Matthew Mayer

Updated on 4/6/21.  Written by Alan Lu.

Height: 6-9
Weight: 225
College: Baylor
Classification: Junior
Birthdate: 9/23/1999

Projected Draft Range: 2nd Round to Undrafted

Pros:
Solid shooter, especially from deep
Adequate scorer off the dribble
Excels at scoring on off-ball motion plays
Fairly good rebounder
Adequate defender
Solid athlete

Cons:
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

Summary:
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.

Links:
RealGM Profile
ESPN Draft Profile
NBADraft.Net Profile
Wikipedia Page

Games Scouted:
1/30/21 Baylor vs. Auburn
3/12/21 Baylor vs. Oklahoma State
3/27/21 Baylor vs. Villanova
3/29/21 Baylor vs. Arkansas
4/3/21 Baylor vs. Houston

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