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Wil Jones

Wilbert Jones (Wil)

Position: Forward
Height: 6-8    Weight: 205 lbs.
Born: February 27, 1947 in McGehee, Arkansas
College: Albany State University

Drafted by the Los Angeles Lakers in the 5th round (12th pick, 69th overall) of the 1969 NBA draft.

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Totals

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Season Age Tm Lg G GS MP FG FGA FG% 3P 3PA 3P% FT FTA FT% ORB DRB TRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS
1969-70 22 MMF ABA 74 1697 243 616 .394 2 11 .182 118 162 .728 223 342 565 48 102 207 606
1970-71 23 MMP ABA 84 2234 390 811 .481 1 13 .077 174 258 .674 309 371 680 152 135 249 955
1971-72 24 MMP ABA 84 3098 506 1078 .469 2 16 .125 240 320 .750 371 505 876 154 160 322 1254
1972-73 25 MMT ABA 76 2316 344 722 .476 1 7 .143 146 198 .737 245 359 604 117 130 281 835
1973-74 26 MMT ABA 81 2842 453 997 .454 3 26 .115 163 220 .741 205 460 665 205 105 82 184 276 1072
1974-75 27 KEN ABA 84 2689 458 948 .483 0 5 .000 139 189 .735 198 409 607 256 108 70 199 353 1055
1975-76 28 KEN ABA 83 2635 483 1015 .476 3 6 .500 158 204 .775 243 382 625 209 84 54 200 326 1127
1976-77 29 IND NBA 80 2709 438 1019 .430 166 223 .744 218 386 604 189 102 80 305 1042
1977-78 30 BUF NBA 79 1711 226 514 .440 84 119 .706 106 228 334 116 70 43 137 255 536
Career TOT 725 21931 3541 7720 .459 12 84 .143 1388 1893 .733 2118 3442 5560 1446 469 329 1247 2574 8482
ABA 566 17511 2877 6187 .465 12 84 .143 1138 1551 .734 1794 2828 4622 1141 297 206 1110 2014 6904
NBA 159 4420 664 1533 .433 250 342 .731 324 614 938 305 172 123 137 560 1578

Per Game

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Season Age Tm Lg G GS MP FG FGA FG% 3P 3PA 3P% FT FTA FT% ORB DRB TRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS
1969-70 22 MMF ABA 74 22.9 3.3 8.3 .394 0.0 0.1 .182 1.6 2.2 .728 3.0 4.6 7.6 0.6 1.4 2.8 8.2
1970-71 23 MMP ABA 84 26.6 4.6 9.7 .481 0.0 0.2 .077 2.1 3.1 .674 3.7 4.4 8.1 1.8 1.6 3.0 11.4
1971-72 24 MMP ABA 84 36.9 6.0 12.8 .469 0.0 0.2 .125 2.9 3.8 .750 4.4 6.0 10.4 1.8 1.9 3.8 14.9
1972-73 25 MMT ABA 76 30.5 4.5 9.5 .476 0.0 0.1 .143 1.9 2.6 .737 3.2 4.7 7.9 1.5 1.7 3.7 11.0
1973-74 26 MMT ABA 81 35.1 5.6 12.3 .454 0.0 0.3 .115 2.0 2.7 .741 2.5 5.7 8.2 2.5 1.3 1.0 2.3 3.4 13.2
1974-75 27 KEN ABA 84 32.0 5.5 11.3 .483 0.0 0.1 .000 1.7 2.3 .735 2.4 4.9 7.2 3.0 1.3 0.8 2.4 4.2 12.6
1975-76 28 KEN ABA 83 31.7 5.8 12.2 .476 0.0 0.1 .500 1.9 2.5 .775 2.9 4.6 7.5 2.5 1.0 0.7 2.4 3.9 13.6
1976-77 29 IND NBA 80 33.9 5.5 12.7 .430 2.1 2.8 .744 2.7 4.8 7.6 2.4 1.3 1.0 3.8 13.0
1977-78 30 BUF NBA 79 21.7 2.9 6.5 .440 1.1 1.5 .706 1.3 2.9 4.2 1.5 0.9 0.5 1.7 3.2 6.8
Career TOT 725 30.2 4.9 10.6 .459 0.0 0.1 .143 1.9 2.6 .733 2.9 4.7 7.7 2.0 1.2 0.8 1.9 3.6 11.7
ABA 566 30.9 5.1 10.9 .465 0.0 0.1 .143 2.0 2.7 .734 3.2 5.0 8.2 2.0 1.2 0.8 2.0 3.6 12.2
NBA 159 27.8 4.2 9.6 .433 1.6 2.2 .731 2.0 3.9 5.9 1.9 1.1 0.8 1.7 3.5 9.9

Per 36 Minutes

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Season Age Tm Lg G GS MP FG FGA FG% 3P 3PA 3P% FT FTA FT% ORB DRB TRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS
1969-70 22 MMF ABA 74 1697 5.2 13.1 .394 0.0 0.2 .182 2.5 3.4 .728 4.7 7.3 12.0 1.0 2.2 4.4 12.9
1970-71 23 MMP ABA 84 2234 6.3 13.1 .481 0.0 0.2 .077 2.8 4.2 .674 5.0 6.0 11.0 2.4 2.2 4.0 15.4
1971-72 24 MMP ABA 84 3098 5.9 12.5 .469 0.0 0.2 .125 2.8 3.7 .750 4.3 5.9 10.2 1.8 1.9 3.7 14.6
1972-73 25 MMT ABA 76 2316 5.3 11.2 .476 0.0 0.1 .143 2.3 3.1 .737 3.8 5.6 9.4 1.8 2.0 4.4 13.0
1973-74 26 MMT ABA 81 2842 5.7 12.6 .454 0.0 0.3 .115 2.1 2.8 .741 2.6 5.8 8.4 2.6 1.3 1.0 2.3 3.5 13.6
1974-75 27 KEN ABA 84 2689 6.1 12.7 .483 0.0 0.1 .000 1.9 2.5 .735 2.7 5.5 8.1 3.4 1.4 0.9 2.7 4.7 14.1
1975-76 28 KEN ABA 83 2635 6.6 13.9 .476 0.0 0.1 .500 2.2 2.8 .775 3.3 5.2 8.5 2.9 1.1 0.7 2.7 4.5 15.4
1976-77 29 IND NBA 80 2709 5.8 13.5 .430 2.2 3.0 .744 2.9 5.1 8.0 2.5 1.4 1.1 4.1 13.8
1977-78 30 BUF NBA 79 1711 4.8 10.8 .440 1.8 2.5 .706 2.2 4.8 7.0 2.4 1.5 0.9 2.9 5.4 11.3
Career TOT 725 21931 5.8 12.7 .459 0.0 0.2 .143 2.3 3.1 .733 3.5 5.7 9.1 2.4 1.3 0.9 2.3 4.2 13.9
ABA 566 17511 5.9 12.7 .465 0.0 0.2 .143 2.3 3.2 .734 3.7 5.8 9.5 2.3 1.3 0.9 2.3 4.1 14.2
NBA 159 4420 5.4 12.5 .433 2.0 2.8 .731 2.6 5.0 7.6 2.5 1.4 1.0 2.9 4.6 12.9

Advanced

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Season Age Tm Lg G MP PER TS% eFG% ORB% DRB% TRB% AST% STL% BLK% TOV% USG% ORtg DRtg OWS DWS WS WS/48
1969-70 22 MMF ABA 74 1697 12.2 .441 .396 15.1 3.8 12.9 16.7 -0.9 1.5 0.6 0.017
1970-71 23 MMP ABA 84 2234 16.9 .516 .482 13.6 9.2 12.7 17.6 2.2 3.8 6.0 0.129
1971-72 24 MMP ABA 84 3098 14.9 .514 .470 9.8 15.1 12.3 7.1 11.6 16.3 2.4 5.0 7.4 0.114
1972-73 25 MMT ABA 76 2316 12.5 .516 .477 10.0 15.4 12.6 6.8 13.8 15.7 1.4 0.9 2.3 0.047
1973-74 26 MMT ABA 81 2842 14.1 .490 .456 7.4 16.9 12.1 10.4 1.8 1.6 14.4 18.4 101 106 2.0 2.0 4.0 0.067
1974-75 27 KEN ABA 84 2689 13.6 .512 .483 7.5 14.9 11.3 12.8 1.9 1.4 16.2 18.0 102 97 1.8 5.1 6.9 0.124
1975-76 28 KEN ABA 83 2635 13.6 .510 .477 9.0 13.6 11.4 10.8 1.4 1.1 15.3 18.9 103 103 2.3 3.1 5.4 0.098
1976-77 29 IND NBA 80 2709 12.7 .466 .430 7.6 14.2 10.8 9.6 1.7 1.5 101 1.5 2.3 3.7 0.066
1977-78 30 BUF NBA 79 1711 9.4 .473 .440 6.7 14.2 10.5 9.3 1.9 1.3 19.5 16.4 90 103 -0.6 1.4 0.9 0.024
Career TOT 725 21931 13.5 .496 .459 8.4 15.0 12.1 9.1 1.7 1.4 14.4 17.3 100 102 11.9 25.2 37.2 0.081
ABA 566 17511 14.1 .503 .466 8.7 15.2 12.5 9.0 1.7 1.4 13.9 17.4 102 102 11.0 21.5 32.6 0.089
NBA 159 4420 11.4 .469 .433 7.3 14.2 10.7 9.5 1.8 1.4 19.5 16.4 90 102 0.9 3.7 4.6 0.050

Playoffs

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Totals Shooting Per Game
Season Age Tm Lg G MP FG FGA 3P 3PA FT FTA ORB TRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS FG% 3P% FT% MP PTS TRB AST
1970-71 23 MMP ABA 4 158 28 56 0 0 4 6 21 49 13 7 17 60 .500 .667 39.5 15.0 12.3 3.3
1974-75 27 KEN ABA 15 454 62 142 0 1 19 24 48 100 48 17 12 30 60 143 .437 .000 .792 30.3 9.5 6.7 3.2
1975-76 28 KEN ABA 10 324 52 108 0 1 16 17 26 67 20 11 0 21 41 120 .481 .000 .941 32.4 12.0 6.7 2.0
Career ABA 29 936 142 306 0 2 39 47 95 216 81 28 12 58 118 323 .464 .000 .830 32.3 11.1 7.4 2.8

Playoffs Advanced

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Season Age Tm Lg G MP PER TS% eFG% ORB% DRB% TRB% AST% STL% BLK% TOV% USG% ORtg DRtg OWS DWS WS WS/48
1970-71 23 MMP ABA 4 158 19.3 .512 .500 12.8 10.7 0.2 0.4 0.5 0.160
1974-75 27 KEN ABA 15 454 12.0 .469 .437 10.5 11.6 11.1 14.0 1.8 1.6 16.4 16.2 101 100 0.1 0.8 1.0 0.100
1975-76 28 KEN ABA 10 324 11.4 .520 .481 8.0 12.8 10.4 7.7 1.6 0.0 15.4 16.5 105 109 0.2 0.3 0.5 0.069
Career ABA 29 936 13.0 .494 .464 9.5 12.1 10.8 11.6 1.7 0.9 15.1 16.4 102 104 0.5 1.5 1.9 0.100

All-Star Games

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Season Age Tm Lg G GS MP FG FGA FG% 3P 3PA 3P% FT FTA FT% ORB TRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS
1971-72 24 MMP ABA 1 10 1 3 .333 0 0 0 0 1 3 0 0 2 2
Career ABA 1 10 1 3 .333 0 0 0 0 1 3 0 0 2 2

Appearances on Leader Boards, Awards, and Honors

All-Star Games

1972 ABA

Honors

1974-75 ABA All-Defensive (1st)

Championships
(Minimum 1 playoff game)

1975 Kentucky Colonels (ABA)

Games

1970-71 ABA 84 (4)
1971-72 ABA 84 (2)
1974-75 ABA 84 (1)
Career ABA 566 (15)

Minutes Played

Career ABA 17511 (17)

Field Goals

Career ABA 2877 (25)

Field Goal Attempts

Career ABA 6187 (25)

Field Goal Pct

Career ABA .465 (55)

3-Pt Field Goal Attempts

Career ABA 84 (86)

Free Throws

Career ABA 1138 (50)

Free Throw Attempts

Career ABA 1551 (47)

Free Throw Pct

Career ABA .734 (68)

Offensive Rebounds

1971-72 ABA 371 (4)
Career ABA 1794 (6)
Career 2118 (76)

Defensive Rebounds

Career ABA 2828 (15)

Total Rebounds

Career ABA 4622 (13)

Assists

Career ABA 1141 (42)

Steals

Career ABA 297 (19)

Blocks

Career ABA 206 (16)

Turnovers

Career ABA 1110 (29)

Personal Fouls

1971-72 ABA 322 (3)
1974-75 ABA 353 (1)
1975-76 ABA 326 (3)
1976-77 NBA 305 (10)
Career ABA 2014 (7)

Points

Career ABA 6904 (31)

Minutes Per Game

Career ABA 30.9 (43)

Points Per Game

Career ABA 12.2 (47)

Rebounds Per Game

Career ABA 8.2 (27)

Player Efficiency Rating

Career ABA 14.1 (60)

True Shooting Pct

Career ABA .502 (83)

Effective Field Goal Pct

Career ABA .466 (65)

Offensive Rebound Pct

1972-73 ABA 10.0 (9)
Career ABA 8.7 (27)

Defensive Rebound Pct

Career ABA 15.2 (28)

Total Rebound Pct

Career ABA 12.5 (29)

Turnover Pct

Career ABA 13.9 (43)

Usage Pct

Career ABA 17.4 (69)

Offensive Rating

Career ABA 102.1 (27)

Defensive Rating

1974-75 ABA 97.5 (4)
Career ABA 102.0 (17)

Offensive Win Shares

Career ABA 11.0 (60)

Defensive Win Shares

1970-71 ABA 3.8 (9)
1971-72 ABA 5.0 (5)
1974-75 ABA 5.1 (5)
Career ABA 21.5 (11)

Win Shares

Career ABA 32.6 (31)

Win Shares Per 48 Minutes

Career ABA 0.089 (57)
   

Transactions

August 5, 1976: Drafted by the Indiana Pacers from the Kentucky Colonels in the dispersal draft.

October 3, 1977: Signed as a veteran free agent with the Buffalo Braves; the Indiana Pacers received a 1980 2nd round draft pick (Kenny Natt) as compensation.

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