2012 Draft Workouts | June 18, 2012
June 18, 2012: Prospects
Olu Ashaolu |
Oregon | Guard / Forward
Height/Weight: 6-7 / 220
Birthdate: April 18, 1988 (Lagos, Nigeria)
- Averaged 9.2 points a game on 56.5 percent shooting for Oregon.
- Named all-WAC Honorable Mention and earned a spot on the all-WAC Defensive Team in 2010-11.
Strengths: A long, athletic forward. Excellent athlete. Has an NBA body. A terrific rebounder.
Justin Hamilton – LSU – Forward
Height/Weight: 7-0 / 260
Birthdate: April 1, 1990 (Newport Beach, Calif.)
- A Second Team All-SEC by the coaches as a junior in 2011-12. Also chosen First- Team USBWA All-District VIII and Second-Team NABC All-District 21.
- Averaged 12.9 points, 7.2 rebounds and 1.4 blocks in his first season with LSU after
sitting out 2010-11 as a transfer from Iowa State.
- Had 24 double
figure games and four double-doubles.
- Reached 20 or more points in six games.
Strengths: Runs the floor well for a big man. Has good touch around the basket. Hard working and
coachable. Good offensive rebounder. Solid shot-blocker.
Tony Mitchell – Alabama – Foward
Height/Weight: 6-6 / 210
Birthdate: August 7, 1989 (Swainsboro, Ga.)
- Second Team All-SEC as a sophomore.
- SEC All-Freshman team in 2009-10.
- One of 14 finalists for the roster representing the U.S. at the 2011 World
- Averaged 13.1 points, 7.0 rebounds, 1.8 assists, 1.4 blocks and 1.0 steals.
Strengths: Superb leaper. Makes athletic plays around the basket. Capable of having large impact on the defensive end.
Keith Wright – Harvard – Forward
Height/Weight: 6-8 / 240
Birthdate: July 22, 1989
- Stands 16th in school history with 1,178 points and ranks fifth with 743 career rebounds.
- Ranks first in school history and 11th in Ivy League history with 149 career blocks.
- Is third in school history with 109 games played ... Started all 31 games during senior season .
- Ranked second on the Crimson with 10.6 points per game and led team with 8.1 rebounds per contest, which ranked second in Ivy League.
Strengths: Solid length and wide shoulders. Quicker and stronger than most defenders in the post. Has solid footwork.