NBA draft picks out of Louisville

Louisville basketball team is currently part of the NCAA Division I. The team plays in Big East conference and is known as the Cardinals.

71 players coming from Louisville has been selected in NBA draft history, 23 in first round (4 during last 10 years), 19 in second round and 5 among the top 3 picks. The last time a player out of Louisville was selected in NBA draft was in 2016.

NBA teams with most selected players out of Louisville: Golden State Warriors (9 times), Sacramento Kings (8), Atlanta Hawks (6).

NBA draft picks out of Louisville1
YEARPICKROUNDPOS.PLAYERTEAM
1989111Pervis EllisonSacramento Kings
1980212Darrell GriffithUtah Jazz
1968212Wes UnseldBaltimore Bullets
1957212Charles TyraDetroit Pistons
1983313Rodney McCrayHouston Rockets
1990616Felton SpencerMinnesota Timberwolves
1984818Lancaster GordonLos Angeles Clippers
1975818Junior BridgemanLos Angeles Lakers
1952818Bob LochmuellerSyracuse Nationals
1996919Samaki WalkerDallas Mavericks
196910110Butch BeardAtlanta Hawks
19591022Don GoldsteinDetroit Pistons
200911111Terrence WilliamsNew Jersey Nets
19611324Fred SawyerLos Angeles Lakers
200914114Earl ClarkPhoenix Suns
200315115Reece GainesOrlando Magic
19621526Enoch OlsenCincinnati Royals
19571527Jim MorganSyracuse Nationals
201516116Terry RozierBoston Celtics
199416116Clifford RozierGolden State Warriors
19721623Jim PriceLos Angeles Lakers
197718118Wesley CoxGolden State Warriors
19611829John TurnerChicago Packers
19491826Jack ColemanRochester Royals
199119119LaBradford SmithWashington Bullets
198919119Kenny PaynePhiladelphia 76ers
198619119Billy ThompsonAtlanta Hawks
201321121Gorgui DiengUtah Jazz
200523123Francisco GarciaSacramento Kings
199425125Greg MinorLos Angeles Clippers
19782523Rick WilsonAtlanta Hawks
19543043Chuck NoblePhiladelphia Warriors
20153222Montrezl HarrellHouston Rockets
198635211Milt WagnerDallas Mavericks
198235212Derek SmithGolden State Warriors
197535217Allen MurphyPhoenix Suns
198436212Charles A. JonesPhoenix Suns
198336212Scooter McCraySeattle SuperSonics
20163727Chinaku OnuakuHouston Rockets
1950374n.d.Ken ReevesBoston Celtics
196942313Mike GrossoPhiladelphia 76ers
199445218Dwayne MortonGolden State Warriors
201447217Russ SmithPhiladelphia 76ers
199751223DeJuan WheatLos Angeles Lakers
19785137Ricky GallonBuffalo Braves
19825539Jerry EavesUtah Jazz
201356226Peyton SivaDetroit Pistons
19575984Bill DarraghSt. Louis Hawks
19696053Jerry KingSeattle SuperSonics
198861311Herbert CrookIndiana Pacers
197762318Phil BondHouston Rockets
197084516Mike GrossoMilwaukee Bucks
195884132Jerry DuPontCincinnati Royals
197290610Ron ThomasSeattle SuperSonics
197293613Henry BaconGolden State Warriors
1979102514Larry WilliamsDenver Nuggets
1961104133Howard StacySt. Louis Hawks
198611862Jeff HallIndiana Pacers
198212065Poncho WrightKansas City Kings
1981130615Roger BurkmanChicago Bulls
197413387Bill ButlerAtlanta Hawks
1980150712Bobby TurnerNew York Knicks
19721531010Al VilcheckPhoenix Suns
1968191162Fred HoldenChicago Bulls
1956n.d.n.d.n.d.Phil RollinsPhiladelphia Warriors
1956n.d.n.d.n.d.Jerry MoremanRochester Royals
1955n.d.n.d.n.d.John PrudhoeRochester Royals
1952n.d.n.d.n.d.Bob BrownPhiladelphia Warriors
1948n.d.n.d.n.d.Jack ColemanProvidence Steamrollers
1948n.d.n.d.n.d.Hugh ComptonPhiladelphia Warriors
1947n.d.n.d.n.d.Jack KnopfSt. Louis Bombers
(1) Non NCAA international players are listed by their country