Updated as of 6/26/2020, scouting report written by Alan Lu.
College: Texas Tech
2020 Top 100 Prospect Rank: 35
Projected Draft Range: Late 1st to 2nd Round
Fairly good shooter, especially from deep
Decent scorer off the dribble
Excels at scoring on the move
Handles the ball well
Decent rebounder for his size
Decent defender that can get steals and blocks
Needs to improve his free throw shooting
Lacks an elite first step off the dribble
Struggles to score in traffic
Needs to improve his passing ability
Can be too scoring focused on offense
Not a true point guard, but is undersized to play the two
Can be too inconsistent in games
Jahmi’us Ramsey is a skilled combo guard that can shoot and score the basketball. He has put up big numbers early in the non-conference part of the college basketball season, but he has not often faced top teams, and he struggled to make shots in his team’s loss to Iowa. He’ll need to show that he can play well against elite competition and he’ll have to improve his playmaking skills, but he is a talented player that could go in the second round of the upcoming draft, as he may project to be a microwave type of scorer in the NBA.
If you use any portion of this material, please credit NBA Scouting Live.