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1974 NBA Draft

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Date: Tuesday, May 28, 1974
Location: New York, New York

Number of Picks: 178 (62 played in NBA)
First Overall Pick: Bill Walton (39.3 Win Shares)

Most Win Shares: G. Gervin (88.1), B. Jones (73.7) and J. Wilkes (71.3)

All-Stars: 12 (J. Drew, G. Gervin, B. Jones, B. Knight, M. Lucas, T. Robinson, C. Russell, P. Smith, B. Walton, S. Wedman, J. Wilkes and B. Winters)

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178 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 POR Bill Walton University of California, Los Angeles 10 468 13250 6215 4923 1590 .521 .000 .660 28.3 13.3 10.5 3.4 39.3 .142
2 2 PHI Marvin Barnes Providence College 6 171 3718 1569 946 252 .442 .672 21.7 9.2 5.5 1.5 4.4 .057
3 3 SEA Tom Burleson North Carolina State University 7 446 9425 4190 2794 601 .445 .000 .726 21.1 9.4 6.3 1.3 22.9 .117
4 4 PHO John Shumate University of Notre Dame 5 318 9201 3920 2388 574 .516 .000 .720 28.9 12.3 7.5 1.8 24.5 .128
5 5 HOU Bobby Jones University of North Carolina 12 774 20177 8911 4256 1888 .550 .000 .780 26.1 11.5 5.5 2.4 73.7 .175
6 6 KCO Scott Wedman University of Colorado 13 906 25927 11916 4355 1771 .481 .335 .794 28.6 13.2 4.8 2.0 53.7 .099
7 7 ATL Tom Henderson University of Hawaii 9 650 17690 6088 1494 3136 .433 .000 .739 27.2 9.4 2.3 4.8 22.1 .060
8 8 CLE Campy Russell University of Michigan 9 566 16781 8953 2696 1684 .459 .366 .772 29.6 15.8 4.8 3.0 35.8 .103
9 9 BUF Tom McMillen University of Maryland 11 729 14770 5914 2913 788 .483 .120 .806 20.3 8.1 4.0 1.1 27.2 .088
10 10 ATL Mike Sojourner University of Utah 3 191 4282 1658 1237 172 .480 .671 22.4 8.7 6.5 0.9 8.2 .092
11 11 GSW Jamaal Wilkes University of California, Los Angeles 12 828 27275 14644 5117 2050 .499 .135 .759 32.9 17.7 6.2 2.5 71.3 .125
12 12 LAL Brian Winters University of South Carolina 9 650 19938 10537 1688 2674 .475 .363 .842 30.7 16.2 2.6 4.1 38.6 .093
13 13 WSB Len Elmore University of Maryland 10 505 8384 2327 2146 459 .413 .000 .715 16.6 4.6 4.2 0.9 13.3 .076
14 14 CHI Maurice Lucas Marquette University 14 855 24787 12339 7520 1987 .473 .111 .763 29.0 14.4 8.8 2.3 58.7 .114
15 15 DET Al Eberhard University of Missouri 4 220 4138 1490 760 175 .433 .797 18.8 6.8 3.5 0.8 5.3 .062
16 16 CHI Cliff Pondexter California State University, Long Beach 3 197 2856 778 747 218 .416 .667 14.5 3.9 3.8 1.1 4.7 .079
17 17 BOS Glenn McDonald California State University, Long Beach 3 146 1493 609 215 99 .400 .732 10.2 4.2 1.5 0.7 1.1 .034
18 18 MIL Gary Brokaw University of Notre Dame 4 241 4724 1928 407 715 .446 .713 19.6 8.0 1.7 3.0 5.3 .054
Round 2 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
19 19 PHI Don Smith University of Dayton 1 54 538 283 30 47 .408 1.000 10.0 5.2 0.6 0.9 0.0 .004
20 20 POR Jan Van Breda Kolff Vanderbilt University 9 434 10155 2596 1778 815 .439 .300 .814 23.4 6.0 4.1 1.9 15.1 .071
21 21 LAL Billy Knight University of Pittsburgh 11 671 18412 10561 3037 1435 .506 .274 .830 27.4 15.7 4.5 2.1 48.5 .126
22 22 WSB Truck Robinson Tennessee State University 11 772 25141 11988 7267 1348 .483 1.000 .662 32.6 15.5 9.4 1.7 52.7 .101
23 23 HOU Gus Bailey University of Texas at El Paso 5 147 1346 389 244 168 .406 1.000 .510 9.2 2.6 1.7 1.1 0.8 .029
24 24 KCO Len Kosmalski University of Tennessee 2 76 506 110 144 53 .398 .778 6.7 1.4 1.9 0.7 0.6 .052
25 25 ATL John Drew Gardner-Webb University 11 739 21828 15291 5088 1224 .470 .175 .748 29.5 20.7 6.9 1.7 68.9 .152
26 26 SEA Leonard Gray California State University, Long Beach 3 224 6058 2408 1169 490 .469 .739 27.0 10.8 5.2 2.2 9.9 .079
27 27 CHI Leon Benbow Jacksonville University 2 115 1838 628 214 183 .394 .759 16.0 5.5 1.9 1.6 1.7 .044
28 28 NOJ Aaron James Grambling State University 5 356 7671 3829 1470 370 .481 .760 21.5 10.8 4.1 1.0 13.1 .082
29 29 GSW Phil Smith University of San Francisco 9 659 19166 9924 1978 2561 .476 .253 .779 29.1 15.1 3.0 3.9 41.1 .103
30 30 WSB Dennis DuVal Syracuse University 2 50 267 96 31 34 .361 .667 5.3 1.9 0.6 0.7 0.0 .001
31 31 PHO Fred Saunders Syracuse University 4 210 2899 1107 624 224 .443 .682 13.8 5.3 3.0 1.1 3.1 .051
32 32 NYK Jesse Dark Virginia Commonwealth University 1 47 401 170 37 30 .471 .550 8.5 3.6 0.8 0.6 0.3 .034
33 33 DET Eric Money University of Arizona 6 426 10827 5211 894 1623 .494 .748 25.4 12.2 2.1 3.8 14.8 .065
34 34 POR Phil Lumpkin Miami University 2 82 1162 272 82 225 .424 .812 14.2 3.3 1.0 2.7 0.7 .028
35 35 BOS Kevin Stacom Providence College 6 347 4539 1781 511 524 .417 .500 .768 13.1 5.1 1.5 1.5 3.1 .032
36 36 POR Rubin Collins University of Maryland Eastern Shore
Round 3 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
37 37 PHI Connie Norman University of Arizona 3 99 1213 595 145 94 .439 .820 12.3 6.0 1.5 0.9 1.2 .047
38 38 CLE Foots Walker State University of West Georgia 10 658 15036 4199 1686 3111 .435 .227 .762 22.9 6.4 2.6 4.7 31.0 .099
39 39 CLE Kevin Restani University of San Francisco 8 550 10114 3386 2206 747 .486 .205 .717 18.4 6.2 4.0 1.4 14.8 .070
40 40 PHO George Gervin Eastern Michigan University 14 791 26536 20708 3607 2214 .511 .297 .844 33.5 26.2 4.6 2.8 88.1 .159
41 41 HOU Robert Wilson Iowa State University
42 42 PHI Harvey Catchings Hardin-Simmons University 11 725 13182 2335 3639 608 .435 .000 .647 18.2 3.2 5.0 0.8 21.2 .077
43 43 ATL Darrell Elston University of North Carolina 2 5 40 5 6 2 .143 .500 8.0 1.0 1.2 0.4 -0.2 -0.218
44 44 SEA Tal Skinner University of Maryland Eastern Shore 2 145 2798 660 608 152 .434 .633 19.3 4.6 4.2 1.0 3.4 .058
45 45 BUF Kim Hughes University of Wisconsin 6 341 5719 932 1592 319 .449 .333 16.8 2.7 4.7 0.9 7.1 .059
46 46 NOJ Bruce King University of Texas-Pan American
47 47 GSW Frank Kendrick Purdue University 1 24 121 80 36 6 .403 .818 5.0 3.3 1.5 0.3 0.3 .119
48 48 LAL Jim Bradley Northern Illinois University
49 49 PHO Earl Williams Winston-Salem State University 4 146 1882 664 814 126 .432 .475 12.9 4.5 5.6 0.9 2.7 .069
50 50 NYK Rudy Jackson Hutchinson Community College
51 51 DET Roland Grant New Mexico State University
52 52 CHI Bobby Wilson Wichita State University 4 143 1498 792 167 110 .426 .773 10.5 5.5 1.2 0.8 1.7 .053
53 53 BOS Roscoe Pondexter California State University, Long Beach
54 54 MIL Greg McDougald Oral Roberts University
Round 4 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
55 55 PHI Butch Taylor Jacksonville University
56 56 POR Mickey Johnson Aurora University 12 904 25005 12748 6465 2677 .449 .165 .800 27.7 14.1 7.2 3.0 58.6 .113
57 57 CLE James Foster University of Connecticut
58 58 PHO Randy Allen Indiana University of Pennsylvania
59 59 HOU Larry Robinson University of Texas at Austin
60 60 KCO Lloyd Batts University of Cincinnati
61 61 ATL Ed Palubinskas Louisiana State University
62 62 SEA William Gordon University of Maryland Eastern Shore
63 63 BUF Bernie Harris Virginia Commonwealth University 1 11 25 5 8 1 .182 .500 2.3 0.5 0.7 0.1 -0.1 -0.190
64 64 NOJ Ray Price University of Washington
65 65 GSW Willie Biles University of Tulsa
66 66 WSB Stan Washington University of San Diego 1 1 4 0 0 0 .000 4.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 -0.195
67 67 LAL Ron de Vries Illinois State University
68 68 NYK Roy Ebron University of Louisiana at Lafayette
69 69 DET Mickey Martin University of Pittsburgh
70 70 CHI Jim Forbes University of Texas at El Paso
71 71 BOS Lerman Battle Fairmont State University
72 72 MIL Lionel Billingy Duquesne University
Round 5 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
73 73 PHI Gary Crowthers Hardin-Simmons University
74 74 POR Bernard Hardin University of New Mexico
75 75 CLE Gary Novak University of Notre Dame
76 76 PHO Ralph Bobik Creighton University
77 77 HOU Owen Wells University of Detroit Mercy 1 33 214 99 35 22 .420 .682 6.5 3.0 1.1 0.7 0.1 .018
78 78 KCO Terry Compton Vanderbilt University
79 79 ATL Tyrone Medley University of Utah
80 80 SEA Dean Tolson University of Arkansas 3 80 681 402 179 34 .546 .545 8.5 5.0 2.2 0.4 2.2 .153
81 81 BUF Tony Byers Wake Forest University
82 82 NOJ Ed Searcy St. John's University 1 4 12 6 0 1 .333 1.000 3.0 1.5 0.0 0.3 0.0 -0.086
83 83 GSW Steve Erickson Oregon State University
84 84 LAL Seymour Reed Bradley University
85 85 WSB Gary Anderson University of Washington
86 86 NYK Greg Jackson Guilford College 1 49 802 182 69 96 .415 .581 16.4 3.7 1.4 2.0 -0.1 -0.005
87 87 DET Joe Newman Temple University
88 88 CHI Randy Knowles Texas A&M University
89 89 BOS Ben Clyde Florida State University 1 25 157 69 41 5 .431 .778 6.3 2.8 1.6 0.2 0.2 .066
90 90 MIL John Johnson University of Denver
Round 6 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
91 91 PHI Mark Westra University of Southern California
92 92 POR Dan Anderson University of Southern California 2 95 1067 347 91 166 .472 .846 11.2 3.7 1.0 1.7 1.6 .071
93 93 CLE Aron Stewart University of Richmond
94 94 PHO Collis Temple Louisiana State University
95 95 HOU Lawrence Johnson Prairie View A&M University
96 96 KCO Ron Kennedy University of Arizona
97 97 ATL Sam Hervey Southern Methodist University
98 98 SEA Wardell Jackson Ohio State University 1 56 939 243 133 30 .397 .718 16.8 4.3 2.4 0.5 0.3 .015
99 99 BUF Gary Link University of Missouri
100 100 NOJ Lawrence McCray Florida State University
101 101 GSW John Errecart University of the Pacific
102 102 WSB Roy McPipe Montana State University, Billings
103 103 LAL Billy Morris Saint Louis University
104 104 NYK Terry Mikan St. Thomas University
105 105 DET Mike Sylvester University of Dayton
106 106 CHI Robert Rosier St. Thomas University
107 107 BOS Gene Harmon Creighton University
108 108 MIL Larry Williams Kansas State University
Round 7 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
109 109 PHI Dave Stoczynski Gannon University
110 110 POR Doug Richards Brigham Young University
111 111 CLE Mike Robinson Michigan State University
112 112 PHO Clyde Dickey Boise State University
113 113 HOU Kevin Fitzgerald Oklahoma State University
114 114 KCO Mark Browne Missouri Western State College
115 115 ATL Greg Lee University of California, Los Angeles 2 5 35 6 2 11 .500 1.000 7.0 1.2 0.4 2.2 0.0 .041
116 116 SEA Jerry Faulkner State University of West Georgia
117 117 BUF Tommy Curtis University of California, Los Angeles
118 118 NOJ Joel Copeland Old Dominion University
119 119 GSW Brady Allen University of California
120 120 LAL Dennis Van Zant Azusa Pacific University
121 121 WSB Tom Turner State University of West Georgia
122 122 NYK Billy Smith Mercer University
123 123 DET Sammy High University of Tulsa
124 124 CHI Geoff Roberts University of Missouri
125 125 BOS Ron Brown Pennsylvania State University
126 126 MIL Bob Hornstein West Virginia University
Round 8 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
127 127 PHI Jimmy Powell Middle Tennessee State University
128 128 POR Eldridge Broussard Pacific University
129 129 CLE Kerry Hughes University of Wisconsin
130 130 PHO Tom Holland University of Oklahoma
131 131 HOU Steve Brooks Arkansas State University
132 132 KCO Richie O'Connor Fairfield University
133 133 ATL Bill Butler University of Louisville
134 134 SEA Leonard Coulter Morehead State University
135 135 BUF Glenn Price St. Bonaventure University
136 136 NOJ Jay Piccola Roanoke College
137 137 GSW Clarence Allen University of California, Santa Barbara
138 138 WSB Steve Platt Huntington University
139 139 LAL Bob Florence University of Nevada, Las Vegas
140 140 NYK Dennis McDermott St. Francis College
141 141 DET Greg Newman Drexel University
142 142 CHI Sam McCants Oral Roberts University
143 143 BOS Richard Wallace Georgia Southern University
144 144 MIL Ralph Palamar Cameron University
Round 9 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
145 145 PHI Perry Warbington Georgia Southern University 1 5 70 10 8 16 .190 1.000 14.0 2.0 1.6 3.2 -0.3 -0.178
146 146 POR Lee Haven University of Colorado
147 147 CLE Jim Buskofsky Upper Iowa University
148 148 PHO Ted Evans University of Oklahoma
149 149 HOU Ken Stalling University of Missouri-Rolla
150 150 KCO Jeff Dawson University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
151 151 ATL Lon Kruger Kansas State University
152 152 SEA Bertrand du Pont Dillard University
153 153 BUF John Falconi Davidson College
154 154 NOJ Ken Boyd Boston University 1 6 25 19 5 2 .538 .455 4.2 3.2 0.8 0.3 0.1 .109
155 155 GSW Carl Meier University of California
156 156 WSB Mark Raterink Boston College
157 157 NYK Earl Brown Lafayette College
158 158 DET Gary Deitelhoff Millikin University
159 159 CHI Jerry Davenport Cameron University
160 160 BOS Al Skinner University of Massachusetts Amherst 6 203 4460 1884 673 526 .437 .808 22.0 9.3 3.3 2.6 6.2 .067
161 161 MIL Mike Deane State University of New York at Potsdam
Round 10 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
162 162 PHI Larry Witherspoon Towson University
163 163 POR Ron Jones Oregon State University
164 164 CLE Jim Kelly Loras College
165 165 PHO Mark Wasley Arizona State University
166 166 HOU Marcus Washington Marquette University
167 167 KCO Dennis White University of Arkansas
168 168 ATL Brendy Lee University of Nebraska
169 169 SEA Rod Derline Seattle University 2 107 1005 518 86 71 .419 .786 9.4 4.8 0.8 0.7 0.8 .039
170 170 BUF Andy Rimol Princeton University
171 171 NOJ Walt McGary University of Tennessee at Chattanooga
172 172 GSW Marvin Buckley University of Nevada, Reno
173 173 WSB Pete Collins High Point University
174 174 NYK John O'Connell University of North Carolina
175 175 DET Bill Ligon Vanderbilt University 1 38 272 126 26 25 .385 .640 7.2 3.3 0.7 0.7 -0.2 -0.043
176 176 CHI Rick Hockenos Saint Francis University
177 177 BOS Phil Rogers Fairfield University
178 178 MIL Bruce Featherston Texas State University