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Players from San Diego

Drafted in the NBA

 

 

 

Current NBA Draft Rules

The following rules were established in the league's 2005 collective bargaining agreement (CBA).  There has been talk among the NBA owners & players to change the rules.  The following rules are valid since the high school class of 2006, which included Chase Budinger, Kevin Durant and Greg Oden:

All players must be at least 19 years old during the calendar year of the draft. 

All U.S. players must be one year removed from the graduation of his high school class.  U.S. players are defined as players who were born in the U.S., live in the U.S. or attended a U.S. high school or college.

Players Drafted in the NBA From CIF-San Diego Section High Schools

Draft, Player

1965  John Fairchild

1967  Elbert Miller

1968  Elbert Miller

1968  Dave Miller

1969  Steve Rippe

1972  John Tschogl

1974  Bill Walton

1976  Steve Copp

1976  Ralph Drollinger

1977  Ralph Drollinger

1978  Joel Kramer

1978  Ralph Drollinger

1981  Bob Bartholomew

1982  Cliff Livingston

1984  Mike Whitmarsh

1984  Michael Pitts*

1985  Ken Johnson

1987  Chris Dudley

1990  Jud Buechler

1995  Erik Meek

1997  Scott Pollard

1997  Mark Sanford

1998  Jelani McCoy*

2003  Luke Walton

2007  Jared Dudley

2007  Dominic McGuire

2009  Chase Budinger*

2011  Jeremy Tyler

2013  Jeff Withey

*McDonald's All-American

High School

San Dieguito High*

San Diego

San Diego

Crawford

Lincoln

Hilltop

Helix

Hilltop

Grossmont

Grossmont

Patrick Henry

Grossmont

Kearny

Morse

Monte Vista

Sweetwater

La Jolla

Torrey Pines

Poway

San Pasqual

Torrey Pines

Lincoln

St. Augustine

Cathedral//USDHS

Horizon

Lincoln

La Costa Canyon

San Diego High

Horizon

*school now closed

NBA Team

Los Angeles Lakers

San Diego

Milwaukee

San Diego

San Francisco

Golden State

Portland

New Orleans

Boston

New Jersey

Phoenix

Seattle

San Antonio

Detroit

Portland

San Antonio

Chicago

Cleveland

Seattle 

Houston

Detroit

Miami

Seattle

Los Angeles Lakers

Charlotte

Washington

Detroit

Charlotte

Portland

 

Round, Pick

2nd round, 8th pick

7th round, 12th pick

8th round, 12th pick

17th round, 1st pick

8th round, 7th pick

4th round, 13th pick

1st round, 1st pick

3rd round, 8th pick

7th round, 17th pick

8th round, 1st pick

3rd round, 19th pick

5th round, 17th pick

8th round, 17th pick

1st round, 9th pick

5th round, 18th pick

7th round, 7th pick

2nd round, 4th pick

4th round, 6th pick

2nd round, 11th pick

2nd round, 12th pick

1st round, 19th pick

2nd round, 2nd pick

2nd round, 4th pick

2nd round, 3rd pick

1st round, 22nd pick

2nd round, 17th pick

2nd round, 14th pick

2nd round, 9th pick

2nd round, 9th pick

 

Players Who Have Declared for the NBA Draft Out of High School

(California players are bold faced)

Draft, Player

1974  Moses Malone

1975  Darryl Dawkins

1975  Bill Willoughby

1989  Shawn Kemp

1995  Kevin Garnett

1996  Kobe Bryant

1996  Jermaine O’Neal

1996  Taj McDavid

1997  Tracy McGrady

1998  Al Harrington

1998  Rashard Lewis

1998  Korleone Young

1998  Ellis Richardson

1999  Jonathan Bender

1999  Leon Smith

2000  Darius Miles

2000  DeShawn Stevenson

2001  Kwame Brown

2001  Tyson Chandler

2001  Eddy Curry

2001  DeSagana Diop

2001  Ousmane Cisse

2001  Tony Key

2002  Amare Stoudemire

2002  DeAngelo Collins

2002  Lenny Cooke

2003  LeBron James

2003  Travis Outlaw

2003  Ndudi Ebi

2003  Kendrick Perkins

2003  James Lang

2003  Charlie Villanueva

2004  Dwight Howard

2004  Shaun Livingston

2004  Robert Swift

2004  Sebastian Telfair

2004  Al Jefferson

2004  Josh Smith

2004  J.R. Smith

2004  Dorell Wright

2004  Jackie Butler

2005  Martell Webster

2005  Gerald Green

2005  C.J. Miles

2005  Ricky Sanchez

2005  Monta Ellis

2005  Louis Williams

2005  Andray Blatche

2005  Amir Johnson

High School

Petersburg (VA)

Evans (Orlando, FL)

Morrow (Englewood, NJ)

Concord (Elkhart, IN)

Farragut (Chicago, IL)

Lower Merion (Ardmore, PA)

Eau Claire (Columbia, SC)

Palmetto (Williamston, SC)

Mt. Zion Academy (Durham, NC)

St. Patrick’s (Elizabeth, NJ

Elsik (Alief, TX)

Hargrave Military (Chatham, VA)

Poly (Sun Valley, CA)

Picayune (MS)

M.L. King (Chicago, IL)

East St. Louis (IL)

Washington (Easton, CA)

Glynn Academy (Brunswick, GA)

Dominguez (Compton, CA)

Thornwood (South Holland, IL)

Oak Hill (Mouth of Wilson, VA)

St. Jude (Montgomery, AL)

Centennial (Compton, CA)

Cypress Creek (Orlando, FL)

Inglewood (CA)

N. Regional Valley (Old Tappan, NY)

St. Vincent-St. Mary (Akron, OH)

Starkville (MS)

Westbury Christian (Houston, TX)

Ozen (Beaumont, TX)

Central Park Christian (Birmingham, AL)

Blair Academy (Blairstown, NJ)

SW Atlanta Christian (Atlanta, GA)

Peoria Central (Peoria, IL)

Bakersfield (CA)

Lincoln (Brooklyn, NY)

Prentiss (MS)

Oak Hill (Mouth of Wilson, VA)

St. Benedict’s Prep (Newark, NJ)

South Kent Prep (South Kent, CT)

McComb (MS)

Seattle Prep (Seattle, WA)

Gulf Shores Academy (Houston, TX)

Skyline (Dallas, TX)

IMG Academy (Bradenton, FL)

Lanier (Jackson, MS)

South Gwinnett (Snellville, GA)

South Kent Prep (CT)

Westchester (Los Angeles, CA)

NBA Team

Utah (ABA)

Philadelphia

Atlanta

Seattle

Minnesota

Charlotte

Portland

Not Drafted

Toronto

Indiana

Seattle

Detroit

Not Drafted

Toronto

San Antonio

LA Clippers

Utah

Washington

LA Clippers

Chicago

Cleveland

Denver

Not Drafted

Phoenix

Not Drafted

Not Drafted

Cleveland

Portland

Minnesota

Memphis

New Orleans

Not Drafted

Orlando

LA Clippers

Seattle

Portland

Boston

Atlanta

New Orleans

Miami

Not Drafted

Portland

Boston

Utah

Portland

Golden State

Philadelphia

Washington

Detroit

 

Round, Pick Overall

3rd Rd., 22nd overall

1st Rd., 5th overall

2nd Rd., 19th overall

1st Rd., 17th overall

1st Rd., 5th overall

1st Rd., 13th overall

1st Rd., 17th overall

n/a

1st Rd., 9th overall

1st Rd., 25th overall

2nd Rd., 32nd overall

2nd Rd., 40th overall

n/a

1st Rd., 5th overall

1st Rd., 29th overall

1st Rd., 3rd overall

1st Rd., 23rd overall

1st Rd., 1st overall

1st Rd., 2nd overall

1st Rd., 4th overall

1st Rd., 8th overall

2nd Rd., 47th overall

n/a

1st Rd., 9th overall

n/a

n/a

1st Rd., 1st overall

1st Rd., 23rd overall

1st Rd., 26th overall

1st Rd., 27th overall

2nd Rd., 48th overall

n/a

1st Rd., 1st overall

1st Rd., 4th overall

1st Rd., 12th overall

1st Rd., 13th overall

1st Rd., 15th overall

1st Rd., 17th overall

1st Rd., 18th overall

1st Rd., 19th overall

n/a

1st Rd., 6th overall

1st Rd., 18th overall

2nd Rd., 34th overall

2nd Rd., 35th overall

2nd Rd., 40th overall

2nd Rd., 45th overall

2nd Rd., 49th overall

2nd Rd., 56th overall

 

Players Drafted Out of High School

By the Numbers

49  Players declared for the draft

7  Not drafted

0  San Diego Players

6  California Players

 

Players of Note

1974  Moses Malone

1975  Darryl Dawkins

1995  Kevin Garnett

1996  Kobe Bryant

1997  Tracy McGrady

2002  Amare Stoudemire

2003  LeBron James

2004  Dwight Howard

 

Year-by-Year Trends

Early YearsMinimal Players

1974:  1 player declared for draft

1975:  2

1976:  none

1977:  none

1978:  none

1979:  none

1980:  none

1981:  none

1982:  none

1983:  none

1984:  none

1985:  none

1986:  none

1986:  none

1987:  none

1988:  none

1989:  1

1990:  none

1991:  none

1992:  none

1993:  none

1994:  none

Year-by-Year Trends

Modern Era:  Exodus Begins

1995:  1 player declared for draft

1996:  3

1997:  1

1998:  4

1999:  2

2000:  2

Internet/Blogger Hype Era:  NBA Sees Trend

2001:  6

2002:  3

2003:  6

2004:  9

2005:  8