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Grayson Allen NBA Draft Projection: Where Will The Blue Devils Star Go?

Grayson Allen shushes the crowd during a Duke game.

Grayson Allen's college career is over. Let's take a look at how he projects at the next level.

Duke's loss to Kansas in the Elite Eight on Sunday night means that Grayson Allen's career as a Blue Devil is over. Allen, who won a title as a freshman and stuck around three more years to get his degree, is one of the most intriguing prospects in the draft.

There were some, after his freshman year, who thought he could have gone in the middle of the first round if he'd come out. At this point, he's likely a fringe first round pick.

Allen averaged 15.6 points per game this past season. His best season was probably his sophomore campaign, when he averaged 21.6 points per contest.

Allen stands at 6-foot-5, 205 pounds - so he has the size to play at the next level. He's also sneaky-athletic. But he is 22 years old, so there will be a number of younger players taken ahead of him.

USA Today has Allen going 30th overall to the Atlanta Hawks. A number of other mock drafts have him going either late in the first round or early in the second round. Skip Bayless, for whatever it's worth, says Allen can be an NBA contributor.

Of course, a lot can change between now and June. Allen could surprise scouts - either in a positive way or a negative way - in pre-draft workouts.

It'll be interesting to see where he lands - and if the hatred that fans have for him carries over into the NBA.