Grizzlies sign first round draft pick Jarell Martin - WMC Action News 5 - Memphis, Tennessee

Grizzlies sign first round draft pick Jarell Martin

(Source: Memphis Grizzlies) (Source: Memphis Grizzlies)
MEMPHIS, TN (WMC) -

The Memphis Grizzlies signed rookie forward Jarell Martin on Friday afternoon.

The Grizz drafted Martin 25th in the first round of the 2015 NBA Draft.

Martin spent two years at Louisiana State University and was named an All-American Honorable Mention by The Associated Press last season. He was also named to the SEC All-Freshman team.

While at LSU, Martin averaged 13.7 points, 6.9 rebounds, and 1.47 assists. He started in 57 games.

Martin is not participating in the Grizzlies summer league team because of a stress fracture in his foot.  

Martin will wear number 10.

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