Evaluators project Semaj Christon as a draftable player, but likely a second-round pick. (Drew Hallowell/Getty)
The Big East will lose one of its prime talents next season. Xavier guard Semaj Christon will declare for the NBA draft after two seasons, a source with knowledge of the decision confirmed to SI.com.
Christon, a 6-foot-3 Cincinnati native, averaged 17 points and 4.2 assists per game for the Musketeers in 2013-14.
ESPN first reported Christon's departure.