NBA draft picks out of Michigan State

Michigan State basketball team is currently part of the NCAA Division I. The team plays in Big 10 conference and is known as the Spartans.

60 players coming from Michigan State has been selected in NBA draft history, 19 in first round (3 during last 10 years), 15 in second round and 1 among the top 3 picks. The last time a player out of Michigan State was selected in NBA draft was in 2016.

NBA teams with most selected players out of Michigan State: Detroit Pistons (10 times), Golden State Warriors (6), Chicago Bulls (6).

NBA draft picks out of Michigan State1
YEARPICKROUNDPOS.PLAYERTEAM
1979111Earvin JohnsonLos Angeles Lakers
1979414Greg KelserDetroit Pistons
2001515Jason RichardsonGolden State Warriors
1991515Steve SmithMiami Heat
1959616Johnny GreenNew York Knicks
1995818Shawn RespertPortland Trail Blazers
198411111Kevin WillisAtlanta Hawks
197211111Ralph SimpsonChicago Bulls
197612112Terry FurlowPhiladelphia 76ers
201614114Denzel ValentineChicago Bulls
200014114Mateen CleavesDetroit Pistons
19601426Horace WalkerSt. Louis Hawks
201415115Adreian PayneAtlanta Hawks
19551731Al FerrariSt. Louis Hawks
201419119Gary HarrisChicago Bulls
200119120Zach RandolphPortland Trail Blazers
198520120Sam VincentBoston Celtics
200021121Morris PetersonToronto Raptors
198622122Scott SkilesMilwaukee Bucks
19592236Bob AndereggNew York Knicks
19812421Jay VincentDallas Mavericks
200625125Shannon BrownCleveland Cavaliers
200628128Maurice AgerDallas Mavericks
19852824Ken JohnsonChicago Bulls
20163121Deyonta DavisBoston Celtics
20063424Paul DavisLos Angeles Clippers
20123525Draymond GreenGolden State Warriors
199439212Anthony MillerGolden State Warriors
199543214Eric SnowMilwaukee Bucks
199648219Jamie FeickPhiladelphia 76ers
19664858Stan WashingtonLos Angeles Lakers
200950220Goran SutonUtah Jazz
19695047Lee LafayetteSan Francisco Warriors
200251223Marcus TaylorMinnesota Timberwolves
200151223Andre HutsonMilwaukee Bucks
199352225Mike PeplowskiSacramento Kings
199252225Matt SteigengaChicago Bulls
201556226Branden DawsonNew Orleans Pelicans
198758312Darryl JohnsonGolden State Warriors
19585983Jack QuiggleDetroit Pistons
197564410Lindsay HairstonDetroit Pistons
195873104Larry HeddenPhiladelphia Warriors
19807445Ron CharlesChicago Bulls
19717557Rudy BenjaminSan Diego Rockets
19879755Vernon CarrSacramento Kings
19779759Bob ChapmanKansas City Kings
196498141Pete GentBaltimore Bullets
197411173Mike RobinsonCleveland Cavaliers
1967114111Bubba SmithBaltimore Bullets
197511779Peter DavisNew York Knicks
198312468Derek PerryDetroit Pistons
1967135132Matthew AitchDetroit Pistons
197314598Bill KelgoreDetroit Pistons
1986155716Larry PolecDetroit Pistons
1981181820Mike BrkovichMilwaukee Bucks
198219399Kevin SmithDetroit Pistons
1984203919Ben TowerDetroit Pistons
1956n.d.n.d.n.d.Julius McCoySt. Louis Hawks
1955n.d.n.d.n.d.Bob ArmstrongRochester Royals
1952n.d.n.d.n.d.Gordon StaufferIndianapolis Olympians
(1) Non NCAA international players are listed by their country