1970-1971 Sam Smith/Louie Dampier ABA Kentucky Colonels Worn Warm-Up Pants

In the back waistband of the pants is the "Rawlings" manufacturers size 32 tag. Next to this is the original player embroidered patch “5” with the wash instructions tag next to it. Player number “10” is written in the back waistband in black marker. The pants show game-use and appear to have no alterations of any kind. Originally issued and worn by Sam Smith and then later re-issued and worn by Louie Dampier.

Notes: Years of existence: 1967-69 through 1975-76. Colors: 1967-68 through 1969-70: Chartreuse (Green) & White, 1970-71 through 1973-74: Blue & White, 1974-75 through 1975-76: Red, White & Blue. Home Arenas: 1967-68 through 1969-70: Convention Center (5,900), 1970-71 through 1975-76: Freedom Hall (16,613), 1975-76: Cincinnati Riverfront Coliseum - 14 games only (16,850). Coaches: 1967-68: John Givens & Gene Rhodes, 1968-69 through 1969-70: Gene Rhodes, 1970-71: Gene Rhodes, Alex Groza & Frank Ramsey, 1971-72 through 1972-73: Joe Mullaney, 1973-74: Babe McCarthy, 1974-75 through 1975-76: Hubie Brown.