Yante Maten

Height: 6-8

Weight: 240

College: Georgia

Classification: Senior

Birthdate: 8/14/1996

2018 Top 100 Prospect Rank: 71

Projected Draft Range: 2nd Round to Undrafted

Pros:

Active finisher around the basket

Adequate low post scorer

Adequate scorer off the dribble

Decent shooter from all over the floor

Good free throw shooter

Prolific scorer

Decent playmaker

Good rebounder

Decent defensive player

Fairly good shot blocker

Has great strength to play inside

Rock solid motor

Cons:

Can struggle to score in traffic

Does not take enough outside shots

Not an elite ball handler

Can struggle against length and athleticism

May struggle to guard quicker players

May be a classic tweener

Not an elite athlete

Summary:

Yante Maten is an undersized power forward that can garner numerous points and rebounds in the paint.  He had a solid collegiate career for Georgia, and he may potentially have the skills to carve out a long career in the NBA.​

Links:

DraftExpress Profile

NBADraft.Net Profile

RealGM Profile

2018 ESPN Draft Profile

Games Scouted:

1/16/18 Georgia vs. LSU

3/8/18 Georgia vs. Missouri

3/30/18 Reese’s College All-Star Game

4/12/18 Day 2 of the 2018 Portsmouth Invitational

5/18/18 NBA Draft Combine