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1969 NBA Draft

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Date: Monday, April 7, 1969
Location: New York, New York

Number of Picks: 218 (47 played in NBA)
First Overall Pick: Kareem Abdul-Jabbar (273.4 Win Shares)

Most Win Shares: K. Abdul-Jabbar (273.4), B. Dandridge (80.3) and S. Mix (57.6)

All-Stars: 6 (K. Abdul-Jabbar, B. Beard, B. Dandridge, S. Mix, N. Van Lier and J. White)

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218 Selections

Stats shown are for the player's NBA career
Round 1 Totals Shooting Per Game Advanced
Pk Tm Player College G MP PTS TRB AST FG% 3P% FT% MP PTS TRB AST WS WS/48
1 MIL Kareem Abdul-Jabbar University of California, Los Angeles 1560 57446 38387 17440 5660 .559 .056 .721 36.8 24.6 11.2 3.6 273.4 .228
2 PHO Neal Walk University of Florida 568 13832 7157 4392 1214 .459 .758 24.4 12.6 7.7 2.1 30.3 .105
3 SEA Lucius Allen University of California, Los Angeles 702 20159 9407 2205 3174 .463 .760 28.7 13.4 3.1 4.5 42.0 .100
4 DET Terry Driscoll Boston College 244 3281 1015 1026 189 .425 .690 13.4 4.2 4.2 0.8 5.0 .074
5 CHI Larry Cannon La Salle University 19 335 117 36 52 .386 .679 17.6 6.2 1.9 2.7 -0.2 -0.029
6 SDR Bingo Smith University of Tulsa 865 22407 10882 3630 1734 .449 .284 .798 25.9 12.6 4.2 2.0 33.3 .071
7 SFW Bob Portman Creighton University 221 2937 1254 729 128 .443 .780 13.3 5.7 3.3 0.6 4.4 .071
8 CIN Herm Gilliam Purdue University 578 15026 6252 2175 2225 .441 .792 26.0 10.8 3.8 3.8 20.8 .066
9 BOS Jo Jo White University of Kansas 837 29941 14399 3345 4095 .444 .167 .834 35.8 17.2 4.0 4.9 54.0 .087
10 ATL Butch Beard University of Louisville 605 14283 5622 2042 2189 .487 .771 23.6 9.3 3.4 3.6 32.8 .110
11 NYK John Warren St. John's University 303 4931 1814 687 564 .430 .827 16.3 6.0 2.3 1.9 4.3 .042
12 LAL Willie McCarter Drake University 155 2842 1090 248 304 .402 .656 18.3 7.0 1.6 2.0 -1.0 -0.018
13 PHI Bud Ogden Santa Clara University 74 490 257 106 48 .445 .692 6.6 3.5 1.4 0.6 0.7 .072
14 BAL Mike Davis Virginia Union University 204 4298 2189 470 365 .424 .772 21.1 10.7 2.3 1.8 4.8 .054
15 LAL Rick Roberson University of Cincinnati 423 10356 3826 3522 591 .440 .585 24.5 9.0 8.3 1.4 14.6 .068
Round 2 Totals Shooting Per Game Advanced
Pk Tm Player College G MP PTS TRB AST FG% 3P% FT% MP PTS TRB AST WS WS/48
16 CHI Simmie Hill West Texas A&M University
17 MIL Bob Greacen Rutgers University 43 335 111 65 40 .372 .600 7.8 2.6 1.5 0.9 -0.1 -0.015
18 SEA Ronald Taylor University of Southern California
19 DET Willie Norwood Alcorn State University 430 7341 3209 1597 364 .488 .697 17.1 7.5 3.7 0.8 17.6 .115
20 CHI Ken Spain University of Houston
21 SDR Bernie Williams La Salle University 128 1936 890 240 278 .371 .808 15.1 7.0 1.9 2.2 -0.2 -0.005
22 SFW Ed Siudet College of the Holy Cross
23 CHI Johnny Baum Temple University 65 556 292 129 31 .414 .690 8.6 4.5 2.0 0.5 0.3 .026
24 PHO Gene Williams Kansas State University
25 ATL Wally Anderzunas Creighton University 44 370 159 82 9 .392 .630 8.4 3.6 1.9 0.2 -0.2 -0.023
26 NYK Bill Bunting University of North Carolina
27 LAL Dick Garrett Southern Illinois University 339 8729 3475 1004 849 .423 .863 25.7 10.3 3.0 2.5 6.0 .033
28 PHI Willie Taylor LeMoyne College
29 BAL Willie Scott Alabama State University
Round 3 Totals Shooting Per Game Advanced
Pk Tm Player College G MP PTS TRB AST FG% 3P% FT% MP PTS TRB AST WS WS/48
30 PHO Floyd Kerr Colorado State University
31 MIL Skeeter Swift East Tennessee State University
32 SEA Lee Winfield North Texas State University 403 7383 2959 828 1003 .474 .668 18.3 7.3 2.1 2.5 12.1 .079
33 PHO Lamar Green Morehead State University 360 6448 1863 2295 263 .430 .650 17.9 5.2 6.4 0.7 6.9 .052
34 CHI Norm Van Lier Saint Francis University 746 26171 8770 3596 5217 .414 .780 35.1 11.8 4.8 7.0 47.8 .088
35 SDR Charles Bonaparte Norfolk State University
36 SFW Tom Hagan Vanderbilt University
37 CIN Luther Rackley Xavier University 221 3443 1337 1003 143 .451 .626 15.6 6.0 4.5 0.6 4.7 .065
38 BOS Julius Keye Alcorn State University
39 PHO Lloyd Kerr Colorado State University
40 NYK Eddie Mast Temple University 112 881 283 265 51 .385 .604 7.9 2.5 2.4 0.5 0.4 .019
41 CIN Luther Green Long Island University 5 32 3 3 0 .000 .333 6.4 0.6 0.6 0.0 -0.3 -0.444
42 PHI Mike Grosso University of Louisville
43 BAL Fred Carter Mount St. Mary's University 611 18328 9271 2381 2122 .425 .693 30.0 15.2 3.9 3.5 14.8 .039
Round 4 Totals Shooting Per Game Advanced
Pk Tm Player College G MP PTS TRB AST FG% 3P% FT% MP PTS TRB AST WS WS/48
44 PHO Dennis Stewart University of Michigan 2 6 4 3 1 .250 1.000 3.0 2.0 1.5 0.5 0.0 .015
45 MIL Bob Dandridge Norfolk State University 839 29502 15530 5715 2846 .484 .167 .780 35.2 18.5 6.8 3.4 80.3 .131
46 SEA Hal Booker Cheyney University of Pennsylvania
47 DET Ted Wierman Washington State University
48 CHI Dave Nash University of Kansas
49 SDR Johnny Allen Bethune-Cookman College
50 SFW Lee Lafayette Michigan State University
51 CIN Ron Sanford University of New Mexico
52 BOS Steve Kuberski Bradley University 568 7897 3114 2146 338 .417 .767 13.9 5.5 3.8 0.6 11.4 .069
53 ATL Billy Hann University of Tennessee
54 NYK Elnardo Webster Saint Peter's College
55 ATL Don Griffin Stanford University
56 PHI Dave Scholz University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign 1 1 2 0 0 1.000 1.0 2.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 1.316
57 BAL Gene Ford Western Michigan University
Round 5 Totals Shooting Per Game Advanced
Pk Tm Player College G MP PTS TRB AST FG% 3P% FT% MP PTS TRB AST WS WS/48
58 PHO Rich Jones University of Memphis 34 877 360 194 46 .385 .760 25.8 10.6 5.7 1.4 0.6 .033
59 MIL Ken Heitz University of California, Los Angeles
60 SEA Jerry King University of Louisville
61 DET Steve Mix University of Toledo 787 18827 8355 4159 1393 .498 .286 .803 23.9 10.6 5.3 1.8 57.6 .147
62 CHI Chris Ellis Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University
63 SDR Charles Hentz University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff
64 SFW Willie Wise Drake University 77 1413 617 256 142 .459 .644 18.4 8.0 3.3 1.8 2.5 .085
65 CIN Jake Ford University of Maryland Eastern Shore 31 249 126 20 35 .462 .764 8.0 4.1 0.6 1.1 0.7 .133
66 BOS George Thompson Marquette University 73 1983 780 181 225 .443 .785 27.2 10.7 2.5 3.1 2.7 .064
67 ATL Mike Mitchell West Texas A&M University
68 NYK Gene Littles High Point University
69 LAL Wil Jones Albany State University 159 4420 1578 938 305 .433 .731 27.8 9.9 5.9 1.9 4.6 .050
70 PHI Joe Cromer Temple University
71 BAL Willie Jackson Morehead State University
Round 6 Totals Shooting Per Game Advanced
Pk Tm Player College G MP PTS TRB AST FG% 3P% FT% MP PTS TRB AST WS WS/48
72 PHO Dan Sadlier University of Dayton
73 MIL John Arthurs Tulane University 11 86 35 14 17 .343 .733 7.8 3.2 1.3 1.5 0.0 -0.004
74 SEA Ben McGilmer University of Iowa
75 DET Larry Jeffries Trinity University
76 CHI George Tinsley Kentucky Wesleyan College
77 SDR Bob Tallent George Washington University
78 SFW Dan Obravak University of Dayton
79 CIN Mel Coleman University of Wisconsin-Stout
80 BOS Dolph Pulliam Drake University
81 ATL Guy Mackner South Dakota State University
82 NYK Dwight Durante Cawtaba College
83 LAL Dick Grubar University of North Carolina
84 PHI John Jones Villanova University
85 BAL Paul Loveday University of California
Round 7 Totals Shooting Per Game Advanced
Pk Tm Player College G MP PTS TRB AST FG% 3P% FT% MP PTS TRB AST WS WS/48
86 PHO Bill Sweet University of California, Los Angeles
87 MIL Bill Keller Purdue University
88 SEA Greg Wittman Western Carolina University
89 DET Steve Vandenberg Duke University
90 CHI Frank Judge Huston-Tillotson University
91 SDR Lynn Shackelford University of California, Los Angeles
92 SFW Pat Foley University of the Pacific
93 CIN L.C. Bowen Bradley University
94 BOS Jim Johnson University of Wisconsin
95 ATL Bob Bundy Vanderbilt University
96 NYK Chris Thomforde Princeton University
97 LAL Kari Liimbo Brigham Young University
98 PHI Dave Hamilton West Virginia State University
99 BAL Jeff Claypool Grove City College
Round 8 Totals Shooting Per Game Advanced
Pk Tm Player College G MP PTS TRB AST FG% 3P% FT% MP PTS TRB AST WS WS/48
100 PHO Bob Edwards Arizona State University
101 MIL John Schell University of Wisconsin
102 SEA Theartis Wallace Central Washington University
103 DET Bob Arnzen University of Notre Dame 55 594 301 152 24 .462 .865 10.8 5.5 2.8 0.4 1.0 .082
104 CHI Roger Moller Westmar University
105 SDR Bill DeHeer Indiana University
106 SFW Steve Rippe University of California, Santa Barbara
107 CIN Merton Bancroft Missouri State University
108 BOS Bob Whitmore University of Notre Dame
109 ATL Bob Christian Grambling State University 246 3012 942 1002 203 .486 .704 12.2 3.8 4.1 0.8 5.7 .091
110 NYK Jim Healey Rockhurst University
111 LAL Joe Smith Oklahoma State University
112 PHI Jim Bowles Trinity University
113 BAL Barry White Hofstra University
Round 9 Totals Shooting Per Game Advanced
Pk Tm Player College G MP PTS TRB AST FG% 3P% FT% MP PTS TRB AST WS WS/48
114 PHO Steve Jennings University of Southern California
115 MIL Jim Satalin St. Bonaventure University
116 SEA Vince Fritz Oregon State University
117 DET George Reynolds University of Houston 10 44 21 14 12 .421 .714 4.4 2.1 1.4 1.2 0.1 .055
118 CHI Sterling Burke Northwestern University
119 SDR Larry Cheatham University of Tulsa
120 SFW Greg Reed California State University, Sacramento
121 CIN James Hurley Transylvania University
122 BOS Gordon Smith University of Cincinnati
123 ATL Pete Gayeska University of Massachusetts Amherst
124 NYK Roger Walaszak Columbia University
125 LAL Jim Smith Northern Illinois University
126 PHI Larry Lewis Saint Francis University
127 BAL Gary Major Duquesne University
Round 10 Totals Shooting Per Game Advanced
Pk Tm Player College G MP PTS TRB AST FG% 3P% FT% MP PTS TRB AST WS WS/48
128 PHO Rich Abrahamson University of Oregon
129 MIL Willie Brown Middle Tennessee State University
130 SEA Al Cueto University of Tulsa
131 DET Bill English Winston-Salem State University
132 CHI Al Smith Bradley University
133 SDR Lee Sims Ashland University
134 SFW Dick Chapman San Francisco State University
135 CIN Bill Bowes Elon University
136 BOS Jim Picka High Point University
137 ATL Dick Stewart Rutgers University
138 NYK Frank McLaughlin Fordham University
139 LAL Phil Argento University of Kentucky
140 PHI Bill Justus University of Tennessee
141 BAL Frank Bartleson Tennessee Technological University
Round 11 Totals Shooting Per Game Advanced
Pk Tm Player College G MP PTS TRB AST FG% 3P% FT% MP PTS TRB AST WS WS/48
142 PHO Fred Lind Duke University
143 MIL Bob Presley University of California
144 SEA Jim Connolly Bowling Green State University
145 DET Rusty Clark University of North Carolina
146 CHI Larry Bergh Weber State University
147 SDR Justus Thigpen Weber State University 19 101 48 10 8 .400 5.3 2.5 0.5 0.4 -0.1 -0.061
148 SFW Rich Holmberg Saint Mary's College of California
149 CIN Jim Supple Georgetown University
150 BOS Larry Frinston Kenyon College
151 ATL Loran Bracci California State University, Northridge
152 NYK Marvin Lewis Long Island University, Southampton Campus
153 LAL Ron Peret Texas A&M University
154 PHI Bruce Sloan University of Kansas
155 BAL Gerald McKee Ohio University
Round 12 Totals Shooting Per Game Advanced
Pk Tm Player College G MP PTS TRB AST FG% 3P% FT% MP PTS TRB AST WS WS/48
156 PHO Bob Miller University of Toledo
157 MIL Jack Lutz Carthage College
158 SEA John Smith University of Puget Sound
159 CHI Harry Hall University of Wyoming
160 SDR Raul Duarte South Dakota State University
161 SFW Joe Callahan San Francisco State University
162 CIN Mike Davis Colorado State University
163 BOS Rod Forbes Boston State University
164 ATL Dave Jones University of La Verne
165 NYK Bill O'Rourke St. John Fisher College
166 LAL Jack Gillespie Montana State University
167 PHI Fatty Taylor La Salle University 79 1548 301 211 288 .420 .569 19.6 3.8 2.7 3.6 2.1 .066
168 BAL Bob Washington University of Tulsa
Round 13 Totals Shooting Per Game Advanced
Pk Tm Player College G MP PTS TRB AST FG% 3P% FT% MP PTS TRB AST WS WS/48
169 PHO Andy White University of Texas at El Paso
170 MIL Lee Osgood Northeastern University
171 SEA Bob Burrow Seattle Pacific University
172 CHI Rick Kirkland Norfolk State University
173 SDR Joe McBride Augusta State University
174 CIN Ted Johnson Baldwin-Wallace College
175 BOS Billy Evans Boston College
176 ATL Dick Barton University of California, Riverside
177 NYK James Wyatt Northwestern State University
178 LAL Mallory Chestnutt Tuskegee University
179 BAL Bill Thompson Shepherd College
Round 14 Totals Shooting Per Game Advanced
Pk Tm Player College G MP PTS TRB AST FG% 3P% FT% MP PTS TRB AST WS WS/48
180 PHO Marv Schmitt
181 MIL Laymon Stewart Lakeland College
182 SEA Jerry Conley Morehead State University
183 CHI Bill Boight Southern Methodist University
184 SDR Mike Heckman University of California, Irvine
185 ATL Mike Dahl Oglethorpe University
186 NYK Rich Travis Oklahoma City University
187 LAL Mack Calvin University of Southern California 222 3326 1552 276 550 .420 .125 .848 15.0 7.0 1.2 2.5 5.9 .086
188 BAL Perry Johnson Robert Morris University (PA)
Round 15 Totals Shooting Per Game Advanced
Pk Tm Player College G MP PTS TRB AST FG% 3P% FT% MP PTS TRB AST WS WS/48
189 PHO Bob Beamon University of Texas at El Paso
190 MIL Stan Wiodarszek La Salle University
191 SEA Ernie Powell University of Southern California
192 SDR Jerry Nickens Tougaloo College
193 ATL Norm Carmichael University of Virginia
194 BAL Jodie Harrison University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Round 16 Totals Shooting Per Game Advanced
Pk Tm Player College G MP PTS TRB AST FG% 3P% FT% MP PTS TRB AST WS WS/48
195 PHO Wayne Huckel Davidson College
196 MIL Bill Voigt Southern Methodist University
197 SEA Danny Cornett Morehead State University
198 SDR Dick Groves San Jose State University
199 ATL Buddy Cornelius Jacksonville State University
200 BAL Phil Harris Texas A&M University
Round 17 Totals Shooting Per Game Advanced
Pk Tm Player College G MP PTS TRB AST FG% 3P% FT% MP PTS TRB AST WS WS/48
201 PHO Howie Dickerman Central Connecticut State University
202 MIL Lynn Phillips Southern Methodist University
203 SEA Steve Honeycutt Kansas State University
204 SDR Steve Howell Ohio State University
205 ATL John Tolmie United States Naval Academy
206 BAL Tom Haggart Brandeis University
Round 18 Totals Shooting Per Game Advanced
Pk Tm Player College G MP PTS TRB AST FG% 3P% FT% MP PTS TRB AST WS WS/48
207 PHO Al Nuness University of Minnesota
208 MIL Ken Hall Westminster College of Pennsylvania
209 SDR Joe Pridgen North Carolina Central University
210 ATL Cliff Parsons United States Air Force Academy
211 BAL Chip Case University of Virginia
Round 19 Totals Shooting Per Game Advanced
Pk Tm Player College G MP PTS TRB AST FG% 3P% FT% MP PTS TRB AST WS WS/48
212 PHO Solomon Davis Kentucky State University
213 SDR Blaine Royer Illinois State University
214 ATL Grady O'Malley Manhattan College 24 113 50 26 10 .350 .421 4.7 2.1 1.1 0.4 -0.3 -0.136
215 BAL Brian Heaney Acadia University 14 70 28 4 6 .542 .500 5.0 2.0 0.3 0.4 0.2 .106
Round 20 Totals Shooting Per Game Advanced
Pk Tm Player College G MP PTS TRB AST FG% 3P% FT% MP PTS TRB AST WS WS/48
216 PHO Jim Plump Northern Arizona University
217 ATL Carl Rodwell University of California, Riverside
218 BAL Stan McKain Southern University and A&M College