Ex-Wagner star Jordan Clarkson to declare for NBA Draft

Clarkson named to All-SEC second team this season while playing for Missouri

Former Wagner Thunderbirds star and Missouri guard Jordan Clarkson will pass up his final year of collegiate eligibility and declare for the NBA Draft.

The 6-foot-5 Clarkson averaged 17.5 points, 3.8 rebounds and 3.4 assists per game this season for the Tigers.

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Clarkson was named to the All-SEC second-team and scored in double figures in 34 of 35 games this season.

Clarkson spent his first two seasons playing at Tulsa and then transferred to Missouri.

According to ESPN.com, Clarkson is considered a late first-round pick who can play either backcourt spot.

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