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