Page updated as of 4/10/2020, scouting report written by Alan Lu.
2018 rankings were finalized on 6/21/2018.
2018 Top 100 Prospect Rank: 94
Projected Draft Range: 2nd Round to Undrafted
Active finisher around the basket
Adequate low post scorer
Decent scorer off the dribble
Excels at scoring on the move
Has stretch big potential
Fairly good defensive player
Gifted shot blocker
Great size for his position
Rock solid motor
Can miss shots wildly around the basket
Does not always commit himself to the boards
Can pick up quick fouls
Played in a zone defensive scheme
Needs to add strength
Can be inconsistent in games
Old for a draft prospect, may have limited upside
Jo Lual-Acuil is an athletic big man that could be an interesting prospect for the 2018 NBA Draft. He is a high motor player that is a terrific shot blocker, as he has very good length, athleticism, and timing, and he also has shown improving offensive skills.
Not only can he score on hustle plays, but he has shown the willingness to shoot it from deep. He has not obtained much draft buzz, but he could be a player to keep an eye on as he could end up being a good fit for today’s modern NBA game, especially if he continues to progress as an overall player.
12/2/17 Baylor vs. Wichita State
4/13/18 Day 3 of the 2018 Portsmouth Invitational
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