Joel Ayayi

Updated as of 8/4/2020, scouting report written by Alan Lu.

Height: 6-5
Weight: 180
College: Gonzaga
Classification: Redshirt Junior
Birthdate: 3/5/2000

Projected Draft Range: 2nd Round


Decent scorer off the dribble
Decent shooter
Excels at scoring on off-ball motion plays
Solid playmaker
Good rebounder
Adequate defender that can get steals
Above average athlete


Streaky shooter
Needs to improve his free throw shooting
Does not draw many free throws
Unselfish to a fault
Can have lapses defensively
Overshadowed by his higher profile teammates


Joel Ayayi is an athletic, skilled swingman whose versatile skill set could allow him to thrive as a role player at the next level.  He is having a solid sophomore season at Gonzaga, and has put up good numbers this year.  Though he has flown under the radar as a draft prospect, he could be a player to keep an eye on, as he could swiftly move up draft boards if he keeps playing well this season.


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Games Scouted:

12/8/19 Gonzaga vs. Washington

12/14/19 Gonzaga vs. Arizona

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