George Uko leaving USC for draft

Updated: December 31, 2013, 3:59 PM ET
By Garry Paskwietz | ESPN.com

USC junior defensive lineman George Uko announced Tuesday he will forgo his final year of eligibility and enter the NFL draft.

Uko posted his decision on his private Twitter account, and the USC official Twitter account revealed the news:

George Uko's announcement. #FightOn #USC pic.twitter.com/v5HGoOfTAd

— #25 USC Trojans (@USCTrojansFO) December 31, 2013

Uko had 36 tackles, seven tackles for losses and five sacks in 2013 and was named All Pac-12 honorable ...

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