Kennedy Meeks

Height: 6-10

College: North Carolina

Classification: Senior

Birthdate: 2/5/1995

2017 Top 100 Prospect Rank: 66

Projected Draft Range: 2nd Round to Undrafted

Pros:

Active finisher around the basket

Fairly good low post scorer

Decent scorer off the dribble

Excels at scoring on the move

Good passer for a big man

Magnificent rebounder

Good defender that can get steals

Fairly good shot blocker

Tough, smart player that has very good intangibles

Mobile for a player his size

Terrific motor

Cons:

Needs to improve his shooting

Needs to improve his free-throw shooting

Tends to struggle against length and athleticism

Can be careless on offense, which can lead to turnovers

Struggles to defend quicker players

Not an elite shot blocker

Can get into foul trouble

May need to improve his conditioning

Summary:

Kennedy Meeks is a highly productive big man that can get many points and rebounds in the paint for his team this year.  He is a physical bruiser that also possesses fairly solid playmaking and defensive skills.​

Right now, he is having a solid senior season, but his draft stock has not been very high all year long.  But with his skill set, he could end up being a good pick for an NBA team in the second round range of the upcoming draft.