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Griz Get Buckeye Point Guard

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Choosing fourth in Thursday’s NBA draft, he Memphis Grizzlies selected Ohio State point guard Mike Conley, Jr. as their first pick. Conley is best known locally as a key component of the Buckeye squad that arrested the University of Tigers’ bid for further glory in an Elite 8 match at this year’s NCAA tourney.

Said Conley to a local TV station: Had he known he was coming here, he might have helped the Tigers win. (We think he was joking.)

Follow further developments at Chris Herrington's Griz blog, "Beyond the Arc."

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