Updated as of 11/21/2020, scouting report written by Alan Lu.
2020 rankings were finalized on 11/17/20.
College: Northern Kentucky
Projected Draft Range: 2nd Round to Undrafted
Decent scorer off the dribble
Excels at scoring on off-ball motion plays
Above average athlete
Lacks an elite first step off the dribble
Just now is a good shooter
Needs to improve his free throw shooting
Can tend to have lapses defensively
Not an elite athlete
Does not often face elite competition
May not be outstanding at any one particular skill
Relative late bloomer
Relative unknown commodity
Dantez Walton is a skilled swingman that can score the basketball in a variety of ways. He is having a solid senior season, and he played very well in his team’s loss to Arkansas. He will need to continue to make jump shots consistently and improve his on-ball defense, but right now, he is a borderline second round candidate for the 2020 draft.
ESPN’s Article on Latest Breakout Players for 2020
YouTube via WARMACHINE2013’s Highlights of Arkansas vs. Northern Kentucky
YouTube via Missouri Athletics’ Highlights of Missouri vs. Northern Kentucky
If you use any portion of this material, please credit NBA Scouting Live.