Cougars in the WNBA

Trent Plaisted

Trent Plaisted was drafted by Detroit (from Seattle) as the 16th pick in the 2nd round, 46th overall, in 2008

RAFEAL ARAUJO

Rafeal Araujo was drafted as the 8th overall pick in the 2004 NBA Draft by the Tornoto Raptors.

TRAVIS HANSEN

Travis Hansen was drafted by the Atlanta Hawks as the 8th pick of the 2nd round, 37th overall, in 2003.

SHAWN BRADLEY

Shawn Bradley was selected with the 2nd overall pick by the Philadelphia 76ers in the 1993 NBA Draft.

Michael Smith

Michael Smith was taken with the 13th overall pick by the Boston Celtics in the 1989 NBA Draft.

TOM GNEITING

Tom Gneiting was drafted by the Seattle SuperSonics as the 10th pick of the 6th round, 124th overall, in 1985.

TIMO SAARELAINEN

Timo was selected with the 115th overall pick (22nd pick of the 5th round) in the 1985 NBA Draft by the Los Angeles Lakers.

BRETT APPLEGATE

Brett Applegate was drafted by the Portland Trailblazers as the 88th overall pick in the 1984 NBA Draft.

DEVIN DURRANT

Devin Durrant was taken by the Indiana Pacers as the 1st pick of the 2nd round, 25th overall, in the 1984 NBA Draft.

GREG KITE

Greg Kite was selected as the 21st overall pick by the Boston Celtics in the 1983 NBA Draft.

STEVE TRUMBO

Steve Trumbo was taken by the Utah Jazz as the 3rd pick of the 3rd round, 49th overall, in the 1982 NBA Draft.

FRED ROBERTS

Fred Roberts was selected as the 27th overall pick - 4th pick of the 2nd round - by the Milwaukee Bucks in the 1982 NBA Draft.

STEVE CRAIG

Steve Craig was taken by the Philadelphia 76ers as the 22nd pick in the 5th round of the 1981 NBA Draft.

DANNY AINGE

Danny Ainge was selected as the 8th pick of the 2nd round - 31st overall - by the Boston Celtics in the 1981 NBA Draft.

ALAN TAYLOR

Alan Taylor was taken by the Utah Jazz as the 72nd overall pick in the 1980 NBA Draft.

VERN THOMPSON

Vern Thompson was selected by the Atlanta Hawks as the 4th pick of the 8th round, 155th overall, in the 1977 NBA Draft.

JAY CHEESMAN

Jay Cheesman was taken as the 13th pick of the 6th round, 123rd overall, by the Chicago Bulls in the 1977 NBA Draft.

Doug Richards

Doug Richards was selected by the Portland Trailblazers as the 2nd pick in the 7th round - 110th overall - in the 1974 NBA Draft.

PHIL TOLLESTROP

Phil Tollestrop was taken by the Buffalo Braves as the 211th overall pick in the 1973 NBA Draft.

Kalevi Sarkalahti

Kalevi Sarkalahti was selected by the Phoenix Suns as the 186th overall pick in the 1973 NBA Draft.

Kresimir Cosic

Kresimir was first drafted by the Portland Trailblazers as the 144th pick in the 1972 NBA Draft. He was then drafted by the Los Angeles Lakers the very next year as the 84th overall pick in the '72 NBA Draft.

BERNIE FRYER

Bernie Fryer was selected as the 12th pick of the 7th round, 109th overall, by the Phoenix Suns in the 1972 NBA Draft.

Steve Kelly

Steve Kelly was taken by the Detroit Pistons as the 113th overall pick in the 1971 NBA Draft.

DOUG HOWARD

Doug Howard was selected as the 79th overall pick by the Chicago Bulls in the 1970 NBA Draft.

Paul Ruffner

Paul Ruffner was selected by the Chicago Bulls as the 11th pick of the 2nd round, 28th overall, in the 1970 NBA Draft.

KARI LIIMO

Karl Liimo was taken as the 12 pick of the 7th round - 97th overall - by the Los Angeles Lakers in the 1969 NBA Draft.

JIM EAKINS

Jim Eakins was selected by the San Francisco Warriors as the 7th pick of the 5th round, 57th overall, in the 1968 NBA Draft.

CRAIG RAYMOND

Craig Raymond was taken by the Philadelphia 76ers as the 12th overall pick of the 1967 NBA Draft.

Dick Nemelka

Dick Nemelka was taken as the 44th overall pick by the St. Louis Hawks in the 1966 NBA Draft.

Jeff Congdon

Jeff Congdon was selected by the Detroit Pistons as the 2nd pick of the 4th round, 32nd overall, in the 1966 NBA Draft.

JOHN FAIRCHILD

John Fairchild was taken as the 19th overall pick by the Los Angeles Lakers in the 1965 NBA Draft.

John Nicoll

John Nicoll was selected by the New York Knicks as the 2nd pick of the 13th round, 84th overall, in the 1959 NBA Draft.

Hershel Pederson

Hershel Pederson was taken as the 72nd overall pick by the St. Louis Haws in the 1956 NBA Draft.

PHIL LARSON

Phil Larson was selected by the Fort Wayne Pistons as the 84th overall pick in the 1954 NBA Draft.

JOE RICHEY

Joe Richey was selected by the Minneapolis Lakers in the 1953 NBA Draft.

Harold ChristENSEN

Harold Christensen was taken by the Minneapolis Lakers in the 1952 NBA Draft.

Jerry Romney

Jerry Romney was taken as the 8th overall pick by the Rochester Royals in the 1952 NBA Draft.

Roland Minson

Roland Minson was selected by the New York Knicks as the 16th overall pick of the 1951 NBA Draft.

MEL HUTCHINS

Mel Hutchins was taken as the 2nd overall pick of the 1951 NBA Draft by the Tri-Cities Blackhawks.

Joe Nelson

Joe Nelson was initially taken by the Philadelphia Warriors as the 5th pick of the 1948 NBA Draft. He was later selected by the Rochester Royals as the 58th overall pick in the 1950 NBA Draft.

JOE WEIGHT

Joe Weight was taken by the Boston Celtics as the 9th overall pick in the 1949 NBA Draft.

BRADY WALKER

Brady Walker was selected by the Providence Steamrollers in the 1948 NBA Draft.

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