Potential. We hear the word thrown around in relation to the NBA Draft, more so than any other time of year. The potential of a player heavily influences NBA teams—they look to tap that potential, maximizing each draft pick.
In this article, you'll find players teeming with potential; potential they did not reach in college. Balanced teams like Syracuse and Kentucky have multiple players on this list, mostly because players didn't have the chance to shine.
In the faster-paced NBA, however, these players will get more opportunities to showcase and improve their skill.
Here are 15 players that will see more statistical success in the NBA than college, in order of selection.