Murray picked 29th in NBA draft

The San Antonio Spurs took Washington freshman guard Dejounte Murray with the 29th pick Thursday night during the first round of the 2016 NBA draft, held at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn.

The selection of Dejounte Murray follows fellow UW frosh Marquese Chriss, who was picked number 8 by the Sacramento Kings, but then traded to Phoenix.

Murray started all 34 games and named to the Pac-12 All-Conference Second-Team and Pac-12 All-Freshman Team. Murray led all Pac-12 freshmen, averaging 16.1 points, 4.4 assists, 1.8 steals and second averaging 6 rebounds. He set the record for assists by a freshman in program history with 151, and finished second in all-time freshman points (548) and steals (62), and third in rebounds with 203.

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