April 27, 2017

Gareon Conley Selected 24th Overall by Oakland Raiders


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.