NBA Draft: Seniors running on empty

The senior class of 2004 might be the worst draft class ever, with only Missouri's Rickey Paulding projected in the lottery.

Originally Published: November 21, 2003
By Chad Ford | NBA Insider
The college basketball season is finally under way ... have you seen your collegiate senior lately? NBA scouts are looking, but so far the search is coming up pretty empty.

"It's going to be ugly this year," one veteran NBA scout begins. "Nothing," another chimes in. "I don't think I'm going out on a limb here when I say that this may be the worst senior class in the history of the NBA draft," a prominent GM said.

Here we go again.

Chad Ford

ESPN Senior Writer