answersLogoWhite

0


Best Answer

The University of Utah made history with Andrew Bogut's #1 selection in the 2005 NBA draft. Earlier that year, Utah quarterback Alex Smith was the #1 overall pick in the NFL Draft. Utah became the first school to have athletes drafted #1 overall to both the NFL and the NBA in the same year.

User Avatar

Wiki User

โˆ™ 2008-02-08 15:09:47
This answer is:
๐Ÿ™
0
๐Ÿคจ
0
๐Ÿ˜ฎ
0
User Avatar
Study guides
๐Ÿ““
See all Study Guides
โœ๏ธ
Create a Study Guide

Add your answer:

Earn +20 pts
Q: What is the only college to have the first player drafted in the NFL and NBA in the same year?
Write your answer...
Submit
Still have questions?
magnify glass
imp
Related questions

How can a Norwegian football player be drafted in the NFL?

he can only be drafted into the NFL by participating in the College league and get drafted. norwegian football players are not known ( because it is not a big sport in Norway)


Is there any player went straight from college to the pro's?

In the last 12 years the only player to go straight to the pros was in 2000, when Xavier Nady was drafted and brought straight u to the majors.


When was Drew Brees drafted by the San Diego Chargers?

Brees, from Purdue, was drafted as the first player in the second round of the 2001 NFL Draft (#32 overall).Only one quarterback was drafted ahead of him: Michael Vick (#1 overall).


Highest drafted punter of all time?

Ray Guy, drafted in the first round by the Oakland Raiders in 1973, is the only punter to be drafted in the first round in the NFL draft.


Does a player have to enter the NFL draft?

No. A player can enter free agency out of college, but limits his chances of receiving an NFL contract. The Above answer is Incorrect.A Player MUST enter the NFL draft and only becomes a free Agent if he is not drafted.


What was the name of the first college in Boston?

Harvard College. It was America's first college also, not only the first in Boston.


Will you become an professional basketball player?

The odds are very slim. If you are dominant on your high school team, you may receive a scholarship. However, you may not be dominant in college, and you may not get drafted. Only 60 players get drafted, which is the equivalent to 4 high school/college teams. There are hundreds and hundreds of high schools and over 200 Division I colleges.


Did the Red Sox originally draft Albert Pujols?

ABSOLUTELY NOT! Ablert Pujols attended maplewoods community college outside of kansas city, and was drafted by the cardinals after his two years there, he then shot through all levels of the minor leagues in one season and made the team out of spring training in 2001, the rest is history. David Eckstein is the only cardinal player (or former cardinal player i guess) that comes to mind as being drafted by the Red Sox, and i can assure u, if they had drafted him first then we would have definitely heard about how they missed out


What schooling did Martin Brodeur take?

I believe I read somewhere that he only went as far as high school graduation because he was drafted by the NJ Devils in the first round right out of hign school. I believe he said in an interview that if he wasn't drafted he would have probably gone to college.


What is Dave winfield the only baseball player to do?

He's the only athlete to be drafted by three major sports (baseball, football and basketball).


How many players enter the nfl draft?

Each year between the months of February to April about 300 nfl draft eligible collegiate football players declare to enter that years draft class....But only about 200 of these 300 college players are going to get drafted/picked by an NFL team. Then out of these 200 college players that were drafted only less than 75 % get offered a professional contract by the team that drafted them.


What percentage of today's Major League Baseball players played in college?

As of 2011, about 38 percent of the Major League Baseball players had played in college. Within the past 10 years, approximately 56 percent of the picks in the first round in the MLB draft are college players. Only about 10 percent of male college baseball players will get drafted.


How many years can a college football player be a redshirt?

Only one.


Were any baseball players from Michigan State drafted in 2009?

Through the 29th round, the only player from Michigan State drafted was catcher Eric Roof, selected in the 18th round by the Detroit Tigers.


What is it that Dave Winfield is the only player in history to do?

he was the only player in history to be drafted by an nfl team, nba team, and mlb team....therefore he had the oppurunity to go pro in either football, basketball, or baseball


Are you allowed to play a professional sport then play a college sport?

No because you have to get drafted from college. Actually - you can't because once you get paid, you cannot play for the NCAA - this applies for NCAA colleges only...I assume.


How many NFL Player only played community college football?

48


Tallest player in NFL history?

The tallest player in NFL history played in only 8 games. Drafted by the Oakland Raiders in 1967, Richard Sligh was 7'0' tall.


Do you need NBA 2K10 draft combine to do my player mode on NBA 2K10?

No you can do my player mode on nba 2k10 you need draft combine only if you wanna get drafted after you complete it


Do you need a degree to be a professional basketball player?

Yes, you only need one year of college to be a basketball player. You have to play college basketball before, playing professionally. :)


Do both feet have to be in bounds for college?

No. College football only requires a player to be in possession of the ball and have one foot inbounds.


What year and selction was Rajon Rondo drafted?

He got drafted in 2007 he only has 5 years of experience


Does a football player have to have college experience to play in the NFL?

No. The only drawback to not going to college is that is the only place that an NFL draft scout will look to find new recruits.


Kobe Bryant said he'd only play for the lakers when drafted?

This is not true. Kobe was drafted by Carolina and Jerry West traded Vlade Devac and other players for Kobe. Kobe was not the number 1 player to be picked in the draft


Who was the first cricket player in India?

as the cricket team consists of 11 players there will be no first player there will be only the first team.