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2011 NBA Early Entrants List

NEW YORK, April 28, 2011 The National Basketball Association announced today that 89 players, including 69 players from U.S. colleges and 20 international players, have filed as early entry candidates for the 2011 NBA Draft.

Players wishing to enter the 2011 NBA Draft were required to submit a letter to the NBA to be received no later than Sunday, April 24. 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 13.

Following is the list of players from U.S. colleges who have applied for early entry into the 2011 NBA Draft, which will be held Thursday, June 23, at the Prudential C in Newark, N.J.:

(UPDATED: 5/11/11)

Player Position Class Height Weight School
Olu Ashaolu SF Junior 6-7 228 Louisiana Tech
Keion Bell SG Junior 6-3 200 Pepperdine
Jacob Blankenship - Junior 6-9 - Southeastern (FL)
Laurence Bowers SF Junior 6-8 190 Missouri
Alec Burks SG Sophomore 6-6 185 Colorado
DeAngelo Casto PF Junior 6-8 245 Washington St.
Roscoe Davis - Freshman 6-10 - Midland JC (TX)
Mamadou Diarra PF/C Junior 7-0 240 Chaminde (HI)
TyShawn Edmondson - Junior 6-4 - Austin Peay
Kim English SG Junior 6-6 200 Missouri
Ashton Gibbs SG Junior 6-2 195 Pittsburgh
Troy Gillenwater PF Junior 6-7 240 New Mexico St.
Jeremy Green SG Junior 6-4 190 Stanford
Jordan Hamilton SF Sophomore 6-7 210 Texas
Tobias Harris SF Freshman 6-8 210 Tennessee
Tyler Honeycutt SF Sophomore 6-7 195 UCLA
Desmond Holloway - Junior 6-3 - Coastal Carolina
Terrell Holloway PG Junior 6-0 185 Xavier
Scotty Hopson SG Junior 6-7 205 Tennessee
Kyrie Irving PG Freshman 6-2 175 Duke
Reggie Jackson SG Junior 6-2 180 Boston College
Terrence Jennings PF Junior 6-10 225 Louisville
Orlando Johnson SG Junior 6-5 220 Santa Barbara
Reggie Johnson C Junior 6-10 300 Miami
Tiondre Johnson - Sophomore 6-6 - Coastal Bend JC (TX)
Kevin Jones PF Junior 6-8 240 West Virginia
Terrence Jones SF Freshman 6-9 241 Kentucky
Cory Joseph PG Freshman 6-3 185 Texas
Enes Kanter C Freshman 6-11 261 Kentucky
Ryan Kelley - Sophomore 6-5 - Colorado
Dan Kelm - Sophomore 6-0 - Viterbo (WI)
Brandon Knight PG Freshman 6-3 175 Kentucky
Malcolm Lee PG Junior 6-5 180 UCLA
Kawhi Leonard SF Sophomore 6-7 220 San Diego St.
Travis Leslie SG Junior 6-5 210 Georgia
DeAndre Liggins SF Junior 6-7 190 Kentucky
David Loubeau - Junior 6-8 - Texas A&M
Shelvin Mack SG Junior 6-3 190 Butler

Greg Mangano

- Junior 6-10 - Yale
Keishawn Mayes - Junior 6-7 - Campbell
Cameron Moore - Junior 6-10 - Alabama-Birmingham
Darius Morris PG Sophomore 6-4 190 Michigan
Marcus Morris SF Junior 6-8 235 Kansas
Markieff Morris PF Junior 6-9 245 Kansas
Darrion Pellum - Junior 6-6 - Hampton
J.P. Primm PG Junior 6-1 195 UNC Asheville
Willie Reed PF Sophomore 6-9 220 St. Louis
Jereme Richmond SF Freshman 6-7 205 Illinois
Ralph Sampson III - Junior 6-11 - Minnesota
Carlton Scott SF Junior 6-8 218 Notre Dame
Josh Selby PG Freshman 6-3 183 Kansas
Iman Shumpert PG Junior 6-5 210 Georgia Tech
John Shurna SF Junior 6-8 210 Northwestern
Chris Singleton SF Junior 6-9 210 Florida St.
Greg Smith C Sophomore 6-10 249 Fresno St.
Isaiah Thomas PG Junior 5-9 170 Washington
Trey Thompkins PF Junior 6-10 245 Georgia
Hollis Thompson SF Sophomore 6-7 205 Georgetown
Klay Thompson SG Junior 6-6 190 Washington St.
Tristan Thompson PF Freshman 6-9 220 Texas
Thomas Tibbs Jr. - Junior 5-10 - Staten Island
Nikola Vucevic PF Junior 6-10 240 USC
Kemba Walker PG Junior 6-1 170 Connecticut
Antoine Watson - Junior 6-4 - Florida International
Charlie Westbrook - Junior 6-4 - South Dakota
Derrick Williams PF Sophomore 6-9 235 Arizona
Jordan Williams PF Junior 6-10 260 Maryland
Brandon Wood PG Junior 6-2 190 Valparaiso

The following is the list of international players who have applied for early entry into the 2011 NBA Draft:

Player Position DOB Height Weight Team/Country*
Andrew Albicy PG 1990 5-10 165 Paris-Levallois (France)
Furkan Aldemir PF 1991 6-9 220 Karsiyaka (Turkey)
Davis Bertans SF 1992 6-7 210 Union Olimpija (Slovenia)
Bismack Biyombo PF/C 1992 6-9 240 Fuenlabrada (Spain)
Nihad Djedovic SF/SG 1990 6-5 195 Lottomatica Roma (Italy)
Emmanouil Koukoulas - 1991 6-11 - Ilysiakos (Greece)
Joffrey Lauvergne PF 1991 6-10 220 Chalon (France)
Abdoulaye Loum PF/C 1991 6-10 230 Le Havre (France)
Nikola Mirotic PF 1991 6-10 210 Real Madrid (Spain)
Donatas Motiejunas PF/C 1990 7-0 215 Benetton Treviso (Italy)
Lucas Riva Nogueira C 1992 6-11 225 Estudiantes II (Spain)
Femi Oladipo - 1990 6-7 - Crailsheim (Germany)
Leon Radosevic PF/C 1990 6-10 210 Cibona (Croatia)
Negueba Samake - 1990 6-11 - Rouen (France)
Tornike Shengelia SF 1991 6-9 200 Verviers-Pepinster (Belgium)
Abdel Kader Sylla - 1990 6-9 - Nancy (France)
Jonas Valanciunas C 1992 6-11 240 Lietuvos Rytas (Lithuania)
Jan Vesely SF/PF 1990 6-11 240 Partizan (Serbia)
Jonas Wohlfarth-Bottermann - 1990 6-10 - Telekom (Germany)
Tomislav Zubcic PF/SF 1990 7-0 210 Cibona (Croatia)

*Country indicates where team plays, not country of nationality.