Created on 1/17/23. Written by Alan Lu.
Projected Draft Range: Likely Undrafted
Excels at scoring on off-ball motion plays
Adequate rebounder for his size
Decent defender that can get steals
Above average athlete
Lacks an elite first step off the dribble
Can be careless on offense, which can lead to turnovers
Can struggle to guard quicker players
Not an elite athlete
A bit undersized to play out on the wing
Jaylen Forbes is an agile, skilled guard that can shoot and pass the basketball. He is having a good season right now on an underrated Tulane team. He’ll need to show that he can guard upper-echelon players on a consistent basis, but he could project into a 3 and D role in the NBA.
1/13/23 Tulane vs. UCF
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