Jerry Chambers

Jerome Purcell "Jerry" Chambers (born July 18, 1943 in Washington, D.C.) is a retired American professional basketball player. At 6'5" and 185 pounds, he played as a forward. Chambers attended the University of Utah during the mid-1960s, winning the NCAA Basketball Tournament Most Outstanding Player award in 1966 after his team reached the Final Four. He played four professional seasons in the National Basketball Association as a member of the Los Angeles Lakers, Phoenix Suns, Atlanta Hawks, and Buffalo Braves. In 1968, he was involved in one of the most significant transactions in NBA history when the Lakers traded him, Archie Clark and Darrall Imhoff to the Philadelphia 76ers for Hall-of-Famer Wilt Chamberlain. Chambers never played for the 76ers, who traded him to Phoenix in 1969. From 1972 to 1974, Chambers played in the rival American Basketball Association as a member of the San Diego Conquistadors and the San Antonio Spurs. He retired with 2,667 combined NBA/ABA career points.

Personal details

Date of birth
July 18th, 1943
Nationality
United States of America
Ethnicity
African American
Places lived
Washington, D.C. , United States of America
pop. 646,449 (2013)

Education

1. University of Utah Colleges/University

The University of Deseret was the original name of the University of Utah in the United States. It was founded by Mormon pioneers in 1850. The university was disbanded during the Utah War and re-established in the 1860s.

Institution info

Type Flagship university
Endowment
2012. 576 mil. $
2011. 641 mil. $
2010. 568 mil. $
2009. 513 mil. $
Institution colors
Founded
February 28th, 1850
Headquarters
201 Presidents Circle, 84112 - Salt Lake City, Utah
Undergraduates
2013. 24,492
2011. 24,297
2010. 23,371
2009. 22,149
Postgraduates
2013. 7,585
2011. 7,363
2010. 7,448
Acceptance rate
2012. 82.6 %
2010. 83.0 %
Local tuition
2013. 7.53 K $
2011. 6.76 K $
2010. 6.27 K $
2009. 5.75 K $
2008. 5.28 K $
Official web page www.utah.edu
Wikipedia article
Social media

Institution social analysis

Notable alumni by career
Notable alumni by gender
Notable alumni by party membership

People attended University of Utah connected by profession and/or age

b. 1940., Computer Scientist
b. 1946., Celebrity
b. 1941., Organization leader
b. 1942., Businessperson
b. 1940., Politician
b. 1944., Computer Scientist
b. 1938., Novelist
b. 1944., Businessperson

Basketball statistics 4

Seasson Team G AST Avg. AST Avg. BLK Avg. PF Avg. PTS Avg. REB Avg. STL Avg. TO BLK DREB FG % FGA FGM FT % FTA FTM OREB PF PTS REB STL 3FGA 3FGM TO 3P %
1966–67 NBA season Los Angeles Lakers 68 44 0.6 2.1 7.6 3.1 0.452 496 224 0.731 93 68 143 516 208
1969–70 NBA season Phoenix Suns 79 54 0.7 2.1 8.3 2.8 0.43 658 283 0.728 125 91 162 657 219 0 0 0
1970–71 NBA season Atlanta Hawks 65 61 0.9 1.8 8.9 3.8 0.451 526 237 0.791 134 106 119 580 245 0 0 0
1971–72 NBA season Buffalo Braves 26 23 0.9 1.5 6.8 2.6 0.433 180 78 0.688 32 22 39 178 67 0 0 0

Abbrevations

G Games, AST Assists, BLK Blocks, DREB Defensive Rebounds, FG % Field Goal Percentage, FGA Field Goal Attempts, FGM Field goals made, FT % Free throws percentage, FTA Free throws attempted , FTM Free throws made, OREB Offensive Rebounds, PF Personal Fouls, PTS Points, REB Rebounds, STL Steals, 3FGA three-point field goals attempted, 3FGM three-point field goals made, TO turnovers, 3P % 3-Point Field Goal Percentage

Sport awards

Year Award Other winners
1966 NCAA Basketball Tournament Most Outstanding Player
awarded 1964
awarded 1965
awarded 1967
awarded 1968

Wikipedia

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