Jaylen Adams

Page updated as of 4/12/2020, scouting report written by Alan Lu.
2018 rankings were finalized on 6/21/2018.

Height: 6-2
Weight: 190
College: St. Bonaventure
Classification: Senior
Birthdate: 12/11/1995

2018 Top 100 Prospect Rank: 85
Projected Draft Range: 2nd Round to Undrafted


Good shooter from all over the floor
Adequate scorer off the dribble
Tremendous free throw generator
Very good free throw shooter
Good playmaker
Adequate rebounder for a player his size
Adequate defensive player that can get steals
Smart player that has a good feel for the game


Lacks an elite first step off the dribble
May need to tweak his shooting mechanics
Can be a bit turnover prone
Can have lapses defensively
Only an average athlete
Has limited experience against top competition


Jaylen Adams is a smart, skilled offensive minded point guard that can effectively run the team.  He can score in a variety of ways, and he can be a table setter that can create offense for himself and his teammates off of pick and rolls.​

On the other hand, he may not have great length or athleticism for his position, and he can take some questionable shots.  Right now, Adams may be one of most talented point guards in college basketball, and he may be a solid candidate to be selected in the second round in 2018.


DraftExpress Profile

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RealGM Profile

2018 ESPN Draft Profile

Games Scouted:

11/22/16 St. Bonaventure vs. Central Michigan

3/13/18 St. Bonaventure vs. UCLA

4/12/18 Day 2 of the 2018 Portsmouth Invitational

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