15 Players from Current MW Institutions on 2015-16 NBA Rosters

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. – The Mountain West has 15 players representing seven current member institutions on 15-man active NBA rosters entering the opening week of the 2015-16 season. Overall, the MW is represented on 14 different teams.

MOUNTAIN WEST IN THE NBA (as of Oct. 27, 2015)

UNLV (5)

Lou Amundson, New York Knicks, PF
Joel Anthony, Detroit Pistons, C
Anthony Bennett, Toronto Raptors, PF
Rashad Vaughn, Milwaukee Bucks, SG
Christian Wood, Philadelphia 76ers, PF

Nevada (3)

Luke Babbit, New Orleans Pelicans, SF
JaVale McGee, Dallas Mavericks, C
Ramon Sessions, Washington Wizards, PG

Fresno State (2)

Paul George, Indiana Pacers, SF
Tyler Johnson, Miami Heat, SG

New Mexico (2)

Cameron Bairstow, Chicago Bulls, PF
Tony Snell, Chicago Bulls, SF

Colorado State (1)

Jason Smith, Orlando Magic, PF

San Diego State (1)

Kawhi Leonard, San Antonio Spurs, SF

Wyoming (1)

Larry Nance, Jr., Los Angeles Lakers, PF

Note: Andrew Bogut played in the Mountain West for the University of Utah and was the No. 1 overall pick of the 2005 NBA Draft. Bogut currently plays for the Golden State Warriors.