USC center Marcus Martin was selected by the
Martin, 6-foot-3 and 320 pounds, was chosen with the 70th overall pick Friday night.
Martin, who played at Crenshaw High, started at guard as a USC freshman and sophomore and moved to center for his junior season.
He opted to forego his final season of college eligibility.
Martin was the second center drafted. The
“Everybody’s excited,” Martin told the
Martin suffered knee and ankle injuries in the Trojans’ loss to UCLA in the 2013 regular-season finale. He was sidelined for the Las Vegas Bowl and did not participate in physical tests at the