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Prospect Profile: Isaiah Sykes

“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

Collegiate Career

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