NBA draft picks out of Murray State

Murray State basketball team is currently part of the NCAA Division I. The team plays in Ohio Valley conference and is known as the Racers.

25 players coming from Murray State has been selected in NBA draft history, 2 in first round (2 during last 10 years), 5 in second round and 1 among the top 3 picks. The last time a player out of Murray State was selected in NBA draft was in 2019.

NBA teams with most selected players out of Murray State: Houston Rockets (4 times), Oklahoma City Thunder (3), Los Angeles Lakers (2).

NBA draft picks out of Murray State1

2019212Ja MorantMemphis Grizzlies
201514114Cameron PayneOklahoma City Thunder
19682127Dick CunninghamPhoenix Suns
19662131Stewart JohnsonNew York Knicks
19893124Jeff MartinLos Angeles Clippers
19583351Quitman SullinsMinneapolis Lakers
20133424Isaiah CanaanHouston Rockets
199241214Popeye JonesHouston Rockets
199646217Marcus BrownPortland Trail Blazers
196755512Herb McPhersonSan Diego Rockets
19717153Hector BlondetPortland Trail Blazers
198089420Gary Ray HookerSeattle SuperSonics
1985110517Mike LahmDetroit Pistons
19671121010John DuncanSan Diego Rockets
1983129613Glenn GreenDenver Nuggets
1977131621Grover WoolardLos Angeles Lakers
197314295Les TaylorCleveland Cavaliers
197014296Claude VirdenSeattle SuperSonics
197114498Ron JohnstonBaltimore Bullets
1979184918Ray HookerWashington Bullets
1978193107Mike MuffGolden State Warriors
1956n.d.n.d.n.d.Howard CrittendonNew York Knicks
1953n.d.n.d.n.d.Garrett BeshearSyracuse Nationals
1952n.d.n.d.n.d.Benny PurcellBaltimore Bullets
1948n.d.n.d.n.d.Don ReaganChicago Stags
(1) Non NCAA international players are listed by their country