Updated on 4/6/21. Written by Alan Lu.
Projected Draft Range: 2nd Round to Undrafted
Solid shooter, especially from deep
Adequate scorer off the dribble
Excels at scoring on off-ball motion plays
Fairly good rebounder
Needs to improve his free throw shooting
Can be careless on offense, which can lead to turnovers
Can be undisciplined defensively
Overshadowed by his higher profile teammates
Does not receive enough playing time
Matthew Mayer is an athletic, energetic forward that can shoot and score the basketball. He can score the basketball in a variety of ways. While he does not get enough playing time in games, he can certainly provide a boost for his team off the bench. Currently, he projects to be a borderline second round candidate for the 2021 draft.
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