D'Angelo Russell figures to join short list of Louisville natives near top of NBA Draft

Louisville, KY (WAVE) - D'Angelo Russell is projected to be picked in the top three in Thursday nights NBA draft.

The Louisville native would join a short list of Louisvillians to be top 10 NBA draft picks.

Here are the highest selections:

1957 #2 Charlie Tyra (Detroit) (Atherton, UofL)

1968 #2 Wes Unseld (Baltimore) (Seneca, UofL)

1980 #2 Darrell Griffith (Utah) (Male, UofL)

1990 #6 Felton Spencer (Minnesota) (Eastern, UofL)

1993 #11 Allan Houston (Detroit) (Ballard)

1997 #13 Derek Anderson (Cleveland) (Doss, UK)

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