#1 NBA Draft Picks who also won the Naismith College Player of the Year award

Tonight at the 2012 NBA Draft, Kentucky forward Anthony Davis will become the 17th player to be drafted first overall after winning the Naismith College Player of the Year award. Here is the complete list. The only school that appears more than once is UCLA (2).

  1. Blake Griffin, Oklahoma (2009)
  2. Andrew Bogut, Utah (2005)
  3. Kenyon Martin, Cincinnati (2000)
  4. Elton Brand, Duke (1999)
  5. Timmy, Wake Forrest (1997)
  6. Joe Smith, Maryland (1995)
  7. Glenn Robinson, Purdue (1994)
  8. Danny Manning, Kansas (1988)
  9. David Robinson, Navy (1987)
  10. Patrick Ewing, Georgetown, (1985)
  11. Ralph Sampson, Virginia (1983)
  12. Mark Aguirre, DePaul (1980)
  13. David Thompson, NC State (1975)
  14. Bill Walton, UCLA (1972)
  15. Austin Carr, Notre Dame (1971)
  16. Lew Alcindor (Kareem Abdul Jabbar), UCLA, (1969)

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