PLAYER PROFILE

JOE LORD

STATISTICS & HISTORY

Joe Lord was a high school basketball star in Norristown, Pennsylvania. Lord played four years varsity basketball at Villanova University, interrupted by three years of service in the Army Air Corp during World War II. In his senior year, Lord was captain and leading scorer of the Wildcats.  Lord played just four major-league games with the Rochester Royals. He enjoyed success in the minor-league Eastern Basketball league where he was the EBL’s highest scoring guard in both 1949 and 1950.

 

JOE LORD Height: 6:01 Weight: 180 College: Villanova’47
Joseph Thomas Lord Jr. Born:  Dec 28, 1922       Died:  Dec, 1986 Hometown: Norristown, Pa.
REGULAR SEASON RECORD
Year Team League     GA  FGM  FTM   FTA  PCT.  AST  PTS   AVG 7
1940-41 Villanova (Frosh) College
1941-42 Villanova College
1942-43 Villanova College
1943-45 U.S. Army Air Corps Military Service
1945-46 Villanova College
1946-47 Villanova College 24 438 18.3
1947-48 Rochester NBL 4 3 0 1 .000 6 1.5
1947-48 Reading EBL 26 130 71 331 12.7
1948-49 Reading EBL 29 195 79 469 16.2
1949-50 Reading EBL 24 177 92 446 18.6
1950-51 Reading-Pottsville EBL 16 47 45 139 8.7
1951-52 Lancaster EBL 20 58 40 156 7.8
Major League Totals 4 3 0 1 .000 6 1.5
PLAYOFF RECORD
Year Team League     GA  FGM  FTM   FTA  PCT.  AST  PTS   AVG 7
1947-48 Reading EBL 6 41 18 100 16.7
1948-49 Reading EBL 3 6 2 14 4.7
1951-52 Lancaster EBL 1 0 0 0 0.0

 

 

 

 

 

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