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Basketball at the 1972 München Summer Games:

Men's Basketball Preliminary Round

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Events:

Host City: München, West Germany
Venue(s): Basketball Hall, Siegenburger Street, München
Date Started: August 27, 1972
Date Finished: September 3, 1972

Gold: URS Soviet Union
Silver: USA United States
Bronze: CUB Cuba

Group A

Rank Team NOC W D L PTS PF PA
1 United States USA 7 0 0 14 542 312
2 Cuba CUB 6 0 1 12 560 445
3 Brazil BRA 4 0 3 8 561 490
4 Czechoslovakia TCH 4 0 3 8 493 489
5 Spain ESP 3 0 4 6 486 500
6 Australia AUS 3 0 4 6 523 524
7 Japan JPN 1 0 6 2 442 643
8 Egypt EGY 0 0 7 0 440 644

Group B

Rank Team NOC W D L PTS PF PA
1 Soviet Union URS 7 0 0 14 639 479
2 Italy ITA 5 0 2 10 547 471
3 Yugoslavia YUG 5 0 2 10 582 484
4 Puerto Rico PUR 5 0 2 10 570 531
5 West Germany FRG 3 0 4 6 482 518
6 Poland POL 2 0 5 4 520 536
7 Philippines PHI 1 0 6 2 526 666
8 Senegal SEN 0 0 7 0 405 586