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A'ja Wilson top pick of WNBA draft by Las Vegas Aces

A'ja Wilson is thrilled for the chance to head to Las Vegas.

The South Carolina star was the No. 1 pick in the WNBA draft by the Aces on Thursday night.

"It's such a great feeling, just an amazing way to cap off my collegiate career," Wilson said. "My heart was pounding before she announced the pick."

The 6-foot-5 star admitted she has only been there once, but already knows the Nevada city slogan.

"What happens in Sin City stays in Sin City," Wilson said laughing.

The Aces, who moved to Las Vegas from San Antonio this past winter, had the first pick for the second straight season.

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