SYRACUSE - 1948-1949

Played home games at the New York State Fairgrounds Coliseum in Syracuse, New York – Seating capacity – 7,500

 

SYRACUSE NATIONALS  NBL 40-23 AL CERVI
           REGULAR SEASON
PLAYER POS AGE HGT WGT COLLEGE TRANSACTIONS GA FGM FTM FTA  PCT. PTS AVG
Johnny Macknowski F-G 25 6:01 185 Seton Hall’48 62 146 128 178 .719 420 6.8
Dolph Schayes F-C 20 6:07 205 NYU’48 63 271 267 370 .722 809 12.8
Ed Peterson C 23 6:09 230 Cornell’48 63 165 104 177 .588 434 6.9
Al Cervi G 31 5:11 185 None 57 204 287 382 .751 695 12.2
Billy Gabor G 26 5:11 170 Syracuse’48 58 115 125 169 .740 355 6.1
Jim Homer F-C 25 6:05 220 Alabama’47 59 141 104 164 .634 386 6.5
Paul Seymour G-F 20 6:02 180 Toledo’46 63 120 70 106 .660 310 4.9
Jerry Rizzo G-F 30 5:08 150 Fordham’40 Suspended 45 67 106 150 .707 240 5.3
Hank O’Keefe F 25 6:03 195 RPI’45/ Canisius’48 56 94 52 90 .578 240 4.3
John Chaney F 28 6:03 190 LSU’43 59 82 59 88 .670 223 3.8
Bob Calihan F 30 6:03 200 Detroit’40 11 28 13 21 .619 69 6.3
Paul Yesawich F 25 6:02 190 Niagara’48 5 2 4 5 .800 8 1.6
 3-3       PLAYOFFS
GA FGM FTM FTA  PCT. PTS AVG
Bob Calihan F 30 6:03 200 Detroit’40 6 21 17 23 .739 59 9.8
Dolph Schayes F-C 20 6:07 205 NYU’48 6 27 32 41 .780 86 14.3
Ed Peterson C 23 6:09 230 Cornell’48 6 14 16 28 .571 44 7.3
Al Cervi G 31 5:11 185 None 6 12 22 30 .733 46 7.7
Billy Gabor G 26 5:11 170 Syracuse’48 6 12 12 15 .800 36 6.0
Paul Seymour G-F 20 6:02 180 Toledo’46 6 21 9 10 .900 51 8.5
Jerry Rizzo G-F 30 5:08 150 Fordham’40 6 13 18 22 .818 44 7.3
Jim Homer F-C 25 6:05 220 Alabama’47 6 13 6 14 .429 32 5.3
John Chaney F 28 6:03 190 LSU’43 6 13 6 8 .750 32 5.3
Johnny Macknowski F-G 25 6:01 185 Seton Hall’48 6 3 7 9 .778 13 2.2
Hank O’Keefe F 25 6:03 195 RPI’45/ Canisius’48 5 2 2 2 1.000 6 1.2
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