Admiral Schofield first pick of 2021 NBA G League draft

The Greensboro Swarm selected Admiral Schofield (195 cm, Tennessee) with the first overall pick of the 2021 NBA G League Draft. In 2019-20, Schofield played 33 games with the Capital City Go-Go, where he averaged 16.0 points, 5.5 rebounds, and 2.0 assists. He also played in 33 games for the Washington Wizards.

Schofield is the first British-American player to be drafted with the first overall selection in the G League Draft. Other notable international selections include Jonathan Kasibabu of the Democratic Republic of the Congo (14th overall selection, Austin Spurs) and Brissett, who hails from Canada.

Admiral Schofield first pick in NBA G League draft

The 17 NBA G League teams playing in February at the ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex at Walt Disney World Resort near Orlando, Fla., participated in this year’s three-round Draft.

Round 1
1. Greensboro: Admiral Schofield (Tennessee)
2. Memphis (from Erie): Freddie Gillespie (Baylor)
3. Canton (from RGV): Antonio Blakeney (LSU)
4. Iowa (from Windy City via LAK): Allonzo Trier (Arizona)
5. Lakeland (from Westchester): Tahjere McCall (Tennessee State)
6. Canton (from South Bay): Anthony Lamb (Vermont)
7. Oklahoma City (from Iowa): Zavier Simpson (Michigan)
8. Lakeland (from Long Island): DJ Hogg (Texas A&M)
9. Westchester (from Oklahoma City via CTN): Justin Patton (Creighton)
10. RGV (from Agua Caliente via OKC, CTN, SCW): Armoni Brooks (Houston)
11. Raptors905 : Kevon Harris (Stephen F. Austin)
12. RVG (from Delaware): Jarron Cumberland (Cincinnati)
13. Oklahoma City (from Stockton via GBO): Vincent Edwards (Purdue)
14. Austin: Jonathan Kasibabu (Fairfield)
15. Raptors905 (from Lakeland): Gary Payton II (Oregon State)
16. Memphis: Anthony Cowan Jr. (Maryland)
17. Iowa (from Canton via OKC): Dakarai Tucker (Utah)
18. *Salt Lake City
19. N/A

Round 2
1. Delaware (from RGV): Jemerrio Jones (New Mexico State)
2. Fort Wayne (from Windy City): Oshae Brissett (Syracuse)
3. *Westchester
4. *Iowa
5. *Long Island
6. *Agua Caliente (from OKC)
7. Fort Wayne: Quincy McKnight (Seton Hall)
8. *Agua Caliente
9. Santa Cruz: Selom Mawugbe (Azusa Pacific)
10. *Raptors905
11. *Memphis (from Capital City via ACC)
12. Austin (from Delaware): Anthony Mathis (Oregon)
13. *Erie (from Sioux Falls)
14. *Greensboro (from Texas)
15. Austin (from Stockton): Kaleb Johnson (Georgetown)
16. *Santa Cruz (from Austin)
17. *Memphis
18. Oklahoma City (from Canton): Rob Edwards (Arizona State)
19. *Salt Lake City

Round 3
1. *Greensboro
2. *Erie
3. *Westchester
4. Delaware (from South Bay via ACC): Braxton Key (Virginia)
5. *Iowa
6. *Long Island
7. *Oklahoma City
8. *Fort Wayne
9. *Canton (from Santa Cruz)
10. *Raptors905
11. *Delaware
12. *Lakeland
13. *Memphis
14. *Canton
15. *Raptors905 (from Salt Lake City)
16. N/A
17. N/A
18. N/A
19. N/A
*Cannot make pick
^Can opt to pass on pick

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