Austin Rivers Profile

Austin Rivers - Guard - 6'4 - 199 lbs
Duke - Fr. - 19 years old

2011-12 Stats

Minutes Points Rebounds Assists Steals Blocks TOs FG % 3PT % FT %
29.2 15.5 3.4 2.1 1.0 0.0 2.3 .433 .365 .658

David Aldridge's BIG BOARD

  • Draft Projection - Mid-Late Lottery

SI.com

  • Draft Projection - Mid 1st Round

NBADraft.net

  • Draft Projection - Late Lottery

DraftExpress

  • Draft Projection - Mid 1st Round

NBA.com Scouting Report


Strengths
  • Can create his own shot or get shots for teammates off the bounce
  • Good 3-point shooter
  • Good handle
  • Competitor
  • Not afraid to take big shots
Weaknesses
  • Could use a midrange, pull-up jumper in his arsenal
  • Has to make more free throws
  • Decision-making — when to shoot, when to dish, etc. — should improve as he matures
Draft Projection - Mid-Late Lottery
NBA Comparable - Jamal Crawford


Rivers Videos


Highlights

HoopsWorld Combine Interview