Ibou Dianko Badji

Updated on 6/26/22.  Written by Alan Lu.
2022 Rankings were finalized on 6/23/22.

Height: 7-1
Weight: 235
Country: Senegal
Professional Team: FC Barcelona II
Classification: International ‘02
Birthdate: 10/13/2002

Projected Draft Range: 2nd Round to Undrafted


Adequate low post scorer
Excels at scoring on off-ball motion plays
Solid rebounder
Decent defender
Very good shot blocker
Good athlete


Needs to improve his face-up game
Must expand upon his low post moves
Needs to improve his free throw shooting
Needs to improve his playmaking skills
May be fairly raw offensively
Quite foul prone


Ibou Dianko Badji is an athletic, energetic big man that projects to be a rim protector in the NBA.  He has great size and shot blocking skills that allows him to excel as an interior defender, and he also is a fairly good rebounder.  He will need to expand upon his skill set on offense, but his ability to rebound and defend could enable him to be a second round pick in 2022.

RealGM Profile
NBADraft.Net Profile
ESPN’s 2021 NBA Mock Draft

Games Scouted:
7/2/19 Senegal vs. USA
5/16/21 FC Barcelona B vs. Gran Canaria B

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