Markis McDuffie

Height: 6-8

Weight: 200

College: Wichita State

Classification: Senior

Birthdate: 9/6/1997

2019 Top 100 Prospect Rank: 98

Projected Draft Range: 2nd Round to Undrafted

Pros:

Adequate scorer off the dribble

Decent shooter from all over the floor

Excels at scoring on the move

Very good free throw shooter

Decent playmaker

Adequate defensive player that can get steals

Very good athlete

Cons:

Streaky shooter

Lacks an elite first step off the dribble

Can play too wildly on offense

Needs to improve his rebounding

Can have lapses defensively

Has missed time due to a foot injury

Can be too inconsistent in games

Summary:

Markis McDuffie is a very athletic swingman that can shoot and defend, and he will bring plenty of energy to teams when he is in games.​

He had his ups and downs last year, and while he had a less than stellar junior season, he showed enough flashes and potential to warrant second round consideration.  He has had a pretty good senior season, and he could end up being a second round pick in 2019.

Links:

2018 ESPN Draft Profile

DraftExpress Profile

RealGM Profile

KWCH’s Article on McDuffie’s Foot Injury

FanRag Sports’ Article on McDuffie Returning to School