Eight Big Ten players selected in 2018 NBA Draft

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Eight Big Ten players selected in 2018 NBA Draft

Eight Big Ten players were selected in Thursday’s NBA Draft, including four in the first round. No. 4 overall pick Jaren Jackson Jr. was the first Big Ten player off the board, as the Michigan State one-and-done star was selected by the Memphis Grizzlies.

Get the full NBA Draft results here and the full list of Big Ten players selected below.

Round 1

No. 4 – Jaren Jackson Jr. – Memphis Grizzlies

No. 12 – Miles Bridges – Los Angeles Clippers (traded to Charlotte Hornets) 

No. 19 – Kevin Huerter – Atlanta Hawks

No. 25 – Moe Wagner – Los Angeles Lakers

Round 2

No. 43 – Justin Jackson – Denver Nuggets (traded to Orlando Magic)

No. 48 – Keita Bates-Diop – Minnesota Timberwolves

No. 51 – Tony Carr – New Orleans Pelicans

No. 52 – Vincent Edwards – Utah Jazz (traded to Houston Rockets)

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