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Who was the first pick in the 1997 NBA Draft?

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January 20, 2008 12:39AM

1. Tim Duncan Wake Forest San Antonio

2. Keith Van Horn Utah Philadelphia

3. Chauncey Billups Colorado Boston

4. Antonio Daniels Bowling Green Vancouver

5. Tony Battie Texas Tech Denver

6. Ron Mercer Kentucky Boston

7. Tim Thomas Villanova New Jersey

8. Adonal Foyle Colgate Golden State

9. Tracy McGrady Mt Zion (NC) Academy Toronto

10. Danny Fortson Cincinnati Milwaukee

11. Olivier Saint-Jean San Jose State Sacramento

12. Austin Croshere Providence Indiana

13. Derek Anderson Kentucky Cleveland

14. Maurice Taylor Michigan LA Clippers

15. Kelvin Cato Iowa State Dallas

16. Brevin Knight Stanford Cleveland

17. Johnny Taylor Tennessee-Chattanooga Orlando

18. Chris Anstey Australia Portland

19. Scot Pollard Kansas Detroit

20. Paul Grant Wisconsin Minnesota

21. Anthony Parker Bradley New Jersey

22. Ed Gray California Atlanta

23. Bobby Jackson Minnesota Seattle

24. Rodrick Rhodes Southern Cal Houston

25. John Thomas Minnesota New York

26. Charles Smith New Mexico Miami

27. Jacque Vaughn Kansas Utah

28. Keith Booth Maryland Chicago

(Washington forfeited its first round pick, which would have been #17 overall.

Second round selections start at #30.)