Ben Vander Plas
Updated as of 8/20/21. Scouting report written by Alan Lu.
Classification: Redshirt Senior
Projected Draft Range: 2nd Round to Undrafted
Fairly good shooter
Decent low post scorer
Fairly adept at collecting steals
Does not draw enough free throws
Needs to improve his rebounding
Only an average athlete
Has limited experience against top competition
Ben Vander Plas is a skilled big man that can shoot and score the basketball. He is currently having a solid junior season, and he helped lead Ohio to an impressive first-round win over Virginia in the 2021 NCAA Tournament. Currently, he projects to be a borderline second round candidate for the 2022 draft.
3/20/21 Ohio vs. Virginia
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