Updated on 9/21/22. Written by Alan Lu.
Projected Draft Range: 2nd Round to Undrafted
Adequate scorer off the dribble
Can post up smaller players
Above average athlete
Lacks an elite first step off the dribble
Needs to improve his free throw shooting
Can struggle to score in traffic
Unselfish to a fault
Struggles to guard quicker players
Not an elite athlete
Donta Scott is an athletic combo forward that could project into a 3 and D type of role in the NBA. He is shooting the three-ball very well last season as a sophomore. On the other hand, he struggled with his three-point shot this year and he will need to be a more consistent defender in games. Currently, he projects to be a second round candidate for the 2023 draft.
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