Updated on 8/20/21. Written by Alan Lu.
College: Saint Louis
Classification: Fifth-Year Senior
Projected Draft Range: 2nd Round to Undrafted
Solid scorer off the dribble
Excels at scoring on off-ball motion plays
Needs to improve his passing ability
Needs to improve his rebounding
Does not get enough steals or blocks
Can be unfocused defensively
Javonte Perkins is an athletic, skilled swingman that can shoot and score the basketball. He is a sharpshooter that had a solid senior season, and he scored 32 points to lead his team to a win over LSU. Recently, Perkins announced that he will be returning for a fifth season. If he has a strong redshirt senior season, he could move up draft boards in 2022.
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