LSU's Mingo selected sixth overall by Cleveland
POSTED: Thursday, April 25, 2013 - 10:00pm
UPDATED: Thursday, April 25, 2013 - 11:21pm
New York, NY (NBC33) — It didn't take long for the LSU talent to start falling of the draft boards Wednesday night in New York.
With the sixth overall pick in the 2013 NFL draft the Browns selected former LSU defensive end Barkevious Mingo.
It marks the third straight year that and LSU player has been picked in the first round.
"It was just an exciting moment. It snuck up on me. I can't wait to go to Cleveland," Mingo said after being drafted.
Mingo becomes the fourth LSU underclassmen in the last three drafts combined to be selected in the first round.