Updated as of 8/4/2020, scouting report written by Alan Lu.
Projected Draft Range: Late 1st to 2nd Round
Decent scorer off the dribble
Adequate rebounder for his size
Can struggle to score in traffic
Needs to improve his free throw shooting
Can be careless on offense, which can lead to turnovers
Can be too passive on offense
Does not collect enough steals or blocks
A bit undersized at the point
D.J. Carton is an athletic, skilled playmaker that has a variety of skills that could prove to be useful at the next level. He can shoot and score the basketball, and he had a solid freshman season prior to transferring from Ohio State. Right now, he’s been flying under the radar as a draft prospect, but he is a talented player that could go in the first round of the 2021 draft.
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