JA MORANT

BIRTHDATE: 8/10/99

POSITION: Point Guard

HEIGHT: 6'3"

WEIGHT: 175 lbs

SCHOOL/ TEAM: Murray State

CLASS: Sophomore

STRENGTHS

  • Explosive athlete with excellent leaping ability and a quick first step

  • Very good passing instincts, court vision and feel for the game

  • Good body control that allows him to make tough shots around the rim

  • Uses both hands to finish plays and make passes

  • Strong rebounder from point guard position

  • Crafty finisher

  • Balances playmaking for others and attacking downhill

  • High scoring point guard but plays unselfish

  • Fast in open court and is very good in transition 

  • Excellent and creative ball handler that easily gets to his sweet spots 

  • Good at drawing fouls and getting to the free throw line

  • Changes speeds and directions at a high level

  • Has great touch and timing on lob passes

WEAKNESSES

  • Must improve shooting, he's a streak shooter at best

  • Turnover prone

  • Forces a lot of passes in tight spaces

  • Must improve overall pick & roll game

  • Hunts for highlights

  • Occasionally out of control on drives to rim