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Surgery for Clemson receiver Justyn Ross

Clemson junior receiver Justyn Ross is scheduled to have shoulder surgery in early June.
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SANTA CLARA, CA - JANUARY 07: Justyn Ross #8 of the Clemson Tigers is congratulated by his teammate Christian Wilkins #42 after his third quarter touchdown reception against the Alabama Crimson Tide in the CFP National Championship presented by AT&T at Levi's Stadium on January 7, 2019 in Santa Clara, California. (Photo by Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images)

CLEMSON, S.C. (AP) - Clemson's top returning receiver Justyn Ross will have surgery on his shoulder next month. 

Team spokesman Ross Taylor said the operation will take care of concerns that cropped up during the Tigers' spring practice sessions in March. Ross said the surgery is likely to take place early next month. 

Ross will be a junior next season. He led the team with 66 catches that went for 865 yards and eight touchdowns. The 6-foot-4 Ross is considered a first-round NFL draft pick should he decide to turn pro after his junior year.