Landers Nolley II

Landers Nolley II: 2023 Draft Prospect

Indiana Pacers Pre-Draft Workouts: Landers Nolley II One-on-One Interview (June 2, 2023)

Height: 6-7
Weight: 220
Position: G
College: Cincinnati
Age: 23

2022-23 Season Stats
PPG: 16.8
RPG: 5.8
APG: 2.6
BLK: 0.5
STL: 1.0

Player Bio
Courtesy of Cincinnati Athletics

First-Team All-AAC ... Earned degree in May 2023 ... Averaged 16.8 ppg (eighth in AAC), the most by a Bearcat since Jarron Cumberland in 2018-19, and was the team's second-leading rebounder at 5.8 per game ... Posted career-best numbers in those two categories, as well as minutes (32.1), field-goal percentage (44.7), three-point shooting (41.7), assists (94), steals (36) and blocks (17) ... All of them were strong improvements from his 2021-22 season at Memphis as well ... That 41.7 percent deep-shooting led the AAC, was 12th nationally and was UC's best on 60-plus makes since Justin Jenifer in 2018-19 ... His 96 treys ranked fourth all-time (most since Deonta Vaughn in 2007-08) ... Scored 33 points on No. 12 Arizona to open the Maui Invitational, going 9-for-14 from deep that marked the most makes by an AAC player on the year ... Hit No. 3 Houston for 24 points (6-10 3FG) and six rebounds on the road after entering as a game-time decision ... Was 4-for-4 from deep in the home meeting a few weeks prior against the No. 2 Cougars ... Scored 20-plus points 13 times, finishing the season with 26-straight games in double-figures (beginning Dec. 14 vs. Miami, Ohio) ... Posted six double-doubles (had four his whole career prior) with all coming against AAC foes as well as his former school, Virginia Tech, in the NIT ... Fifth in AAC play with 18.0 ppg.

Missed four January games due to injury, playing through it the rest of the way ... scored 22 points against Wichita State to go with a team-high 20 points on 4-of-7 deep shooting in a road win at No. 6 Houston.

Nolley led the Tigers in scoring (13.1), minutes (27.5), 3-point shooting (38.7, 65-168) and free throw shooting (80.3, 49-61) ... two of his six 20-point scoring games came in Memphis' NIT title run, including 27 on a career-high seven treys against Colorado State in the semifinals, to earn NIT Most Outstanding Player honors.

Stellar on and off the court, after redshirting his first season on campus, earning 2019-20 ACC All-Academic accolades as well ... named to the Maui Invitational's All-Tournament team after averaging 19.7 points and 5.7 rebounds per game, shooting 10-of-16 from deep and 11-of-11 at the foul line ... his 30-point outing at Clemson was the highest by any Hokie and fourth in ACC history for freshman debuts ... his15.5 ppg in 2019-20 made him Virginia Tech's first freshman leading-scorer of its ACC era (2004-05), earning postseason All-ACC Freshman honors as well.

Nolley attended Langston Hughes High School in Fairburn, Ga., where he claimed the school's scoring record in just two years. He led the team to two state titles, in addition to one as a sophomore at Curie HS in Chicago.