Blazers in the NBA

UAB has a long and storied basketball history as evidenced by the number of Blazers to play in the NBA. The list below is a list of the former UAB greats who have taken their talents to the next level:

Walter Sharpe Oliver Robinson McKinley Singleton Keith McCord "Squeaky" Johnson

YearPlayerTeamDrafted
1979Larry SpicerMilwaukee Bucks (8th Round/9th Pick/156th Overall)
1979Keith McCordPhiladelphia 76ers (10th Round/14th Pick/198th Overall)
1980Larry SpicerNew Jersey Nets (7th Round/6th Pick/144th Overall)
1981Glenn MarcusCleveland Cavaliers (8th Round/5th Pick/166th Overall)
1982Oliver RobinsonSan Antonio Spurs (2nd Round/1st Pick/24th Overall)
1982Norm AnchrumNew York Knicks (4th Round/6th Pick/75th Overall)
1982Chris GilesNew Jersey Nets (5th Round/13th Pick/105th Overall)
1982Donnie SpeerDenver Nuggets (8th Round/17th Pick/178th Overall)
1983Cliff PruittIndiana Pacers (6th Round/2nd Pick/118th Overall)
1983Lex DrumAtlanta Hawks (7th Round/11th Pick/150th Overall)
1984McKinley SingletonMilwaukee Bucks (6th Round/4th Pick/120th Overall)
1986Steve MitchellWashington Bullets (2nd Round/12th Pick/36th Overall)
1986Jerome MincyNew York Knicks (5th Round/1st Pick/94th Overall)
1987Tracy FosterPhiladephia 76ers (6th Round/17th Pick/131st Overall)
1986Archie JohnsonNew Jersey Nets (5th Round/12th Pick/105th Overall)
1989Reginald TurnerDenver Nuggets (2nd Round/20th Pick/47th Overall)
1990-92Alan OggMiami Heat, Milwaukee Bucks and Washington Bullets  
1991Andy KennedyCharlotte Hornets  
1993-94Stanley JacksonMinnesota Timberwolves  
2005-07Donell TaylorWashington Wizards  
2008Walter SharpeSeattle Supersonics (2nd round/2nd Pick/32nd Overall)
2009Robert VadenCharlotte Bobcats (2nd round/24th Pick/54th Overall)
2011-12"Squeaky" JohnsonNew Orleans Hornets