Daeqwon Plowden

Updated on 5/12/22.  Written by Alan Lu.

Height: 6-6
Weight: 215
College: Bowling Green
Classification: Fifth-Year Senior
Birthdate: 8/29/1998

Projected Draft Range: 2nd Round to Undrafted

Pros:

Decent scorer off the dribble
Decent shooter
Can post up smaller players
Excels at scoring on off-ball motion plays
Good rebounder for his size
Adequate defender
Solid athlete

Cons:

Can be reluctant to take threes
May lack an elite first step off the dribble
Needs to improve his playmaking skills
Can struggle to guard quicker players
Limited experience against top competition
Old for a draft prospect, may have limited upside

Summary:

Daeqwon Plowden is an athletic, physical swingman that can score the basketball in a variety of ways.  He was recently invited to play at the 2022 NTX Combine, and he played very well in Game 2 of this event.  He will need to show that he can consistently play well against upper echelon opponents on a consistent basis.  Currently, he projects to be a borderline second round candidate for the 2022 draft.

Links:
RealGM Profile

Games Scouted:
5/10/22 Day 1 Game 2 of the 2022 NTX Combine
5/11/22 Day 2 Game 2 of the 2022 NTX Combine

Other Articles:
5/12/22 Picks for the 2022 All-NTX Combine Teams

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