K.J. Simpson

Updated on 5/14/24.  Written by Alan Lu.

Height: 6-2
Weight: 189
College: Colorado
Classification: Junior
Birthdate: 8/8/2002

2024 Top 100 Prospect Rank: 46
Projected Draft Range: 2nd Round


Solid shooter
Decent scorer off the dribble
Solid playmaker
Solid rebounder for his size
Decent defender
Above average athlete


Lacks an elite first step off the dribble
Just now is a good outside shooter
Can struggle against length and athleticism
Can be undisciplined defensively
Not an elite athlete
A bit undersized for his position


K.J. Simpson is an agile, skilled point guard that is having a good season at Colorado. He can score in a variety of ways and can reliably run the point, but his lack of size or ideal physical tools could limit his upside. He could project well into a backup point guard at the NBA level.

RealGM Profile
NBADraft.Net Profile
Colorado Basketball Bio

Games Scouted:
11/21/23 Colorado vs. Florida State
1/18/24 Colorado vs. Oregon
3/20/24 Colorado vs. Boise State
5/14/24 2024 NBA Draft Combine Scrimmage Game

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