth Hawks
  • Nationality: American
  • Birthplace: Union, New Jersey
  • Birthdate: N/A
  • Drafted: Selected by the New York Knicks in the fifth round (98th pick overall) of 1977 NBA Draft.
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Statistics

SEASONS

GP

FG%

FT%

RPG

APG

PPG

1973-74 Monmouth

27

N/A

N/A

N/A

N/A

9.9

1974-75 Monmouth

28

49.7

71.9

4.4

N/A

13.1

1975-76 Monmouth

27

N/A

N/A

N/A

N/A

16.2

1976-77 Monmouth

26

53.6

69.6

2.9

N/A

14.5

DIV II Totals

108

N/A

N/A

N/A

N/A

13.4

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  • Name: Ricky Marsh
  • Position: Shooting Guard
  • Height: 6-3 (1.90m)
  • Weight: 185 (84kg)
  • College Team: Manhattan Jaspers
  • Nationality: American
  • Birthplace: Jamaica, New York
  • Birthdate: N/A
  • Drafted: Selected by the Golden State Warriors in the eighth round (165th pick overall) of 1977 NBA Draft.
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Statistics

SEASONS

GP

FG%

FT%

RPG

APG

PPG

1972-73 Nebraska

22

39.5

65.4

1.8

N/A

5.2

1973-74 Nebraska

26

38.4

76.8

2.6

N/A

8.7

1974-75 Manhattan

Did Not Play Transfer Student

1975-76 Manhattan

28

41.0

66.4

4.1

N/A

14.5

1976-77 Manhattan

27

46.2

74.1

3.9

N/A

15.6

DIV I Totals

103

41.9

71.2

3.2

N/A

11.3

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  • Name: Ed "Buck" O'Brien
  • Position: Point Guard
  • Height: 6-1 (1.85m)
  • Weight: 170 (77kg)
  • College Team: Seattle Chieftains
  • Nationality: American
  • Birthplace: Bellevue, Washington
  • Birthdate: N/A
  • Drafted: Selected by the Seattle Supersonics in the sixth round (118th pick overall) of 1977 NBA Draft.
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Statistics

SEASONS

GP

FG%

FT%

RPG

APG

PPG

1973-74 Seattle

26

46.1

80.4

2.8

N/A

6.7

1974-75 Seattle

26

47.8

81.6

3.5

N/A

9.8

1975-76 Seattle

27

48.8

78.7

1.7

N/A

12.9

1976-77 Seattle

26

43.9

89.9

2.2

N/A

10.9

DIV I Totals

105

46.9

83.5

2.5

N/A

10.1

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  • Name: Willie High
  • Position: Shooting Guard
  • Height: 6-3 (1.90m)
  • Weight: 185 (84kg)
  • College Team: Alabama State Hornets
  • Nationality: American
  • Birthplace: Birmingham, Alabama
  • Birthdate: N/A
  • Drafted: Selected by the Denver Nuggets in the seventh round (150th pick overall) of 1977 NBA Draft.
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Statistics

SEASONS

GP

FG%

FT%

RPG

APG

PPG

1973-74 Lawson State JC.

Stats Not Available

1974-75 Lawson State JC.

32

N/A

N/A

12.0

N/A

22.0

1975-76 Louisiana State

22

51.9

66.7

2.1

N/A

4.2

1976-77 Alabama State

13

N/A

N/A

N/A

N/A

19.6

DIV II Totals

13

N/A

N/A

N/A

N/A

9.9

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Statistics

SEASONS

GP

FG%

FT%

RPG

APG

PPG

1973-74 St. Francis (PA)

11

52.4

26.7

3.0

1.4

2.0

1974-75 St. Francis (PA)

24

55.3

45.5

3.3

2.0

8.5

1975-76 St. Francis (PA)

24

51.6

71.1

3.4

3.9

13.1

1976-77 St. Francis (PA)

26

56.3

62.8

3.7

4.8

16.0

DIV I Totals

85

54.4

62.1

3.4

4.1

11.2

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  • Name: Ray Epps
  • Position: Small Forward
  • Height: 6-6 (1.98m)
  • Weight: 210 (95kg)
  • College Team: Norfolk State Spartans
  • Nationality: American
  • Birthplace: Richmond, Virginia
  • Birthdate: N/A
  • Drafted: Selected by the Golden State Warriors in the fifth round (104th pick overall) of 1977 NBA Draft.
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Statistics

SEASONS

GP

FG%

FT%

RPG

APG

PPG

1974-75 Norfolk State

28

50.5

64.0

9.8

N/A

12.7

1975-76 Norfolk State

30

49.5

62.8

9.4

N/A

19.2

1976-77 Norfolk State

26

47.5

68.6

11.2

N/A

23.3

DIV I Totals

84

48.9

65.2

10.1

N/A

18.3

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  • Name: Jerry Thruston
  • Position: Small Forward
  • Height: 6-6 (1.98m)
  • Weight: N/A
  • College Team: Mercer Bears
  • Nationality: American
  • Birthplace: Owensboro, Kentucky
  • Birthdate: N/A
  • Drafted: Selected by the Golden State Warriors in the seventh round (146th pick overall) of 1977 NBA Draft.
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Statistics

SEASONS

GP

FG%

FT%

RPG

APG

PPG

1972-73 Kansas State

25

38.9

40.7

2.2

N/A

3.2

1973-74 Mercer

Did Not Play Transfer Student

1974-75 Mercer

26

50.4

56.1

9.4

N/A

13.0

1975-76 Mercer

25

57.3

73.5

6.8

N/A

14.2

1976-77 Mercer

25

54.5

75.2

7.3

N/A

16.2

DIV I Totals

101

52.6

64.6

6.4

N/A

11.7

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  • Name: Ray Pace
  • Position: Shooting Guard/Small Forward
  • Height: 6-5 (1.96m)
  • Weight: N/A
  • College Team: Rutgers-Camden Scarlet Raptors
  • Nationality: American
  • Birthplace: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • Birthdate: N/A
  • Drafted: Selected by the Boston Celtics in the sixth round (122nd pick overall) of 1977 NBA Draft.
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Statistics

SEASONS

GP

FG%

FT%

RPG

APG

PPG

1970-71 Wilberforce

Stats Not Available

1971-72 Wilberforce

22

N/A

N/A

N/A

N/A

22.0

1974-73 Wilberforce

11

N/A

N/A

N/A

N/A

23.0

1973-74 Central State

Did Not Play Academically Ineligible

1974-75 No Team

Did Not Play Sat Out

1975-76 Rutgers-Camden

28

51.7

66.4

9.9

N/A

21.2

1976-77 Rutgers-Camden

22

63.0

68.7

11.7

N/A

27.6

NAIA Totals

50

56.9

67.6

10.7

N/A

24.0

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  • Name: Dennis Forest
  • Position: Shooting Guard
  • Height: 6-4 (1.93m)
  • Weight: 185 (84kg)
  • College Team: Nebraska-Omaha Mavericks
  • Nationality: American
  • Birthplace: Omaha, Nebraska
  • Birthdate: N/A
  • Drafted: Selected by the Philadelphia 76ers in the seventh round (149th pick overall) of 1977 NBA Draft.
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Statistics

SEASONS

GP

FG%

FT%

RPG

APG

PPG

1973-74 Nebraska-Omaha

13

43.2

92.9

1.8

N/A

3.5

1974-75 Nebraska-Omaha

26

50.6

77.5

7.8

N/A

15.1

1975-76 Nebraska-Omaha

29

46.1

80.3

5.4

N/A

17.2

1976-77 Nebraska-Omaha

29

49.8

73.5

6.0

N/A

24.9

DIV II Totals

97

48.6

76.8

5.7

N/A

17.1

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  • Name: Larry Pikes
  • Position: Shooting Guard
  • Height: 6-3 (1.90m)
  • Weight: 175 (79kg)
  • College Team: Wisconsin-Milwaukee Panthers
  • Nationality: American
  • Birthplace: Chicago, Illinois
  • Birthdate: N/A
  • Drafted: Selected by the Milwaukee Bucks in the eighth round (154th pick overall) of 1977 NBA Draft.
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Statistics

SEASONS

GP

FG%

FT%

RPG

APG

PPG

1974-75 Southern JV.

Junior Varsity Stats Not Available

1975-76 Southern

Stats Not Available

1975-76 Wisconsin-Milwaukee

26

50.5

68.0

3.8

N/A

10.2

1976-77 Wisconsin-Milwaukee

27

53.4

81.3

5.4

N/A

14.7

DIV I Totals

53

52.2

75.4

4.6

N/A

12.5

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Statistics

SEASONS

GP

FG%

FT%

RPG

APG

PPG

1973-74 Eastern Washington State

25

61.3

63.2

10.8

1.2

12.3

1974-75 Eastern Washington State

25

59.9

67.3

12.8

1.7

15.8

1975-76 Eastern Washington State

27

63.4

72.7

12.1

2.2

20.5

1976-77 Eastern Washington State

29

66.0

73.6

12.3

3.0

16.7

NAIA Totals

106

62.9

69.7

12.0

2.1

16.4