DALLAS, June 19 Forty Seven players who had declared as early entry candidates for the 2006 NBA Draft have withdrawn their names from the draft. There are currently 37 collegiate and 10 international prospects that are early entry candidates.

Here is the list of players from U.S. colleges and institutions who have withdrawn their names from consideration for the 2006 NBA Draft:

Player School Height Status
Akbar Abdul-Ahad Idaho State 6-0 Junior
Arron Afflalo UCLA 6-5 Sophomore
Morris Almond Rice 6-6 Junior
Larry Blai Liberty 6-1 Junior
Jahsha Bluntt Delaware State 6-6 Junior
Bobby Brown Cal State-Fullerton 6-1 Junior
LeRoy Dawson Emporia State (KS) 6-2 Junior
Cem Dinc Indiana 6-10 Freshman
Carl Elliott George Washington 6-4 Junior
Nick Fazekas Nevada 6-11 Junior
Reggie George Robert Morris College (IL) 6-10 Junior
Aaron Gray Pittsburgh 7-0 Junior
Brandon Heath San Diego State 6-3 Junior
Clarence Holloway IMG Academy (FL) 7-0 Post-Graduate
Ekene Ibekwe Maryland 6-8 Junior
Trey Johnson Jackson State 6-5 Junior
Coby Karl Boise State 6-4 Junior
Aleks Maric Nebraska 6-11 Sophomore
Japhet McNeil East Carolina 5-10 Junior
Evan Patterson Texas Wesleyan 6-7 Junior
Richard Roby Colorado 6-6 Sophomore
Blake Schilb Loyola University (IL) 6-7 Junior
Mustafa Shakur Arizona 6-3 Junior
Jontae Vinson Cal State-Los Angeles 6-4 Junior
Ian Vouyoukas St. Louis 6-10 Junior
Albert Weber Connors State 6-3 Sophomore

Here is the list of international players who have withdrawn their names from consideration for the 2006 NBA Draft:

Player Team/Country Height Status
Andriy Agafonov Khimik (Ukraine) 6-8 1986 DOB
Nemanja Aleksandrov FMP Zeleznik (Serb. & Mont.) 7-0 1987 DOB
Yannick Bokolo Le Mans (France) 6-2 1985 DOB
Carlos Cedeno Guaiqueries (Venezuela) 6-5 1985 DOB
Tadija Dragicevic Crvena Zvezda (Serb. & Mont.) 6-8 1986 DOB
Rudy Fernandez DKV Joventut (Spain) 6-5 1985 DOB
Kyrylo Fesenko Mariupol (Ukraine) 6-11 1986 DOB
Rafael Hettsheimeier Akasvayu Vic (Spain) 6-10 1986 DOB
Marko Lekic Atlas (Serbia-Montenegro) 6-10 1985 DOB
Mickael Mokongo Chalon (France) 5-11 1986 DOB
Brad Newley Townsville (Australia) 6-7 1985 DOB
Hrvoje Peric Split (Croatia) 6-8 1985 DOB
Giorgos Printezis Olympiacos (Greece) 6-9 1985 DOB
Milovan Rakovic Atlas (Serbia-Montenegro) 6-10 1985 DOB
Aleksandar Rindin Gala Baku (Azerbaijan) 7-5 1985 DOB
Dusan Sakota Panathinaikos (Greece) 6-10 1986 DOB
Renaldas Seibuti Olympiacos (Greece) 6-5 1985 DOB
Sidiki Sidibe Levallois (France) 7-0 1985 DOB
Tiago Splitter Tau Ceramica (Spain) 6-11 1985 DOB
Sun Yue Beijing Aoshen Olympians (ABA) 6-9 1985 DOB
Ali Traore Roanne (France) 6-9 1985 DOB

Following is the list of players who remain early entry candidates for the 2006 NBA Draft, which will be held Wednesday, June 28, at The Theater at Madison Square Garden in New York City:

Player School Height Status
LaMarcus Aldridge Texas 6-10 Sophomore
Renaldo Balkman South Carolina 6-8 Junior
Will Blalock Iowa State 5-11 Junior
Josh Boone Connecticut 6-10 Junior
Ronnie Brewer Arkansas 6-6 Junior
Shannon Brown Michigan State 6-4 Junior
Derek Burditt Blinn College (TX) 6-7 Sophomore
Travis DeGroot Delta State 6-4 Junior
Guillermo Diaz Miami (FL) 6-2 Junior
Quincy Douby Rutgers 6-3 Junior
Mike Efevberha Cal-State Northridge 6-5 Junior
Jordan Farmar UCLA 6-2 Sophomore
Thomas Gardner Missouri 6-5 Junior
Rudy Gay Connecticut 6-8 Sophomore
Daniel Gibson Texas 6-2 Sophomore
LeShawn Hammett St. Francis (PA) 6-0 Junior
Tedric Hill Gulf Coast CC (FL) 6-10 Sophomore
Donald Jeffes Gulf Coast CC (FL) 6-8 Sophomore
Alexander Johnson Florida State 6-9 Junior
David Johnson Clinton JC (SC) 6-7 Junior
Mark Konecny Lambuth University (TN) 6-10 Junior
Kyle Lowry Villanova 6-0 Sophomore
Paul Millsap Louisiana Tech 6-8 Junior
Matt Mitchell Southern University-New Orleans 6-0 Junior
Adam Morrison Gonzaga 6-8 Junior
Patrick O'Bryant Bradley 7-0 Sophomore
Danilo (J.R.) Pinnock George Washington 6-5 Junior
Leon Powe California 6-8 Sophomore
Rajon Rondo Kentucky 6-2 Sophomore
Cedric Simmons North Carolina State 6-9 Sophomore
Marcus Slaughter San Diego State 6-8 Junior
Curtis Stinson Iowa State 6-3 Junior
Tyrus Thomas LSU 6-9 Freshman
P.J. Tucker Texas 6-5 Junior
Darius Washington Jr. Memphis 6-2 Sophomore
Marcus Williams Connecticut 6-3 Junior
Shawne Williams Memphis 6-9 Freshman

The following is the list of international players who have applied for early entry into the 2006 NBA Draft:

Player Team/Country Height Status
Pape-Philippe Amagou Le Mans (France) 6-0 1985 DOB
Andrea Bargnani Benetton Treviso (Italy) 6-10 1985 DOB
Lior Eliyahu Hapoel Galil Elyon (Israel) 6-9 1985 DOB
Joel Freeland Gran Canaria (Spain) 6-10 1987 DOB
Damir Markota Cibona (Croatia) 6-10 1985 DOB
Oleksiy Pecherov Paris Basket Racing (France) 7-0 1985 DOB
Kosta Perovic Partizan (Serbia & Mont.) 7-2 1985 DOB
Sergio Rodriguez Adecco Estudiantes (Spain) 6-3 1986 DOB
Saer Sene Verviers-Pepinster (Belgium) 7-0 1986 DOB
Ejike Ugboaja Union Bank Lagos (Nigeria) 6-9 1985 DOB