All you need is one year of college basketball before you can enter the NBA
You do not have to go to college at all in order to become a NBA player. Most players are picked from college teams though.
Its not just college you need play before college too and train alot. But 4 years in college is usually all you do.
Tennessee, where she played for Pat Summit all four years and made it into the NCAA tournament all four years.
"Pistol" Pete Maravich played 10 years in the NBA and is still the all-time leading scorer in D1 College Basketball History.
a pediatrician needs four years of college, four years of medical school and three years of residency plus elementary middle and high school which adds up to 23 years of school all together
Getting Drafted by the NFLyou need 75 years of college
If your a good college basketball player (or on rare occasion high school), NBA teams will look at you and can draft you in the NBA draft (when all the NBA teams pick players from college or highschool).
No. According to current NBA rules, which are under review, all drafted players must be at least 19 years old during the calendar year of the draft.