Updated as of 6/27/2022, scouting report written by Alan Lu.
Projected Draft Range: 2nd Round to Undrafted
Solid finisher around the basket
Decent low post scorer
Excels at scoring on the move
Good shot blocker
Very good motor
Has a long wingspan
Needs to improve his face-up game
Does not draw enough free throws
Needs to improve his passing ability
May be fairly raw offensively
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 this past season, but a solid senior season could help him move up draft boards in 2023.
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