Updated as of 11/21/2022, scouting report written by Alan Lu.
Classification: Fifth-Year Senior
Projected Draft Range: 2nd Round to Undrafted
Decent scorer off the dribble
Adequate defender that can get steals
Above average athlete
Versatile player that can play either backcourt position
Can struggle to score in traffic
Unselfish to a fault
Can be quite turnover prone
Needs to improve his rebounding
Not an elite athlete
Can be too inconsistent in games
Will Richardson is an athletic, skilled combo guard that can shoot and pass the basketball. He has a variety of skills that could prove to be useful at the next level, and while he has flown under the radar as a draft prospect so far, he may have what it takes to excel as a role player in the NBA.
Fansided’s Busting Brackets’ Article on Richardson Being Sidelined to a Thumb Injury During the 2020-21 Season
Sports Illustrated’s Article on Richardson Likely to Return for his Senior Season
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