Kerry Blackshear

Height: 6-10
Weight: 255
College: Florida
Classification: Redshirt Senior
Birthdate: 1/28/1997

2020 Top 75 Prospect Rank: 70
Projected Draft Range: 2nd Round to Undrafted

Pros:

Solid finisher around the basket
Fairly good low post scorer
Fairly good scorer off the dribble
Has stretch big potential
Decent playmaker
Adequate rebounder
Decent defender
Above average athlete

 
Cons:

Inconsistent shooter
Can tend to force the issue too much on offense
Not an elite rebounder
Not an elite shot blocker
Can be undisciplined defensively
May not be outstanding at any one particular skill

 
Summary:

Kerry Blackshear is an athletic, skilled big man that can score the basketball in a variety of ways.  He has flown under the radar despite having averaged roughly 15 points and 7 1/2 rebounds per game this past season on a solid NCAA tournament team, but Blackshear is an intriguing prospect whose mobility combined with his ability to put the ball in the hoop could make him an option for NBA teams to consider in the mid to late second round range of the 2020 draft.

 

Links:

RealGM Profile

NBADraft.Net Profile

DraftExpress Profile

Sports Illustrated’s Article on Blackshear Going to Florida