1966 NCAA Men's Basketball All-Americans

The consensus 1966 College Basketball All-American team, as determined by aggregating the results of four major All-American teams.[1] To earn "consensus" status, a player must win honors from a majority of the following teams: the Associated Press, the USBWA, The United Press International and the National Association of Basketball Coaches.

1966 Consensus All-America teamEdit

Consensus First Team
Player Position Class Team
Dave Bing G Senior Syracuse
Clyde Lee F Senior Vanderbilt
Cazzie Russell F Senior Michigan
Dave Schellhase G/F Senior Purdue
Jimmy Walker G Junior Providence


Consensus Second Team
Player Position Class Team
Louie Dampier G Junior Kentucky
Matt Guokas G Junior St. Joseph's
Jack Marin F Senior Duke
Dick Snyder F Senior Davidson
Bob Verga G Senior Duke
Walt Wesley C Senior Kansas

Individual All-America teamsEdit

All-America Team
First team Second team Third team
Player School Player School Player School
Associated Press[2] Dave Bing Syracuse Matt Guokas Saint Joseph's Henry Finkel Dayton
Louie Dampier Kentucky Jack Marin Duke Thad Jaracz Kentucky
Clyde Lee Vanderbilt Dick Snyder Davidson Bob Lewis North Carolina
Cazzie Russell Michigan Bob Verga Duke Pat Riley Kentucky
Dave Schellhase Purdue Jimmy Walker Providence Walt Wesley Kansas
USBWA[3] Dave Bing Syracuse No second or third teams (10-man first team)
Clyde Lee Vanderbilt
Jack Marin Duke
Dick Nemelka Brigham Young
Pat Riley Kentucky
Cazzie Russell Michigan
Dave Schellhase Purdue
Dick Snyder Davidson
Jimmy Walker Providence
Walt Wesley Kansas
NABC[4] Dave Bing Syracuse John Austin Boston College Henry Finkel Dayton
Clyde Lee Vanderbilt Louie Dampier Kentucky Lou Hudson Minnesota
Cazzie Russell Michigan Matt Guokas Saint Joseph's Bob Lewis North Carolina
Dave Schellhase Purdue Bob Verga Duke Jack Marin Duke
Jimmy Walker Providence Walt Wesley Kansas Dick Nemelka Brigham Young
UPI[5] Dave Bing Syracuse Louie Dampier Kentucky John Austin Boston College
Clyde Lee Vanderbilt Matt Guokas Saint Joseph's Henry Finkel Dayton
Cazzie Russell Michigan Dick Snyder Davidson Lou Hudson Minnesota
Dave Schellhase Purdue Bob Verga Duke Jack Marin Duke
Jimmy Walker Providence Walt Wesley Kansas Pat Riley Kentucky

AP Honorable Mention:[6]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ NCAA Record Book - Award Winners p.137. Accessed 2009-04-30. Archived 2009-05-04.
  2. ^ AP All-America Teams
  3. ^ "USBWA Men's All-Americans". Archived from the original on 2009-05-05. Retrieved 2009-04-30.
  4. ^ All-America - Division I (1960's) Archived 2008-12-01 at the Wayback Machine
  5. ^ 2005 NCAA Basketball's Finest - All-Americans Archived 2009-07-21 at WebCite p.208
  6. ^ "Dampier (cont. from page 10)". The Paducah Sun. March 1, 1966. p. 11. Retrieved July 17, 2020 – via Newspapers.com.