Luka Garza

Updated as of 5/2/2021, scouting report written by Alan Lu.

Height: 6-11
Weight: 265
College: Iowa
Classification: Senior
Birthdate: 12/27/1998

2021 Top 100 Prospect Rank: 50
Projected Draft Range: 2nd Round


Strong finisher around the basket
Good low post scorer
Decent shooter for a big man, has stretch big potential
Excels at scoring on the move
Adequate playmaker for his size
Very good rebounder
Adequate defender
Decent shot blocker
Very good motor


Can struggle against length and athleticism
Not an elite ball handler
Can struggle to guard quicker players
Lacks lateral mobility
Only an average athlete at best


Luka Garza is a smart, skilled big man that can shoot, score, and rebound the basketball.  He is having a very good junior season for Iowa right now.  Though he has flown under the radar, he is a skilled player that could be a good find for an NBA team in the second round range of the 2021 draft.


RealGM Profile

NBADraft.Net Profile

ESPN’s 2021 NBA Mock Draft

Games Scouted:

12/12/19 Iowa vs. Iowa State
3/8/20 Iowa vs. Illinois
12/8/20 Iowa vs. North Carolina
12/19/20 Iowa vs. Gonzaga

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