His shot-making versatility and footwork for scoring seem more appealing than his playmaking. James Bouknight (Connecticut, PG/SG, Sophomore). He’s a similar size to B.J. Ziaire Williams SF – Stanford – HT : 6-7 – WT : 175 – WING: NA – Fr – Ziaire is immensely talented but has a slight frame and has been a bit banged up this season. 1, but through no fault of Cade Cunningham. ... He’s measured with a 7'8" wingspan and 9’10” standing reach, things that no normal people, let alone basketball players, have. Scouts are eager to see Jonathan Kuminga in the G League bubble next month after watching the Ignite's two scrimmages. He's the exact, versatile type today's NBA game values. Boston but a very different player, a clear secondary guy for now who’s still developing his perimeter skills. Ziaire Williams announces top 7. Heavy feet may make him tough to play for long stretches defensively, but he could earn minutes in an enforcer role, particularly if he's able to stretch the floor and hit open threes. Barnes averages 4.0 assists, often working as a transition ball-handler, pick-and-roll operator and live-dribble passer. Inconsistent shooting has been frustrating, as Robinson-Earl's jumper will be key for his pro potential. And though he isn't known for shooting, he has made a three-pointer in seven of 10 games. The Volunteers lost all three games that their freshman has had to sit out because of ankle issues (he played five minutes against Alabama). 24. His scoring upside is limited, but he could offer a valued mix of skills/strengths from a supporting role. Mobley has closed the gap between No. Ziaire Williams (born September 12, 2001) is an American college basketball player for the Stanford Cardinal of the Pac-12 Conference.At small forward, he stands 6 feet 8 inches and weighs 185 pounds.He was a consensus five-star recruit and one of the best small forwards in the 2020 class. He also has a wingspan of just under seven feet, and his recent physical growth, crucially, means he can … Ziaire. Ayo Dosunmu (Illinois, PG/SG, Junior). Williams finished his high school career at Sierra Canyon School in Chatsworth, California. For NBA teams with patience, he's an upside play with a potentially valuable mix of shooting and athleticism for finishing and defending. He brings intensity, skill and energy with great height and length. In limited action, Cooper looks like the draft's most dangerous setup man, and his ball-handling, quickness off the dribble, passing skills and vision suggest the playmaking can carry over the pros. UK had shown interest, but it wasn’t enough to stay in the running. Improved shooting should give Garza a chance in the NBA, where his physical post game won't be valued as much as it is in college. Shooting 13-of-22 from three over Michigan's last four games, Livers is a making strong senior-season push for draft consideration. 2 and No. Ziaire Williams, Jalen Suggs, ... One of the better shooters in the class, with an incredible basketball IQ, a May 2002 birthdate, and a 7’1” wingspan, Moody is a truly awesome wing that gets underrated because his lack of high-volume scoring. [19], Both of Williams' parents have served in the military: his mother, Marquita Fields-Williams, in the Army and Air Force, and his father, Ziaire Williams, in the Marine Corps. Taevion Kinsey (Marshall, SG, Junior). Josh Green going No. Williams has quick feet and is a great defender with his 6-foot-11 wingspan. But we've seen enough of his convincing defensive tools, IQ and motor, as well as some hopeful glimpses of passing and open shooting. In seven games, he averaged 5.3 points and 1.2 assists per game, helping his team win the gold medal. 41. Josh Christopher (Arizona State, SG, Freshman). Averaging 3.1 three-pointers in 29.9 minutes, Hyland also has a number of eye-popping scoring performances, including Saturday's 28-point game versus Dayton. Nix stood out in high school for his 6'5" size at point guard and facilitating IQ. [5] In his junior season, Williams averaged 27 points, 10 rebounds, and three assists per game. There isn't anything flashy about Moody's creativity, and the lack of playmaking (1.7 assists) adds pressure to his shot-making. 5 Stanford commit Ziaire Williams", "Williams boosts Stanford; sets up showdown with Tar Heels", "Williams' Triple Double Leads Cardinal Rout of Washington", "Ziaire Williams (USA)'s profile - FIBA U19 Basketball World Cup", https://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=Ziaire_Williams&oldid=1007984119, Stanford Cardinal men's basketball players, Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License. Johnson made a strong case to scouts in Louisville's win over Duke on Saturday, finishing with three made threes and some high-level passes. 46. At 6'4", Springer plays on and off the ball, always wisely picking his spots as a scorer and setup passer. There is also plenty to like about his defensive projection based on his mobility and length around the perimeter. Nonetheless, I accepted my role and continued to support my team, improve my game and tried to make a difference whenever I … Kessler Edwards (Pepperdine, SF, Junior). The biggest questions concern how effectively he applies it to winning and efficient offense. 34. The 6'8", 220-pound guard has lived up his pre-college hype as a passer and leader while exceeding expectations as a self-creator for scoring and shooter. He's on the verge of making his debut with the Ignite, and based on the team's two scrimmages last month, Green should have a green light and plenty of opportunities to showcase his explosive scoring. That statement performance served as a reminder of his signature two-way versatility. The rim must looks like a hula hoop to Butler, who made 13-of-16 threes against Kansas and Oklahoma State and is now 40-of-81 for the season. Williams has a picturesque stroke with both the footwork and size to get it off cleanly. 2019 Highlights . Garuba has been quiet overseas playing limited minutes at 18 years old. Williams is a very talented young wing. He brings intensity, skill and energy with great height and length. Duke is slumping after a 30-point game against Xavier on January 10. Quick first step and can get to the basket. Height: 6’8. At small forward, he stands 6 feet 8 inches and weighs 185 pounds. But his jumper still works, particularly off the dribble (96th percentile on dribble jumpers). The sales pitch to Jalen Suggs won't revolve around stats, especially given Gonzaga's roster loaded of veterans. A search for weakness will lead to his spot-up numbers (25.0 percent FG). More convincing than any prospect selected two months ago, Evan Mobley continues to strengthen his case as a top-two lock, most recently scoring 25 points on 13 shots against California on Saturday. [14], Williams was a consensus five-star recruit and the number one small forward in the 2020 recruiting class. [4] On January 14, 2019, as a junior, he was named Los Angeles Daily News boys athlete of the week following two consecutive games with at least 34 points. Gold Medal: 2019 FIBA U19 World Cup. And at 6'4" with his craft and shot-making, it's reasonable to think the streak scoring can translate. You may have to strain your eyes to see NBA upside and past his limited frame, lack of bounce and non-playmaking, but Hyland possesses advanced handles and footwork for creation, and his shot-making range extends to the logo. Strengths: 6’8 versatile wing …. He joined the team with fellow five-star recruit BJ Boston, as well as Bronny James and Zaire Wade, the respective sons of basketball players LeBron James and Dwyane Wade. 18 overall in November serves as a reminder that teams will value transition offense, threes and defense, even if it's from a wing who doesn't create. Terrence Shannon (Texas Tech, SG, Sophomore). But Giddey's 6'7" size at point guard, passing skills, scoring craftiness and IQ should draw first-round looks. 1 overall. Other than a need to add muscle, Mobley looks like the full package at center. Personal Statement. Thomas has cooled off, having now shot below 40 percent from the floor in every game this month. Moses Moody’s Per36 EYBL stats: 22.5 points, 6 rebounds, 2.5 assists, 2.3 steals and 0.9 blocks. Springer may never be the focal point of an NBA offense, but his game/mentality points to a high-impact secondary/complementary player. [1] He earned All-Mission League first team and USA Today All-USA California second team honors. Even if he isn't a new-school, shooting and playmaking big, Sengun still deserves consideration for his post offense, roll game and inside activity, which seem worth betting on translating based on his footwork, mobility, timing, skill level and production. Without burst or wiggle, it's tough to picture his scoring at Gonzaga carrying over, but he still figures to remain efficient with his two-point shot selection, decision-making and bankable jumper. With Jones, we're buying the flashes over the limited stats and inconsistency. Averaged 21.7 points per game over the Nike EYBL in 2019 …. For a 6'7", 220-pound, high-IQ defender, Kispert's elite shooting should be enough to justify lottery consideration. Mann had a season-high 24 points against Georgia on Saturday, adding more glimpses of ball-handling, creativity and perimeter shot-making to his breakout-season highlight reel. ... Jalen Suggs, Jalen Green, Ziaire Williams and Scottie Barnes. It's still worth questioning his start to the season and whether there is concern with his effectiveness as a creator, but for a 6'7", 19-year-old wing, his slashing fluidity and perimeter scoring potential remain enticing. Sengun followed an eight-block performance in the Turkish BSL with a 25-point effort on Tuesday in FIBA Eurocup, as he continues to build on his unexpected breakout season. He has a solid 3-point jump shot and will knock it down from all over the court. G League defenses shouldn't slow down Jalen Green, a special athlete whose skill level has gradually caught up to his quickness and bounce. Named to the USA Nike Hoop Summit Team on Feb. 7, 2020, however, the event was cancelled due to the COVID-19 pandemic. 28. Scouts sound split on Jaden Springer, with skeptics questioning his NBA fit/position—whether he's a good enough playmaker or he possesses the athleticism and creativity to score like a 2-guard. Even though he's 6'9" and 227 pounds, Florida State will use him to pressure full court. Hukporti hadn't played a game yet by our last big board update earlier in January. Shooting, decision-making and defense are the concerns that have made scouts hesitate to see a quality NBA starter. Sharife Cooper (Auburn, PG, Freshman). 247Sports Composite Ranking: No. He was named player of the year by the Los Angeles Times. May 9, 2020 May 8, 2020 admin. Watford has finished with at least 20 points in eight games, beating defenses with his herky-jerky off-the-dribble game and versatile finishing for a 6'9" forward. Scottie Barnes, Florida State. As the college season continues to roll along despite cancellations and postponements, more players are emerging as prospects who can add depth to the 2021 NBA draft class. Ziaire Williams' Basketball Stats. On offensive, he started to find his rhythm from deep going 6-for-13 from the 3-point line in his last two games. COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. — USA Basketball released official measurements Saturday morning for players participating in this month’s U18 training camp. Coming off consecutive 18-point games, he's looking more confident with his shot-creation and shotmaking. Tennessee also seems to miss him when he's out. Good length with a 610.5 wingspan …. But he's still averaging 18.7 points and 4.7 assists while shooting 42.9 percent from three, making a case to scouts with his scoring creativity and secondary playmaking for a 6'5" guard. College: Stanford. His ball-handling and coordination pop on open-floor opportunities and face-up moves, while he shows shot-making skill from the post out to the arc. The accumulated varsity totals are in the last row of each table. Christopher's difficult shot selection leads to inconsistency and raises concern about how efficient he can be in the NBA. Defense figures to be Stanford's calling card this season, ... Moussa Cisse stands at 6’11”+ w/a 7’4”wingspan He doesn't offer much value elsewhere, but if he can continue hover around his 37.7 percent three-point mark while defending his position at an adequate level, an NBA team should find a role for him. The jump is notable from an NBA standpoint given his 6'6" frame and athleticism for slashing and defending. Good face up game and driving ability. Ziaire Williams (Stanford, SF/PF, Freshman) 7 of 14. Averaging 3.4 blocks with a 7'3" wingspan, Bassey is an obvious draw for his defensive potential around the basket. [3] Williams missed much of his sophomore season with an injury but saw success in the summer with his club team BTI Select. Scottie Lewis (Florida, SF, Sophomore). He also wouldn't need to play again to justify finishing as the favorite to go No. 15. Defensively, he has the tools to guard either backcourt spot, while a 3.2 steal rate highlights his quick hands and anticipation. Measuring similarly to Paul George or Tobias Harris with the ability to create and make shots from each level, Kuminga screams NBA talent. Brandon Boston Jr. (Kentucky, SF, Freshman). It's tough to pinpoint Dosunmu's most translatable skill, but he's sharp and productive enough with each (for a 6'5" guard) to justify draft looks and carve out an NBA role. Convincing shot-making ultimately creates a high floor for Williams, who's 6-of-13 from deep over his last two games. Keon Johnson (Tennessee, SG, Freshman). Due to the worldwide coronavirus outbreak, the class of 2020 received a hard ending to their senior season and famous and annual all star games like the McDonald’s All American Game (Houston, Texas) and Jordan Brand Classic (Chicago, Illinois) were forced to be cancelled. 32. Moody is hitting 1.8 threes per game at a respectable 36.3 percent clip, but he's evolving into a three-level scorer with his slashing, pull-up game (12-of-25) and deep ball. ... Go to Ziaire's Video page Images of Ziaire. Wingspan; Ziaire Williams: 6-8: 185: 6-10½: Shaun Livingston: 6-7½: 186: 6-11: Caris LeVert: 6-7: 191: 6-10: Josh Jackson: 6-8¾: 203: 6-9¾ Edwards' three-ball was slumping until he hit six in a 37-point outburst last week against Pacific. Before going down, he grabbed scouts' attention with 20.3 points per game in flashy fashion, showcasing nifty ball-handling moves for creation, tough shot-making and crafty finishes. He projects as an easy plug-and-play fit for any team, regardless of whether it already has a point guard. Announced as participating in the 2019 USA Men's Junior National Team July minicamp, but was not able to attend. Though he isn't a passing threat or projected defensive asset, his shooting versatility for a 6'8" forward could earn him an NBA role. Ziaire Williams isn’t eligible to play for Sierra Canyon until Dec. 29 as he transfers from Notre Dame in nearby Sherman Oaks. Position: SF/SG/PF; Height: 6’8; Wingspan: 6’11-7’0; Weight: 185 lb; College: Stanford; Williams is a very talented young wing. He's hit the 25-point mark in three of Arkansas' last five games, and he's actually done more work inside the arc than behind it. There isn't any recent tape to go off except for those games, and Kuminga was a standout with his inside-out scoring skills for a 6'8", 220-pound forward with a 7-foot wingspan. Cunningham ranks in the 90-95th percentile as a pick-and-roll ball-handler and isolation player while making 1.6 threes per game on 38.8 percent shooting. I'm looking past the concerns, putting more stock into his versatility, efficiency and defense, along with the fact he doesn't turn 19 until September 25. It is incredibly on-brand that Barnes is at FSU. NBA teams could see Shannon as a useful wing with the athleticism and quickness to continue slashing, cutting (92nd percentile) for finishes (73.3 percent at rim) and defending at the pro level. Ziaire Williams, with headband, celebrates with Sierra Canyon teammates Amari Bailey, right, and Tookey Wigington (22) after making the game-winning basket as time expired against Etiwanda in the Southern California Open Division regional final on March 10 at Cal State Northridge. Ht./Wt. But he's vulnerable to inefficiency and casual defense. The ongoing COVID-19 pandemic is wreaking havoc on the college basketball schedule, but there have already been enough opportunities to scout and develop confident reads on the top NBA draft prospects. Williams is still growing and has more recently been listed at 6-8, 190, which easily passes the eye test both in person and in 2020 film. The three-and-D label given to Moses Moody before the season now feels limiting. His first step and strength are built for driving and finishing, and while we're still waiting to learn more about his shooting consistency, he looks fluid and confident getting into his jumper. He has a ridiculous blend of length and pop, with a 7-foot-5 wingspan and a 40-inch vertical. Jalen Green and Jonathan Kuminga could have a chance to shake up the top of our board, which already has a strong top three. A triple-double against Washington earlier this month put Ziaire Williams back on track. Ziaire Williams has good positional size, measured with a 6-foot-11 wingspan. Scouts will surely be looking at tape of Prkacin's 17 points against Mega Bemax's Marko Simonovic (Chicago Bulls stash) and Filip Petrusev (former Gonzaga star). More minutes and confidence could create an opportunity for Hukporti to move closer toward the first-round discussion. He has mostly been featured as a driver, though he will need to take better care of the ball. 30. We should have a better idea after games against G League opponents at Disney. 7 in ESPN 100, commits to Stanford", "Evaluating No. However, the 6'7" wing still has long-term upside given his slashing, floater game and potential to eventually hit spot-up and dribble jumpers. ... 220-pound forward with a 7-foot wingspan. Health-and-safety protocols have kept Lewis out of Florida's lineup, but the shooting and passing improvement he's made this season have been encouraging for such an explosive athlete and quick defender. Cunningham hasn't played since January 12 because of postponed games and COVID-19 protocol. Adding strength will be a priority. Williams became Stanford's highest-ranked recruit in the modern recruiting era and the program's first five-star recruit since Reid Travis in 2014. His fluidity for a 7-footer is different, and it was expected to show mostly on defense coming in. Production in Disney's bubble is inevitable. Kinsey has unsurprisingly cooled off from three, but for a world-class leaper, he's made enough strides with his shot-making skills and touch to justify NBA draft looks. 43. 11. Ziaire Williams. [6][7], On July 18, 2019, Williams transferred to Sierra Canyon School in Chatsworth, Los Angeles for his senior year. Weight: 185 lb. Johnson was silent in the second half of Duke's tough loss to Louisville over the weekend, unable to get himself involved offensively in the half court. (1:53 ... with a wingspan … Good athlete and finishes above the rim with aggression. Position: SF/SG/PF. He has a solid release from the perimeter and he has good movement without the ball, but he doesn’t jump off the page. His passing could be the skill that separates him from other interior specialists. Ziaire Williams. In the modern NBA, he’s likely a combo forward or maybe a stretch four prospect. From an NBA standpoint, there are concerns about his quickness, athleticism and defense for a limited shooter, but he's done a better of making open jumpers (12-of-31 3PT), which is key for his draft stock. The 2021 NBA draft could have multiple No. 12. It's becoming tougher to ignore Flanigan and the remarkable improvement he's made as a shooter—from 5-of-35 on threes as a freshman to 32-of-82 (39.0 percent 3PT) in 16 games this season. 1 overall talents. 45. Back from a foot injury and a month off, Jalen Johnson returned to put up 24 points, 15 rebounds, seven assists, four blocks and two steals against Pittsburgh. 48. 14. Coming off a 13-point, seven assist game in Lithuania, Jokubaitis continues to efficiently produce, both in Euroleague and the Lithuanian LKL. 25. 40. But he's still more of a mid-to-late lottery prospect for me, with questions about his ability to blow by and handle contact potentially affecting his effectiveness as a two-point scorer in the NBA. In these cases, the average was taken. More than just a leaper, transition weapon and slasher, he's made significant strides with his ball-handling for creation and shot-making. Giddey earned fans after his second NBL game, when he went for 16 points, 11 rebounds and seven assists and made big plays late in a double overtime win. Charles Bassey (Western Kentucky, C, Junior). : ... Boston is listed at 6-foot-6, 185 pounds with a 6-foot-11 wingspan. Ziarie Williams is a 6-7, 175-pound Athlete from Sherman Oaks, CA. [18], Williams played for the United States at the 2019 FIBA Under-19 Basketball World Cup in Heraklion, Greece. 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As of Feb. 7, 2020 ; USA Basketball Notes. Johnson's case continues to be built around his physical profile, functional athleticism for attacking and defending and competitiveness. Sporting a 61.6 true shooting percentage, he operates with noticeable balance that leads to high-percentage finishing attempts and jump-shot opportunities (9-of-16 3PT). Jeremiah Robinson-Earl (Villanova, PF, Sophomore). Ziaire Williams, with headband, celebrates with Sierra Canyon teammates Amari Bailey, right, and Tookey Wigington (22) after making the game … Williams. Moody is averaging 17.3 points despite only 8.0 percent of his total possessions coming as a pick-and-roll ball-handler and on isolations. But even during his cold-shooting December, there was never a reason to panic. Shooting for a 6'8" forward will earn Bagley first-round looks. 17. But his listed 7’4” wingspan and 9’4” standing reach create to long-term NBA potential, and will keep him on the map as a draftable prospect. Moody was last measured as having a 7’0 wingspan and 8’8 standing reach when trying out for the USA U17 team in 2018, and while Arkansas has not played top competition yet, he has had some standout performances. A defensive pest, McBride has developed into a clutch scorer and playmaker for West Virginia, recently carrying the team to a last-second win over Texas Tech on Monday. [11] On March 11, 2020, Williams scored 17 points and made a buzzer-beater in a 63–61 comeback win over Etiwanda High School. ESPN grades are on a 100-point scale. He boasts a 7-foot-5-inch wingspan, ball-handling skills and a high basketball IQ. Rokas Jokubaitis (Zalgiris, SG, 2000). On April 12, 2020, he announced his commitment to Stanford over Arizona, USC, North Carolina and UCLA. The initial draw to Barnes stems from unique defensive potential fueled by big-man size, length and the foot speed to guard ball-handlers and wings. Concerns over his shooting and self-creation for scoring will make it difficult to fall too deeply in love, however. He also grades in the 81st percentile out of spot-ups with his ability to attack closeouts and use a floater or get to the rim. In his freshman season, he averaged 13.6 points and 6.5 rebounds per game. In the second round, it should be worth ignoring defensive limitations for his potential NBA-friendly offensive versatility. 44. Ziaire Williams (F, Stanford) 6-foot-8, skinny, lanky, wild bounce, and Stanford’s highest-ranked recruit of all time. Williams became the second player in Stanford men’s basketball history to record a triple-double, and it came in a win over Washington. This page was last edited on 20 February 2021, at 23:29. But with his 6'6" frame, projectable jump shot, opportunistic scoring and promising defense, Moody continues to strengthen his case as a worthy top-10 pick. Wingspan: 6’11-7’0. Limited speed and athleticism hint at more of a best-case backup, but for a 6'4" combo, his offensive skill level and IQ look NBA-caliber. For a 6'9" forward, Brown's athleticism, shooting confidence and slashing from the arc create highlights and vision of upside. Go to Ziaire's Image page Miles McBride (West Virginia, PG, Sophomore). He doesn't possess a bread-and-butter skill for the NBA, but he continues to make outside shots at an improved rate (42.6 percent 3PT), and though his playmaking numbers on the season aren't exciting (3.9 assists), Johnson may possess playmaking upside masked by the addition of backcourt partner Carlik Jones. [1] He began playing basketball at age five and was training under the guidance of his father by age eight. Day'Ron Sharpe (North Carolina, C, Freshman). I know it seems like a broken record now, where every player is either tall and skinny and bouncy, tall and long and strong, or big for a guard and strong … Good control on drives …. And given his burst turning the corner toward the rim, his passing skills and monster defensive upside (4.6 steal percentage), Suggs doesn't need to be Stephen Curry from outside. The versatile big boasts a 7-foot-5 wingspan with a 40-inch vertical leap, a rare measurement combination. His shooting hasn't taken off, but he's capable enough (9-of-31 3PT, 73.8 percent FT) for a center with NBA tools, touch in the paint and upside in rim protection. Ziaire Williams (born September 12, 2001) is an American college basketball player for the Stanford Cardinal of the Pac-12 Conference. He doubles as a lead guard and energizer, capable of running offense or influencing games off the ball with his energy and hustle. [1] His mother is a probation officer, and his father works for 7 Up in Sylmar, Los Angeles. He was a consensus five-star recruit and one of the best small forwards in the 2020 class. Small forward. Upside kicks in if he improve his creation and shooting (5-of-21 3PT, 65.3 percent FT), but his high floor is equally as attractive as his ceiling. 42. [10] In his season debut, he scored 28 points in an 85–81 overtime loss to Rancho Christian School. He is explosive both with his first step and is also explosive in space. But in the G League bubble, he'll need to squash concerns over his scoring, shooting and weight. [8][9] Williams was not eligible to play until December 29, due to CIF Southern Section (CIF-SS) transfer rules, and missed more than 10 games. Boston wasn't going to shoot miserably for the whole season. Williams was born in Lancaster, California as the only child of Ziaire Williams and Marquita Fields-Williams. But he doesn't project as a passer or defender, so before considering him in the top 20, we'll want to make sure he isn't just an inconsistent isolation player. Aaron Henry (Michigan State, SF, Junior). [13] Williams was selected to play in the McDonald's All-American Game, Jordan Brand Classic and Nike Hoop Summit, but all three games were canceled due to the COVID-19 pandemic. 16. Stats courtesy of Synergy Sports and Sports Reference and are current through Monday, Jan. 25. Allen Flanigan (Auburn, SG/SF, Sophomore). Offensively, he does struggle with self creation, but not playmaking for teammates. It still has, with Mobley sporting a 9.4 block percentage, demonstrating the ability to protect the rim with his quick jump and length and also contest shots away from the basket. ... (Ziaire Williams), so I didn't get as much court time as I would have liked. Slotting Scottie Barnes in the top seven means buying into his impact with versatility and intangibles and not worrying as much about his scoring. On the other hand, he can separate into looks easily with his quickness, bounce and strength, both at the rim and around the perimeter, where he's capable of drilling contested jumpers and catching fire. Three consecutive postponed games put a stop to Henry's best stretch of the season. However he is not physically ready for the NBA, and this has been very apparent so far in College. Franz Wagner (Michigan, SF, Sophomore). Ziaire Williams, Stanford. Shooting 42.1 percent from three while averaging 5.9 assists and 2.1 steals, Mitchell is building a draft case around his improved jumper and playmaking and signature defense. [17] On January 7, 2021, he recorded 12 points, 12 rebounds and 10 assists, the first triple-double by a Stanford player since 2007, in a 91–75 victory over Washington. However he is not physically ready for the NBA, and this has been very apparent so far in College. 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