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NBA announces early entry candidates for 2014 NBA Draft

Official Release
Posted Apr 30, 2014 3:50 PM

NEW YORK -- The National Basketball Association announced today that 75 players, including 45 players from colleges and 30 international players season have filed as early entry candidates for the 2014 NBA Draft presented by State Farm.

Players wishing to enter the 2014 NBA Draft were required to submit a letter to the NBA to be received no later than Sunday, April 27. Players who have applied for early entry have the right to withdraw their names from consideration for the Draft by notifying the NBA of their decision in writing no later than 5 p.m. ET on Monday, June 16.

Following is the list of players from colleges and post-graduate institutions who have applied for early entry into the 2014 NBA Draft, which will be held Thursday, June 26, at Barclays Center in Brooklyn, N.Y.:

Early Entry Candidates For 2014 NBA Draft

PLAYER, SCHOOL

Jordan Adams, UCLA
William Alston, CC of Baltimore County Dundalk
Mychal Ammons, South Alabama
Kyle Anderson, UCLA
Isaiah Austin, Baylor
Chane Behanan, Louisville
Sim Bhullar, New Mexico State
Khem Birch, UNLV
Jabari Brown, Missouri
Jahii Carson, Arizona State
Semaj Christon, Xavier
Jordan Clarkson, Missouri
DeAndre Daniels, Connecticut
Spencer Dinwiddie, Colorado
Joel Embiid, Kansas
Tyler Ennis, Syracuse
Aaron Gordon, Arizona
Jerami Grant, Syracuse,
P.J. Hairston, North Carolina/Texas (D-League)
Gary Harris, Michigan State
Rodney Hood, Duke
Nick Johnson, Arizona
Alex Kirk, New Mexico
Zach LaVine, UCLA
James Michael McAdoo, North Carolina
K.J. McDaniels, Clemson
Mitch McGary, Michigan
Eric Moreland, Oregon State
Johnny O'Bryant III, LSU
Jabari Parker, Duke
Elfrid Payton, Louisiana-Lafayette
Julius Randle, Kentucky
Glenn Robinson III, Michigan
LaQuinton Ross, Ohio State
Antonio Rucker, Clinton JC (SC)
Jakarr Sampson, St. John's,
Marcus Smart, Oklahoma State
Roscoe Smith, UNLV
Nik Stauskas, Michigan
Jarnell Stokes, Tennessee
Noah Vonleh, Indiana
T.J. Warren, North Carolina State
Andrew Wiggins, Kansas
James Young, Kentucky
Ta'Quan Zimmerman, Thompson Rivers (Canada)

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The following is the list of international players who have applied for early entry into the 2014 NBA Draft:

PLAYER, TEAM (TEAM COUNTRY) / HOME COUNTRY

Eleftherios Bochoridis, Aris (Greece) / Greece
Matias Bortolin, Regatas Corrientes (Argentina) / Argentina
Nedim Buza, Spars Sarajevo (Bosnia)/ Bosnia & Herzegovina
Bruno Caboclo, Pinheiros (Brazil) / Brazil
Berkay Candan, TED Kolejliler (Turkey) / Turkey
Clint Capela, Chalon (France) / Switzerland
Joonas Cavén, Joventut (Spain) / Finland
Nemanja Dangubic, Mega Vizura (Serbia) / Serbia
Moussa Diagne, Fuenlabrada (Spain) / Senegal
Tomas Dimša, Zalgiris (Lithuania) / Lithuania
Marcus Eriksson, Manresa (Spain) / Sweden
Danté Exum, Australia,
Ilja Gromovs, Ventspils (Latvia) / Latvia
Damien Inglis, Roanne (France) / France
Nikola Jokic, Mega Vizura (Serbia) / Serbia
Michalis Kamperidis Filathlitikos (Greece) / Greece
Artem Klimenko, Avtodor (Russia) / Russia
Rasmus Larsen, Manresa (Spain) / Denmark
Lucas Mariano, Vivo Franca (Brazil) / Brazil
Vasilije Micic, Mega Vizura (Serbia) / Serbia
Jusuf Nurkic, Cedevita (Croatia) / Bosnia & Herzegovina
Mateusz Ponitka, Oostende (Belgium) / Poland
Kristaps Porzingis, Cajasol (Spain) / Latvia
Marko Ramljak, Zadar (Croatia) / Croatia
Dario Šarić, Cibona (Croatia) / Croatia
Ojars Silins, Reggio Emilia (Italy) / Latvia
Alejandro Suarez, Joventut (Spain) / Spain
Devon Van Oostrum Vitoria (Spain)/ Holland
Guillem Vives, Joventut (Spain) / Spain
Adin Vrabac, Spars Sarajevo (Bosnia) / Bosnia & Herzegovina

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