2009 Fitness Tests for the NBA Draft (Combine)

A series of 'Athleticism Tests' are performed annually at the NBA pre-draft camp. See a description of the tests, and the best results for each year since 2000. See the list of participants.

The results below are based on official league documents which were published online.

 

Bench Press

 

reps name
23 Luke Harangody, Notre Dame
22 Blake Griffin, Oklahoma
20 Derrick Brown, Xavier
18 James Johnson, Wake Forest
18 Dante Cunningham, Villanova
18 Tyler Hansbrough, North Carolina
18 DeJuan Blair, Pittsburgh
17 James Harden, Arizona State
17 Gani Lawal, Georgia Tech
16 Jermaine Taylor, Central Florida
16 Jeff Adrien, UConn

Vertical Jump - no step

height (inches) name
34 Jermaine Taylor, Central Florida
33 Jonny Flynn, Syracuse
32 Blake Griffin, Oklahoma
31.5 Wayne Ellington, North Carolina
31.5 James Harden, Arizona State
31.5 Gerald Henderson, Duke
31.5 Jerel McNeal, Marquette
31 Jordan Hill, Arizona
31 Jeff Pendergraph, Arizona State
31 Marcus Thornton, LSU

Vertical Jump - max

height (inches) name
40 Jonny Flynn, Syracuse
39 Rodrigue Beaubois, France
38.5 Chase Budinger, Arizona
38.5 DeMar DeRozan, USC
38 Wayne Ellington, North Carolina
37.5 Jermaine Taylor, Central Florida
37 James Harden, Arizona State
37 Terrence Williams, Louisville
37 Damion James, Texas
37 Jodie Meeks, Kentucky

3/4 Court Sprint

time (seconds) name
3.03 Toney Douglas, Florida State
3.09 Damion James, Texas
3.1 Darren Collison, UCLA
3.1 Patrick Mills, Saint Mary's
3.1 Jodie Meeks, Kentucky
3.12 Ty Lawson, North Carolina
3.13 James Harden, Arizona State
3.13 Derrick Brown, Xavier
3.14 Gerald Henderson, Duke
3.14 Jeff Pendergraph, Arizona State

Lane Agility Drill

time (seconds) name
10.44 Jack McClinton, Miami
10.45 Darren Collison, UCLA
10.49 Rodrigue Beaubois, France
10.61 Jerel McNeal, Marquette
10.63 Toney Douglas, Florida State
10.64 Jrue Holiday, UCLA
10.66 Joe Ingles, Australia
10.69 Tyler Smith, Tennessee
10.73 Marcus Thornton, LSU
10.78 Eric Maynor, VCU

Tallest Players

height (inches) name
7' 1.25" Hasheem Thabeet, UConn
6' 11.75" BJ Mullens, Ohio State
6' 10" Josh Heytvelt, Gonzaga
6' 9.75 Austin Daye, Gonzaga
6' 9.25" Jordan Hill, Arizona
6' 8.75" Jeff Pendergraph, Arizona StateÊ
6' 8.5" Earl Clark, Louisville
6' 8.5" Taj Gibson, USC
6' 8.5" Blake Griffin, Oklahoma
6' 8.25" Tyler Hansbrough, North Carolina

Heaviest Players

weight (lbs) name
276.6 DeJuan Blair, Pittsburgh
267.2 Hasheem Thabeet, UConn
258.2 BJ Mullens, Ohio State
257.2 James Johnson, Wake Forest
248.4 Blake Griffin, Oklahoma
246.2 Josh Heytvelt, Gonzaga
243 DaJuan Summers, Georgetown
240.4 Luke Harangody, Notre Dame
239.6 Jeff Pendergraph, Arizona StateÊ
235.2 Jeff Adrien, UConn

Wingspan

length name
7' 6.25" Hasheem Thabeet, UConn
7' 4" Taj Gibson, USC
7' 2.5" Derrick Brown, Xavier
7' 2.25" Earl Clark, Louisville
7' 2.25" Austin Daye, Gonzaga
7' 2" DeJuan Blair, Pittsburgh
7' 2" Jeff Adrien, UConn
7' 1.5" BJ Mullens, Ohio State
7' 1.5" Josh Heytvelt, Gonzaga
7' 1.5" Jordan Hill, Arizona

Body Fat %

% name
4.4 Gerald Henderson, Duke
4.5 Jeff Teague, Wake Forest
4.8 Marcus Thornton, LSU
4.8 Dante Cunningham, Villanova
4.9 DeMar DeRozan, USC
4.9 Sam Young, Pittsburgh
5.1 Terrence Williams, Louisville
5.2 Earl Clark, Louisville
5.2 Toney Douglas, Florida State
5.4 Jerel McNeal, Marquette

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