Bleacher Report's latest 2020 NBA Mock Draft includes 6 SEC stars in Round 1
Plans for the 2020 NBA Draft still haven’t been ironed out as the NBA focuses on a return to the court to finish the 2019-20 season.
However, the draft will eventually take place, and when it does, a handful of SEC guys should hear their names called in Round 1.
On Saturday, Bleacher Report analyst Zach Buckley updated his Round 1 projections, and as you can see below, 6 SEC stars were included:
- No. 1 — Anthony Edwards, G, Georgia — Golden State Warriors
- No. 3 — Isaac Okoro, F, Auburn — Minnesota Timberwolves
- No. 13 — Aaron Nesmith, F, Vanderbilt — New Orleans Pelicans
- No. 15 — Kira Lewis Jr., G, Alabama — Orlando Magic
- No. 16 — Tyrese Maxey, G, Kentucky — Minnesota Timberwolves
- No. 21 — Robert Woodard II, G, Mississippi State — Denver Nuggets
To see all of Buckley’s first-round projections, click here.