1979 NBA Draft

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Statistics

SEASONS

GP

FG%

FT%

RPG

APG

PPG

1975-76 Virgina Tech

25

33.3

50.0

1.2

1.2

2.2

1976-77 Virginia Tech

29

44.2

73.8

2.3

2.8

12.3

1977-78 Virginia Tech

27

43.8

70.0

2.0

N/A

11.3

1978-79 Virginia Tech

31

48.1

74.3

1.6

3.0

11.0

DIV I Totals

112

44.6

70.1

1.8

N/A

9.4

lorenza-watson 1979 NBA Draft - The Draft Review
  • Name: Lorenza Watson
  • Position: Power Forward
  • Height: 6-9 (2.05m)
  • Weight: 190 (86kg)
  • College Team: VCU Rams
  • Nationality: American
  • Birthplace: Farmville, Virginia
  • Birthdate: N/A
  • Drafted: Selected by the Golden State Warriors in the seventh round (137th pick overall) of 1979 NBA Draft.
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Statistics

SEASONS

GP

FG%

FT%

RPG

APG

PPG

1975-76 Virginia Commonwealth

25

56.2

47.4

7.5

N/A

6.2

1976-77 Virginia Commonwealth

26

54.3

58.1

12.0

N/A

14.2

1977-78 Virginia Commonwealth

28

56.0

54.7

11.9

N/A

12.4

1978-79 Virginia Commonwealth

25

53.2

68.4

12.5

N/A

15.5

DIV I Totals

104

54.7

59.5

11.0

N/A

12.1

steve-castellan 1979 NBA Draft - The Draft Review
  • Name: Steve Castellan
  • Position: Power Forward
  • Height: 6-9 (2.05m)
  • Weight: 210 (95kg)
  • College Team: Virginia Cavaliers
  • Nationality: American
  • Birthplace: Cheverly, Maryland
  • Birthdate: 7/20/1957
  • Drafted: Selected by the Boston Celtics in the seventh round (130th pick overall) of 1979 NBA Draft.
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Statistics

SEASONS

GP

FG%

FT%

RPG

APG

PPG

1975-76 Virginia

30

41.8

72.5

5.1

N/A

4.7

1976-77 Virginia

29

47.4

67.1

7.6

N/A

9.4

1977-78 Virginia

28

49.1

69.7

7.9

N/A

7.7

1978-79 Virginia

29

54.2

73.7

7.1

N/A

8.6

DIV I Totals

116

48.7

70.6

6.9

N/A

7.6

keith-mcdonald 1979 NBA Draft - The Draft Review
  • Name: Keith McDonald
  • Position: Shooting Guard
  • Height: 6-3 (1.90m)
  • Weight: 190 (86kg)
  • College Team: Utah State Aggies
  • Nationality: American
  • Birthplace: Oakland, California
  • Birthdate: 6/20/1957
  • Drafted: Selected by the Utah Jazz in the eighth round (148th pick overall) of 1979 NBA Draft.
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Statistics

SEASONS

GP

FG%

FT%

RPG

APG

PPG

1975-76 Laney JC.

Stats Not Available

1976-77 Santa Rosa JC.

Stats Not Available

1977-78 Utah State

28

47.5

81.1

3.1

2.7

15.4

1978-79 Utah State

30

47.1

70.5

2.3

2.4

18.0

DIV I Totals

58

47.3

74.6

2.7

2.6

16.7

nophoto 1979 NBA Draft - The Draft Review
  • Name: Eric Fleisher
  • Position: Guard
  • Height: 6-0 (1.83m)
  • Weight: N/A
  • College Team: Tulane Green Wave
  • Nationality: American
  • Birthplace: Chappaqua, New York
  • Birthdate: N/A
  • Drafted:Selected by the New Jersey Nets in the tenth round (191st pick overall) of 1979 NBA Draft.
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Statistics

SEASONS

GP

FG%

FT%

RPG

APG

PPG

1975-76 Tulane FR.

Freshmen Stats Not Available

1976-77 Tulane

Did Not Play Basketball

1977-78 Tulane

Did Not Play Basketball

1978-79 Tulane

Did Not Play Basketball

DIV I Totals

Did Not Play Varsity Basketball

tyrone-branyan 1979 NBA Draft - The Draft Review
  • Name: Tyrone Branyan
  • Position: Small Forward
  • Height: 6-6 (1.98m)
  • Weight: N/A
  • College Team: Texas Longhorns
  • Nationality: American
  • Birthplace: Placentia, California
  • Birthdate: 11/21/1956
  • Drafted: Selected by the San Antonio Spurs in the seventh round (146th pick overall) of 1979 NBA Draft.
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Statistics

SEASONS

GP

FG%

FT%

RPG

APG

PPG

1975-76 Cypress JC.

Stats Not Available

1976-77 Cypress JC.

Stats Not Available

1977-78 Texas

30

51.2

81.7

5.7

N/A

12.8

1978-79 Texas

29

50.7

77.0

6.9

N/A

18.1

DIV I Totals

59

50.9

79.3

6.3

N/A

15.4

ken-jones 1979 NBA Draft - The Draft Review
  • Name: Ken Jones
  • Position: Shooting Guard
  • Height: 6-5 (1.96m)
  • Weight: 190 (86kg)
  • College Team: St. Mary's (CA) Gaels
  • Nationality: American
  • Birthplace: San Francisco, California
  • Birthdate: 2/8/1957
  • Drafted: Selected by the Detroit Pistons in the seventh round (132nd pick overall) of 1979 NBA Draft.
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Statistics

SEASONS

GP

FG%

FT%

RPG

APG

PPG

1975-76 Santa Rosa JC.

Stats Not Available

1976-77 Santa Rosa JC.

Stats Not Available

1977-78 St. Mary's (CA)

24

50.0

68.8

11.1

N/A

14.5

1978-79 St. Mary's (CA)

28

44.0

72.4

9.5

N/A

17.5

DIV I Totals

52

46.4

71.0

10.3

N/A

16.1

marc-coleman 1979 NBA Draft - The Draft Review
  • Name: Marc Coleman
  • Position: Shooting Guard
  • Height: 6-5 (1.96m)
  • Weight: 185 (84kg)
  • College Team: Seton Hall Pirates
  • Nationality: American
  • Birthplace: East Orange, New Jersey
  • Birthdate: N/A
  • Drafted: Selected by the New York Knicks in the seventh round (134th pick overall) of 1979 NBA Draft.
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Statistics

SEASONS

GP

FG%

FT%

RPG

APG

PPG

1975-76 Seton Hall

27

30.6

73.7

3.7

0.9

5.2

1976-77 Seton Hall

29

39.7

76.2

4.5

1.3

7.0

1977-78 Seton Hall

26

43.3

65.0

6.1

1.3

8.2

1978-79 Seton Hall

23

43.2

65.1

5.3

1.2

11.2

DIV I Totals

105

39.5

69.4

4.9

1.2

7.7

kory-nelson 1979 NBA Draft - The Draft Review
  • Name: Korky Nelson
  • Position: Power Forward
  • Height: 6-10 (2.08m)
  • Weight: 220 (100kg)
  • College Team: Santa Clara Broncos
  • Nationality: American
  • Birthplace: San Jose, California
  • Birthdate: 1/24/1956
  • Drafted: Selected by the Phoenix Suns in the tenth round (201st pick overall) of 1979 NBA Draft.
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Statistics

SEASONS

GP

FG%

FT%

RPG

APG

PPG

1975-76 Santa Clara

26

58.0

75.0

4.9

N/A

11.5

1976-77 Santa Clara

23

44.4

79.2

4.2

N/A

6.4

1977-78 Santa Clara

23

42.6

55.8

3.3

N/A

3.0

1978-79 Santa Clara

24

57.5

77.4

3.2

N/A

4.5

DIV I Totals

96

52.4

72.3

3.9

N/A

6.5

nophoto 1979 NBA Draft - The Draft Review
  • Name: Mike Dodd
  • Position: Shooting Guard
  • Height: 6-5 (1.96m)
  • Weight: 175 (79kg)
  • College Team: San Diego State Aztecs
  • Nationality: American
  • Birthplace: Manhattan Beach, California
  • Birthdate: 8/20/1957
  • Drafted: Selected by the San Diego Clippers in the ninth round (176th pick overall) of 1979 NBA Draft.
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Statistics

SEASONS

GP

FG%

FT%

RPG

APG

PPG

1975-76 San Diego State

11

44.4

100.0

0.7

N/A

0.9

1976-77 San Diego State

26

51.8

83.9

1.9

1.6

7.6

1977-78 San Diego State

27

54.8

78.7

2.3

3.9

14.1

1978-79 San Diego State

27

48.8

74.0

3.7

4.8

12.6

DIV I Totals

91

51.7

77.8

2.4

N/A

10.2

steve-smith 1979 NBA Draft - The Draft Review
  • Name: Steve Smith
  • Position: Shooting Guard
  • Height: 6-2 (1.88m)
  • Weight: 175 (79kg)
  • College Team: USC Trojans
  • Nationality: American
  • Birthplace: Baltimore, Maryland
  • Birthdate: N/A
  • Drafted: Selected by the Chicago Bulls in the sixth round (114th pick overall) of 1979 NBA Draft.
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Statistics

SEASONS

GP

FG%

FT%

RPG

APG

PPG

1975-76 Santa Ana JC.

Stats Not Available

1976-77 Santa Ana JC.

Stats Not Available

1977-78 Southern California

14

54.1

70.2

2.8

2.3

12.8

1978-79 Southern California

23

57.4

61.8

1.5

1.6

10.7

DIV I Totals

37

56.1

66.7

2.0

1.8

11.5

terry-knight 1979 NBA Draft - The Draft Review
  • Name: Terry Knight
  • Position: Small Forward
  • Height: 6-5 (1.96m)
  • Weight: 195 (88kg)
  • College Team: Pittsburgh Panthers
  • Nationality: American
  • Birthplace: Braddock, Pennsylvania
  • Birthdate: 9/21/1956
  • Drafted: Selected by the San Antonio Spurs in the sixth round (125th pick overall) of 1979 NBA Draft.
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Statistics

SEASONS

GP

FG%

FT%

RPG

APG

PPG

1974-75 Pittsburgh

3

50.0

---

0.7

N/A

1.3

1975-76 Pittsburgh

27

46.9

68.4

2.7

N/A

5.9

1976-77 Pittsburgh

Did Not Play Injured

1977-78 Pittsburgh

27

44.8

77.6

6.0

N/A

10.2

1978-79 Pittsburgh

29

47.6

81.8

6.1

N/A

15.1

DIV I Totals

86

46.6

78.3

4.8

N/A

10.2

ray-ellis 1979 NBA Draft - The Draft Review
  • Name: Ray Ellis
  • Position: Center
  • Height: 6-11 (2.11m)
  • Weight: 235 (107kg)
  • College Team: Pepperdine Waves
  • Nationality: American
  • Birthplace: San Gabriel, California
  • Birthdate: 7/6/1957 - 2/18/2018
  • Drafted: Selected by the Portland Trail Blazers in the sixth round (120th pick overall) of 1979 NBA Draft.
portland70-90 1979 NBA Draft - The Draft Review
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Statistics

SEASONS

GP

FG%

FT%

RPG

APG

PPG

1975-76 Pepperdine

23

43.8

51.4

3.3

N/A

3.2

1976-77 Pepperdine

26

49.1

53.6

8.4

N/A

9.9

1977-78 Pepperdine

24

43.9

40.0

11.0

N/A

14.9

1978-79 Pepperdine

32

48.7

37.5

8.7

N/A

9.1

DIV I Totals

105

46.5

44.4

8.0

N/A

9.3

ollie-matson 1979 NBA Draft - The Draft Review
  • Name: Ollie Matson Jr.
  • Position: Small Forward
  • Height: 6-6 (1.98m)
  • Weight: 220 (100kg)
  • College Team: Pepperdine Waves
  • Nationality: American
  • Birthplace: Los Angeles, California
  • Birthdate: 9/17/1956
  • Drafted: Selected by the Indiana Pacers in the seventh round (135th pick overall) of 1978 NBA Draft... Selected by the Phoenix Suns in the seventh round (147th pick overall) of 1979 NBA Draft.
phoenix68-92 1979 NBA Draft - The Draft Review
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Statistics

SEASONS

GP

FG%

FT%

RPG

APG

PPG

1974-75 Pepperdine

25

52.0

75.3

8.3

1.0

14.2

1975-76 Pepperdine

26

47.3

75.2

9.0

1.8

14.7

1976-77 Pepperdine

17

52.6

74.4

9.2

1.9

15.7

1977-78 Pepperdine

Did Not Play Injured

1978-79 Pepperdine

32

48.3

73.8

9.0

2.1

15.6

DIV I Totals

100

49.6

74.6

8.8

1.7

15.0

kelvin-small 1979 NBA Draft - The Draft Review
  • Name: Kelvin Small
  • Position: Power Forward
  • Height: 6-8 (2.03m)
  • Weight: 210 (95kg)
  • College Team: Oregon Ducks
  • Nationality: American
  • Birthplace: Chicago Heights, Illinois
  • Birthdate: 4/3/1957
  • Drafted: Selected by the Portland Trail Blazers in the tenth round (195th pick overall) of 1979 NBA Draft.
portland70-90 1979 NBA Draft - The Draft Review
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Statistics

SEASONS

GP

FG%

FT%

RPG

APG

PPG

1975-76 Oregon

14

38.6

28.6

2.6

0.2

2.6

1976-77 Oregon

29

48.4

62.8

4.7

0.9

4.7

1977-78 Oregon

27

45.0

69.0

7.7

0.9

8.6

1978-79 Oregon

27

48.2

80.2

6.4

1.3

10.2

DIV I Totals

97

46.3

69.5

5.7

0.9

7.0

nophoto 1979 NBA Draft - The Draft Review
  • Name: Dan Hartshorne
  • Position: Power Forward
  • Height: 6-10 (2.08m)
  • Weight: 220 (100kg)
  • College Team: Oregon Ducks
  • Nationality: American
  • Birthplace: Los Angeles, California
  • Birthdate: 10/4/1957
  • Drafted: Selected by the Philadelphia 76ers in the sixth round (123rd pick overall) of 1979 NBA Draft.
philadelphia77-97 1979 NBA Draft - The Draft Review
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Statistics

SEASONS

GP

FG%

FT%

RPG

APG

PPG

1975-76 Oregon

29

41.9

57.5

2.7

0.6

4.4

1976-77 Oregon

Did Not Play Injured Knee

1977-78 Oregon

26

51.1

61.5

5.7

0.9

9.3

1978-79 Oregon

26

53.8

63.1

7.0

2.2

10.3

1979-80 Oregon

8

61.5

66.7

7.1

1.0

10.3

DIV I Totals

89

51.0

62.0

5.2

1.2

8.1

tim-joyce 1979 NBA Draft - The Draft Review
  • Name: Tim Joyce
  • Position: Small Forward
  • Height: 6-5 (1.96m)
  • Weight: N/A
  • College Team: Ohio Bobcats
  • Nationality: American
  • Birthplace: Youngstown, Ohio
  • Birthdate: N/A
  • Drafted: Selected by the Cleveland Cavaliers in the ninth round (169th pick overall) of 1979 NBA Draft.
cleveland70-83 1979 NBA Draft - The Draft Review
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Statistics

SEASONS

GP

FG%

FT%

RPG

APG

PPG

1974-75 Tennessee

18

39.3

50.0

1.8

0.3

2.7

1975-76 Ohio

Did Not Play Transfer Student

1976-77 Ohio

18

42.7

73.7

6.6

2.3

18.1

1977-78 Ohio

25

55.2

77.9

6.0

1.8

21.9

1978-79 Ohio

27

49.4

82.2

5.2

4.3

22.0

DIV I Totals

88

49.2

78.1

5.0

2.4

17.2

steve-skaggs 1979 NBA Draft - The Draft Review
  • Name: Steve Skaggs
  • Position: Shooting Guard
  • Height: 6-3 (1.90m)
  • Weight: 188 (87kg)
  • College Team: Ohio Bobcats
  • Nationality: American
  • Birthplace: Flatwoods, Kentucky
  • Birthdate: N/A
  • Drafted: Selected by the Cleveland Cavaliers in the seventh round (131st pick overall) of 1979 NBA Draft.
cleveland70-83 1979 NBA Draft - The Draft Review
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Statistics

SEASONS

GP

FG%

FT%

RPG

APG

PPG

1975-76 Ohio

26

42.9

81.5

3.0

1.0

11.5

1976-77 Ohio

25

48.1

71.3

7.1

1.0

19.3

1977-78 Ohio

24

48.3

73.7

4.8

1.5

20.3

1978-79 Ohio

27

46.1

80.8

2.6

2.9

17.5

DIV I Totals

102

47.0

76.0

4.3

1.6

17.1