April 27, 2017
The Oakland Raiders have selected cornerback Gareon Conley with the 24th overall pick in the 2017 NFL Draft.
Conley was named second-team all-Big Ten by league’s coaches in 2016. He played in 42 games for the Buckeyes and started 27 games at cornerback.
Conley was a team captain who ranked second on squad in 2016 with four interceptions and had six for his career, along with eight pass break-ups in 2016 and 15 for his career. He was named honorable mention all-Big Ten as a sophomore in 2015. Totaled 91 career tackles.