Prospect Profile: Jabari Brown

In-depth look at the draft prospect out of Missouri

"This was a step I needed to take in order to make the most educated decision possible with regards to my NBA opportunities," Brown said in a statement.


Basics

Height Weight Wingspan Position College Hometown
6'5" 214 6'8" Guard Missouri Oakland, CA

Collegiate Career

Season G MPG FGM FGA PCT FTM FTA PCT RPG APG SPG BPG PTS AVG
2012-2013 25 32.7 101 250 .404 84 107 .785 3.4 1.4 0.7 0.0 342 13.7
2013-2014 35 37.0 203 435 .467 212 266 .797 4.4 1.9 0.6 0.1 698 19.9
Totals 60 35.2 304 685 .444 296 373 .794 4.0 1.7 0.7 0.1 1040 17.3

Three-point field goals: 2012-13, 56-for-153 (.366); 2013-14, 80-for-195 (.410). Totals: 136-for-348 (.391).


Accolades

  • Two-time All-SEC First Team selection.
  • Fifth fastest player to reach 1,000 points in Missouri history, needing just 59 games to reach the milestone.
  • Career scoring average of 17.3 points ranks No. 10 all-time.
  • 2011 McDonald’s and Jordan Brand All-American.
  • SEC's leading scorer as a junior during the 2013-2014 season, averaging 19.9 points, good for 27th in the nation.

Strengths

Strong frame. Great range and accuracy on his jumper. Uses his strength to overpower his defender on the dribble drive. Good lateral quickness and solid first step. Among the nation’s leaders in fouls drawn.


Quotes

"Brown averaged 19.9 points while shooting 41.0 percent from 3-point range this season. He would've been a legitimate All-American candidate if Missouri would've been a better team."

Gary Parrish, CBS Sports College Basketball Insider


Projections

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