NBA players drafted/signed out of Southern Illinois

The basketball team of Southern Illinois is currently part of the NCAA Division I. The team plays in the Missoury Valley conference and is nicknamed as the Salukis.

18 players have been selected out of Southern Illinois in NBA draft history, 2 in the first round (0 during the last 10 years), 3 in the second round and 0 among the top 3 picks. The last time a player out of Southern Illinois was selected in the NBA draft was in 1995.

NBA teams with most selected players drafted out of Southern Illinois: Los Angeles Lakers (3 times), Cleveland Cavaliers (2), Portland Trail Blazers (2).

Active NBA players drafted/signed out of Southern Illinois 1

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

Former NBA players out of Southern Illinois 1

NameDraftPos.HtIn the NBA
Troy Hudsonn.dPG1.85/ 6'1''1997200811
Chris Carr1995 (56)G/F1.96/ 6'5''199520016
Ashraf Amayan.dPF2.03/ 6'8''199519972
Mike Glenn1977 (23)PG/SG1.88/ 6'2''1977198710
Joe Meriweather1975 (11)C/PF2.08/ 6'10''1975198510
Walt Frazier1967 (5)PG1.93/ 6'4''1967198013
Nate Hawthorne1973 (118)SG1.93/ 6'4''197319763
Dick Garrett1969 (27)SG/PG1.91/ 6'3''196919745
Chico Vaughn1962 (28)SG/PG1.88/ 6'2''196219675

Other NBA draft picks out of Southern Illinois 1

196927212Eldo GarrettLos Angeles Lakers
19805539Wayne AbramsCleveland Cavaliers
198565318Ken PerryWashington Bullets
19667082George McNeilDetroit Pistons
196596132Joe RamseyBaltimore Bullets
1948106105Quentin StinsonMinneapolis Lakers
1982111519Rod CampSeattle SuperSonics
197213293Greg StarrickCleveland Cavaliers
1971155103Greg StarrickPortland Trail Blazers
197916791Milt HugginsUtah Jazz
1979181915Gary WilsonKansas City Kings
1970235182Bruce ButchkoPortland Trail Blazers
(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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