Updated as of 4/26/2023, scouting report written by Alan Lu.
Projected Draft Range: 2nd Round to Undrafted
Strong finisher around the basket
Decent low post scorer
Adequate scorer off the dribble
Excels at scoring on the move
Good shot blocker
Very good motor
Has a long wingspan
Must extend his shooting range
Not an elite rebounder
Can have lapses defensively
Can be foul prone
Missed considerable time due to a knee injury
N’Faly Dante is an athletic, energetic big man that could project to be a rim protector in the NBA. He missed many games as a freshman and also was dealing with a knee injury. He dealt with similar injury issues previously, but he played well this past season, and is a second round prospect for the 2024 draft.
Oregon Live’s Article on Dante’s Knee Injury
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