CLEMSON, SC (WIS) - One of the Midlands top high school basketball players committed to Clemson.
Irmo guard Jordan Roper has decided to play for the Tigers.
Roper led the Yellow Jackets to the 4-A State Championship this year, averaging 20 points a game. He's also the state's 4-A Player of the Year.
Roper hadn't been receiving a lot of attention from major Division One schools.
Now after his senior season at Irmo, he'll head off to the ACC and help the Tigers battle North Carolina and Duke.
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