Mark Williams

Updated on 12/2/21.  Written by Alan Lu.

Height: 7-0
Weight: 242
College: Duke
Classification: Sophomore
Birthdate: 12/16/2001

Projected Draft Range: Late 1st to 2nd Round

Pros:

Decent low post scorer
Excels at scoring on off-ball motion plays
Good rebounder
Decent defender
Gifted shot blocker
Solid athlete
Good motor

Cons:

Must extend his shooting range
Needs to improve his free throw shooting
Not an elite ball handler, can be turnover prone
May be fairly raw offensively
Can be undisciplined defensively
Can struggle to defend out on the perimeter

Summary:

Mark Williams is a tall, strong center that played his freshman year at Duke.  He didn’t play much, but he generally excelled as an interior player in limited minutes for them.  So far this season, he had a solid showing, as he excelled as a rebounder, shot blocker, and interior defender in his team’s win over Kentucky in the Champions Classic.  Currently, he projects to go in the late first to the second round range in the 2022 draft.

Links:
RealGM Profile
NBADraft.Net Profile
Duke Bio

Games Scouted:
2/8/20 IMG Academy vs. Baltimore Poly
11/9/21 Duke vs. Kentucky
11/26/21 Duke vs. Gonzaga
11/30/21 Duke vs. Ohio State

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