Updated as of 11/21/2020, scouting report written by Alan Lu.
2020 rankings were finalized on 11/17/20.
Classification: Redshirt Senior
2020 Top 100 Prospect Rank: 54
Projected Draft Range: 2nd Round to Undrafted
2020 NBA Draft: Round 2, Pick 56 by the Charlotte Hornets
Decent scorer off the dribble
Good rebounder for his size
Adept at collecting steals
Above average athlete
Inconsistent long-range shooter
Can be too scoring focused on offense
Tendency to over-dribble, which can lead to turnovers
Can have lapses defensively
Has limited experience against top competition
Old for a draft prospect, may have limited upside
Not an elite athlete
Grant Riller is an athletic, skilled combo guard that does a fairly good job of taking his man off the dribble to score the basketball. He can put up points in a hurry, and he could be an instant offense type of player for NBA teams.
Right now, he needs to improve his three-point shot, show that he can effectively run the point, and show that he can guard upper echelon players on a consistent basis, but Riller is a shot maker that could potentially make an NBA team’s roster at the next level.
YouTube via ACC Digital Network’s Highlights of the Charleston-Wake Forest Game
YouTube via Stadium’s Highlights of the Charleston-Marshall Game
1/16/20 Charleston vs. Northeastern
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