All-Tournament Team (05), NCAA Syracuse All-Region Team (05), Third Team
All-Big East (05).
all around player capable of playing the 1 or the 2. Great penetrator.
Scoring – can
score via penetration of bombing from behind the arc. Also collects
tons of boards for his size and racks up assists. Very tough player.
Great leaper who can finish strong at the rim. Good hands and defensive
skills – grabs a lot of steals. Has improved his point guard skills
Not a pure point guard – turns the ball over too much. Could be a
little small to play the 2 guard in the NBA.
Projected 2006 Draft
Lottery – mid first round pick.
around game and fearlessness should make him a high pick in this year’s
draft. His toughness, athleticism, handles and scoring ability will
make him a decent pro. If he proves to be a capable point guard in the
NBA, he could have a very long career.
NBA Mock Draft Position
Projected NBA Stats\
Six-Star Ranking System
= Superstar/All-NBA Potential
= Potential NBA All-Star
= Consistent NBA Starter
= 6th Man/Fringe Starter
= Career Reserve
= Fringe NBA
0 stars = Life in the Minor