DARIUS GARLAND

BIRTHDATE: 1/26/00

POSITION: Point Guard

HEIGHT: 6'2"

WEIGHT: 200 lbs

SCHOOL/ TEAM: Vanderbilt

CLASS: Freshman

STRENGTHS

  • Excellent ball handler with shifty handle and bounce in his step

  • Crafty player with excellent instincts using a hesitation and shake and bake moves to keep defenders off balance

  • Good at splitting pick & rolls, putting defenders in jail

  • Plays with excellent pace

  • Quick first step

  • Very high upside as a shooter from behind the arc

  • Has a nice pull up jumper and in between game; Good overall shooter off the dribble

  • Good rebounder from point guard position

  • Solid passing instincts 

WEAKNESSES

  • Turnover prone

  • Settles for tough shots

  • Struggles to finish in traffic

  • Bad tendency to force passes in tight spaces

  • Low release on shot

  • Averaged more turnovers than assists

  • Lacks elite athleticism and explosiveness