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1971 NBA Draft: all the picks, trades and information.

Information about the 1971 NBA Draft, including the first and second round, all the trades and players data.

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Here you have all the picks from the 1971 NBA Draft. Total selections: 237

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1971 NBA Draft

Round 1

Pick Player NBA Team From (College) Pick Details
1. Austin Carr Cleveland Cavaliers Univ. of Notre Dame
2. Sidney Wicks Portland Trail Blazers Univ. of California, Los Angeles
3. Elmore Smith Buffalo Braves Kentucky State Univ.
4. Ken Durrett Cincinnati Royals La Salle Univ.
5. George Trapp Atlanta Hawks California State Univ., Long Beach
6. Fred Brown Seattle Supersonics Univ. of Iowa
7. Cliff Meely Houston Rockets Univ. of Colorado
8. Darnell Hillman Golden State Warriors San Jose State Univ.
9. Stan Love Baltimore Bullets Univ. of Oregon
10. Clarence Glover Boston Celtics Western Kentucky Univ.
11. Curtis Rowe Detroit Pistons Univ. of California, Los Angeles
12. Dana Lewis Philadelphia 76ers Univ. of Tulsa
13. Jim Cleamons Los Angeles Lakers Ohio State Univ.
14. John Roche Phoenix Suns Univ. of South Carolina
15. Kenny McIntosh Chicago Bulls Eastern Michigan Univ.
16. Dean Meminger New York Knicks Marquette Univ.
17. Collis Jones Milwaukee Bucks Univ. of Notre Dame

Round 2

Pick Player NBA Team From (College) Pick Details
18. Steve Patterson Cleveland Cavaliers Univ. of California, Los Angeles
19. Fred Hilton Buffalo Braves Grambling State Univ.
20. Willard Sojourner Chicago Bulls Weber State Univ.
21. John Mengelt Cincinnati Royals Auburn Univ.
22. Ted McClain Atlanta Hawks Tennessee State Univ.
23. Jim McDaniels Seattle Supersonics Western Kentucky Univ.
24. Mike Newlin Houston Rockets Univ. of Utah
25. Charlie Yelverton Portland Trail Blazers Fordham Univ.
26. Amos Thomas Buffalo Braves Southwestern Oklahoma State Univ.
27. Richard Fisher Portland Trail Blazers Colorado State Univ.
28. Jim Rose Boston Celtics Western Kentucky Univ.
29. Isaiah Wilson Detroit Pistons Univ. of Baltimore
30. Spencer Haywood Buffalo Braves Univ. of Detroit Mercy
31. Joe Bergman Cincinnati Royals Creighton Univ.
32. Howard Porter Chicago Bulls Villanova Univ.
33. Marvin Stewart Philadelphia 76ers Univ. of Nebraska
34. Gregg Northington New York Knicks Alabama State Univ.
35. Willie Long Cleveland Cavaliers Univ. of New Mexico

Round 3

Pick Player NBA Team From (College) Pick Details
36. Gerald Lockett Cleveland Cavaliers Univ. of Arkansas at Pine Bluff
37. Larry Steele Portland Trail Blazers Univ. of Kentucky
38. Rich Yunkus Cincinnati Royals Georgia Institute of Technology
39. Jeff Halliburton Atlanta Hawks Drake Univ.
40. Clifford Ray Chicago Bulls Univ. of Oklahoma
41. Jackie Ridgle Cleveland Cavaliers Univ. of California
42. William Smith Portland Trail Blazers Syracuse Univ.
43. Rich Rinaldi Baltimore Bullets Saint Peter's College
44. Dave Robisch Boston Celtics Univ. of Kansas
45. Marv Roberts Detroit Pistons Utah State Univ.
46. Dave Wohl Philadelphia 76ers Univ. of Pennsylvania
47. Mike Gale Chicago Bulls Elizabeth City State Univ.
48. Dennis Layton Phoenix Suns Univ. of Southern California
49. Dick Gibbs Chicago Bulls Univ. of Texas at El Paso
50. Ken Mayfield New York Knicks Tuskegee Univ.
51. Gary Brell Milwaukee Bucks Marquette Univ.

Round 4

Pick Player NBA Team From (College) Pick Details
52. Cliff Harris Cleveland Cavaliers Hardin-Simmons Univ.
53. Jimmy O'Brien Buffalo Braves Boston College
54. Bobby Fields Portland Trail Blazers La Salle Univ.
55. Sid Catlett Cincinnati Royals Univ. of Notre Dame
56. Jim Welch Atlanta Hawks Univ. of Houston
57. Pembroke Burrows Seattle Supersonics Jacksonville Univ.
58. Tom Owens Houston Rockets Univ. of South Carolina
59. Greg Gary Golden State Warriors St. Bonaventure Univ.
60. Willie Allen Baltimore Bullets Univ. of Miami
61. Randy Denton Boston Celtics Duke Univ.
62. Jarrett Durham Detroit Pistons Duquesne Univ.
63. Erwin Johnson Philadelphia 76ers Augusta State Univ.
64. Roger Brown Los Angeles Lakers Univ. of Kansas
65. Walt Szczerbiak Phoenix Suns George Washington Univ.
66. Jim Irving Chicago Bulls Saint Louis Univ.
67. Steve Niles New York Knicks Texas A&M Univ.
68. Henry Smith Milwaukee Bucks Univ. of Missouri

Round 5

Pick Player NBA Team From (College) Pick Details
69. Brian Mahoney Cleveland Cavaliers Manhattan College
70. Garry Nelson Buffalo Braves Duquesne Univ.
71. Hector Blondet Portland Trail Blazers Murray State Univ.
72. Jim Guymond Cincinnati Royals Eastern New Mexico Univ.
73. Tyrone Marionneaux Cincinnati Royals Loyola Univ. New Orleans
74. Jeff Smith Seattle Supersonics New Mexico State Univ.
75. Rudy Benjamin Houston Rockets Michigan State Univ.
76. Odis Allison Golden State Warriors Univ. of Nevada, Las Vegas
77. Don Johnson Baltimore Bullets Univ. of Tennessee
78. Greg Nelson Houston Rockets Jacksonville Univ.
79. Vincent White Detroit Pistons Savannah State Univ.
80. Richard Hood Philadelphia 76ers Phillips Univ.
81. Lee Dedmon Los Angeles Lakers Univ. of North Carolina
82. Kenneth Gardner Phoenix Suns Univ. of Utah
83. Larry Weatherford Chicago Bulls Purdue Univ.
84. Bob Kissane Phoenix Suns College of the Holy Cross
85. Barry Nelson Milwaukee Bucks Duquesne Univ.

Round 6

Pick Player NBA Team From (College) Pick Details
86. Mike Childress Cleveland Cavaliers Colorado State Univ.
87. Glen Summors Buffalo Braves Gannon Univ.
88. Jim Day Portland Trail Blazers Morehead State Univ.
89. Gil McGregor Cincinnati Royals Wake Forest Univ.
90. Willie Humes Atlanta Hawks Univ. of Idaho
91. Mike Neciase Seattle Supersonics William Carey College
92. Garry Reist Houston Rockets Rice Univ.
93. Charles Johnson Golden State Warriors Univ. of California
94. John Novey Baltimore Bullets Mount St. Mary's Univ.
95. Thorpe Weber Boston Celtics Vanderbilt Univ.
96. Jim Larranga Detroit Pistons Providence College
97. Jake Jones Philadelphia 76ers Assumption College
98. Bill Brickhouse Los Angeles Lakers Montana State Univ.
99. William Graham Phoenix Suns Kentucky State Univ.
100. Jim England Chicago Bulls Univ. of Tennessee
101. Bill Mainor New York Knicks Fordham Univ.
102. Ed Kemp Milwaukee Bucks Adams State College

Round 7

Pick Player NBA Team From (College) Pick Details
103. Tom Bush Cleveland Cavaliers Drake Univ.
104. Randy Smith Buffalo Braves Buffalo State College
105. Gene Knolle Portland Trail Blazers Texas Tech Univ.
106. Ollie Shannon Cincinnati Royals Univ. of Minnesota
107. Mike Jordan Atlanta Hawks Savannah State Univ.
108. John Duncan Seattle Supersonics Kentucky Wesleyan College
109. Eric Hill Houston Rockets Univ. of Minnesota
110. Ken May Golden State Warriors Univ. of Dayton
111. Dennis Hogg Baltimore Bullets Washington State Univ.
112. Skip Young Boston Celtics Florida State Univ.
113. Steve Kelly Detroit Pistons Brigham Young Univ.
114. Curtis Ford Philadelphia 76ers Northeastern State Univ.
115. Gene Gathers Los Angeles Lakers Bradley Univ.
116. Ralph Brateris Phoenix Suns Trenton State Univ.
117. Artis Gilmore Chicago Bulls Jacksonville Univ.
118. Danny Davis New York Knicks Henderson State Univ.
119. Gene Phillips Milwaukee Bucks Southern Methodist Univ.

Round 8

Pick Player NBA Team From (College) Pick Details
120. Charlie Davis Cleveland Cavaliers Wake Forest Univ.
121. Craig Love Buffalo Braves Ohio Univ.
122. John Sutter Portland Trail Blazers Tulane Univ.
123. Frank Fitzgerald Cincinnati Royals Boston College
124. Jim Smith Atlanta Hawks Kentucky Wesleyan College
125. Charlie Lowery Seattle Supersonics Univ. of Puget Sound
126. Rich Katherman Houston Rockets Duke Univ.
127. Jim Haderlein Golden State Warriors Loyola Marymount Univ.
128. Russell Golden Baltimore Bullets Jackson State Univ.
129. John Ribock Boston Celtics Univ. of South Carolina
130. Wayne Jones Detroit Pistons Niagara Univ.
131. Barry Yates Philadelphia 76ers Univ. of Maryland
132. Luke Adams Los Angeles Lakers Lamar Univ.
133. Vernell Ellzy Phoenix Suns Florida State Univ.
134. Clarence Sherrod Chicago Bulls Univ. of Wisconsin
135. Leroy Eldridge New York Knicks Cheyney Univ. of Pennsylvania
136. Felix Thurston Milwaukee Bucks Trinity Univ.

Round 9

Pick Player NBA Team From (College) Pick Details
137. Rich Walker Cleveland Cavaliers Bowling Green State Univ.
138. Gary Stewart Buffalo Braves Canisius College
139. Goo Kennedy Portland Trail Blazers Texas Christian Univ.
140. Ernie Fleming Atlanta Hawks Jacksonville Univ.
141. Larry Holliday Seattle Supersonics Univ. of Oregon
142. Willie Kerry Houston Rockets Univ. of Denver
143. Clarence Smith Golden State Warriors Villanova Univ.
144. Ron Johnston Baltimore Bullets Murray State Univ.
145. Ray Green Boston Celtics California Univ. of Pennslyvania
146. Paul Botts Detroit Pistons Central Michigan Univ.
147. Tom Lee Philadelphia 76ers Univ. of Arizona
148. Bob Cheeks Los Angeles Lakers Whittier College
149. Mike Johnson Phoenix Suns Kansas State Univ.
150. Jackie Dinkins Chicago Bulls Voorhees College
151. Mike O'Brien New York Knicks Saint Leo Univ.
152. Rick Howat Milwaukee Bucks Univ. of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Round 10

Pick Player NBA Team From (College) Pick Details
153. Jim Meredith Cleveland Cavaliers Washington State Univ.
154. Don Ward Buffalo Braves Colgate Univ.
155. Greg Starrick Portland Trail Blazers Southern Illinois Univ.
156. Ron Rippitoe Atlanta Hawks Lipscomb Univ.
157. Ed Huston Seattle Supersonics Univ. of Puget Sound
158. Calvin Oliver Houston Rockets Univ. of Texas-Pan American
159. Bill Drosdiak Golden State Warriors Univ. of Oregon
160. Eddie Myers Baltimore Bullets Univ. of Arizona
161. Dale Dover Boston Celtics Harvard Univ.
162. Steve Butcher Detroit Pistons Pikeville College
163. Jim Dinwiddie Philadelphia 76ers Univ. of Kentucky
164. Cliff Mosely Los Angeles Lakers Quinnipiac Univ.
165. Tom Newell Phoenix Suns Univ. of Hawaii
166. David Withers Chicago Bulls Univ. of Delaware
167. Andy Toth New York Knicks Cheyney Univ. of Pennsylvania
168. Dan Fife Milwaukee Bucks Univ. of Michigan

Round 11

Pick Player NBA Team From (College) Pick Details
169. Mike Casey Cleveland Cavaliers Univ. of Kentucky
170. Bill Warner Buffalo Braves Univ. of Arizona
171. Howard Burford Portland Trail Blazers Gonzaga Univ.
172. Levi Wyatt Atlanta Hawks Alcorn State Univ.
173. Jerome Perry Seattle Supersonics Western Kentucky Univ.
174. Doug Rex Houston Rockets Univ. of California, Santa Barbara
175. Chuck Olowski Baltimore Bullets Univ. of Baltimore
176. Reggie Brooks Boston Celtics Southern New Hampshire Univ.
177. Larry Saunders Detroit Pistons Duke Univ.
178. Dana Pagett Philadelphia 76ers Univ. of Southern California
179. Paul Leitz Phoenix Suns Western Carolina Univ.
180. Al Smith Chicago Bulls Bradley Univ.
181. Ken Davis New York Knicks Georgetown College
182. Blaine Henry Milwaukee Bucks Marshall Univ.

Round 12

Pick Player NBA Team From (College) Pick Details
183. Doug Hess Cleveland Cavaliers Univ. of Toledo
184. Butch Webster Buffalo Braves Louisiana State Univ.
185. Don Sechler Portland Trail Blazers Delaware Valley College
186. Roger Moore Atlanta Hawks -
187. Chris Schrobilgen Houston Rockets Univ. of Southern California
188. Bob Connor Baltimore Bullets Loyola College in Maryland
189. John Dalton Boston Celtics Suffolk Univ.
190. Bob Horn Detroit Pistons Drake Univ.
191. Ken Kowall Philadelphia 76ers Ohio Univ.
192. Floyd Mason Phoenix Suns Alcorn State Univ.
193. Ken Riley Chicago Bulls Middle Tennessee State Univ.
194. Carl Greenfield New York Knicks Eastern Kentucky Univ.
195. Gene Mumford Milwaukee Bucks Univ. of Scranton

Round 13

Pick Player NBA Team From (College) Pick Details
196. Bobby Jones Cleveland Cavaliers Drake Univ.
197. Pete Smith Buffalo Braves Valdosta State Univ.
198. Ed Jenkins Atlanta Hawks -
199. Lee McCollough Houston Rockets Indiana Univ.
200. Ron Crosswhite Baltimore Bullets Univ. of Dayton
201. Leroy Chalk Boston Celtics Univ. of Nebraska
202. Willie Roberson Detroit Pistons Univ. of Wyoming
203. Hank Commodore Philadelphia 76ers Northwestern Oklahoma State Univ.
204. Ron Dorsey Phoenix Suns Tennessee State Univ.
205. Ed Goode Chicago Bulls DePaul Univ.
206. Larry Duckworth New York Knicks Henderson State Univ.
207. Pierre Russell Milwaukee Bucks Univ. of Kansas

Round 14

Pick Player NBA Team From (College) Pick Details
208. Bubbles Harris Cleveland Cavaliers Indiana Univ.
209. Ray Lavender Buffalo Braves Drury Univ.
210. Gene Roberson Houston Rockets Canisius College
211. Rudolph Peele Baltimore Bullets Norfolk State Univ.
212. Art Davis Detroit Pistons Johnson C. Smith Univ.
213. Ken Booker Phoenix Suns Univ. of California, Los Angeles
214. Richard Dixon Chicago Bulls Loyola Marymount Univ.
215. Jack O'Connor New York Knicks Univ. of Great Falls
216. George Jackson Milwaukee Bucks Univ. of Dayton

Round 15

Pick Player NBA Team From (College) Pick Details
217. Larry Baker Cleveland Cavaliers Wittenberg Univ.
218. William Chatmon Buffalo Braves Baylor Univ.
219. Terry Guigg Houston Rockets Gonzaga Univ.
220. James Morrell Baltimore Bullets Norfolk State Univ.
221. James Fleming Detroit Pistons Alcorn State Univ.
222. Curtis Carter Phoenix Suns Bishop College
223. Liscio Thomas Chicago Bulls Furman Univ.
224. Loyd King Milwaukee Bucks Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State Univ.

Round 16

Pick Player NBA Team From (College) Pick Details
225. Vance Tyree Cleveland Cavaliers Univ. of Wisconsin-LaCrosse
226. James Douglas Buffalo Braves Univ. of Memphis
227. Leonard Jackson Houston Rockets Univ. of Oregon
228. Fred Smiley Detroit Pistons Univ. of Detroit Mercy
229. Bob Bissant Chicago Bulls Loyola Univ. New Orleans

Round 17

Pick Player NBA Team From (College) Pick Details
230. Nelson Isley Buffalo Braves Louisiana State Univ.
231. Steve Sims Houston Rockets Pepperdine Univ.
232. Leroy Jenkins Detroit Pistons Univ. of Detroit Mercy

Round 18

Pick Player NBA Team From (College) Pick Details
233. Joey Meyer Buffalo Braves DePaul Univ.
234. Carlos Quintar Houston Rockets -
235. Ike Bundy Detroit Pistons Lawrence Technological Univ.

Round 19

Pick Player NBA Team From (College) Pick Details
236. Gary Schneider Houston Rockets San Diego State Univ.
237. Ed Jenkins Detroit Pistons Shaw Univ.

Total picks: 237