1976 EARLY ENTRY CANDIDATES
Player School/Country Year Drafted By (Round/#)
Norman Cook Kansas Jr. Boston (1st/16)
Charles Daniels Rice Jr. Not Drafted
Adrian Dantley Notre Dame Jr. Buffalo (1st/6)
Johnny Davis Dayton Jr. Portland (2nd/22)
Jacky Dorsey Georgia So. New Orleans (2nd/26)
Edward Douglas Rutgers So. Not Drafted
Daryl Gainey Fairmont (WV) State Jr. Not Drafted
Loy Hudson Albany State Jr. Not Drafted
Robert Kelley UNLV Jr. Not Drafted
Warnel Lamb Lehigh CC So. Not Drafted
Lonnie Shelton Oregon State Jr. New York (2nd/25)
Richard Washington UCLA Jr. Kansas City (1st/3)
Larry Wright Grambling Jr. Washington (1st/14)


1977 EARLY ENTRY CANDIDATES
Player School/Country Year Drafted By (Round/#)
Kenny Carr N.C. State Jr. LA Lakers (1st/6)
Brad Davis Maryland Jr. LA Lakers (1st/15)
Ray Epps Norfolk State Jr. Golden State (5th/104)
Bernard King Tennessee Jr. New York Nets (1st/7)
James Redwine E. Washington State Not Drafted
Ray Tatum Malone College Jr. Not Drafted


1978 EARLY ENTRY CANDIDATES
Player School/Country Year Drafted By (Round/#)
Winfred Boynes San Francisco Jr. New Jersey (1st/13)
James Hardy San Francisco Jr. New Orleans (1st/11)
James Holley Schenectady CC So. Not Drafted
Frank Sanders Southern Jr. San Antonio (1st/20)
Reggie Theus UNLV Jr. Chicago (1st/9)


1979 EARLY ENTRY CANDIDATES
Player School/Country Year Drafted By (Round/#)
Garcia Hopkins Morgan State So. Washington (6th/128)
Magic Johnson Michigan State So. LA Lakers (1st/1)
Cliff Robinson USC So. New Jersey (1st/11)
Sly Williams Rhode Island Jr. New York (1st/21)


1980 EARLY ENTRY CANDIDATES
Player School/Country Year Drafted By (Round/#)
Joseph Cammerano Los Angeles Mission Jr. Not Drafted
Wes Matthews Wisconsin Jr. Washington (1st/14)
Randy Owens Philadelphia Textile So. Indiana (6th/124)
William Phillips Tenn. Chattanooga Jr. Not Drafted
Jeff Ruland Iona Jr. Golden State (2nd/25)
DeWayne Scales LSU Jr. New York (2nd/36)
Ron Webb Oklahoma Jr. Not Drafted


1981 EARLY ENTRY CANDIDATES
Player School/Country Year Drafted By (Round/#)
Mark Aguirre DePaul Jr. Dallas (1st/1)
Leonel Marquetti Hampton Institute Jr. San Antonio (9th/199)
Ken Page New Mexico Jr. Cleveland (5th/96)
Isiah Thomas Indiana So. Detroit (1st/2)
Buck Williams Maryland Jr. New Jersey (1st/3)


1982 EARLY ENTRY CANDIDATES
Player School/Country Year Drafted By (Round/#)
John Bagley Boston College Jr. Cleveland (1st/12)
Terry Cummings DePaul Jr. San Diego (1st/2)
Quintin Dailey San Francisco Jr. Chicago (1st/7)
Ollie Johnson Washington State Jr. Not Drafted
Clark Kellogg Ohio State Jr. Indiana (1st/8)
Cliff Levingston Wichita State Jr. Detroit (1st/9)
Michael McDuffen Murray State Jr. Not Drafted
Victor Mitchell Kansas Jr. Not Drafted
Yommy Sangodeyi Sam Houston State Fr. Withdrew
LaSalle Thompson Texas Jr. Kansas City (1st/5)
Dominique Wilkins Georgia Jr. Utah (1st/3)
Rob Williams Houston Jr. Denver (1st/19)
James Worthy North Carolina Jr. LA Lakers( 1st/1)


1983 EARLY ENTRY CANDIDATES
Player School/Country Year Drafted By (Round/#)
Russell Cross Purdue Jr. Golden State (1st/6)
Clyde Drexler Houston Jr. Portland (1st/14)
Derek Harper Illinois Jr. Dallas (1st/11)
Glenn Rivers Marquette Jr. Atlanta (2nd/31)
Byron Scott Arizona State Jr. San Diego (1st/4)
Ennis Whatley Alabama So. Kansas City (1st/13)


1984 EARLY ENTRY CANDIDATES
Player School/Country Year Drafted By (Round/#)
Charles Barkley Auburn Jr. Philadelphia (1st/5)
Cory Blackwell Wisconsin Jr. Seatte (2nd/28)
Stuart Gray UCLA Jr. Indiana (2nd/29)
Michael Jordan North Carolina Jr. Chicago (1st/3)
Tim McCormick Michigan cc Cleveland (1st/12)
Sam Norton TexasArlington Jr. Not Drafted
Hakeem Olajuwon Houston Jr. Houston (1st/1)
Yommy Sangodeyi Sam Houston State Jr. New Jersey (3rd/63)
Eric Turner Michigan Jr. Detroit (2nd/32)


1985 EARLY ENTRY CANDIDATES
Player School/Country Year Drafted By (Round/#)
George Almones SW Louisiana Jr. New Jersey (6th/130)
Joe Atkinson Oklahoma State Jr. Portland (4th/85)
Benoit Benjamin Creighton Jr. LA Clippers (1st/3)
Manute Bol Bridgeport Fr. Washington (2nd/31)
Kenneth Brown Texas A & M Jr. Denver (5th/112)
Derrick Gervin TexasSan Antonio Jr. Philadelphia (4th/90)
Kenny Green Wake Forest Jr. Washington (1st/12)
Karl Malone Louisiana Tech Jr. Utah (1st/13)
Jerry Reynolds LSU Jr. Milwaukee (1st/22)
Reggie Roberts Texas A & M @ Not Drafted
Wayman Tisdale Oklahoma Jr. Indiana (1st/2)
Carl Wright SMU Jr. Philadelphia (5th/113)


1986 EARLY ENTRY CANDIDATES
Player School/Country Year Drafted By (Round/#)
William Bedford Memphis State Jr. Phoenix (1st/6)
Walter Berry St. John's (NY) Jr. Portland (1st/14)
Michael Graham Georgetown * Seattle (4th/76)
Cedric Henderson Georgia + Atlanta (2nd/32)
Jerald Hyatt Lincoln Mem. (TN) Jr. Not Drafted
Andre Morgan Hawaii Jr. Not Drafted
Chris Washburn N.C. State So. Golden State (1st/3)
Dwayne Washington Syracuse Jr. New Jersey (1st/13)
John Williams LSU So. Washington (1st/12)


1987 EARLY ENTRY CANDIDATES
Player School/Country Year Drafted By (Round/#)
Vincent Askew Memphis State Jr. hiladelphia (2nd/39)
Ricky Brown South Alabama Jr. an Antonio (6th/119)
Norris Coleman Kansas State So. LA Clippers (2nd/38)
Kenny Drummond NC State Jr. Not Drafted
Derrick McKey Alabama Jr. Seattle (1st/9)
Russell Pierre Virginia Tech Jr. Not Drafted
Olden Polynice Virginia Jr. Chicago (1st/8)
Reinhard Schmuck Baruch Jr. Not Drafted
Kevin Smith Minnesota Jr. Not Drafted


1988 EARLY ENTRY CANDIDATES
Player School/Country Year Drafted By (Round/#)
Marvin Alexander Memphis State Jr. Not Drafted
Rex Chapman Kentucky So. Charlotte (1st/8)
Lloyd Daniels UNLV # Not Drafted
Sylvester Gray Memphis State So. Miami (2nd/35)
Tito Horford Miami (FL) So. Milwaukee (2nd/39)
Mike Jones Auburn Jr. Milwaukee (3rd/63)
Jerome Lane Pittsburgh Jr. Denver (1st/23)
Dwayne Lewis Marshall Jr. Not Drafted
Hernan Montenegro LSU aa Philadelphia (3rd/57)
Eddie Pope Southern Mississippi bb Not Drafted
Charles Shackleford NC State Jr. New Jersey (2nd/32)
Rod Strickland DePaul Jr. New York (1st/19)


1989 EARLY ENTRY CANDIDATES
Player School/Country Year Drafted By (Round/#)
Nick Anderson Illinois Jr. Orlando (1st/11)
Rudy Bourgarel Marist Jr. Not Drafted
Martin Den Hengst Sheridan (WY) JC Jr. Not Drafted
Vlade Divac Partizan BC, Yugo. LA Lakers (1st/26)
Jay Edwards Indiana So. LA Clippers (2nd/33)
Andrew Gaze Seton Hall Jr. Not Drafted
Benny Green Tenn.Chattanooga Jr. Not Drafted
Shawn Kemp Trinity Valley JC Fr. Seattle (1st/17)
Toney Mack Georgia Jr. Philadelphia (2nd/54)
J.R. Reid North Carolina Jr . Charlotte (1st/5)
Maurice Selvin Puget Sound So. Not Drafted
Alex Soyebo Northland (AZ)JC Fr. Not Drafted
Johnny Steptoe Southern So. Not Drafted
Richard Whitmore Brown Jr. Not Drafted


1990 EARLY ENTRY CANDIDATES
Player School/Country Year Drafted By (Round/#)
Kelvin Ardister Pensacola JC Jr. Not Drafted
Herb Barthol Cleveland State Jr. Not Drafted
Gabe Estaba South Alabama Jr. Not Drafted
David Shon Henderson Idaho Jr. Not Drafted
Carl Herrera Houston Jr. Miami (2nd/30)
Sean Higgins Michigan Jr. San Antonio (2nd/54)
Chris Jackson LSU So. Denver (1st/3)
Marcus Liberty Illinois Jr. Denver (2nd/42)
Ken Miller LoyolaIllinois Jr. Not Drafted
Jerrod Mustaf Maryland So. New York (1st/17)
Dennis Scott Georgia Tech Jr. Orlando (1st/4)
Jesse Spinner Grambling State Jr. Not Drafted
Per Stumer LoyolaMarymount Jr. Not Drafted
Ken Williams Elizabeth City State So. Indiana (2nd/46)


1991 EARLY ENTRY CANDIDATES
Player School/Country Year Drafted By (Round/#)
Kenny Anderson Georgia Tech So. New Jersey (1st/2)
Terrell Brandon Oregon Jr. Cleveland (1st/11)
Tony Farmer Nebraska Jr. Not Drafted
Jerome Harmon Louisville Jr. Not Drafted
Donald Hodge Temple Jr. Dallas (2nd/33)
Anderson Hunt NevadaLas Vegas Jr. Not Drafted
Raoul Hutchens Whittier Jr. Not Drafted
Ty Moseler WisconsinWaukesha So. Not Drafted
Chancellor Nichols James Madison Jr. Not Drafted
Billy Owens Syracuse Jr. Sacramento (1st/3)
Zan Tabak Yugoslavia Houston (2nd/51)
Brian Williams Arizona Jr. Orlando (1st/10)


1992 EARLY ENTRY CANDIDATES
Player School/Country Year Drafted By (Round/#)
Ameer Aziz St. Paul's (VA) Jr. Not Drafted
John Beauford Southern Tech Jr. Not Drafted
Anthony Cade Seminole (OK) JC So. Not Drafted
Mark Chappell Iowa State Jr. Not Drafted
Dallas Lee Cothrum Austin College Jr. Not Drafted
Jim Jackson Ohio State Jr. Dallas (1st/4)
Troy King Beaver County (PA) CC So. Not Drafted
Benny Maxwell Western New Mexico Jr. Not Drafted
Harold Miner Southern California Jr. Miami (1st/12)
Tracy Murray UCLA Jr. San Antonio (1st/18)
Shaquille O'Neal Louisiana State Jr. Orlando (1st/1)
Melvin Robinson Arizona State Jr. Not Drafted
Tony Scott Syracuse Jr. Not Drafted
Jeff Theiler La Verne (CA) Jr. Not Drafted
Michael Wawrzyniak Cleveland State Jr. Not Drafted
Marcus Webb Alabama Jr. Not Drafted


1993 EARLY ENTRY CANDIDATES
Player School/Country Year Drafted By (Round/#)
Milton Bell Richmond Jr. Not Drafted
Shawn Bradley Brigham Young So. Philadelphia (1st/2)
Parrish Casebier Evansville Jr. Not Drafted
Shawn Copes Lamar Jr. Not Drafted
James Dickinson Seton Hall Jr. Not Drafted
Anfernee Hardaway Memphis State Jr. Golden State (1st/3)
Jamal Mashburn Kentucky Jr. Dallas (1st/4)
Etienne Preira Senegal Not Drafted
James Robinson Alabama Jr. Portland (1st/21)
Rodney Rogers Wake Forest Jr. Denver (1st/9)
Chris Webber Michigan So. Orlando (1st/1)
Luther Wright Seton Hall Jr. Utah (1st/18)


1994 EARLY ENTRY CANDIDATES
Player School/Country Year Drafted By (Round/#)
Maurice Barnett Elizabeth City Jr. Not Drafted
Jamie Brandon Louisiana State Jr. Not Drafted
Charles Claxton Georgia Jr.& Phoenix (2nd/50)
Rennie Clemons Illinois Jr. Not Drafted
Sedric Curry North Dakota St. Jr. Not Drafted
Yinka Dare George Washington So. New Jersey (1st/14)
Thomas Hamilton Pittsburgh Fr. Not Drafted
Lemon Haynes Augusta College Jr. Not Drafted
Juwan Howard Michigan Jr. Washington (1st/5)
Jason Kidd California So. Dallas (1st/2)
Voshon Lenard Minnesota Jr.& Milwaukee (2nd/46)
Donyell Marshall Connecticut Jr. Minnesota (1st/4)
Cedric Moore Alabama Jr. Not Drafted
Lamond Murray California Jr. LA Clippers (1st/7)
Glenn Robinson Purdue Jr. Milwaukee (1st/1)
Jalen Rose Michigan Jr. Denver (1st/13)
Clifford Rozier Louisville Jr. Golden State (1st/16)
Johnny Tyson Central Oklahoma Jr. Not Drafted
Dontonio Wingfield Cincinnati Fr. Seattle (2nd/37)
Sharone Wright Clemson Jr. Philadelphia (1st/6)


1995 EARLY ENTRY CANDIDATES
Player School/Country Year Drafted By (Round/#)
Cory Alexander Virgina Jr. San Antonio (1st/29)
Mario Bennett Arizona State Jr. Phoenix (1st/27)
Chris Carr Southern Illinois Jr. Phoenix (2nd/56)
Michael Evans Okaloosa JC So. Not Drafted
Kevin Garnett Farragut Academy (HS) Minnesota (1st/5)
Rashard Griffith Wisconsin So. Milwaukee (2nd/38)
Zydrunas Ilgauskas Lithuania WITHDREW
Martin Lewis Seward County C.C. So. Golden State (2nd/50)
Antonio McDyess Alabama So. LA Clippers (1st/2)
Rodrick Rhodes Kentucky Jr. WITHDREW
Joe Smith Maryland So. Golden State (1st/1)
Jerry Stackhouse North Carolina So. Philadelphia (1st/3)
Scotty Thurman Arkansas Jr. Not Drafted
Gary Trent Ohio Jr. Milwaukee (1st/11)
David Vaughn Memphis Jr. Orlando (1st/25)
Darroll Wright Missouri Western Jr. Not Drafted
John Wallace Syracuse Jr. WITHDREW
Rasheed Wallace North Carolina So. Washington (1st/4)
Corliss Williamson Arkansas Jr. Sacramento (1st/13)


1996 EARLY ENTRY CANDIDATES
Player School/Country Year Drafted By (Round/#)
Sunday Adebayo Arkansas Jr. WITHDREW
Shareef AbdurRahim California Fr. Vancouver (1st/3)
Ray Allen Connecticut Jr. Minnesota (1st/5)
Kobe Bryant Lower Merion HS (PA) HS Sr. Charlotte (1st/13)
Marcus Camby Massachusetts Jr. Toronto (1st/2)
Erick Dampier Mississippi State Jr. Indiana (1st/10)
Randy Edney Mt. St. Mary's (MD) Jr. Not Drafted
Eric Gingold Williams College Jr. Not Drafted
LaMarcus Golden Tennessee # Not Drafted
Ronnie Henderson LSU Jr. Washington (2nd/55)
Zydrunas Ilgauskas Lithuania Cleveland (1st/20)
Allen Iverson Georgetown So. Philadelphia (1st/1)
Willie Jackson Lawson State CC Not Drafted
Dontae' Jones Mississippi State Jr. New York (1st/21)
Chris Kingsbury Iowa Jr. Not Drafted
Carlos Knox Indiana UPurdue U Jr. WITHDREW
Priest Lauderdale Peristeri (Greece) Atlanta (1st/28)
Idris Lee Mount Senario (WI) Jr.& Not Drafted
Randy Livingston LSU So. Houston (2nd/42)
Michael Lloyd Syracuse Jr. Not Drafted
Dut Mayar Madut Frank Phillips College So. Not Drafted
Stephon Marbury Georgia Tech Fr. Milwaukee (3rd/4)
Richard Matienzo MiamiDade CC/Cuba Fr. Not Drafted
Taj McDavid Palmetto HS (SC) HS Sr. Not Drafted
Jeff McInnis North Carolina So. Denver (2nd/37)
Terquin Mott Coppin State Jr. WITHDREW
Chris Nurse Delaware State Jr.& Not Drafted
Jermaine O'Neal Eau Claire HS (SC) HS Sr. Portland (1st/17)
Jason Osborne Louisville Jr. Not Drafted
Jesse Pate Arkansas Jr. Not Drafted
Vitaly Potapenko Wright State Jr. Cleveland (1st/12)
Efthimios Rentzias PAOK (Greece) Denver (1st/23)
Darnell Robinson Arkansas Jr. Dallas (2nd/58)
Mark Sanford Washington So. WITHDREW
Jess Settles Iowa Jr. WITHDREW
Greg Simpson West Virginia Jr. Not Drafted
Kevin Simpson Dixie College So. Not Drafted
Kebu Stewart Cal St.Bakersfield Jr. WITHDREW
Predrag Stojakovic PAOK (Greece) Sacramento (1st/14)
Antoine Walker Kentucky So. Boston (1st/6)
Samaki Walker Louisville So. Dallas (1st/9)
Lorenzen Wright Memphis So. LA Clippers (1st/7)


1997 NBA DRAFT EARLY ENTRY CANDIDATES
Player School/Country Year Drafted By (Round/#)
Gracen Averil Texas Tech Jr. Not Drafted
Tony Battie Texas Tech Jr. Denver (1st/5)
Chauncey Billups Colorado So. Boston (1st/3)
Carl Blanton Southern Univ. Jr. Not Drafted
Mark Blount Pittsburgh So. Seattle (2nd/55)
C.J. Bruton Indian Hills CC (IA) So. Vancouver (2nd/53)
Dan Buie Washburn Univ. (KS) Jr. Not Drafted
Cory Carr Texas Tech Jr. WITHDREW
Keith Closs Cen. Conn. St./ABA Not Drafted
James Cotton Long Beach State Jr. Denver (2nd/33)
Tony Doyle Columbia Jr. Not Drafted
Ronnie Fields Farragut Academy/CBA WITHDREW
Ian Folmar Slippery Rock Jr. Not Drafted
Danny Fortson Cincinnati Jr. Milwaukee (1st/10)
Adonal Foyle Colgate Jr. Golden State (1st/8)
Darryl Hardy WinstonSalem Jr. Not Drafted
Antjonne Holmes Central Baptist JC (AK) Jr. Not Drafted
Troy Hudson Southern Illinois Jr. Not Drafted
Marc Jackson Temple Jr. Golden State (2nd/38)
Stephen Jackson Butler CC (KS) Fr. Phoenix (2nd/43)
Ed Jenkins Ohio St./Sullivan Coll. (KY) Jr. Not Drafted
Marcus Johnson Long Beach State Jr. Not Drafted
Damon Jones Houston Jr. Not Drafted
Nate Langley George Mason Jr. Not Drafted
Keith Love Dominican Univ. (IL) Jr. Not Drafted
Gordon Malone West Virginia Jr. Minnesota (2nd/44)
Amere May Shaw Univ. (NC) Jr. Not Drafted
Elgie McCoy Kutztown Univ. (PA) Jr. Not Drafted
Tracy McGrady Mt. Zion Academy (NC) HS Sr. Toronto (1st/9)
Ron Mercer Kentucky So. Boston (1st/6)
Marko Milic Smelt OlimpijaSlovenia Philadelphia (2nd/34)
Victor Page Georgetown So. Not Drafted
Demetri Papanikolaou OlympiakosGreece WITHDREW
Larell Redic Utah State Jr. WITHDREW
Shawn Ritzie Norwalk CC (CT) So. Not Drafted
Eddie Robinson Brown Mackie JC (KS) So. Not Drafted
Paul Rogers Gonzaga Jr. L.A. Lakers (2nd/54)
Bryon Ruffner Brigham Young Jr. Not Drafted
Olivier St. Jean San Jose State Jr. Sacramento (1st/11)
Mark Sanford Washington Jr. Miami (2nd/31)
God Shammgod Providence So. Washington 2nd/46)
Maurice Taylor Michigan Jr. L.A. Clippers (1st/14)
Dawood Thomas California Univ. (PA) Jr. WITHDREW
Tim Thomas Villanova Fr. New Jersey (1st/7)
Mirsad Turkcan Efes PilsenTurkey WITHDREW
Lucas Victoriano OlimpiaArgentina WITHDREW
Mark Young Kansas State Jr. Not Drafted


1998 NBA DRAFT EARLY ENTRY CANDIDATES
Player School/Country Year Drafted By (Round/#)
Rafer Alston Fresno State Jr. Milwaukee (2nd/39)
Corey Benjamin Oregon State So. Chicago (1st/28)
Mike Bibby Arizona So. Vancouver (1st/2)
Chandar Bingham Virginia Union So. Not Drafted
Marcus Bullard AuburnMontgomery Jr. Not Drafted
Vince Carter North Carolina Jr. Golden State (1st/5)
Wayne Clark Dekalb JC (GA) Fr. Not Drafted
Tim Cole NE Mississippi CC So. Not Drafted
Peter Cornell Loyola Marymount Jr. Not Drafted
Arthur Davis St. Joseph's So. Not Drafted
Ricky Davis Iowa Fr. Charlotte (1st/21)
Bud Eley Southeast Missouri State WITHDREW
Tremaine Fowlkes Fresno State Jr. Denver (2nd/54)
Al Harrington St. Patrick's HS (NJ) HS Sr. Indiana (1st/25)
Rico Harris Los Angeles City College So. WITHDREW
Larry Hughes St. Louis Fr. Philadelphia (1st/8)
Randell Jackson Florida State Jr. Not Drafted
Jerome James Florida A&M Sacramento (2nd/36)
Antawn Jamison North Carolina Jr. Toronto (1st/4)
Marko Jaric Peristeri (Greece) WITHDREW
Rashard Lewis Alief Elsik HS (TX) HS Sr. Seattle (2nd/32)
Tyronn Lue Nebraska Jr. Denver (1st/23)
Sasa MarkovicTheodorakis Panionios (Greece) WITHDREW
Jelani McCoy UCLA Jr. Seattle (2nd/33)
Stanislav Medvedenko Budivelnik (Ukraine) Not Drafted
Mark Miller IllinoisChicago Not Drafted
Nazr Mohammed Kentucky Jr. Utah (1st/29)
Lee Nailon Texas Christian Jr. WITHDREW
Dirk Nowitzki DJK Wurzburg (Germany) Milwaukee (1st/9)
Lamar Odom Rhode Island Fr. WITHDREW
Dimitris Papanikolaou Olympiakos (Greece) WITHDREW
Paul Pierce Kansas Jr. Boston (1st/10)
Ellis Richardson Polytechnic HS (CA) HS Sr. Not Drafted
Adam Roberts San Francisco State Jr. Not Drafted
James Spears Shaw University Jr. Not Drafted
Bruno Sundov Split (Croatia) Dallas (2nd/35)
Robert Traylor Michigan Jr. Dallas (1st/6)
Winfred Walton Fresno State So. Not Drafted
Jason Williams Florida Jr. Sacramento (1st/7)
Korleone Young Hargrave Academy (VA) HS Sr. Detroit (2nd/40)


1999 NBA DRAFT EARLY ENTRY CANDIDATES
Player School/Country Year Drafted By (Round/#)
Harold Arceneaux Weber State Jr. WITHDREW
Ron Artest St. John's So. Chicago (1st/16)
William Avery Duke So. Minnesota (1st/14)
Jonathan Bender Picayune HS (MS) HS Sr. Toronto (1st/5)
Carl Boyd California Jr. Not Drafted
Elton Brand Duke So. Chicago (1st/1)
Nikola Dacevic Limoges (France) Not Drafted
Edwin "Greedy" Daniels UNLV So. WITHDREW
Baron Davis UCLA So. Charlotte (1st/3)
Giorgos Diamantopoulos Papagou (Greece) WITHDREW
Antonis Fotsis Panathinaikos WITHDREW
Steve Francis Maryland Jr. Vancouver (1st/2)
Dwayne Franklin Shaw University So. Not Drafted
Dion Glover Georgia Tech Fr. Atlanta (1st/20)
Richard Hamilton Connecticut Jr. Washington (1st/7)
Rico Harris Cal State Northridge Jr. Not Drafted
Hrvoje Henjak Split (Croatia) Not Drafted
DeeAndre Hulett College of the Sequioias Fr. WITHDREW
Guilherme Joanoni Pinheiros (Brazil) WITHDREW
Kendric Johnson West Hills College Fr. Not Drafted
Jumaine Jones Georgia So. Atlanta (1st/27)
Shawn Kenney Cleveland State So. Not Drafted
Andrei Kirilenko CSKA Moscow (Russia) Utah (1st/24)
Lamont Long New Mexico Jr. WITHDREW
Corey Maggette Duke Fr. Seattle (1st/13)
Jamaal Magloire Kentucky Jr. WITHDREW
Shawn Marion UNLV Jr. Phoenix (1st/9)
Michael Maxwell Western New Mexico Jr. Not Drafted
Greg Minor Cal State Northridge Jr. Not Drafted
Lamar Odom Rhode Island So. L.A. Clippers (1st/4)
Olumide Oyedeji Nigeria WITHDREW
Josko Poljak Split (Croatia) Not Drafted
Aleksandar Radojevic Barton County CC (KS) So. Toronto (1st/12)
Igor Rakocevic Red Star BelgradeYugoslavia WITHDREW
Gene Shipley San Jose City College Fr. Not Drafted
Leon Smith ML King HS, Chicago, IL HS Sr. San Antonio (1st/29)
Tyron Triplett Tallahassee CC So. WITHDREW
Kostas Tsartsaris Near East (Greece) WITHDREW
Albert White Missouri Jr. Not Drafted


2000 NBA DRAFT EARLY ENTRY CANDIDATES
Player School/Country Year Drafted By (Round/#)
Dalibor Bagaric Benston Zagreb (Croatia) Chicago (1st/24)
Erick Barkley St. John's So. Portland (1st/28)
Sani Becirovic Olimpija Ljubljana (Slovenia) WITHDREW
Primoz Brezec Olimpija Ljubljana (Slovenia) Indiana (1st/27)
Ernest Brown Indian Hills CC (IA) So. Miami (2nd/52)
Goran Cakic Beobanka (Yugoslavia) WITHDREW
Schea Cotton Alabama So. Not drafted
Jamal Crawford Michigan Fr. Cleveland (1st/8)
Joshua Cross Southern Illinois Jr. Not Drafted
Kaniel Dickens Idaho Jr. Utah (2nd/50)
Keyon Dooling Missouri So. Orlando (1st/10)
Khalid ElAmin Connecticut Jr. Chicago (2nd/34)
Steve Eldridge Henderson State (AK) Jr. Not Drafted
Marcus Fizer Iowa State Jr. Chicago (1st/4)
Antonis Fotsis Panathinaikos (Greece) WITHDREW
Donnell Harvey Florida Fr. Not drafted
Corey Hightower Indian Hills CC (IA) So. San Antonio (2nd/54)
Rashaad Hine Texas A&MCorpus Christi Jr. Not drafted
Jimmie Hunter Life Jr. Not drafted
Vlado Ilievski Partizan (Yugoslavia) WITHDREW
DerMarr Johnson Cincinnati Fr. Atlanta (1st/6)
Jason Kapono UCLA Fr. WITHDREW
Mark Karcher Temple Jr. Philadelphia (2nd/48)
D.A. Layne Georgia So. WITHDREW
Yaseen Mahmood (Musa) Rayyan (Qatar) WITHDREW
Andre Mahorn Utah State Jr. Not drafted
Paul McPherson DePaul Jr. Not drafted
Brian Merriweather Texas PanAmerican Jr. WITHDREW
Chris Mihm Texas Jr. Chicago (1st/7)
Darius Miles East St. Louis HS (IL) HS Sr. L.A. Clippers (1st/3)
Mike Miller Florida So. Orlando (1st/5)
Jerome Moiso UCLA So. Boston (1st/11)
David Mushkodiani Academic Sofia (Georgia) Not drafted
Stevan Nadjfeji Beobanka (Yugoslavia) Not drafted
Mehmet Okur Tofas Bursa (Turkey) WITHDREW
Olumide Oyedeji DJK Wurzburg (Germany) Seattle (2nd/42)
Lazaros Papadopoulos Iraklis (Greece) WITHDREW
Kaya Peker Karsiyaka (Turkey) WITHDREW
Joel Przybilla Minnesota So. Houston (1st/9)
Teemu Rannikko Piiloset Turku (Finland) WITHDREW
Michael Redd Ohio State Jr. Milwaukee (2nd/43)
Quentin Richardson DePaul So. L.A. Clippers (1st/18)
JaRon Rush UCLA So. Not drafted
Jeryl Sasser SMU Jr. WITHDREW
Kenny Satterfield Cincinnati Fr. WITHDREW
Mladen Sekularac FMP Zeleznik (Yugoslavia) WITHDREW
Karim Shabazz Providence So. WITHDREW
DeShawn Stevenson Washington Union HS (CA) HS Sr. Utah (1st/23)
Stromile Swift LSU So. Vancouver (1st/2)
Iakovos Tsakalidis AEK (Greece) Phoenix (1st/25)
Kostas Tsartsaris Peristeri (Greece) WITHDREW
Kerem Tunceri Galatasaray (Turkey) WITHDREW
Hidayet Turkoglu Efes Pilsen (Turkey) Sacramento (1st/16)
Joe White Texas A&M So. WITHDREW
Derrick Worrell Pittsburgh Jr. Not drafted
Alexios Amanatidis Zevrosenko Olympiakos (Greece) Not drafted


2001 NBA DRAFT EARLY ENTRY CANDIDATES
Player School/Country Year/DOB Drafted By (Round/#)
Gilbert Arenas Arizona Sophomore Golden State (2nd/31)
Brandon Armstrong Pepperdine Junior Houston (1st/23)
Malcolm Battles New Mexico Junior Not drafted
Tavorris Bell Rhode Island Junior Not drafted
Preston Bennett Grayson C.C. (Texas) Freshman Not drafted
Keith Bogans Kentucky Sophomore WITHDREW
Michael Bradley Villanova Junior Toronto (1st/17)
Jamison Brewer Auburn Sophomore Indiana (2nd/41)
Kedrick Brown Okaloosa-Walton C.C. (Florida) Sophomore Boston (1st/11)
Kwame Brown Glynn Academy H.S. (Ga.) H.S. senior Washington (1st/1)
SirValiant Brown George Washington Sophomore Not drafted
Nick Burwell Orange Coast College (Calif.) Sophomore Not drafted
Goran Cakic Radnicki (Yugoslavia) 1980 WITHDREW
Tyson Chandler Dominguez H.S. (Calif.) H.S. senior LA Clippers (1st/2)
Ousmane Cisse St. Jude Catholic H.S. (Ala.) H.S. senior Denver (2nd/47)
Sam Clancy Southern California Junior WITHDREW
Jason Collins Stanford R.S. Sophomore Houston (1st/18)
Omar Cook St. John's Freshman Orlando (2nd/32)
Eddy Curry Thornwood H.S. (Ill.) H.S. Senior Chicago (1st/4)
Samuel Dalembert Seton Hall Sophomore Philadelphia (1st/26)
Edwin "Greedy" Daniels Texas Christian Junior Not drafted
Carlos Delfino Reggio Calabria (Italy) 1982 WITHDREW
Jefferson de Souza Sobral Vasco da Gama (Brazil) 1980 WITHDREW
Boris Diaw Pau Orthez (France) 1982 WITHDREW
DeSagana Diop Oak Hill Academy (H.S.) (Va.) H.S. Senior Cleveland (1st/8)
Patrick Doctor American Junior WITHDREW
Corsley Edwards Central Connecticut Junior WITHDREW
Denis Ershov Spartak (Russia) 1981 Not drafted
Maurice Evans Texas Junior Not drafted
Benjamin Eze Southern Idaho Freshman Not drafted
Alton Ford Houston Freshman Phoenix (2nd/51)
Antonis Fotsis Panathinaikos (Greece) 1981 Memphis (2nd/48)
Joseph Forte North Carolina Sophomore Boston (1st/21)
Jason Gardner Arizona Sophomore WITHDREW
Pau Gasol F.C. Barcelona (Spain) 1980 Atlanta (1st/3)
Jerry Green Cal-Irvine Junior Not drafted
Eddie Griffin Seton Hall Freshman New Jersey (1st/7)
Rob Griffin Iowa Junior Not drafted
Rashid Hardwick Eastern Oklahoma State Freshman Not drafted
Trenton Hassell Austin Peay Junior Chicago (2nd/30)
Kirk Haston Indiana Junior Charlotte (1st/16)
Draper Housley Lee College (Texas) Sophomore Not drafted
Steven Hunter DePaul Sophomore Orlando (1st/15)
Vlado Ilievski Antalya (Turkey) 1980 WITHDREW
Robertas Javtokas Lietuvos Rytas (Lithuania) 1980 San Antonio (2nd/56)
Richard Jefferson Arizona Junior Houston (1st/13)
Joe Johnson Arkansas Sophomore Boston (1st/10)
Tony Key Centennial H.S. (Calif.) H.S. Senior Not drafted
D.A. Layne Georgia Junior Not drafted
Reo Logan Miami (Fla.) Freshman WITHDREW
Raul Lopez Real Madrid (Spain) 1980 Utah (1st/24)
Arvydas Macijauskas Lietuvos Rytas (Lithuania) 1980 WITHDREW
Tito Maddox Fresno State Freshman WITHDREW
Zach Marbury Rhode Island Junior Not drafted
Jamario Moon Meridian C.C. (Miss.) Sophomore Not drafted
Troy Murphy Notre Dame Junior Golden State (1st/14)
Bostjan Nachbar Pivovarna Lasko (Slovenia) 1980 WITHDREW
Lazaros Papadopoulos Iraklis (Greece) 1980 WITHDREW
Tony Parker Paris Basket Racing (France) 1982 San Antonio (1st/28)
Tayshaun Prince Kentucky Junior WITHDREW
Vladimir Radmanovic FMP Zeleznik (Yugoslavia) 1980 Seattle (1st/12)
Zach Randolph Michigan State Freshman Portland (1st/19th)
Jason Richardson Michigan State Sophomore Golden State (1st/5)
Kenny Satterfield Cincinnati Sophomore Dallas (2nd/54)
Luis Scola Tau Ceramica (Spain) 1980 WITHDREW
Mladen Sekularac FMP Zeleznik (Yugoslavia) 1981 WITHDREW
Bobby Simmons DePaul Junior Seattle (2nd/42)
Jawan Simpson Puget Sound Christian College Freshman WITHDREW
Derick Singleton St. Paul's College (Va.) Junior WITHDREW
Will Solomon Clemson Junior Memphis (2nd/33)
Clifton Terry Kennedy-King College (Ill.) Sophomore Not drafted
Gerald Wallace Alabama Freshman Sacramento (1st/25)
Rodney White Charlotte Freshman Detroit (1st/9)
Damien Wilkins North Carolina State Sophomore Not drafted
Michael Wright Arizona Junior New York (2nd/39)

KEY:
# Left school
aa Withdrew from school in 1987
bb Played as a freshman in 1983-84
cc Even though he was a senior, he had one year of eligibility remaining and thus had to apply for early entry in 1984
* Left school in 1984
+ Left school in 1985
@ Left school in 1983
& Returned to college under NCAA rule