JALEN DUREN

BIRTHDATE: 11/18/03

POSITION: Center

HEIGHT: 6'10"

WEIGHT: 245

SCHOOL/ TEAM: Memphis

CLASS: Freshman 

STATS

STRENGTHS

  • Physical specimen with NBA ready body

  • 7’5” wingspan 

  • Explosive athlete; Vertical lob threat

  • Runs the floor in transition 

  • Shows flashes of good touch around rim 

  • Bully ball buckets; Scores on mostly dunks  

  • Efficient scorer around rim on cuts and dump offs

  • Good motor; brings energy and plays hard

  • Impacts game with size, strength and effort

  • Very good offensive rebounder  

  • Upside as post passer 

AREAS TO IMPROVE

  • Can be turnover prone 

  • Must improve left hand finishes

  • Raw offensive skill set and lacks polish on the block

  • Doesn’t have great post moves 

  • Inconsistent touch around rim 

  • Tendency to play out of control 

  • Lacks shooting range

  • Only shot 33% on post ups in 2021 EYBL

FULL SCOUTING REPORT COMING SOON