Baba Miller

Updated on 5/8/24.  Written by Alan Lu.

Height: 6-11
Weight: 204
College: Florida State
Classification: Sophomore
Birthdate: 2/7/2004

2024 Top 100 Prospect Rank: 49
Projected Draft Range: 2nd Round

Pros:

Decent low post scorer
Decent scorer off the dribble
Decent shooter for a big man, has stretch big potential
Excels at scoring on off-ball motion plays
Handles the ball well
Good defender that can get steals and blocks
Good athlete

Cons:

Inconsistent outside shooter
Needs to improve his playmaking skills
Can be too passive on offense
Needs to improve his rebounding
Can have lapses defensively
Can be foul prone

Summary:

Baba Miller is a very athletic, energetic combo forward that thrives at making hustle plays on both ends of the floor.  He handles the ball well for his size, and he can ably score off the dribble or in the post.  He is a rangy defender that can get steals and blocks.  He will need to be a more consistent shooter, and he will have to take better care of the basketball and improve his rebounding. 

Miller is a very talented prospect that could develop into a dynamic, versatile player that could play all three frontcourt positions. This year, he was unjustly suspended by the NCAA, he had a rather pedestrian season debut in his team’s loss to Wake Forest. Still, Miller is a high-upside prospect that could end up getting selected in the first round of the 2024 draft.

Links:
RealGM Profile
NBADraft.Net Profile
Prospective Insight’s Article on the 2022 ANGT Ljubljana
SB Nation’s Article on Miller and Returning from a Lengthy Suspension

Games Scouted:
4/15/22 Real Madrid U18 vs. Basket Brno U18
11/21/23 Florida State vs. Colorado

If you use any portion of this material, please credit NBA Scouting Live.

NBA Scouting Live
error: Content is protected !!