Sean Merriman, web editor, June 23, 2016

The 2016 NBA Draft is officially in the books.

A total of six Big Ten players heard their name called on Thursday night. Denzel Valentine (Michigan State) and Caris LeVert (Michigan) were selected in the first round, while Deyonta Davis (Michigan State), Diamond Stone (Maryland), A.J. Hammons (Purdue) and Jake Layman (Maryland) were taken in the second round.

We made sure to track every Big Ten player selected in the draft, with the top social media reactions to follow.

Check out video from Big Ten draft picks on Twitter: @BigTenNetwork, @BTNJourney, @BTNSean.

Enjoy, Big Ten fans.

14. Denzel Valentine, Chicago Bulls


20. Caris LeVert, Indiana Pacers, traded to the Brooklyn Nets


31. Deyonta Davis, Boston Celtics, traded to Memphis Grizzlies


40. Diamond Stone, New Orleans Pelicans, traded to Los Angeles Clippers


46. A.J. Hammons, Dallas Mavericks


47. Jake Layman, Orlando Magic, traded to Portland Trailblazers