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NBA Draft 2013: Indiana Pacers select Solomon Hill at 23

The Pacers select the Arizona product 23rd overall.

Harry How

With the 23rd pick, the Indiana Pacers select...Solomon Hill from Arizona.

The Pacers saw a number of prospects fly off the board late, but settled on Solomon Hill. Hill was a projected second rounder, making the pick a potential reach. Most mock drafts were blown up from the opening pick, so it only makes sense for the Pacers to continue the trend. Hill as a senior averaged 13.4 points and 5.3 rebounds for the Wildcats. The 6'7" wing Hill does have some nice versatility and could prove to be a nice piece for the Pacers moving forward. Unfortunately, with him being a player that could've been available for the Pacers to draft at #53, it does raise the question what the Pacers have in store for the draft and second round moving forward.