1997-98 Basketball All-Rookie Team Winners

Voting by NBA's 29 head coaches, who cannot vote for players on their team. Each ballot has entries for two five-man teams, regardless of position; two points given for 1st team, one for 2nd. First team votes in parentheses.

First TeamCollegePts
Tim Duncan, San Antonio (28)Wake Forest56
Keith Van Horn, New Jersey (28)Utah56
Brevin Knight, Cleveland (26)Stanford54
Zydrunas Ilgauskas, Cleveland (25)Atletas-Lithuania51
Ron Mercer, Boston (23)Kentucky50
Second TeamCollegePts
Tim Thomas, Philadelphia (5)Villanova30
Cedric Henderson, Cleveland (2)Memphis27
Derek Anderson, Cleveland (3)Kentucky25
Maurice Taylor, LA Clippers (3)Michigan25
Bobby Jackson, Denver (1)Minnesota18


Rookie of the YearAnnual AwardsIBM Award


1997 Annual Basketball Awards