MARK WILLIAMS

BIRTHDATE: 12/16/01

POSITION: Center

HEIGHT: 7'0"

WEIGHT: 245

SCHOOL/ TEAM: Duke

CLASS: Sophomore

STATS

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STRENGTHS

  • Ideal positional size and length

  • Really good vertical athlete; Gets off floor quick 

  • Active live body; Brings effort and energy 

  • High level rebounder; Crashes offensive glass

  • Impactful rim runner; Sprints the floor in transition

  • Active cutter: Always in position for dump offs and lobs

  • Shot 52.9% on post ups as a freshman

  • Defined role as vertical lob threat, glass cleaner and defender 

  • Good hands

  • Super efficient finisher around the rim 

  • Improving touch around the rim

AREAS TO IMPROVE | CONCERNS

  • Still a little raw on the offensive end

  • Can play a little wild and out of control

  • Loads up and squats around rim; Tendency to bring ball below waist

  • Lacks fluidity; may have trouble defending in space

  • Shooting range

  • Face up game 

  • Can get pushed out of post by stronger defenders 

  • Inconsistent touch around the rim 

FULL SCOUTING REPORT COMING SOON