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Auburn basketball scores with commitment from Antoine Mason, nation's top returning scorer

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AUBURN - AL - Antoine Mason will transfer to Auburn for his final season of college basketball.

The former Niagara University star averaged 25.6 points a game last year which makes him the nation's top returning scorer.

Mason announced his decision on twitter:

It's Official I Will Be Wearing Orange and Blue #14 at Auburn University #WarEagles #blessed #chiponmyshoulder

Mason, who is the son of former NBA star Anthony Mason, completed his undergraduate degree last month and will be eligible to play at Auburn this season.

The 6-foot-3, 210-pound guard was also considering a transfer to Boston College and Providence.

Mason is the third Division I player to transfer into the Auburn program since Bruce Pearl took over as the head coach in March.


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