Scottie Lewis

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

Height: 6-5
Weight: 180
College: Florida
Classification: Sophomore
Birthdate: 3/12/2000

Projected Draft Range: Late 1st to 2nd Round

Pros:

Adequate scorer off the dribble
Excels at scoring on the move
Handles the basketball well
Adequate rebounder for his size
Very good defender that can get steals and blocks
Gifted athlete
Solid motor

Cons:

Needs to improve his shooting
Struggles to score in traffic
Can tend to force the issue too much on offense
Can be too passive on offense
Needs to improve his playmaking skills
May be fairly raw offensively
Can be undisciplined defensively

Summary:

Scottie Lewis is a very athletic combo guard that can score and defend when he is on the floor. He is an athletic slasher that can quickly get to the basket, and he is a feisty defender that will apply heavy ball pressure to get steals and stops for his team. He will need to improve his jump shot and cut down on the number of turnovers he commits on offense, and he really just didn’t take enough shots on offense this season.

Lewis played better towards the end of the season, but his inconsistent performances on offense which included a slow start to this season may have led his stock to fall.  He will need to be much more assertive on offense, but his strong defensive skills and great athleticism could enable him to be a first round pick in the 2021 draft.

Links:

RealGM Profile

ESPN Draft Profile

NBADraft.Net Profile

Sports Illustrated’s Article on Lewis Returning to Florida

Games Scouted:
3/27/19 2019 McDonald’s All-American Game
11/10/19 Florida vs. Florida State
11/24/19 Florida vs. Xavier

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