NBA players drafted/signed out of Akron

The basketball team of Akron is currently part of the NCAA Division I. The team plays in the Mid-American conference and is nicknamed as the Zips.

9 players have been selected out of Akron in NBA draft history, 0 in the first round (0 during the last 10 years), 1 in the second round and 0 among the top 3 picks. The last time a player out of Akron was selected in the NBA draft was in 1987.

NBA teams with most selected players drafted out of Akron: Golden State Warriors (2 times).

Active NBA players drafted/signed out of Akron 1

No players drafted/signed out of Akron are currently playing in the NBA.

Former NBA players out of Akron 1

NameDraftPos.HtIn the NBA
Bill Turner1967 (27)SF/PF2.01/ 6'7''196719736
Fritz Nagy1947 (11)F/G1.88/ 6'2''194819491
Ned Endressn.dF/G1.88/ 6'2''194619471

Other NBA draft picks out of Akron 1

195084712Lou ArkoSyracuse Nationals
19489189Joe WahlPhiladelphia Warriors
1975119711Nate BarnettHouston Rockets
198712268Marcel BoycePhoenix Suns
198414273Joe JakubickCleveland Cavaliers
1973171116Len PaulDetroit Pistons
(1) Non NCAA international players are listed by the country in which they were playing when drafted or signed if undrafted.
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