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1948 BAA Draft

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Date: Monday, May 10, 1948
Location: Chicago, Illinois

Number of Picks: 113 (48 played in BAA/NBA)
First Overall Pick: Andy Tonkovich (-0.4 Win Shares)

Most Win Shares: D. Schayes (142.4), H. Gallatin (78.4) and B. Wanzer (63.9)

All-Stars: 5 (J. Coleman, B. Gabor, H. Gallatin, D. Schayes and B. Wanzer)

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113 Selections

Stats shown are for the player's NBA career
Round 1 Totals Shooting Per Game Advanced
Rk Pk Tm Player College Yrs G MP PTS TRB AST FG% 3P% FT% MP PTS TRB AST WS WS/48
1 1 PRO Andy Tonkovich Marshall University 1 17 44 10 .268 .667 2.6 0.6 -0.4
2 2 INJ George Kok University of Arkansas
3 3 BOS George Hauptfuhrer Harvard University
4 4 NYK Dolph Schayes New York University 15 996 29800 18438 11256 3072 .380 .849 34.4 18.5 12.1 3.1 142.4 .192
5 5 CHS Ed Mikan DePaul University 6 323 2779 2163 1093 296 .320 .756 20.3 6.7 5.5 0.9 3.6 .000
6 6 BLB Walt Budko Columbia University 4 253 1126 2037 684 471 .342 .757 17.9 8.1 5.4 1.9 13.7 .065
7 7 STB Robert Gale Cornell University
8 8 FTW Ward Williams Indiana University 1 53 215 82 .237 .750 4.1 1.5 1.8
9 9 MNL Chuck Hanger University of California
10 10 ROC Bobby Wanzer Seton Hall University 9 568 12128 6924 1979 1830 .393 .802 32.5 12.2 4.5 3.2 63.9 .156
11 11 PHW Don Ray Western Kentucky University 1 61 364 60 .323 .698 6.0 1.0 1.3
12 12 WSC Jack Nichols University of Washington 9 505 10703 5269 2793 965 .368 .752 26.9 10.4 6.9 1.9 24.8 .061
Other Picks Totals Shooting Per Game Advanced
Rk Pk Tm Player College Yrs G MP PTS TRB AST FG% 3P% FT% MP PTS TRB AST WS WS/48
13 BLB Jim Black Occidental College
14 BLB Darrell Brown Humboldt State University 1 3 4 0 .333 .000 1.3 0.0 0.0
15 BLB Robert Carroll West Virginia University
16 BLB Jake Carter East Texas State University 1 24 82 24 .307 .679 3.4 1.0 0.7
17 BLB Marvin English Newberry College
18 BLB Gene Fellmoth Wittenberg University
19 BLB J.W. Fullerton Arkansas State University
20 BLB Marshall Gemberling Lebanon Valley College
21 BLB Vince Hansen Washington State University
22 BLB Joe Holland University of Kentucky 3 186 737 1084 510 327 .331 .621 13.4 5.8 4.2 1.8 1.9 .037
23 BLB Wayne Jones American International College
24 BLB Dan Kraus Georgetown University 1 13 21 7 .143 .458 1.6 0.5 -0.3
25 BLB Herb Krautblatt Rider University 1 10 13 4 .222 .455 1.3 0.4 -0.1
26 BLB Paul Marcincin Moravian College
27 BOS Johnny Bach Fordham University 1 34 119 25 .286 .680 3.5 0.7 0.8
28 BOS Norman Carey Oregon State University
29 BOS Bob Curran College of the Holy Cross
30 BOS Neil Dooley Colgate University
31 BOS Jack Hauser University of Denver
32 BOS Marshall Hawkins University of Tennessee 1 39 152 51 .282 .689 3.9 1.3 -0.1
33 BOS Tom Kelly New York University 1 27 191 38 .335 .616 7.1 1.4 1.4
34 BOS Murray Mitchell Sam Houston State University 1 2 2 2 .333 1.0 1.0 0.0
35 BOS Guinn Phillips Texas Wesleyan University
36 BOS Ray Wehde Iowa State University
37 CHS Hook Dillon University of North Carolina 1 22 36 5 .182 .727 1.6 0.2 -0.4
38 CHS Whitey Kachan DePaul University 1 52 112 37 .268 .643 2.2 0.7 0.7
39 CHS Mickey Marty Loras College
40 CHS Ed Mills University of Wisconsin
41 CHS Don Reagan Murray State University
42 CHS Joe Shafer Wheaton College
43 CHS Odie Spears Western Kentucky University 8 479 8104 4161 1409 917 .366 .763 22.9 8.7 4.0 1.9 27.6 .111
44 CHS Fred Weber Siena College
45 FTW Bobby Cook University of Wisconsin 1 51 587 158 .358 .790 11.5 3.1 1.9
46 FTW Link Richmond University of Arizona
47 FTW Kenny Rollins University of Kentucky 3 168 426 817 45 344 .309 .750 9.9 4.9 1.0 2.0 4.2 .011
48 FTW Murray Wier University of Iowa 1 56 429 107 .327 .693 7.7 1.9 1.6
49 INJ Reede Berg University of Oregon
50 INJ Jack Coleman Louisiana State University
51 INJ Alex Hannum University of Southern California 8 516 7713 3078 2013 857 .354 .629 19.8 6.0 4.5 1.7 11.4 .028
52 INJ Norman Kohler University of North Carolina
53 INJ Andy Kostecka Georgetown University 1 21 135 14 .418 .614 6.4 0.7 1.7
54 INJ Ray Lumpp New York University 5 300 2739 2462 391 654 .366 .767 23.4 8.2 2.2 2.2 15.5 .067
55 INJ Bob Paxton University of North Carolina
56 INJ Jack Phoenix University of Idaho
57 INJ Dick Wehr Rice University 1 9 12 3 .238 .333 1.3 0.3 -0.1
58 MNL Cliff Crandall Oregon State University
59 MNL Arnie Ferrin University of Utah 3 178 1037 271 278 .332 .686 5.8 4.0 1.6 7.6
60 MNL Earl Gardner DePauw University 1 50 89 19 .376 .464 1.8 0.4 0.7
61 MNL Dee Gibson Western Kentucky University 1 44 281 126 .314 .718 6.4 2.9 2.7
62 MNL Ken Jastrow University of Denver
63 MNL Bob Lowther Louisiana State University
64 MNL Johnny Orr Beloit College 1 34 92 20 .339 .857 2.7 0.6 -0.1
65 MNL Junior Skogland Gustavus Adolphus
66 MNL Quentin Stinson Southern Illinois University
67 NYK Gene Berce Marquette University 1 3 10 2 .313 .000 3.3 0.7 -0.1
68 NYK Leland Byrd West Virginia University
69 NYK Harry Gallatin Truman State University 10 682 15813 8843 6684 1208 .398 .773 31.9 13.0 11.9 1.8 78.4 .182
70 NYK Keith Grimes East Central University
71 NYK Mel McGaha University of Arkansas 1 51 176 51 .318 .591 3.5 1.0 1.5
72 NYK Ed Peterson Cornell University 2 115 804 288 99 .384 .627 7.0 5.4 0.9 6.6
73 NYK Tex Ritter Eastern Kentucky University 3 151 789 65 145 .348 .674 5.2 1.9 1.0 5.7
74 NYK Dick Shrider Ohio University 1 4 1 2 .333 0.3 0.5 0.0
75 NYK John Stanisch University of California, Los Angeles
76 PHW William Brown University of Maryland
77 PHW Hugh Compton University of Louisville
78 PHW Joe Nelson Brigham Young University
79 PHW Clint Pace Pepperdine University
80 PHW Roy Pugh Southern Methodist University 1 23 32 9 .255 .316 1.4 0.4 -0.2
81 PHW Tom Short Kansas Wesleyan
82 PHW Joe Wahl University of Akron
83 PHW Andy Wolfe University of California
84 PRO Al Bennett Oklahoma State University
85 PRO Jack Coleman University of Louisville 9 633 16479 6721 5186 1749 .416 .695 33.1 10.6 9.2 2.8 47.7 .107
86 PRO Ed Faber Trinity University
87 PRO Verl Heap Arizona State University
88 PRO Otto Snellbacher University of Kansas
89 PRO Brady Walker Brigham Young University 4 228 699 1603 549 328 .380 .633 20.0 7.0 5.4 1.4 6.9 .066
90 ROC Alex Athas Tulane University
91 ROC Bill Gabor Syracuse University 6 307 3680 2997 448 626 .344 .737 19.4 9.8 1.8 2.0 11.2 .081
92 ROC Ed Keim Niagara University
93 ROC Leo Kubiak Bowling Green State University 1 62 710 201 .326 .814 11.5 3.2 0.5
94 ROC Johnny Macknowski Seton Hall University 2 117 823 110 134 .317 .727 7.0 1.9 1.1 2.7
95 ROC Lionel Melamed City College of New York
96 ROC Hank O'Keefe Canisius College
97 ROC Warren Stickel Syracuse University
98 ROC Paul Yesavi Niagara University
99 STB Jack Burmaster University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign 1 61 598 179 .333 .681 9.8 2.9 -0.4
100 STB Gordon Flick Drake University
101 STB John Hoppin Dickinson College
102 STB Dan London Washington University in Saint Louis
103 STB D. Miller Saint Louis University
104 STB Easy Parham Texas Wesleyan University 3 133 712 9 285 .316 .522 5.4 1.3 2.1 0.4
105 STB D.C. Wilcutt Saint Louis University 2 59 128 80 .339 .733 2.2 1.4 1.1
106 WSC Fred Bartell University of Oregon
107 WSC Ed Hughes San Jose State University
108 WSC Thorton Jenkins University of Missouri
109 WSC Leo Katkaveck North Carolina State University 2 107 457 136 .317 .685 4.3 1.3 1.9
110 WSC C.T. Parker Louisiana Tech University
111 WSC Jack Parkinson University of Kentucky 1 4 3 2 .083 1.000 0.8 0.5 -0.2
112 WSC Don Walker Sam Houston State University
113 WSC Al Williams University of Arkansas