Adama Sanogo

Updated on 6/28/23.  Written by Alan Lu.
2023 rankings were finalized on 6/22/23.

Height: 6-9
Weight: 245
College: Connecticut
Classification: Junior
Birthdate: 2/12/2002

2023 Top 100 Prospect Rank: 50
Projected Draft Range: 2nd Round to Undrafted


Solid low post scorer
Adequate shooter for a big man, has stretch big potential
Excels at scoring on off-ball motion plays
Adequate playmaker for his size
Good rebounder
Decent defender
Above average athlete
Has very good strength


Needs to improve his face-up game
Must expand upon his low post moves
Must extend his shooting range
Struggles to guard quicker players
Not an elite shot blocker
Not an elite athlete


Adama Sanogo is a strong, mobile big man that can score and defend in the post.  He is comfortable scoring with his back to the basket, and he has great strength to be able to get deep position down low on offense, and he also can prevent opponents from getting great position when defending them.  He still needs to extend his shooting range and show that he can defend quicker players, but Sanogo is a productive player that projects to be a second round prospect for the 2023 draft.

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Games Scouted:
11/24/21 Connecticut vs. Auburn
3/25/23 Connecticut vs. Gonzaga
4/3/23 Connecticut vs. San Diego State
5/17/23 Game 1 of the 2023 NBA Draft Combine

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