Jalen Adams

Height: 6-2

Weight: 195

College: Connecticut

Classification: Senior

Birthdate: 12/11/1995

 

Projected Draft Range: 2nd Round to Undrafted

 
Pros:

Adequate scorer off the dribble

Decent shooter, especially off the catch

Excels at scoring on off-ball motion plays

Good free throw shooter

Decent playmaker

Decent rebounder for his size

Decent defender

Good athlete

Cons:

Inconsistent shooter

Can display spotty shot selection

Does not draw enough free throws

Can be turnover prone

Needs to improve his defense

Not an elite athlete

Summary:

Jalen Adams is a quick guard that can score the basketball in a variety of ways, and he also is an adequate playmaker that can get plenty of assists.

However, sometimes he can have shot selection issues, which may hurt his shooting percentages, and he can play too wildly on offense elsewhere.  But with a strong senior season, he could potentially end up being a second round pick for the upcoming draft.

Links:

DraftExpress Profile

RealGM Profile

NBADraft.Net Profile

Games Scouted:

12/21/17 Connecticut vs. Arizona

4/18/19 MDAS vs. PP on Day 2 of the 2019 PIT