Aaron Wiggins

Updated as of 4/23/2020, scouting report written by Alan Lu.

Height: 6-6
Weight: 200
College: Maryland
Classification: Junior
Birthdate: 1/2/1999

2021 Top 100 Prospect Rank: 64
Projected Draft Range: 2nd Round to Undrafted

Pros:

Fairly good shooter, especially from deep
Decent scorer off the dribble
Can post up smaller players
Excels at scoring on the move
Decent playmaker
Moves well off the ball on offense
Adequate rebounder
Adequate defender
Solid athlete

Cons:

Inconsistent shooter
Can struggle to score in traffic
Does not draw many free throws
Can be careless on offense, which can lead to turnovers
Can have lapses defensively

Summary:

Aaron Wiggins is an athletic, skilled swingman that had received some buzz as a draft prospect, and he may project into a 3 and D role in the NBA.  Wiggins’ shooting percentages have fluctuated over the first two seasons, but he put forth a solid junior season that culminated with him having scored 27 points and having made 5 threes in his team’s second round loss to Alabama in the second round of the 2021 NCA Tournament.  Currently, he projects to be a second round prospect in the 2021 draft.

Links:

RealGM Profile

NBADraft.Net Profile

YouTube via Matthew Love Ball’s Highlights of the 2/26/20 Maryland-Minnesota Game

YouTube’s Highlights of the 3/22/21 Maryland-Alabama Game via March Madness

Games Scouted:

12/10/19 Maryland vs. Penn State

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