Nets sign Brown, Jefferson

07/23/2014 8:16 AM

07/23/2014 8:30 AM

Brooklyn, NY (SportsNetwork.com) - The Brooklyn Nets signed a pair of 2014 draft picks Wednesday, inking guard Markel Brown and forward Cory Jefferson to multi-year contracts.

Terms of the agreements were not disclosed.

Brown, the 44th overall pick in the 2014 NBA Draft, was acquired from the Minnesota Timberwolves on draft night in exchange for cash considerations. He completed his senior season at Oklahoma State, averaging 17.2 points, 5.3 rebounds and 2.4 assists per game.

Jefferson, the 60th overall pick in the 2014 NBA Draft, was acquired from the Philadelphia 76ers on draft night in exchange for cash considerations. During his final season at Baylor, he averaged 13.7 points and 8.2 rebounds.

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