Updated as of 2/21/2021, scouting report written by Alan Lu.
College: Utah State
Projected Draft Range: 2nd Round to Undrafted
Strong finisher around the basket
Fairly good low post scorer
Excels at scoring on the move
Adequate playmaker for his size
Very good shot blocker
Above average athlete
Has a long wingspan
Needs to improve his face-up game
Needs to improve his free throw shooting
Must improve his ability to use his left hand
Can be quite turnover prone
May be fairly raw offensively
May struggle to defend quicker players
Not an elite athlete
Has missed considerable time due to a knee injury
Neemias Queta is a strong, mobile big man that could project to be a rim protector in the NBA. He is a very good rebounder and shot blocker, and he may have the physical tools to develop into a solid defender at the next level.
He could project to be a rim protector at the next level, but he will need to extend his shooting range and also show that he can guard players out on the perimeter. He will need to show that he can consistently play well against top competition, but right now, Queta projects to be a potential second round prospect for the 2021 draft.
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