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Jake Layman #10 of the Maryland Terrapins handles the ball against Wayne Selden Jr. #1 of the Kansas Jayhawks in the first half during the third round of the 2016 NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament at KFC YUM! Center on March 24, 2016 in Louisville, Kentucky.
Jake Layman #10 of the Maryland Terrapins handles the ball against Wayne Selden Jr. #1 of the Kansas Jayhawks in the first half during the third round of the 2016 NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament at KFC YUM! Center on March 24, 2016 in Louisville, Kentucky. (Kevin C. Cox / Getty Images)

Former Maryland forward Jake Layman has signed a three-year contract with the Portland Trail Blazers.

Layman, who was taken in the second round of last month's draft with the No. 47 pick overall, received a $2.8 million package with the first two years guaranteed.

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"It's a terrific opportunity for him. The Blazers treated him very, very well," said Mark Bartelstein, Layman's Chicago-based agent. "He's very excited, the Blazers are very excited. It's a terrific deal for the team and for Jake."

Portland traded a future draft choice and gave the Orlando Magic $1.2 million to get a second-round pick in order to take Layman, who is expected to compete for a role in the team's rotation as a player who can be used at power forward and small forward.

Layman will get his first competition as a pro when the Trail Blazers take part in the Las Vegas Summer League beginning Friday.

Four of Layman's former Maryland teammates will also take part in the Las Vegas Summer League as free agents.

Robert Carter Jr. will be with the Golden State Warriors, Evan Smotrycz will be trying out for the Toronto Raptors and both Rasheed Sulaimon and Dez Wells will play with the Chicago Bulls.

Diamond Stone, who was the No. 40 player taken in the 2016 draft after leaving the Terps following his freshman year, has played in three games at the Orlando Summer League with the Los Angeles Clippers.

The 6-foot-11, 255-pound center averaged 10.3 points and 5.3 rebounds in a little over 24 minutes per game. Stone had 20 points on 10-for-15 shooting in an overtime loss to the New York Knicks on Tuesday. The Clippers are 0-3.

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