Current Sports 2019 NBA Draft: Predicting The Number 1 Pick  

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List Rules Vote up the best college basketball players in the running for the 2019 NBA Draft.

With 2019 NBA Mock Drafts already underway be sure to vote up your favorites on this list. Obviously drawing from the best college basketball players right now, this list includes Zion Williamson who is a clear leader among the other players. Teammate R.J. Barrett isn't far behind him. There are also international players that should be considered such as Sekou Doumbouya from France. But on this list you can choose which college basketball star you think will go first in the 2019 NBA draft. Which 2019 NBA prospects do you think will be first round draft picks or even become the 2019 NBA number one pick?

North Carolina, Kansas, and Kentucky all have a strong showing leading up to the draft with their forwards and shooting guards Nassir Little, Quentin Grimes, and Keldon Johnson. Only time will tell which one of these college basketball players will become future stars in the NBA and what order they will go in the draft. So get your vote in now before it's too late. 

Check back often to see how your votes match up to other basketball fans from across the nation.

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Zion Williamson is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list 2019 NBA Draft: Predicting The Number 1 Pick
Small forward, Power forward
Zion Williamson (born July 7, 2000) is an American college basketball player for the Duke Blue Devils of the Atlantic Coast Conference (ACC). Listed at 6 ft 7 in (2.01 m) and 285 pounds (129 ...more
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Ja Morant is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list 2019 NBA Draft: Predicting The Number 1 Pick
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Temetrius Jamel "Ja" Morant (born August 10, 1999) is an American college basketball player for the Murray State Racers of the Ohio Valley Conference (OVC). He is widely considered one ...more
3
55 21
R.J. Barrett is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list 2019 NBA Draft: Predicting The Number 1 Pick
Shooting guard
Rowan Alexander "R. J." Barrett Jr. (born June 14, 2000) is a Canadian basketball player for the Duke Blue Devils of the Atlantic Coast Conference (ACC). A native of Mississauga, he ...more
4
73 47
Mike Daum is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list 2019 NBA Draft: Predicting The Number 1 Pick
Power forward
Mike Daum (born October 30, 1995) is an American college basketball player for South Dakota State University. A 6'9" junior power forward, Daum was named the Summit League Player of the ...more
5
22 10
De'Andre Hunter is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list 2019 NBA Draft: Predicting The Number 1 Pick
Shooting guard, Small forward
De'Andre James Hunter (born December 1, 1997) is an American college basketball player for the Virginia Cavaliers in the Atlantic Coast Conference. During his redshirt freshman season, Hunter ...more
6
29 21
Rui Hachimura is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list 2019 NBA Draft: Predicting The Number 1 Pick
Small forward, Power forward
Rui Hachimura (born February 8, 1998) is a Japanese basketball player for the Gonzaga Bulldogs of the West Coast Conference (WCC) and the Japanese national team. Listed at 6 ft 8 in (2.03 m) and ...more
7
31 24
Cameron Reddish is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list 2019 NBA Draft: Predicting The Number 1 Pick
Small forward, Shooting guard
Cameron Reddish (born September 1, 1999) is an American college basketball player for the Duke Blue Devils in the Atlantic Coast Conference. Reddish attended The Haverford School in Haverford ...more
8
21 16
Romeo Langford is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list 2019 NBA Draft: Predicting The Number 1 Pick
Shooting guard
Romeo Langford (born October 25, 1999) is an American college basketball player for Indiana University of the Big Ten Conference. Currently a freshman, he was ranked as one of the highest ...more
9
16 12
Nickeil Alexander-Walker is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list 2019 NBA Draft: Predicting The Number 1 Pick
Point guard, Shooting guard
Nickeil Alexander-Walker (born September 2, 1998) is a Canadian basketball player for the Virginia Tech Hokies of the Atlantic Coast Conference (ACC). As a freshman, Alexander-Walker averaged ...more
10
24 21
Bol Bol is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list 2019 NBA Draft: Predicting The Number 1 Pick
Center
Bol Manute Bol (born November 16, 1999) is a Sudanese-born American college basketball player for the Oregon Ducks of the Pac-12 Conference. A son of basketball player Manute Bol, Bol was born ...more
11
21 18
Nassir Little is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list 2019 NBA Draft: Predicting The Number 1 Pick
Small forward
Nassir Little (born February 11, 2000) is an American college basketball player for the North Carolina Tar Heels. He played high school basketball at Orlando Christian Prep in Orlando, Florida. ...more
12
15 13
P.J. Washington is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list 2019 NBA Draft: Predicting The Number 1 Pick
Small forward
Paul Jamaine "P. J." Washington Jr. (born August 23, 1998) is an American basketball player for the Kentucky Wildcats. Washington is considered as one of the best players in the 2017 ...more
13
14 12
Sekou Doumbouya is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list 2019 NBA Draft: Predicting The Number 1 Pick
Small forward
Sekou Oumar Doumbouya (born 23 December 2000) is a Guinean-born French professional basketball player for Limoges CSP of the LNB Pro A. Listed at 2.06 m (6 ft 9 in) and 95 kilograms (210 lbs), ...more
14
11 9
Cameron Johnson is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list 2019 NBA Draft: Predicting The Number 1 Pick
Small forward
Cameron Jordan Johnson (born March 3, 1996) is an American college basketball player for the North Carolina of the Atlantic Coast Conference. As a junior in high school, Johnson was a 6-foot-2 ...more
15
16 15
Kevin Porter Jr. is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list 2019 NBA Draft: Predicting The Number 1 Pick
Shooting guard
Bryan Kevin Porter Jr. (born May 4, 2000) is an American college basketball player for the USC Trojans of the Pac-12 Conference. On November 6, Porter made his college debut against Robert ...more
16
10 9
Tre Jones is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list 2019 NBA Draft: Predicting The Number 1 Pick
bigredneckwrestler20 added Point Guard
Tre Isiah Jones (born January 8, 2000) is an American college basketball player for the Duke Blue Devils of the Atlantic Coast Conference (ACC).
17
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Charles Bassey is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list 2019 NBA Draft: Predicting The Number 1 Pick
Center
Charles Bassey (born October 20, 2000) is a Nigerian basketball player for the Western Kentucky Hilltoppers of Conference USA. He began playing high school basketball for St. Anthony Catholic ...more
18
12 12
Jaylen Hoard is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list 2019 NBA Draft: Predicting The Number 1 Pick
Forward
Jaylen Hoard (born March 30, 1999) is a French college basketball player for the Wake Forest Demon Deacons of the Atlantic Coast Conference (ACC). Born in Le Havre, France, he began his career ...more
19
17 18
Keldon Johnson is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list 2019 NBA Draft: Predicting The Number 1 Pick
Shooting guard
Keldon Johnson (born October 11, 1999) is an American basketball player. Johnson attended Oak Hill Academy in Mouth of Wilson, Virginia, and played for United States men's national under-19 ...more
20
15 17
Luka Samanic is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list 2019 NBA Draft: Predicting The Number 1 Pick
Power forward
Luka Samanic (born 9 January 2000) is a Croatian professional basketball player for Petrol Olimpija of the Slovenian League and ABA League. A power forward, he is widely considered one of the ...more
21
8 9
Grant Williams is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list 2019 NBA Draft: Predicting The Number 1 Pick
Power forward
Grant Dean Williams (born November 30, 1998) is an American college basketball player for the University of Tennessee. A 6'7" sophomore power forward from Charlotte, North Carolina, ...more
22
12 14
Admiral Schofield is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list 2019 NBA Draft: Predicting The Number 1 Pick
Small forward
Admiral Schofield (born March 30, 1997) is an American college basketball player for the University of Tennessee. Schofield was named to the SEC All-Tournament Team as a junior due to a 22-point ...more
23
11 13
Jontay Porter is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list 2019 NBA Draft: Predicting The Number 1 Pick
Power forward, Center
Jontay Porter (born November 15, 1999) is an American basketball player at the University of Missouri. Porter was previously listed as a recruit under the Class of 2018 before reclassifying up a ...more
24
10 12
Kris Wilkes is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list 2019 NBA Draft: Predicting The Number 1 Pick
Shooting guard
Kristafer Aaron Wilkes (born September 18, 1998) is an American college basketball player for the UCLA Bruins in the Pac-12 Conference. As a high school senior, he was a McDonald's All-American ...more
25
10 12
Kiliian Tillie is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list 2019 NBA Draft: Predicting The Number 1 Pick
Power forward, Small forward
Killian Tillie (born March 5, 1998) is a French basketball player. He stands 6'10" (208 cm) tall and plays forward. Tillie joined Gonzaga University beginning in the 2016-17 season. He made ...more