1946 NCAA Men's Basketball All-Americans

The consensus 1946 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 Helms Athletic Foundation, Converse, The Sporting News, and True Magazine.

1946 Consensus All-America team

Consensus First Team
Player Position Class Team
Leo Klier F Senior Notre Dame
Bob Kurland C Senior Oklahoma A&M
George Mikan C Senior DePaul
Max Morris F Senior Northwestern
Sid Tanenbaum G Junior NYU
Consensus Second Team
Player Position Class Team
Charles B. Black F Junior Kansas
John Dillon G Sophomore North Carolina
Billy Hassett G Senior Notre Dame
Tony Lavelli F Freshman Yale
Jack Parkinson G Junior Kentucky
Ken Sailors G Senior Wyoming

Individual All-America teams

All-America Team
First team Second team Third team
Player School Player School Player School
Helms[2] Charles B. Black Kansas Ernie Calverley Rhode Island Nicholas Buzolich Pepperdine
Paul Huston Ohio State Billy Gabor Syracuse John Dillon North Carolina
Jim Jordan North Carolina Jackie Goldsmith Long Island Bill Flynt Arkansas
Leo Klier Notre Dame Paul Hoffman Purdue Wally Hatkevich Penn State
Bob Kurland Oklahoma A&M Ed Koffenberger Duke Jack Hewson Temple
Tony Lavelli Yale Don Otten Bowling Green Tony Jaros Minnesota
George Mikan DePaul Fred Quinn Idaho Bobby Lowther LSU
Max Morris Northwestern Jackie Robinson Baylor Garland O'Shields Tennessee
Jack Parkinson Kentucky Herb Wilkinson Iowa Red Rocha Oregon State
Sid Tanenbaum NYU Andy Wolfe California John Wallace Indiana
Converse Leo Klier Notre Dame John Dillon North Carolina Charles B. Black Kansas
Bob Kurland Oklahoma A&M Ed Koffenberger Duke Ernie Calverley Rhode Island
George Mikan DePaul Don Otten Bowling Green Paul Huston Ohio State
Max Morris Northwestern Ken Sailors Wyoming Tony Lavelli Yale
Jack Parkinson Kentucky Rollie Seltz Hamline Sid Tanenbaum NYU
True Magazine Billy Hassett Notre Dame Vince Boryla Notre Dame Charles B. Black Kansas
Leo Klier Notre Dame Harry Boykoff St. John's Bill Hall Marshall
Bob Kurland Oklahoma A&M Jack Goldsmith Long Island Dick Ives Iowa
George Mikan DePaul Milo Komenich Wyoming Jack Parkinson Kentucky
Ken Sailors Wyoming Max Morris Northwestern Sid Tanenbaum NYU
Sporting News John Dillon North Carolina Charles B. Black Kansas Billy Gabor Syracuse
Bob Kurland Oklahoma A&M Wyndol Gray Harvard Tony Lavelli Yale
George Mikan DePaul Leo Klier Notre Dame Red Rocha Oregon State
Max Morris Northwestern George Kok Arkansas Ken Sailors Wyoming
Sid Tanenbaum NYU Herb Wilkinson Iowa Jack Tingle Kentucky


  1. ^ NCAA Record Book - Award Winners p.137. Accessed 2009-05-05. Archived 2009-05-04.
  2. ^ 2005 NCAA Basketball's Finest - All-Americans (Helms, Converse, True Magazine & Sporting News) p.208. Accessed 2009-06-21. Archived 2009-07-21.
Max Morris

Glen Max Morris (March 13, 1925 – January 8, 1998) was an American professional basketball and American football player. He was a consensus All-American in both sports for Northwestern University and later played professional football for the Chicago Rockets and Brooklyn Dodgers of the All-America Football Conference. He also played in the NBA for the Sheboygan Red Skins.

Helms Foundation

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