Carsen Edwards

Page updated as of 4/12/2020, scouting report written by Alan Lu.
2019 rankings were finalized on 6/19/2019.

Height: 6-0
Weight: 195
College: Purdue
Classification: Junior
Birthdate: 3/12/1998

2019 Top 100 Prospect Rank: 29
Projected Draft Range: Late 1st to 2nd Round
​2019 NBA Draft: Round 2, Pick 33 by the Philadelphia 76ers (rights traded to the Boston Celtics)


Gifted shooter, especially from deep
Good scorer off the dribble
Excels at scoring on the move
Prolific scorer
Handles the ball well
Decent rebounder for a player his size
Good athlete


Streaky shooter
May not be an especially dynamic playmaker
Can be too scoring focused on offense
Needs to improve his position defense
Undersized to play the point


Carsen Edwards is a skilled, score-first combo guard that can shoot the basketball, and he has been having a very good sophomore season for Purdue.  He has been one of the main catalysts for their team’s success this year, and with a strong junior season he could end up being a potential first round pick in 2019.


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Games Scouted:
2/7/18 Purdue vs. Ohio State
3/23/18 Purdue vs. Texas Tech
3/28/19 Purdue vs. Tennessee
3/30/19 Purdue vs. Virginia

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