Georgia forward Claxton declares for the draft

Nicolas Claxton of Georgia will enter the NBA Draft.

Georgia forward Nicolas Claxton will enter the NBA Draft, according to Jonathon Givony of Draft Express.

The 6-foot-11, 220-pound Claxton averaged 13.0 points, 8.6 rebounds. 2.5 blocked shots and 1.1 steals in 32.0 minutes this season for the Bulldogs, who struggled through an 11-21 season.

Claxton earned second-team All-Southeastern Conference recognition this season as a sophomore. He is the son of former Georgia center Charles Claxton.