Updated on 1/16/21. Written by Alan Lu.
Professional Team: Besiktas
Classification: International ‘02
Projected Draft Range: Mid to Late 1st Round
Strong finisher around the basket
Solid low post scorer
Excels at scoring on off-ball motion plays
Decent playmaker for his size
Very good rebounder
Rock solid motor
Needs to improve his face-up game
Must extend his shooting range
Needs to improve his defense
Can be a bit foul prone
A bit undersized to play inside
Alperen Sengun is a young, productive big man that has been putting up strong numbers in Turkey’s top professional league, the Turkish BSL this season. Sengun is an athletic, high-motor player that excels at scoring and grabbing rebounds in the paint. Right now, he projects to go in the mid to late first round range for the 2021 draft.
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