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Report: Florida guard Michael Frazier II expected to declare for NBA draft

Florida Gators guard Michael Frazier II is expected to opt for the NBA Draft. 
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Florida Gators guard Michael Frazier II is expected to declare for the NBA draft, reports ESPN's Jeff Borzello. Frazier, a junior, would be bypassing his season season of eligibility.

Frazier, a 6'4" guard, was one of the bright spots in an otherwise down year for the Gators, averaging 12.1 points and 4.1 rebounds. He shot 38 percent from three-point range, a decrease from his first two seasons in which he shot at least 44 percent from outside.

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[daily_cut.college basketball]Frazier missed seven games with a foot injury before returning for Florida's last three games.

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The Gators finished 16-17 and 8-10 in SEC play, missing out on a postseason tournament one year after reaching the Final Four.

According to ESPN, Frazier is projected to be a second-round pick.

The 2015 NBA draft will be held June 25 in New York City. The deadline for underclassmen to declare is April 26.

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