James Wiseman

Height: 7-0
Weight: 225
College: Memphis
Classification: Freshman
Birthdate: 3/31/2001

2020 Top 75 Prospect Rank: 2
Projected Draft Range: Top 5

Pros:

Strong finisher around the basket
Gifted low post scorer
Good mid-range shooter
Decent playmaker
Very good rebounder
Good on-ball shot blocker
Solid athlete
Great size for the center position

 

Cons:

Mechanics may make it difficult to shoot from long distance
May need to improve his free throw shooting
His effort on defense can lag at times

 

Summary:

James Wiseman is an athletic, skilled big man that could potentially be the top pick of the 2020 draft. He is a solid low post scorer that can knock down plenty of mid-range jumpers, and he also is a gifted rebounder that can haul in many boards when he is on the floor. He will need to improve his focus on the defensive end, but his strong ability to score and rebound could allow him to be a solid NBA starter in the future.

Links:
RealGM Profile

ESPN Draft Profile

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