staff, June 25, 2015

The 2015 NBA Draft is in the books, and a total of five former Big Ten stars were selected on Thursday night.

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The first Big Ten player off the board, as expected, was Ohio State guard D'Angelo Russell, who went No. 2 to the Los Angeles Lakers.

Wisconsin's Frank Kaminsky (No. 9, Charlotte) and Sam Dekker (No. 18, Houston) followed to give the Big Ten three first-round picks and to mark the first time the Badgers had two players go in the first round in program history.

See all five of the Big Ten selections below:

No. 2: D'Angelo Russell (Ohio State) – Los Angeles Lakers


No. 9: Frank Kaminsky (Wisconsin) – Charlotte Hornets


No. 18: Sam Dekker (Wisconsin) – Houston Rockets


No. 49: Aaron White (Iowa) – Washington Wizards


No. 56: Branden Dawson (Michigan State) – New Orleans Pelicans (Traded to Clippers)