Ochai Agbaji

Updated as of 12/18/2020, scouting report written by Alan Lu.

Height: 6-5
Weight: 210
College: Kansas
Classification: Junior
Birthdate: 4/20/2000

Projected Draft Range: Late 1st to 2nd Round

Pros:

Fairly good shooter, especially from deep
Fairly good scorer off the dribble
Excels at scoring on off-ball motion plays
Decent playmaker
Fairly good defender
Very good athlete
Very good motor

Cons:

Inconsistent shooter
Needs to improve his free throw shooting
Does not draw enough free throws
Can be too passive on offense
Needs to improve his rebounding
Can be undisciplined defensively, is foul prone
Had a relatively disappointing sophomore season

Summary:

Ochai Agbaji is a very athletic, high-motor swingman that could project to be a solid role player in the NBA. He will make a lot of hustle plays on both ends of the floor, and he also is a versatile player that can score the basketball in a variety of ways.

He’s been inconsistent with his jump shot in the past, but so far Agbaji is off to a strong start during his junior season, as he is shooting and defending well on the court right now.  He is a talented player that projects to go in the late first to the second round range for the 2021 draft.

Links:

RealGM Profile

ESPN Draft Profile

NBADraft.Net Profile

KUSports.com’s Article on Agbaji Returning to Kansas

Games Scouted:
1/29/19 Kansas vs. Texas
2/23/19 Kansas vs. Texas Tech
11/5/19 Kansas vs. Duke
1/8/20 Kansas vs. Iowa State
11/26/20 Kansas vs. Gonzaga
12/17/20 Kansas vs. Texas Tech

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