Payton Willis

Updated on 4/18/22.  Written by Alan Lu.

Height: 6-4
Weight: 200
College: Minnesota
Classification: Sixth-Year Senior
Birthdate: 1/31/1998

Projected Draft Range: 2nd Round to Undrafted

Pros:

Good shooter, especially from deep
Excels at scoring on off-ball motion plays
Solid playmaker
Solid rebounder for his size
Decent defender

Cons:

Needs to improve his free throw shooting
Lacks an elite first step off the dribble
Can be too passive on offense
Only an average athlete
Old for a draft prospect, may have limited upside

Summary:

Payton Willis is a skilled playmaker that can shoot and pass the basketball.  Recently, he was invited to play at the Portsmouth Invitational.  A strong showing there could help his draft stock significantly for the upcoming draft.

Links:
RealGM Profile
NBADraft.Net Profile
Portsmouth Invitational’s 2022 Rosters Page

Games Scouted:
4/16/22 Day 4 of the 2022 PIT

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