Chart: Where UK’s one-and-dones have been drafted

 Posted by at 8:17 PM on June 27, 2013
Jun 272013

Nerlens Noel was selected by the New Orleans Pelicans with the No. 6 overall pick in Thursday night’s NBA Draft, becoming the 10th one-and-done player from Kentucky to be drafted in John Calipari’s four years as head coach. Archie Goodwin went to the Phoenix Suns with the 29th overall pick a couple hours later, becoming Calipari’s 11th one-and-done at UK. Seven of those players have gone in the lottery. All 11 were chosen in the first round.

Note: Noel will reportedly be traded to the Philadelphia 76ers.

One-and-done players at Kentucky
Player Drafted Year Rookie stats
John Wall 1st 2010 Averaged 16.4 points and 8.3 assists as a rookie
DeMarcus Cousins 5th 2010 Averaged 14.1 points and 8.6 rebounds as a rookie
Eric Bledsoe 18th 2010 Averaged 6.7 points and 3.6 assists as a rookie
Daniel Orton 29th 2010 Did not play during the 2010-11 season
Enes Kanter 3rd 2011 Averaged 4.6 points and 4.2 rebounds as a rookie
Brandon Knight 8th 2011 Averaged 12.8 points and 3.8 assists as a rookie
Anthony Davis 1st 2012 Averaged 13.5 points and 8.2 rebounds as a rookie
Michael Kidd-Gilchrist 2nd 2012 Averaged 9.0 points and 5.8 rebounds as a rookie
Marquis Teague 29th 2012 Averaged 2.1 points and 1.3 assists as a rookie
Nerlens Noel 6th 2013 ???
Archie Goodwin 29th 2013 ???

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