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NEW YORK, NY - JUNE 26: Nik Stauskas (R) of Michigan shakes hands with NBA Commissioner Adam Silver after being selected with the #8 overall pick by the Sacramento Kings during the 2014 NBA Draft at Barclays Center on June 26, 2014 in the Brooklyn borough of New York City. (Photo by Mike Stobe/Getty Images)

Breaking Down The Michigan And Michigan State NBA Draft Picks [BLOG]

Between Michigan and Michigan State, five players were selected in Thursday night’s NBA draft. Where were they picked and how do they fit?

97.1 The Ticket–06/27/2014

NEW YORK, NY - MARCH 30: Gary Harris #14 of the Michigan State Spartans reacts after hitting a three pointer late in the first half against the Connecticut Huskies during the East Regional Final of the 2014 NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament at Madison Square Garden on March 30, 2014 in New York City. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Nuggets Get Nurkic, Harris After Deal With Bulls

The Denver Nuggets parlayed a draft-day trade with Chicago into a Bosnian big man that very few knew about until Thursday and a shooting guard they long coveted.

97.1 The Ticket–06/26/2014

SPOKANE, WA - MARCH 22: Gary Harris #14 of the Michigan State Spartans celebrates a three-point shot in the second half against the Harvard Crimson during the Third Round of the 2014 NCAA Basketball Tournament at Spokane Veterans Memorial Arena on March 22, 2014 in Spokane, Washington. (Photo by Steve Dykes/Getty Images)

Michigan State’s Gary Harris Entering NBA Draft

Gary Harris is going pro, thanks in part to coach Tom Izzo’s recommendation.

97.1 The Ticket–04/15/2014

SPOKANE, WA - MARCH 22: Gary Harris #14 of the Michigan State Spartans celebrates a three-point shot in the second half against the Harvard Crimson during the Third Round of the 2014 NCAA Basketball Tournament at Spokane Veterans Memorial Arena on March 22, 2014 in Spokane, Washington. (Photo by Steve Dykes/Getty Images)

Mich State’s Izzo Might Advise Harris To Enter NBA

Gary Harris may hear Michigan State coach Tom Izzo tell him to go pro.

97.1 The Ticket–04/02/2014

Joe Harris #12 and London Perrantes #23 of the Virginia Cavaliers. (credit: Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)

Madison Square Garden Still The Mecca For Young Ballers

Wilt had some unbelievable games here. Ali and Frazier fought here. The players who will take the court at Madison Square Garden this weekend, though, don’t remember any of that. And yet they still regard the Garden as the World’s Most Famous Arena.

03/28/2014

Gary Harris #14 of the Michigan State Spartans (credit: Leon Halip/Getty Images)

Rising Star: Michigan State Guard Gary Harris

The Big Ten’s Freshman of the Year last season is averaging 17.9 points per game (second in the conference), 4.3 rebounds, 2.8 assists, and two steals for the 22-6 Spartans.

02/25/2014

NEW YORK, NY - FEBRUARY 1: Adreian Payne #5, Gary Harris #14 and Matt Costello #10 of the Michigan State Spartans point and react after a play during the game against the Georgetown Hoyas at Madison Square Garden on February 1, 2014 in New York City. (Photo by Nate Shron/Getty Images)

No. 13 Michigan State Beats Purdue 94-79

Gary Harris scored 25 points, Adreian Payne added 23 and No. 13 Michigan State hit a school-record 17 3-pointers in a 94-79 victory over Purdue on Thursday night.

97.1 The Ticket–02/20/2014

EAST LANSING, MI - JANUARY 21: Gary Harris #14 of the Michigan State Spartans, left, pass the ball against Evan Gordon #10 and Jeff Howard #24 of Indiana Hoosiers during the second half of a game at Breslin Center on January 21, 2014 in East Lansing, Michigan. Harris led the Spartans with 24 points in a 71-66 win over the Hoosiers. (Photo by Duane Burleson/Getty Images)

No. 3 Michigan State Beats Indiana 71-66

Gary Harris scored 20 of his 24 points in the second half, helping No. 3 Michigan State beat Indiana 71-66 on Tuesday night to remain unbeaten in the Big Ten.

97.1 The Ticket–01/21/2014

EVANSTON, IL - JANUARY 15: Head coach Tom Izzo of the Michigan State Spartans reacts after calling a time out against the Northwestern Wildcats at Welsh-Ryan Arena on January 15, 2014 in Evanston, Illinois. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Harris Leads Spartans Past Northwestern 54-40

Gary Harris scored 14 points and No. 4 Michigan State beat Northwestern 54-40 on Wednesday night for its ninth straight win.

97.1 The Ticket–01/15/2014

EAST LANSING, MI - DECEMBER 04: Nate Britt #0 of the North Carolina Tar Heels tries to get a first half shot off over Keith Appling #11 of the Michigan State Spartans at the Jack T. Breslin Student Events Center on December 4, 2013 in East Lansing, Michigan. (Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)

North Carolina Beats No. 1 Michigan State 79-65

J.P. Tokoto had 12 points and a career-high 10 rebounds to help North Carolina beat No. 1 Michigan State 79-65 Wednesday night, giving the Tar Heels another impressive victory in their inconsistent season.

97.1 The Ticket–12/04/2013

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