Skylar Mays

Updated as of 11/21/2020, scouting report written by Alan Lu.
2020 rankings were finalized on 11/17/20.

Height: 6-4
Weight: 205
College: LSU
Classification: Senior
Birthdate: 9/5/1997

2020 Top 100 Prospect Rank: 80
Projected Draft Range: 2nd Round to Undrafted
2020 NBA Draft: Round 2, Pick 50 by the Atlanta Hawks


Solid shooter
Decent scorer off the dribble
Handles the ball well
Adequate rebounder for his size
Adept at collecting steals
Good athlete
Smart player that has very good intangibles


Streaky shooter
Can struggle to score in traffic
Can be too scoring focused on offense
Can be undisciplined defensively
Not a true point guard, but is undersized to play the two


Skylar Mays is an athletic, skilled combo guard that can score the basketball in a variety of ways.  He has been having a good senior season, and he has been drawing some draft buzz recently.  Right now, he projects to go in the second round range, as he could profile into a microwave type of scorer in the NBA.


RealGM Profile

ESPN Draft Profile

NBADraft.Net Profile

ESPN’s Article on Mays Preparing for the NBA

Games Scouted:

2/18/20 LSU vs. Kentucky

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