With the No. 40 pick in the 2012 NBA Draft, the Portland Trail Blazers selected Memphis guard Will Barton.
Barton, 21, is the reigning Conference USA Player of the Year and averaged 15.2 points, 6.5 rebounds, 2.9 assists and 1.49 steals in two seasons with the Tigers. He led the conference in scoring last season with 18.0 points per game.
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