Brian Bowen

Height: 6-7
Weight: 190
Country: USA (Saginaw, MI)
Professional Team: Sydney Kings
Classification: Non-College U.S. Prospect
Birthdate: 10/2/1998

2019 Top 100 Prospect Rank: 66
Projected Draft Range: 2nd Round to Undrafted

Pros:

Fairly good shooter from all over the floor
Decent scorer off the dribble
Can post up smaller players
Excels at scoring on the move
Decent playmaker
Moves fairly well off the ball on offense
Good rebounder
Adequate defensive player
Good shot blocker for a player his size
Solid athlete
Good motor

 
Cons:

Inconsistent shooter
Lacks an elite first step off the dribble
Not an elite ball handler
Can play too wildly on offense
Can have lapses defensively
Must get stronger

 

Summary:

Brian Bowen is a skilled swingman that can shoot and defend when he is on the court.  He will need to be more consistent in games as well as look to pass more, but he is a talented player that possesses intriguing offensive skills.​

However, he was not declared eligible to play as he ended up missing a full season of basketball this past year.  After having played a year in the NBL, Bowen is a talented player that could end up being a likely second round pick in 2019.

 

Links:

DraftExpress Profile

NBADraft.Net Profile

RealGM Profile

2018 ESPN Draft Profile

ESPN’s Article on Bowen Being Suspended Indefinitely

ESPN’s Article on Bowen Enrolling at South Carolina

Courier Journal’s Article on Bowen Out of the Draft

ESPN’s Article on Bowen Joining Sydney Kings of the NBL