Born and raised in Cincinnati, Christon came to hometown Xavier in 2012 after a prep season at Brewster Academy. As a freshman at Xavier, Christon established himself as one of the top players in the Atlantic 10 Conference, averaging 15.2 points and 4.6 assist per game, earning Atlantic 10 Rookie of the Year honors. As a sophomore, Christon improved in several areas as he led the Musketeers into the Big East Conference. After averaging 17 points and 4.2 assists, he was unanimously named first team All-Big East in 2014
And today in the 2nd round and the 25th pick, Cincinnati’s own Semaj Christon was drafted to the NBA to join fellow Ohioan Lebron James to play for the Miami Heat. Check out the exclusive video only on Wiznation From his Draft party.