Updated on 6/1/22. Written by Alan Lu.
College: Virginia Tech
Classification: Fifth-Year Senior
Projected Draft Range: 2nd Round to Undrafted
Adequate scorer off the dribble
Can post up smaller players
Excels at scoring on off-ball motion plays
Solid rebounder for his size
Needs to improve his outside shot
Reluctant to take outside shots
Needs to improve his free throw shooting
Unselfish to a fault
Not an elite ball handler, can be turnover prone
Old for a draft prospect, may have limited upside
Justyn Mutts is an athletic, energetic forward that currently plays for Virginia Tech. He helped lead them to get to the 2022 NCAA Tournament. He will make hustle plays for his team, but he will need to trust his jump shot more and cut down on his turnovers. Currently, he projects to be a borderline second round candidate for the 2023 draft.
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