Herb Jones

Height: 6-7

Weight: 200

College: Alabama

Classification: Junior

Birthdate: 10/6/1998

Projected Draft Range: Likely Undrafted


Excels at scoring on the move

Adequate scorer off the dribble

Can post up smaller players

Decent playmaker for his size

Good rebounder

Fairly good defender that can get steals and blocks

Gifted athlete

Very good motor


Needs to improve his shooting

Needs to improve his free throw shooting

Shot selection issues

Can be too turnover prone

Can be too passive on offense

May be fairly raw offensively

Can be foul prone

Had a disappointing sophomore season


Herb Jones is a very athletic, highly energetic swingman that could project to be a defensive specialist at the next level.  His slashing abilities allow him to take the ball to the basket to get scores, and he is also an unselfish player that has a point forward mentality.

He is also a rangy defender that can get his hands on balls and also get stops for his team.  He will significantly need to improve his jump shot and be more assertive on offense, but if he can bounce back to have a good junior season, he could perhaps end up being a second round pick in 2020.


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