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Posted: Wednesday April 23, 2008 4:43PM; Updated: Monday June 16, 2008 9:45AM

Early-entry candidates for NBA draft

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Here are the players from U.S. colleges and institutions who have applied for early entry into the June 26 draft. Players who have not signed with agents and wish to withdraw must do so by June 16.

Player Position School Class
A.J. Abrams* Point guard Texas Junior
Josh Akognon* Point guard Cal State-Fullerton Junior
Joe Alexander* Forward West Virginia Junior
Antonio Anderson** Shooting guard Memphis Junior
Ryan Anderson* Forward Cal Sophomore
Darrell Arthur* Power forward Kansas Sophomore
D.J. Augustin* Point guard Texas Sophomore
Derek Bailey Shooting guard Provincial Christian Academy (S.C.) Post-graduate
Jerryd Bayless Point guard Arizona Freshman
Michael Beasley Power forward Kansas State Freshman
Jason Bennett Center Tallahassee (Fla.) CC Sophomore
Keith Brumbaugh Small forward Hillsborough (Fla.) CC Sophomore
Chase Budinger* Small forward Arizona Sophomore
Derrick Caracter Power forward Louisville Junior
Demarre Carroll* Forward Missouri Junior
Charles Carter Forward Oklahoma Baptist Junior
Josh Carter* Guard-Forward Texas A&M Junior
Mario Chalmers* Guard Kansas Junior
Lee Cummard* Shooting guard BYU Junior
Chris Douglas-Roberts Small forward Memphis Junior
Robert Dozier* Forward Memphis Junior
Wayne Ellington* Shooting guard North Carolina Sophomore
Alonzo Gee* Small forward Alabama Junior
C.J. Giles Power forward Oregon St. Junior
Eric Gordon Guard Indiana Freshman
Jamont Gordon* Guard Mississippi St. Junior
Paul Graham III* Shooting guard Florida Atlantic Junior
Danny Green* Guard-Forward North Carolina Junior
Donte Greene Forward Syracuse Freshman
Kalen Grimes Power forward Missouri Junior
Richard Hendrix* Power forward Alabama Junior
J.J. Hickson Forward-Center N.C. State Freshman
George Hill Point guard IUPUI Junior
Lester Hudson* Shooting guard UT Martin Junior
Reggie Huffman* Small forward Alabama-Birmingham Junior
Stefon Jackson* Shooting guard Texas-El Paso Junior
Shawn James* Power forward Duquesne Junior
Davon Jefferson Small forward USC Freshman
DeAndre Jordan* Center Texas A&M Freshman
Kosta Koufos* Center Ohio St. Freshman
Ty Lawson* Point guard North Carolina Sophomore
Brook Lopez Center Stanford Sophomore
Robin Lopez Center Stanford Sophomore
Kevin Love Forward-Center UCLA Freshman
Leo Lyons* Forward Missouri Junior
O.J. Mayo Guard USC Freshman
Luc Richard Mbah a Moute* Small forward UCLA Junior
JaVale McGee Center Nevada Sophomore
Jerel McNeal** Shooting guard Marquette Junior
Kojo Mensah Point guard Duquesne Junior
Jeremy Pargo* Point guard Gonzaga Junior
Courtney Pigram* Guard East Tennessee State Junior
Trent Plaisted Center BYU Junior
Bruce Price* Guard Tennessee State Junior
Anthony Randolph Power forward LSU Freshman
John Riek Center Winchendon School (Mass.) Post-graduate
Derrick Rose Point guard Memphis Freshman
Brandon Rush Shooting guard Kansas Junior
Walter Sharpe Forward Alabama-Birmingham Sophomore
Josh Shipp** Shooting guard UCLA Junior
Kiwan Smith Forward Redlands (Okla.) CC Sophomore
Marreese Speights Power forward Florida Sophomore
Ronald Steele* Point guard Alabama Junior
Robert Vaden* Shooting guard Alabama-Birmingham Junior
Lorenzo Wade* Forward San Diego St. Junior
Bill Walker* Guard-Forward Kansas State Freshman
Gordon Watt* Forward Houston Baptist Junior
Russell Westbrook* Guard UCLA Sophomore
Raymond Wright* Forward Arkansas-Monticello Junior
*Players have not signed with an agent **Players have withdrawn their names

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