Earl K. Twombley
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    Forward
HS: Herkimer, NY
Born: 1/23/1883 Canton, NY
Season Stats
Season Cl Pos G GS FG FGA % FT FTA % Fls DQ Pts PPG
1900-01 So F
4
4
                 
0.0
1901-02 Jr F
5
5
                +12
0.0
1902-03 Sr F
+1
+1
               
+2
0.0
1903-04 Gr F
+8
+7
+15              
+30
0.0
Career    
+18
+17
+15
0
0.0
0
0
0.0
0
0
+44
0.0

Earl Twombley was a speedy forward for Syracuse for four seasons. He was one of the fastest players on the court, and was the top sprinter on the Syracuse track team. He was also a left end on the Syracuse football team.

Earl TwombleyTwombley played for the Syracuse basketball club his freshman year, 1899-1900, before the sport was recognized as an official university team. As a sophomore, he started all four games of the first official Syracuse basketball season.

Twombley would start five of the six games his junior season. As a senior, he was named captain of the team, and would continue to start most of the games. He would play a fourth year on the varsity as a post graduate student, primarily as a reserve.

His name was often spelled as Twombly in the Syracuse newspapers.

[Note 1901-02 statistics missing scoring from four games, 1903-04 missing eleven games, and 1902-03 for 9 games, noted by the +]

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