Luke Maye

Height: 6-8

Weight: 240

College: North Carolina

Classification: Senior

Birthdate: 3/7/1997

Pros:

Adequate low post scorer

Adequate scorer off the dribble

Makes clutch shots

Excels at scoring on the move

Fairly good playmaker

Very good rebounder

Smart player that has very good intangibles

Terrific motor

Cons:

Needs to improve his shooting

Can struggle to score in traffic

Lacks an elite first step off the dribble

Can be too passive on offense

Struggles to guard quicker players

Does not collect many steals or blocks

Below average athlete

May be a classic tweener

Relative late bloomer

Summary:

Luke Maye is a smart, skilled combo forward that can shoot the basketball.  He can make shots from all over the court, and he has a patented pump fake that can really help his team space the floor.​

On the downside, he may not be an especially dynamic player nor athletic, as that may limit his ceiling as a prospect for the NBA.  But still, Maye’s skill set and ability to put the ball in the hoop could perhaps help him find his way into the league.

Links:

DraftExpress Profile

RealGM Profile

NBADraft.Net Profile

2018 ESPN Draft Profile

ESPN Article on Maye and His Game Winning Shot vs. Kentucky