Deonte Burton “ranks among the top point guards in this draft class is a variety of categories” according to DraftExpress. He highlights today’s workout featuring five of the DX Top 100 prospects.

Draft Video

Workout Photos

Workout Photos

Click for Photos

Prospects


Deonte Burton

Guard - Nevada - Senior

6'1" - 190lbs

  • Named to the 2014 All-Mountain West First Team
  • Scored in double figures in 31 games his senior season, including a career-high 32 points at Fresno State on Jan. 22
  • Ranked second in the MWC in both assists per game (4.4) and points per game (20.1) as a senior
  • Named the 2012 WAC Player of the Year
  • Selected as the 2011 WAC Newcomer/Freshman of the Year
  • Won the John R. Wooden High School Player of the Year award as a senior


Nedim Buza

Forward - Spars Sarajevo - 5/10/95

6'7" - 190lbs

  • Averaged 9.0 points, 3.6 rebounds and 1.5 assists through 22 games in the 2013-14 season for Spars Sarajevo
  • Made the Citta Di Roma (NIJT) All-Tournament Team and the NIJT All-Tournament Team in 2012-13
  • From Visoko, Bosnia & Herzegovina
  • National team involvement for Bosnia & Herzegovina includes the Eurobasket Qualification in 2012 and the U-18 Euro Championships in 2013


C.J. Fair

Forward - Syracuse - Senior

6'8" - 215lbs

  • Named the 2013-14 ACC Preseason Player of the Year
  • One of 15 finalists for the Oscar Robertson National Player of the Year Trophy and the John R. Wooden Award
  • Named to the Naismith Top 30 list
  • Ranked 35th in the nation in total field goals made (217) and eighth in minutes per game (37.8) after his senior season
  • Scored in double figures in 31 of 34 games during the 2013-14 campaign
  • Posted 14 double-doubles in his career at Syracuse, including three during his senior year
  • Ranks third all-time at Syracuse in career games played (143)

 


Victor Rudd

Forward - University of South Florida - Senior

6'9" - 235lbs

  • Finished his career ranked 10th at USF in career scoring with 1,216 points
  • Named to the American Athletic Conference Honor Roll five times in 2013-14
  • Led the Bulls and ranked seventh in the conference with 16.1 points per game his redshirt senior year
  • Also led the team in scoring in 2012-13 with 12.3 ppg
  • Key player in USF’s NCAA Tournament appearance in 2012, during which the team made it to the third round
  • Played at Arizona State his freshman year and averaged 2.5 points and 1.5 rebounds over 15 games
  • Sat out 2010-11 season due to transfer rules


JaKarr Sampson

Forward - St. Johns - Sophomore

6'9" - 214lbs

  • Selected to the Preseason All-Big East Second Team entering his sophomore season
  • Led the team in rebounding during the 2013-14 season (6.1 rpg)
  • Shot 52.2 percent from the floor in St. John’s final 17 games of his sophomore campaign, averaging 14.0 points and 5.7 rebounds in that span
  • Named the 2013 Big East Rookie of the Year after leading all rookies in the conference in scoring (14.9 ppg in 2012-13)
  • Earned unanimous All-Rookie honors after his freshman season
  • Recorded a team-best 29 double digit scoring efforts in 2012-13


Xavier Thames

Guard - San Diego State - Senior

6'3" - 195lbs

  • Named 2014 Mountain West Player of the Year
  • Had 63 career double-figure scoring games
  • Played three seasons at San Diego State, helping the team to two Mountain West titles and three NCAA berths, including the 2014 Sweet 16
  • Ranks third on SDSU’s all-time list for free throw percentage (.814), fifth in free throws (397), seventh in conference victories, eighth in scoring (1,374), ninth in victories and 10th in 3-point field goals (123)
  • Played 31 games for Washington State during the 2009-10 season before transferring