Will Richardson

Updated as of 6/27/2022, scouting report written by Alan Lu.

Height: 6-5
Weight: 175
College: Oregon
Classification: Fifth-Year Senior
Birthdate: 9/3/1999

Projected Draft Range: 2nd Round to Undrafted


Solid shooter, especially from deep
Decent scorer off the dribble
Fairly good playmaker
Decent defender that can get steals
Solid athlete
Versatile player that can play either backcourt position


Can struggle to score in traffic
Unselfish to a fault
Can be turnover prone
Needs to improve his rebounding
Can be too inconsistent in games
Needs to add strength


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.


RealGM Profile
NBADraft.Net Profile
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

Games Scouted:

11/12/19 Oregon vs. Memphis
1/9/20 Oregon vs. Arizona
3/22/21 Oregon vs. Iowa
3/28/21 Oregon vs. USC

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