Created on 3/15/23. Written by Alan Lu.
Classification: Fifth-Year Senior
Projected Draft Range: 2nd Round to Undrafted
Adequate low post scorer
Above average athlete
Needs to improve his free throw shooting
Can be too passive on offense
Old for a draft prospect, may have limited upside
Blake Hinson is a strong, mobile combo forward that can score the basketball in a variety of ways. He can shoot it from deep, and he can operate out of the post to knock down shots. He is having a good senior season for Pittsburgh, and he helped them get a win over Mississippi State in the 2023 NCAA Tournament. He is a skilled offensive player that could project to be a versatile role player in the NBA.
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