JaQuori McLaughlin

Updated on 7/31/21.  Written by Alan Lu.
2021 rankings were finalized on 7/29/21.

Height: 6-4
Weight: 185
College: UC Santa Barbara
Classification: Fifth-Year Senior
Birthdate: 1/29/1998

2021 Top 100 Prospect Rank: 89
Projected Draft Range: 2nd Round to Undrafted

Solid shooter, especially from deep
Crafty scorer off the dribble
Solid playmaker
Fairly adept at collecting steals
Above average athlete

Lacks an elite first step off the dribble
Can be prone to hoisting up questionable shots
Not an elite athlete
Struggled during his time at Oregon State
Old for a draft prospect, may have limited upside

JaQuori McLaughlin is a smart, skilled playmaker that can shoot and pass the basketball. He helped lead UC Santa Barbara to get to the 2021 NCAA Tournament, and he had a good senior season. Currently, he projects to be a borderline second round candidate for the 2021 draft.

RealGM Profile
NBADraft.Net Profile
Wikipedia Page
UC Santa Barbara Basketball Bio
Ridiculous Upside’s Article on McLaughlin
What You Expect?’s Article on McLaughlin
NBA G-League’s 2021 G-League Elite Camp Player Measurements

Games Scouted:
6/20/21 G-League Elite Camp

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