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Jayhawks in the NBA (ABA)

Name Years Lettering at KU NBA Team(s) Seasons Round Drafted
Currently on NBA roster
Cole Aldrich 2008-10 Oklahoma City Thunder
Houston Rockets
Sacramento Kings
New York Knicks

2010-2012
2012-2013
2012-2013
2013-present
1 (2010, 11th, New Orleans)
Darrell Arthur 2007-08 Memphis Grizzlies
Denver Nuggets

2008-2013
2013-present
1 (2008, 27th, New Orleans)
Mario Chalmers 2006-08 Miami Heat 2008-present 2 (2008, 34th overall, Minnesota)
Nick Collison 2000-03 Seattle SuperSonics
Oklahoma City Thunder

2004-08
2008-present
1 (2003, 12th)
Drew Gooden 2000-02 Orlando Magic
Memphis Grizzlies
Orlando Magic
Cleveland Cavaliers
Chicago Bulls
Cleveland Cavaliers
Chicago Bulls
Sacramento Kings
San Antonio Spurs
Dallas Mavericks
Los Angeles Clippers
Milwaukee Bucks
Washington Wizards

2002-03
2002-03
2003-04
2004-2007
2007-08
2007-08
2008-09
2008-09
2008-09
2009-10
2009-10
2010-13
2013-present
1 (2002, 4th)
Xavier Henry 2010 Memphis Grizzlies
New Orleans Hornets
Los Angeles Lakers

2010-11
2011-13

2013-present
1 (2010, 12th)
Kirk Hinrich 2000-03 Chicago Bulls
Atlanta Hawks
Washington Wizards
Atlanta Hawks
Chicago Bulls

2003-2010
2010-2011
2010-2011
2011-2012
2012-present
1 (2003, 7th)
Ben McLemore 2013 Sacramento Kings 2013-present 1 (2013, 7th)
Marcus Morris 2009-11 Houston Rockets
Phoenix Suns

2011-13
2013-present
1 (2011, 14th)
Markieff Morris 2009-11 Phoenix Suns 2011-present 1 (2011, 13th)
Paul Pierce 1996-98 Boston Celtics
Brooklyn Nets

1999-2013
2013-present
1 (1998, 10th)
Thomas Robinson 2010-12 Sacramento Kings
Houston Rockets
Portland Trail Blazers

2012-13
2012-13
2013-present
1 (2012, 5th)
Brandon Rush 2006-08 Indiana Pacers
Golden State Warriors
Utah Jazz

2008-2011
2011-13
2013-present
1 (2008, 13th, Portland)
Jeff Withey 2010-13 New Orleans Pelicans 2013-present 2 (2013, 39th overall, Portland)
Not on current NBA roster/Retired
Charlie Black 1942-43; 46-47 Anderson Packers (NBL)
Fort Wayne Pistons (NBA)
Indianapolis Jets
Milwaukee Hawks
1947-48
1948-49
1949
1951-52
 
Roger Bohnstiel 1966-68 New York Knicks   9
B.H. Born 1952-54 Fort Wayne Pistons (NBA)   3
Bill Bridges 1959-61 St. Louis Hawks
Atlanta Hawks
Philadelphia 76ers
Los Angeles Lakers
Golden State Warriors
1962-68
1969-71
1972
1973-74
1975
3
Roger Brown 1969-71 Los Angeles Lakers
Carolina Cougars (ABA)
San Antonio Spurs (ABA)
Virginia Squires (ABA)
Detroit Pistons
Denver Nuggets (ABA)
Chicago Bulls
1972-73
1972-73
1973
1974
1975-77
1976
1980
3
Rick Calloway 1990 Boston Celtics
Sacramento Kings
1991
1991
 
Randolph Carroll 1978-79 Phoenix Suns   10
Wilt Chamberlain 1957-58 Philadelphia Warriors
San Francisco Warriors
Philadelphia 76ers
Los Angeles Lakers
1959-62
1962-64
1965-68
1968-73
1
Eric Chenowith 1998-01 New York Knicks   2
Sherron Collins 2007-10 Charlotte Bobcats 2010-2011 Undrafted
Norm Cook 1974-76 Boston Celtics
Denver Nuggets (NBA)
1976-77
1977-78
1
John Crawford 1978-81 Philadelphia 76ers   7
Greg Dreiling 1984-86 Indiana Pacers (NBA)
Dallas Mavericks
Cleveland Cavaliers
1986-93
1994, 1997
1996
2
John Douglas 1977-78 San Diego Clippers 1981-83 6 (1978 by New Orleans)
Nolen Ellison 1961-63 Baltimore Bullets   4
Jack Eskridge 1946-48 Chicago Stags
Indianapolis Jets
1948-49
1948-49
 
Ron Franz 1965-67 Oakland Oaks (ABA)
New Orleans Buccaneers
Floridians (ABA)
Memphis Tams (ABA)
Dallas Chaparrals (ABA)
1967-68
1968-70
1970-72
1972-73
1973
10
Tony Guy 1979-82 Boston Celtics   2
Darrin Hancock 1994 Charlotte Hornets
Milwaukee Bucks
1995, 2000
2000
2
Carl Henry 1983-84 Kansas City Kings
Sacramento Kings
1984-85
1985-86
4
Wayne Hightower 1960-61 San Francisco Warriors
Baltimore Bullets
Detroit Pistons
Denver Rockets (ABA)
Los Angeles Stars (ABA)
Utah Stars (ABA)
Texas Chaparrals (ABA)
Carolina Cougars (ABA)
1962-64
1964-66
1967
1967-69
1969-70
1970
1971
1971-72
1
Art Housey 1980-81 Dallas Mavericks   3
Cedric Hunter 1984-87 Charlotte Hornets 1992  
Darnell Jackson 2005-08 Cleveland Cavaliers
Milwaukee Bucks
Sacramento Kings
2008-2010
2010
2010-2011
2 (2008 by Miami)
Adonis Jordan 1990-93 Seattle Supersonics
Denver Nuggets
 
1994
2
Alan Kelley 1953-54 Milwaukee Hawks   7
Dean Kelley 1951-53 Fort Wayne Pistons   8
Ron Kellogg 1983-86 Atlanta Hawks   2
Maurice King 1955-57 Boston Celtics
Chicago Stags (NBA)
1959-60
1962-63
6
Ken Koenigs 1975-78 Cleveland Cavaliers   5
Raef LaFrentz 1995-98 Denver Nuggets
Dallas Mavericks
Boston Celtics
Portland Trailblazers
1999-2002
2002-04
2004-06
2006-08
1
Riney Lochmann 1964-66 Dallas Chaparrals (ABA) 1967-70  
Ron Loneski 1957-59 St. Louis Hawks   10
Al Lopes 1965-66 Baltimore Bullets    
Clyde Lovellette 1950-52 Minneapolis Lakers
Cincinnati Royals
St. Louis Hawks
Boston Celtics
1953-57
1957-58
1958-62
1962-64
 
David Magley 1979-82 Cleveland Cavaliers 1982-83 2
Danny Manning 1985-88 Los Angeles Clippers
Atlanta Hawks
Phoenix Suns
Milwaukee Bucks
Utah Jazz
Dallas Mavericks
Detroit Pistons
1988-94
1994
1995-99
2000
2001
2002
2003
1
Archie Marshall 1986, 1988 San Antonio Spurs   3
Brian Martin 1982-84 Seattle Supersonics
Portland Trailblazers
1985-86
1985-86
9 (1984 by Indiana)
Aaron Miles 2001-05 Golden State Warriors 2005  
Paul Mokeski 1976-79 Houston Rockets
Detroit Pistons
Cleveland Cavaliers
Milwaukee Bucks
Cleveland Cavaliers
Golden State Warriors
1979-80
1980-82
1982-83
1983-89
1989-91
1991
2
Roger Morningstar 1974-75 Boston Celtics   8
Dave Nash 1968-69 Chicago Bulls   4
Herb Nobles 1976-77 Detroit Pistons   6
Greg Ostertag 1992-95 Utah Jazz
Sacramento Kings
Utah Jazz
1996-2004
2004-05
2005-06
1
Scot Pollard 1994-97 Detroit Pistons
Atlanta Hawks
Sacramento Kings
Indiana Pacers
Cleveland Cavaliers
Boston Celtics
1998-99
1999
1999-2003
2004-06
2006-2007
2007-08
1
Kevin Pritchard 1986-90 Golden State Warriors
Boston Celtics
1990-91
1991
2
Mark Randall 1987, 89-91 Chicago Bulls
Minnesota Timberwolves
Detroit Pistons
Denver Nuggets
1991
1992
1993
1994-95
1
Gil Reich 1953 Boston Celtics   11
Ryan Robertson 1996-99 Sacramento Kings 2000 2
Dave Robisch 1969-71 Denver Rockets (ABA)
San Diego Conquistadors (ABA)
Indiana Pacers (ABA-NBA)
Cleveland Cavaliers (ABA)
Denver Nuggets (NBA)
Kansas City Kings
1971-74
1975
1975-78
1979-81
1981-84
1984
5
Pierre Russell 1969-71 Kentucky Colonels (ABA) 1971-73 13
Otto Schnellbacher 1943, 46-48 St. Louis Bombers (ABA)
Providence Steamrollers (ABA)
1948-49
1948-49
 
Josh Selby 2011 Memphis Grizzlies 2011-2013 2 (2011, 49th overall)
Wayne Simien 2002-05 Miami Heat 2005-07 1
Bruce Sloan 1967-69 Philadelphia 76ers   11
Rick Suttle 1973-75 Los Angeles Lakers   7
Bud Stallworth 1970-72 Seattle Supersonics
New Orleans Jazz
1972-74
1974-77
1
Tyshawn Taylor 2009-12 Brooklyn Nets 2012-14 2 (2012, 41st overall, Portland)
Billy Thomas 1995-98 Washington Wizards
New Jersey Nets
Washington Wizards
Cleveland Cavaliers
2004
2005
2006
2007
 
Calvin Thompson 1983-86 New York Knicks   4
George Unseld 1963-64 Los Angeles Stars (ABA)    
Jacque Vaughn 1994-97 Utah Jazz
Atlanta Hawks
Orlando Magic
Atlanta Hawks
New Jersey Nets
San Antonio Spurs
1998-2001
2002
2003
2004
2005-06
2006-09
1
Rex Walters 1992-93 New Jersey Nets
Philadelphia 76ers
Miami Heat
1994-96
1996-98
1998-2000
1
Walt Wesley 1964-66 Cincinnati Royals
Chicago Bulls
Cleveland Cavaliers
Phoenix Suns
Capital Bullets
Philadelphia 76ers
Milwaukee Bucks
Los Angeles Lakers
1966-69
1969-70
1970-72
1973
1973-74
1974-75
1975
1975-76
1
Jo Jo White 1966-69 Boston Celtics
Golden State Warriors
Kansas City Kings
1969-78
1978-80
1980-81
1
Bobby Wilson 1966 Dallas Caparrals (ABA) 1967-68  
Julian Wright 2005-07 New Orleans Hornets
Toronto Raptors
2007-2010
2010-2011
1
Darnell Valentine 1978-81 Portland Trailblazers
Los Angeles Clippers
Cleveland Cavaliers
1981-86
1986-88
1988-89
1

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