Phil Cofer

Height: 6-8

Weight: 218

College: Florida State

Classification: Redshirt Senior

Birthdate: 1/19/1996

Projected Draft Range: 2nd Round to Undrafted

Pros:

Adequate shooter, especially from deep

Adequate low post scorer

Decent scorer off the dribble

Excels at scoring on the move

Decent playmaker for a player his size

Fairly good defensive player

Good athlete

Cons:

Struggles to consistently create his own shot

Can be too passive on offense

Needs to improve his rebounding

Does not collect enough steals or blocks

Can have lapses defensively

Late bloomer

Missed considerable time due to a foot injury

Summary:

Phil Cofer is a skilled, combo forward that can shoot the basketball.  He played very well against a tough Duke team, as he scored 28 points, and he made 6 three-pointers in a loss to them on the road.

He was granted a medical redshirt that enabled him to play this season, but after playing well last year, he’s missed a handful of games after being dealt with a nagging foot injury.  Currently, he may project into a 3 and D role at the next level, as he could be a potential second round pick in 2019.

Links:

DraftExpress Profile

NBADraft.Net Profile

RealGM Profile

Orlando Sentinel’s Article on Cofer Getting a Medical Redshirt

Tallahassee Democrat’s Article on Cofer’s Foot Injury and Return