March Madness always brings new NCAA stars to the forefront of NBA Draft conversation. Although the 2011 NBA Draft pool contains a number of international talents, it is the college players who made their marks in the tournament who possess the most first-round intrigue.
Can Kemba Walker crack the top five? Is Kyrie Irving better than Derrick Williams? How good were players on Cinderella teams like Kenneth Faried and Shelvin Mack?
Although the draft is still over a month away, fans are already evaluating the pros and cons of each player. Here is a preliminary pre-lottery look at how the draft could shake out. Let me know in the comments what you think your team will do; I'll take it into consideration in my next mock.