ACC Has 12 Players Selected in the 2015 NBA Draft

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**The ACC led all conferences with seven first-round picks and 12 players drafted overall in the 2015 NBA Draft. The 12 players, from seven different schools, drafted were the most by the ACC since having 14 selected in 1987.

**The SEC was second with six first-round picks, followed by the Pac-12 (4), Big Ten (3), Big 12 (2), Mountain West (2), Ohio Valley (1) and Sun Belt (1).

**Over the past seven years (2009-2015), the ACC leads all conferences with 39 first round drafts picks; the Pac-12 and the SEC are tied for second with 26 first-round selections. The Big 12 is third with 24 first round selections, followed by the Big East (21) and the Big Ten (17).

**With seven first-round selections, the ACC is the only conference to have had at least four first round picks in each of the past seven NBA drafts (2009-2015) ... the ACC also extended its streak of having at least one first-round selection to 27 consecutive years (1989-2015).


ACC Players Selected in 2015 NBA Draft

Round/Pick  Player, School, NBA Team

1/3             Jahlil Oakfor, Duke, Philadelphia

1/10          Justise Winslow, Duke, Miami

1/16          Terry Rozier, Louisville, Boston

1/19          Jerian Grant, Notre Dame, Washington

1/21          Justin Anderson, Virginia, Dallas

1/24          Tyus Jones, Duke, Cleveland

1/29          Chris McCullough, Syracuse, Brooklyn

2/32          Montrezl Harrell, Louisville, Houston

2/36          Rakeem Christmas, Syracuse, Minnesota

2/41          Pat Connaughton, Notre Dame, Brooklyn

2/42          Olivier Hanlan, Boston College,  Utah

2/58          J.P. Tokoto, North Carolina, Philadelphia