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1972 NBA Draft: all the picks, trades and information.

Information about the 1972 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 1972 NBA Draft. Total selections: 198

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1972 NBA Draft

Round 1

Pick Player NBA Team From (College) Pick Details
1. LaRue Martin Portland Trail Blazers Loyola Univ. of Chicago
2. Bob McAdoo Buffalo Braves Univ. of North Carolina
3. Dwight Davis Cleveland Cavaliers Univ. of Houston
4. Corky Calhoun Phoenix Suns Univ. of Pennsylvania
5. Freddie Boyd Philadelphia 76ers Oregon State Univ.
6. Russ Lee Milwaukee Bucks Marshall Univ.
7. Bud Stallworth Seattle Supersonics Univ. of Kansas
8. Tom Riker New York Knicks Univ. of South Carolina
9. Bob Nash Detroit Pistons Univ. of Hawaii
10. Paul Westphal Boston Celtics Univ. of Southern California
11. Ralph Simpson Chicago Bulls Michigan State Univ.
12. Julius Erving Milwaukee Bucks Univ. of Massachusetts Amherst
13. Travis Grant Los Angeles Lakers Kentucky State Univ.

Round 2

Pick Player NBA Team From (College) Pick Details
14. Bob Davis Portland Trail Blazers Weber State Univ.
15. Harold Fox Buffalo Braves Jacksonville Univ.
16. Jim Price Los Angeles Lakers Univ. of Louisville
17. Chris Ford Detroit Pistons Villanova Univ.
18. Joby Wright Seattle Supersonics Indiana Univ.
19. Sam Sibert Kansas City-Omaha Kings Kentucky State Univ.
20. John Gianelli Houston Rockets Univ. of the Pacific
21. Steve Bracey Atlanta Hawks Univ. of Tulsa
22. Paul Stovall Los Angeles Lakers Arizona State Univ.
23. Brian Taylor Seattle Supersonics Princeton Univ.
24. Steve Hawes Cleveland Cavaliers Univ. of Washington
25. Tom Patterson Baltimore Bullets Ouachita Baptist Univ.
26. Dave Twardzik Portland Trail Blazers Old Dominion Univ.
27. Dennis Wuycik Boston Celtics Univ. of North Carolina
28. Mike Ratliff Kansas City-Omaha Kings Univ. of Wisconsin-Eau Claire
29. Chuck Terry Milwaukee Bucks California State Univ., Long Beach
30. Ollie Johnson Portland Trail Blazers Temple Univ.

Round 3

Pick Player NBA Team From (College) Pick Details
31. Lloyd Neal Portland Trail Blazers Tennessee State Univ.
32. Bob Morse Buffalo Braves Univ. of Pennsylvania
33. Scott English Phoenix Suns Univ. of Texas at El Paso
34. Don Buse Phoenix Suns Univ. of Evansville
35. Frank Russell Chicago Bulls Univ. of Detroit Mercy
36. Charlie Tharpe Philadelphia 76ers Belhaven College
37. Eric McWilliams Houston Rockets California State Univ., Long Beach
38. Ron Riley Kansas City-Omaha Kings Univ. of Southern California
39. Kevin Porter Baltimore Bullets Saint Francis Univ.
40. Jim Creighton Seattle Supersonics Univ. of Colorado
41. Ansley Truitt New York Knicks Univ. of California
42. Claude Terry Phoenix Suns Stanford Univ.
43. Bill Chamberlain Golden State Warriors Univ. of North Carolina
44. Wayne Grabiec Boston Celtics Univ. of Michigan
45. Chuck Jura Chicago Bulls Univ. of Nebraska
46. George Adams Milwaukee Bucks Gardner-Webb Univ.
47. Gregg Northington Los Angeles Lakers Alabama State Univ.

Round 4

Pick Player NBA Team From (College) Pick Details
48. Gary Stewart Portland Trail Blazers Canisius College
49. George Bryant Buffalo Braves Eastern Kentucky Univ.
50. Hank Siemiontkowski Cleveland Cavaliers Villanova Univ.
51. Ernie Fleming Detroit Pistons Jacksonville Univ.
52. Marshall Wingate Philadelphia 76ers Niagara Univ.
53. Frank Schade Kansas City-Omaha Kings Univ. of Wisconsin-Eau Claire
54. Wilbert Robinson Houston Rockets West Virginia Univ.
55. Reggie Bird Atlanta Hawks Princeton Univ.
56. Al Saunders Baltimore Bullets Louisiana State Univ.
57. Joe Mackey Seattle Supersonics Univ. of Southern California
58. Henry Bibby New York Knicks Univ. of California, Los Angeles
59. Matt Gantt Phoenix Suns St. Bonaventure Univ.
60. John Tshogl Golden State Warriors Univ. of California, Santa Barbara
61. Nate Stephens Boston Celtics California State Univ., Long Beach
62. Ted Martiniuk Chicago Bulls Saint Peter's College
63. Art White Milwaukee Bucks Georgetown Univ.

Round 5

Pick Player NBA Team From (College) Pick Details
64. Mike Reid Portland Trail Blazers Univ. of California, Riverside
65. Arnie Berman Buffalo Braves Brown Univ.
66. Sam Cash Cleveland Cavaliers Univ. of California, Riverside
67. Ernest Pettis Detroit Pistons Western Michigan Univ.
68. David Bustion Kansas City-Omaha Kings Univ. of Denver
69. Joe Bynes Philadelphia 76ers Univ. of Arkansas at Pine Bluff
70. James Silas Houston Rockets Stephen F. Austin State Univ.
71. Bob Lackey Atlanta Hawks Marquette Univ.
72. Walter Jones Baltimore Bullets Long Island Univ.
73. Gary Ladd Seattle Supersonics Seattle Univ.
74. Bob Ford New York Knicks Purdue Univ.
75. Wardell Dyson Phoenix Suns Shaw Univ.
76. Charles Dudley Golden State Warriors Univ. of Washington
77. Bryan Adrian Boston Celtics Davidson College
78. Rowland Garrett Chicago Bulls Florida State Univ.
79. Ron Harris Milwaukee Bucks Wichita State Univ.
80. Glen Summors Los Angeles Lakers Gannon Univ.

Round 6

Pick Player NBA Team From (College) Pick Details
81. Joe Gaines Portland Trail Blazers Belmont Univ.
82. Ed Czernota Buffalo Braves Sacred Heart Univ.
83. Tom Parker Cleveland Cavaliers Univ. of Kentucky
84. Terry Benton Detroit Pistons Wichita State Univ.
85. John Glover Philadelphia 76ers Wiley College
86. Jerry Crocker Kansas City-Omaha Kings Guilford College
87. Mike Collins Houston Rockets Seattle Univ.
88. Randy Noll Atlanta Hawks Marshall Univ.
89. Dwaine Dillard Baltimore Bullets Eastern Michigan Univ.
90. Ronald Thomas Seattle Supersonics Univ. of Louisville
91. Greg Cleuss New York Knicks St. John's Univ.
92. Charles Edge Phoenix Suns LeMoyne-Owen College
93. Henry Bacon Golden State Warriors Univ. of Louisville
94. Doug Holcomb Boston Celtics Univ. of Memphis
95. Mike Stewart Chicago Bulls Santa Clara Univ.
96. Wally Wright Boston Celtics Widener Univ.
97. Sam Simmons Los Angeles Lakers Bradley Univ.

Round 7

Pick Player NBA Team From (College) Pick Details
98. Bob Lynn Portland Trail Blazers California State Univ., Long Beach
99. Greg Kohls Buffalo Braves Syracuse Univ.
100. Steve Davidson Cleveland Cavaliers West Texas A&M Univ.
101. Bruce Anderson Detroit Pistons Univ. of Arizona
102. Mike Sneed Kansas City-Omaha Kings Fayetteville State Univ.
103. Curtis Pritchett Philadelphia 76ers Saint Augustine's College
104. Mike Jackson Houston Rockets California State Univ., Los Angeles
105. Billy Pleas Atlanta Hawks Univ. of Detroit Mercy
106. Marvin Brown Baltimore Bullets Jackson State Univ.
107. Jerry Dunn Seattle Supersonics Western Kentucky Univ.
108. Tracy Tripucka New York Knicks Lafayette College
109. Bernie Fryer Phoenix Suns Brigham Young Univ.
110. William Franklin Golden State Warriors Purdue Univ.
111. Stephen Previs Boston Celtics Univ. of North Carolina
112. Jerry Pender Chicago Bulls California State Univ., Fresno
113. Mickey Davis Milwaukee Bucks Duquesne Univ.

Round 8

Pick Player NBA Team From (College) Pick Details
114. Ruben Vance Portland Trail Blazers Kent State Univ.
115. Andy Denny Buffalo Braves Univ. of South Alabama
116. Roger Evans Cleveland Cavaliers Kent State Univ.
117. Ben Kelso Detroit Pistons Central Michigan Univ.
118. Jim Kopp Philadelphia 76ers Rockhurst Univ.
119. Jerry Clack Kansas City-Omaha Kings Oklahoma State Univ.
120. Henry Harris Houston Rockets Auburn Univ.
121. Oscar Evans Atlanta Hawks Butler Univ.
122. Jim Floyd Baltimore Bullets Shaw Univ.
123. Willy Stoudamire Seattle Supersonics Portland State Univ.
124. Tom Corde New York Knicks Ohio Univ.
125. Russell Golden Phoenix Suns Jackson State Univ.
126. John Burks Golden State Warriors Univ. of San Francisco
127. Sam McCarney Boston Celtics Oral Roberts Univ.
128. Cavin Anderson Chicago Bulls Valley City State Univ.
129. Charles Kirkland Milwaukee Bucks Cheyney Univ. of Pennsylvania

Round 9

Pick Player NBA Team From (College) Pick Details
130. Scott McCandlish Portland Trail Blazers Univ. of Virginia
131. John Collins Buffalo Braves State Univ. of New York at Brockport
132. Greg Starrick Cleveland Cavaliers Southern Illinois Univ.
133. Kessie Mangam Detroit Pistons Ferris State Univ.
134. Steve McMahon Kansas City-Omaha Kings Merrimack College
135. Rod Murray Philadelphia 76ers Univ. of California, Los Angeles
136. Larry Strozier Atlanta Hawks Morehouse College
137. Ruppert Breedlove Baltimore Bullets Oglethorpe Univ.
138. Dwight Holliday Seattle Supersonics Univ. of Hawaii
139. Tom Sullivan New York Knicks Fordham Univ.
140. Bill Kennedy Phoenix Suns Univ. of Arizona
141. Bill Duey Golden State Warriors Univ. of California
142. Ralph Houston Chicago Bulls West Texas A&M Univ.
143. Jim Regenold Milwaukee Bucks Ball State Univ.

Round 10

Pick Player NBA Team From (College) Pick Details
144. Kresimir Cosic Portland Trail Blazers Brigham Young Univ.
145. Kent Martens Cleveland Cavaliers Abilene Christian Univ.
146. Kent Hollenbeck Detroit Pistons Univ. of Kentucky
147. Gary Watson Philadelphia 76ers Univ. of Wisconsin
148. David Hall Kansas City-Omaha Kings Kansas State Univ.
149. Jim Clesson Atlanta Hawks Univ. of Tulsa
150. Will Loftin Baltimore Bullets Univ. of Louisiana at Lafayette
151. Dan Stewart Seattle Supersonics Washington State Univ.
152. Richie Garner New York Knicks Manhattan College
153. Al Vilcheck Phoenix Suns Univ. of Louisville
154. Marty Hunt Boston Celtics Kenyon College
155. Chuck Taylor Chicago Bulls West Liberty State College
156. Jolly Spight Milwaukee Bucks Santa Clara Univ.

Round 11

Pick Player NBA Team From (College) Pick Details
157. Jimmy Wilkins Portland Trail Blazers San Diego State Univ.
158. Jim Prokell Buffalo Braves Edinboro Univ. of Pennsylvania
159. Floyd Mathew Kansas City-Omaha Kings Northern Arizona Univ.
160. Charles Allen Atlanta Hawks Texas Southern Univ.
161. Marvin Watkins Baltimore Bullets Jackson State Univ.
162. Steve Turner Seattle Supersonics Vanderbilt Univ.
163. Chic Downing New York Knicks Benedictine Univ.
164. John Belcher Phoenix Suns Arkansas State Univ.
165. Mark Minor Boston Celtics Ohio State Univ.
166. Jackie Young Chicago Bulls Rocky Mountain College

Round 12

Pick Player NBA Team From (College) Pick Details
167. Frank Dewitt Buffalo Braves Univ. of Virginia
168. Len Baltimore Kansas City-Omaha Kings George Washington Univ.
169. James Green Atlanta Hawks Paine College
170. Lloyd Adams Baltimore Bullets Univ. of Rhode Island
171. Gregg Daust Seattle Supersonics Univ. of Missouri-St. Louis
172. Mark Soderberg Phoenix Suns Univ. of Utah
173. Phil Stephens Boston Celtics South Carolina State Univ.
174. Al Cotler Chicago Bulls Univ. of Pennsylvania

Round 13

Pick Player NBA Team From (College) Pick Details
175. Larry Morris Portland Trail Blazers Univ. of Tulsa
176. Kim Huband Buffalo Braves Univ. of North Carolina
177. Kent Scott Kansas City-Omaha Kings Univ. of Pittsburgh
178. Mike Krawzyk Baltimore Bullets Loyola College in Maryland
179. Kelly Utley Phoenix Suns Shaw Univ.
180. Mike Barr Chicago Bulls Duquesne Univ.

Round 14

Pick Player NBA Team From (College) Pick Details
181. Paul Kelley Portland Trail Blazers Shaw Univ.
182. Greg Corson Buffalo Braves Univ. of North Carolina
183. Bob Allen Kansas City-Omaha Kings Univ. of Missouri
184. Aubrey Nash Baltimore Bullets Univ. of Kansas
185. Cleveland Hill Seattle Supersonics Nicholls State Univ.
186. Ray Golson Phoenix Suns West Texas A&M Univ.
187. Andrew Pettes Chicago Bulls Univ. of Oklahoma

Round 15

Pick Player NBA Team From (College) Pick Details
188. Rich Haubeggar Portland Trail Blazers Wake Forest Univ.
189. Paul Hoffman Buffalo Braves St. Bonaventure Univ.
190. Mike Jefferies Kansas City-Omaha Kings Oklahoma State Univ.
191. Gary Handleman Baltimore Bullets Johns Hopkins Univ.
192. Greg Lowery Chicago Bulls Texas Tech Univ.

Round 16

Pick Player NBA Team From (College) Pick Details
193. Mose Adolph Portland Trail Blazers California State Univ., Los Angeles
194. Norman Bounds Buffalo Braves State Univ. of New York at Brockport
195. Mike Peterson Kansas City-Omaha Kings Univ. of Nebraska
196. Charles Hall Chicago Bulls Univ. of Montana-Western

Round 17

Pick Player NBA Team From (College) Pick Details
197. John Thornton Chicago Bulls South Carolina State Univ.

Round 18

Pick Player NBA Team From (College) Pick Details
198. Ron Manning Chicago Bulls Manhattan College

Total picks: 198