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Only 1 School Had A First Round Pick In The NBA, NFL, MLB Draft

A general photo of the NBA Draft.

NEW YORK, NY - JUNE 25: A general view during the First Round of the 2015 NBA Draft at the Barclays Center on June 25, 2015 in the Brooklyn borough of New York City. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Only one school had a first round pick in each of the NFL Draft, MLB Draft and NBA Draft this year. The school: Kentucky.

The Wildcats were one of five colleges with multiple picks in each of the NFL, MLB and NBA Drafts this year, but only one school had a first rounder in each.

Kentucky, which annually has players taken high in the NBA Draft, had first rounders in football and baseball, too.

Forbes pointed out this cool fact this morning.

Kentucky had three first round picks in the NBA Draft this year in Tyler Herro, P.J. Washington and Keldon Johnson.

Josh Allen went No. 7 overall in the NFL Draft to Jacksonville.

Zack Thompson, a standout pitcher, went No. 19 overall to the St. Louis Cardinals.

Mississippi State, though, is the school with the most combined draft picks across the three drafts. The Bulldogs had 17 total picks.