NFL Draft by Conference: Big Ten avoids first-round shutout

The first round of the NFL Draft is in the books, and thanks to the Dallas Cowboys every one of the power five conferences was represented on Thursday night in Radio City Music Hall. The Cowboys selected Wisconsin Badgers center Travis Frederick with the 31st overall pick, continuing the Big Ten's 60-year streak of first-round draft picks.

The SEC was the leader after Thursday night. Check back after Friday for an updated count for all of the conferences.

SEC (12)

Alabama Crimson Tide : DB Dee Milliner (No. 9 overall, New York Jets), OG Chance Warmack (No. 10 overall, Tennessee Titans), OT D.J. Fluker (No. 11 overall, San Diego Chargers)

Florida Gators : DT Sharrif Floyd (No. 23 overall, Minnesota Vikinga), DB Matt Elam (No. 32 overall, Baltimore Ravens)

Georgia Bulldogs : LB Jarvis Jones (No. 17 overall, Pittsburgh Steelers), LB Alec Ogletree (No. 30 overall, St. Louis Rams)

LSU Tigers : DE Barkevious Mingo (No. 6 overall, Cleveland Browns), DB Eric Reid (No. 18 overall, San Francisco 49ers)

Missouri Tigers : DT Sheldon Richardson (No. 13 overall, New York Jets)

Tennessee Volunteers : WR Cordarrelle Patterson (No. 29 overall, Minnesota Vikings)

Texas A&M Aggies OT Luke Joeckel (No. 2 overall, Jacksonville Jaguars)

ACC (6)

Clemson Tigers : WR DeAndre Hopkins (No. 27 overall, Houston Texans)

Florida State Seminoles : QB EJ Manuel (No. 16 overall, Buffalo Bills), DE Bjoern Werner (No. 24 overall, Indianapolis Colts), DB Xavier Rhodes (No. 25 overall, Minnesota Vikings)

North Carolina Tar Heels : OG Jonathan Cooper (No. 7 overall, Arizona Cardinals), DT Sylvester Williams (No. 28 overall, Denver Broncos)

Pac-12 (5)

Oregon Ducks : DE Dion Jordan (No. 3 overall, Miami Dolphins), OG Kyle Long (No. 20 overall, Chicago Bears)

UCLA Bruins : DE Datone Jones (No. 26 overall, Green Bay Packers)

Utah Utes : DT Star Lotulelei (No. 14 overall, Carolina Panthers)

Washington Huskies : DB Desmond Trufant (No. 22 overall, Atlanta Falcons)

Big 12 (3)

Oklahoma Sooners : OT Lane Johnson (No. 4 overall, Philadelphia Eagles)

Texas: DB Kenny Vaccaro (No. 15 overall, New Orleans Saints)

West Virginia Mountaineers : WR Tavon Austin (No. 8 overall, St. Louis Rams)

Big East (1)

Syracuse Orange : OT Justin Pugh (No. 19 overall, New York Giants)

Big Ten (1)

Wisconsin Badgers C Travis Frederick (No. 31 overall, Dallas Cowboys)

Conference USA (1)

Houston Cougars DB D.J. Hayden (No. 12 overall, Oakland Raiders)

MAC (1)

Central Michigan Chippewas : Eric Fisher (No. 1 overall, Kansas City Chiefs)

Independent (2)

Brigham Young Cougars Ezekiel Ansah (No. 5 overall, Detroit Lions)

Notre Dame Fighting Irish : Tyler Eifert (No. 21 overall, Cincinnati Bengals)

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