NBA players drafted/signed out of Kansas

The basketball team of Kansas is currently part of the NCAA Division I. The team plays in the Big 12 conference and is nicknamed as the Jayhawks.

89 players have been selected out of Kansas in NBA draft history, 35 in the first round (8 during the last 10 years), 21 in the second round and 5 among the top 3 picks. The last time a player out of Kansas was selected in the NBA draft was in 2022.

NBA teams with most selected players drafted out of Kansas: Boston Celtics (8 times), Sacramento Kings (6), Atlanta Hawks (5).

Active NBA players drafted/signed out of Kansas 1

Former NBA players out of Kansas 1

NameDraftPos.HtIn the NBA
Devon Dotson2020 (-)PG1.85/ 6'1''202020232
Cheick Diallo2016 (33)C/PF2.03/ 6'8''201620225
Marcus Garrett2021 (-)G/F1.96/ 6'5''202120221
Josh Jackson2017 (4)SF2.03/ 6'8''201720225
Ben McLemore2013 (7)G/F1.91/ 6'3''201320229
Malik Newman2018 (-)PG/SG1.91/ 6'3''201920222
Wayne Selden2016 (-)F/G1.93/ 6'4''201620224
Frank Mason III2017 (34)PG/SG1.80/ 5'11''201720214
Cole Aldrich2010 (11)C2.11/ 6'11''201020188
Darrell Arthur2008 (27)PF2.06/ 6'9''200820189
Tarik Black2014 (-)C2.06/ 6'9''201420184
Mario Chalmers2008 (34)PG1.88/ 6'2''200820189
Nick Collison2003 (12)C/PF2.08/ 6'10''2004201814
Jeff Withey2013 (39)C2.13/ 7'0''201320185
Paul Pierce1998 (10)SF2.01/ 6'7''1998201719
Thomas Robinson2012 (5)PF2.08/ 6'10''201220175
Brandon Rush2008 (13)G/F1.98/ 6'6''200820179
Cliff Alexander2015 (-)PF2.03/ 6'8''201520161
Drew Gooden2002 (4)C/PF2.08/ 6'10''2002201614
Kirk Hinrich2003 (7)PG/SG1.93/ 6'4''2003201613
Sasha Kaun2008 (56)C2.11/ 6'11''201520161
Xavier Henry2010 (12)G/F1.98/ 6'6''201020155
Tyshawn Taylor2012 (41)PG1.91/ 6'3''201220142
Josh Selby2011 (49)PG1.88/ 6'2''201120132
Sherron Collinsn.dPG1.80/ 5'11''201020111
Darnell Jackson2008 (52)PF2.03/ 6'8''200820113
Julian Wright2007 (13)SF2.03/ 6'8''200720114
Jacque Vaughn1997 (27)PG1.85/ 6'1''1997200912
Raef LaFrentz1998 (3)C2.11/ 6'11''1998200810
Keith Langford2005 (-)SG/PG1.93/ 6'4''200720081
Scot Pollard1997 (19)C2.11/ 6'11''1997200811
Billy Thomasn.dSG1.96/ 6'5''200420083
Wayne Simien2005 (29)PF2.06/ 6'9''200520072
Aaron Miles2005 (-)PG1.85/ 6'1''200520061
Greg Ostertag1995 (28)C2.18/ 7'2''1995200611
Danny Manning1988 (1)PF2.08/ 6'10''1988200315
Ryan Robertson1999 (45)SG1.96/ 6'5''199920001
Rex Walters1993 (16)SG/PG1.93/ 6'4''199320007
Adonis Jordan1993 (42)PG1.80/ 5'11''199319992
Greg Dreiling1986 (26)C2.16/ 7'1''1986199710
Darrin Hancock1994 (38)F/G2.00/ 6'7''199419973
Kevin Pritchard1990 (34)PG1.91/ 6'3''199019964
Mark Randall1991 (26)PF2.03/ 6'8''199119954
Cedric Hunter1987 (-)PG1.83/ 6'0''199119921
Rick Calloway1990 (-)SG1.98/ 6'6''199019911
Paul Mokeski1979 (42)C2.13/ 7'0''1979199112
Darnell Valentine1981 (16)PG1.85/ 6'1''198119919
Carl Henry1984 (80)SG1.98/ 6'6''198519861
Brian Martin1984 (185)PF/C2.05/ 6'9''198519861
Dave Robisch1971 (44)C/PF2.08/ 6'10''197619848
John Douglas1978 (118)SG1.88/ 6'2''198119832
Dave Magley1982 (28)SF2.03/ 6'8''198219831
Jo Jo White1969 (9)PG/SG1.91/ 6'3''1969198112
Roger Brown1971 (64)C2.11/ 6'11''197219804
Norman Cook1976 (16)SF2.03/ 6'8''197619782
Bud Stallworth1972 (7)F/G1.96/ 6'5''197219775
Walt Wesley1966 (6)C2.11/ 6'11''1966197610
Bill Bridges1961 (32)PF/C1.98/ 6'6''1962197513
Wilt Chamberlain1959 (1)C2.16/ 7'1''1959197314
Wayne Hightower1962 (7)PF/C2.03/ 6'8''196219675
Clyde Lovellette1952 (10)C/PF2.08/ 6'10''1953196411
Maury King1957 (48)PG1.88/ 6'2''195919632
Charlie Blackn.dPF/C1.96/ 6'5''194819523
Jack Eskridge1948 (-)C/PF1.96/ 6'5''194819491
Giff Rouxn.dPF/C1.96/ 6'5''194619493
O. Schnellbach.n.dF/G1.93/ 6'4''194819491

Other NBA draft picks out of Kansas 1

19471525Ray EvansNew York Knicks
19542234B.H. BornFort Wayne Pistons
19632942Nolen EllisonBaltimore Bullets
19673342Ron FranzDetroit Pistons
200142214Eric ChenowithNew York Knicks
198642218Ron KelloggAtlanta Hawks
198246223Tony GuyBoston Celtics
19814731Art HouseyDallas Mavericks
19694845Dave NashChicago Bulls
19545672Alan KelleyMilwaukee Hawks
19536784Dean KelleyFort Wayne Pistons
19867141Calvin ThompsonNew York Knicks
19657187George UnseldLos Angeles Lakers
19487271Otto SnellbacherProvidence Steamrollers
195973106Ron LoneskiSt. Louis Hawks
198875325Archie MarshallSan Antonio Spurs
195393114Gil ReichBoston Celtics
197899511Ken KoenigsCleveland Cavaliers
1966103133Al LopesBaltimore Bullets
197511072Rick SuttleLos Angeles Lakers
196811498Roger BohnenstielNew York Knicks
1977124614Herb NoblesDetroit Pistons
1975144818Roger MorningstarBoston Celtics
19691541113Bruce SloanPhiladelphia 76ers
1981160722John CrawfordPhiladelphia 76ers
1972184144Aubrey NashBaltimore Bullets
1984199915Kelly KnightUtah Jazz
19712071312Pierre RussellMilwaukee Bucks
19802111012Randy CarrollPhoenix Suns
(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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