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Lorenzo Brown, NC State, PG
With plenty of point guards projected to declare and not enough job openings at the next level, one of them is bound to slip. Lorenzo Brown led the ACC in assists and is one of the few pure, pass-first facilitators in the field. With 6'5'' size and NBA athleticism, he could end up being a steal if he improves his jumper and decision-making.
Brandon Paul, Illinois, SG
Paul is an explosive athlete with a go-to scoring repertoire yet is slightly undersized for the natural off-guard position. There's no doubting he can put the ball in the hole. The only question is whether or not he can play off the ball at the next level, which is what he'll have to do to earn a spot in an NBA rotation.
Myck Kabongo, Texas, PG
Myck Kabongo missed the majority of the year after being suspended by the NCAA, so it was tough for him to show scouts that he's improved from one year to the next. there's upside with Kabongo, who was originally a highly-touted recruit, because of his ball-on-a-string handle and break-down abilities. He should return to school to improve his stock, but if he declares, someone might end up with a future starter at the cost of a second-round pick.
Nate Wolters, South Dakota State, PG
NBA radars picked up Wolters last year, and his 22.7-point per game average has kept him relevant as a senior. Wolters' ability to make shots off the dribble and create scoring opportunities for teammates is what gives him appeal as a backup NBA point guard. Though not the most athletic prospect, his 6'4'' size helps make up for his other physical limitations.
Mike Muscala, Bucknell, PF/C
Mike Muscala's dominance at the mid-major level has been too impressive to ignore. At 19 points and 11.4 rebounds per game, he's shown an NBA-ready skill set and a desire to hit the glass. He's 6'11'' with an advanced offensive repertoire, so there's no reason it shouldn't translate. It wouldn't be too surprising if he hears his name called earlier.
Erick Green, Virgina Tech, SG
Green led the country in scoring at 25 points per game, doing so with efficiency and consistency throughout his senior year. At 6'4'', he's got adequate size, though he could struggle finishing at the rim without much muscle to his frame. Still, Green's incredible shot-making ability in both the mid- and long-range could be a valuable asset to bring off an NBA bench. Improving as a facilitator would maximize his value as a prospect.
Allen Crabbe, California, SG
Allen Crabbe knows how to generate his own offense in the half court, averaging over 18 points a game for California as a junior. At 6'6'', he's got excellent size for a scoring wing and a shooting touch that's lethal on the perimeter. He provides solid value in the second round as a polished scorer with NBA-caliber physical tools.