Dakota Mathias

Height: 6-4

Weight: 200

College: Purdue

Classification: Senior

Birthdate: 7/11/1995

 

Projected Draft Range: 2nd Round to Undrafted

 

Pros:

Very good shooter, especially from deep

Decent scorer off the dribble

Good free throw shooter

Fairly good playmaker

Moves fairly well off the ball on offense

Cons:

Struggles to consistently create his own shot

Does not draw enough free throws

Can be too passive on offense

Struggles to guard more athletic players

Does not collect enough steals or blocks

Only an average athlete

Summary:

Dakota Mathias is a skilled combo guard that can shoot and pass the basketball.  He is a crafty player that can make a variety of plays to help his team on offense.  He may lack elite physical tools, but his ability to knock down shots could enable him to land on an NBA team’s summer league roster this year.