Matt Coleman

Updated on 3/23/21.  Written by Alan Lu.

Height: 6-2
Weight: 180
College: Texas
Classification: Senior
Birthdate: 1/22/1998

Projected Draft Range: 2nd Round to Undrafted

Pros:

Fairly good shooter
Fairly good scorer off the dribble
Makes clutch shots
Adequate playmaker
Solid defender
Solid athlete

Cons:

Streaky shooter
Can play too wildly on offense
Needs to improve his rebounding
Can struggle to guard quicker players
Undersized for his position

Summary:

Matt Coleman is an athletic, skilled playmaker that can effectively run a team at the point, and he also can score the basketball in a variety of ways.  He had a solid senior season, and he made a game-winning, mid-range jump shot to propel his team to win the 2020 Maui Invitational.  Currently, he projects to be a borderline second round candidate for the 2021 draft.

Links:
RealGM Profile
NBADraft.Net Profile

Games Scouted:
12/22/17 Texas vs. Alabama
2/3/18 Texas vs. Oklahoma
12/2/20 Texas vs. North Carolina
12/6/20 Texas vs. Villanova
2/2/21 Texas vs. Baylor
3/11/21 Texas vs. Texas Tech
3/20/21 Texas vs. Abilene Christian

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