College: Arizona State
Classification: Redshirt Senior
Solid finisher around the basket
Adequate scorer off the dribble
Adequate low post scorer
Very good rebounder
Fairly good defensive player
Can struggle to score in traffic
Needs to improve his shooting
Can be quite turnover prone
Can be too careless on offense
Can be foul prone
May be overshadowed by a higher profile teammate
Zylan Cheatham is a very athletic, combination forward that has been said to have played well at the Adidas Nations tournament this past summer.
He may project into a defensive specialist role for the next level, and has played well this year, but he will need to improve his jump shot. Right now, he may be a second round candidate for the upcoming draft.