Prospect Profile: Isaiah Sykes

In-depth look at the draft prospect out of Central Florida

“Playing in the NBA has always been a dream of mine and I am excited to be able to learn more about my draft stock,” Sykes said in a statement.


Basics

Height Weight Wingspan Position College Hometown
6'5" 215 6'11" Guard Central Florida Detroit, Michigan

Collegiate Career

Season G MPG FGM FGA PCT FTM FTA PCT RPG APG SPG BPG PTS AVG
2010-11 32 16.4 49 87 .563 29 61 .475 3.2 0.8 1.8 0.0 127 4.0
2011-12 33 30.7 159 292 .545 83 152 .546 6.4 2.0 1.1 0.4 407 12.3
2012-13 31 34.8 182 398 .457 116 188 .617 7.5 4.5 2.3 0.5 496 16.0
2013-14 30 31.9 198 417 .475 107 198 .540 7.2 3.5 1.7 0.2 515 17.2
Totals 126 28.4 588 1194 .492 335 599 .559 6.06 2.7 1.5 0.3 1545 12.26

Three-point field goals: 2010-11, 0-for-0(.000); 2011-12, 6-for-21(.286); 2012-13, 16-for-50 (.320); 2013-14, 12-for-32 (.375). Totals: 34-for-103(.340).


Accolades

  • Named to the All-American Athletic Conference Second Team and American Athletic Conference All-Tournament team.
  • Finished with 1,545 career points, which is the eighth most in UCF history.

Strengths

Versatile guard can do it all. Good scorer who knows how to get to the line. Excellent passer, unselfish. Very good rebounder for guard. Racks up a lot of steals.


Quotes

"Possessing a strong frame, long arms, and impressive athleticism, Sykes passes the eye test on first glance and then some. His physical attributes alone will garner him plenty of attention from talent evaluators, as he looks the part of a NBA shooting guard and moves like one too."

Jonathan Givony, DraftExpress


Projections

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