Chuck Williams (basketball)

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Chuck Williams
No. 21, 23, 15, 4, 11
Point guard
Personal information
Born (1946-06-06) June 6, 1946 (age 68)
Boulder, Colorado
Nationality American
Listed height 6 ft 2 in (1.88 m)
Listed weight 175 lb (79 kg)
Career information
High school East (Denver, Colorado)
College Colorado (1965–1968)
NBA draft 1968 / Round: 6 / Pick: 76th overall
Selected by the Philadelphia 76ers
Pro career 1970–1978
Career history
1970–1971 Pittsburgh Condors (ABA)
1971–1972 Denver Rockets (ABA)
19721974 San Diego Conquistadors (ABA)
1974 Kentucky Colonels (ABA)
1974–1975 Memphis Sounds (ABA)
19751976 Denver Nuggets (ABA / NBA)
1976–1978 Buffalo Braves
Career highlights and awards
Career ABA and NBA statistics
Points 6,894 (10.8 ppg)
Rebounds 1,489 (2.3 rpg)
Assists 2,869 (4.5 apg)
Stats at Basketball-Reference.com

Edward "Chuck" Williams (born June 6, 1946) is a retired American basketball player who competed in both the National Basketball Association (NBA) and the rival American Basketball Association (ABA). A 6' 2" (1.88 m) guard from the University of Colorado, he played eight professional seasons (1970–1978), spending time with multiple teams including the Pittsburgh Condors (ABA), the Denver Nuggets (ABA, then NBA), the San Diego Conquistadors (ABA), the Kentucky Colonels (ABA), the Memphis Sounds (ABA), the Baltimore Claws (ABA), the Virginia Squires (ABA) and the Buffalo Braves (NBA). Williams's finest season occurred in 1972-73, when he averaged 17.7 points and 7.7 assists for the Conquistadors. He retired in 1978 with career totals of 6,849 points and 2,869 assists.

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