Nick Rakocevic

Updated as of 4/8/2020, scouting report written by Alan Lu.

Height: 6-11
Weight: 210
College: USC
Classification: Senior
Birthdate: 12/31/1997

Projected Draft Range: 2nd Round to Undrafted

Pros:

Strong finisher around the basket
Decent low post scorer
Excels at scoring on off-ball motion plays
Good rebounder
Solid motor

 
Cons:

Needs to improve his face-up game
Can struggle to protect the basketball
Not an elite shot blocker
Can be undisciplined defensively, is foul prone
Struggles to guard players out on the perimeter
Only an average athlete

 
Summary:

Nick Rakocevic is a skilled big man that excels at getting scores in the paint. He is a solid low post scorer that also can finish numerous plays around the basket, and he also rebounds the ball well. He will need to improve his position defense, but right now, he looks to be a second round prospect for the 2020 draft.

Links:

RealGM Profile

NBADraft.Net Profile

Games Scouted:

12/8/17 USC vs. Oklahoma

11/11/18 USC vs. Vanderbilt

2/13/19 USC vs. Stanford

12/6/19 USC vs. TCU

1/2/20 USC vs. Washington State

1/5/20 USC vs. Washington

2/6/20 USC vs. Arizona

If you use any portion of this material, please credit NBA Scouting Live.

error: Content is protected !!