NBA draft picks out of Eastern Kentucky

Eastern Kentucky basketball team is currently part of the NCAA Division I. The team plays in Ohio Valley conference and is known as the Colonels.

27 players coming from Eastern Kentucky has been selected in NBA draft history, 1 in first round (0 during last 10 years), 0 in second round and 1 among the top 3 picks. The last time a player out of Eastern Kentucky was selected in NBA draft was in 1981.

NBA teams with most selected players out of Eastern Kentucky: New York Knicks (5 times), Sacramento Kings (2), Detroit Pistons (2).

NBA draft picks out of Eastern Kentucky1
YEARPICKROUNDPOS.PLAYERTEAM
1952212Jim BaechtoldBaltimore Bullets
1950253n.d.Charles MrazovichIndianapolis Olympians
19602945Carl ColeSyracuse Nationals
196630310Ed BodkinChicago Bulls
196832310Garfield SmithBoston Celtics
1950374n.d.Paul HicksTri-Cities Blackhawks
19614048Carl ColeBoston Celtics
19724942George BryantBuffalo Braves
19594971Dale MooreCincinnati Royals
198164318Tom BakerSan Antonio Spurs
19707456Boyd LynchSeattle SuperSonics
196282102Ralph RichardsonNew York Knicks
196384151Ron PickettNew York Knicks
19799759Jim TillmanMilwaukee Bucks
197697611Carl BrownPhoenix Suns
1965110163Bob TolanSt. Louis Hawks
1970115713Willie WoodsLos Angeles Lakers
1970154101Toke ColemanSan Diego Rockets
1973191143Charles MitchellCleveland Cavaliers
19711941212Carl GreenfieldNew York Knicks
1980197918Jim TillmanSeattle SuperSonics
1956n.d.n.d.n.d.Jack AdamsNew York Knicks
1953n.d.n.d.n.d.Elmer TolsonBaltimore Bullets
1953n.d.n.d.n.d.Jim BinghamFort Wayne Pistons
1953n.d.n.d.n.d.Dick WhiteFort Wayne Pistons
1953n.d.n.d.n.d.Will BalesRochester Royals
1948n.d.n.d.n.d.Goebel RitterNew York Knicks
(1) Non NCAA international players are listed by their country