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Francis Chukwudebelu

NBA DRAFT SCOUTING REPORT

POSITION: CFROM: Addison, TX
(Nigeria)
HT: 6-10WT: 220
BORN: NAYEAR: Class of 2025WING: 7-5REACH: NA

Draft Notes

Francis is an elite level recruit with a bright basketball future. He’s got great size, incredible length and a skill-set that fits the modern NBA.

Protects the rim well. Has a solid frame and massive 7-5 wingspan.

Projects as a versatile offensive talent who can stretch the floor out to 3.

One of the top prospects in the 2025 recruiting class who is one to keep a close eye on over the coming years.


Comparisons

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Draft Projection

possible first round pick in the 2026 NBA Draft

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2026 Center Rankings

  1. Sidi Gueye – 6-10 – Senegal
  2. Malachi Moreno – 7-1 – Georgetown, KY
  3. Moustapha Thiam – 7-1 – UCF (Dakar)
  4. Morez Johnson – 6-10 – Illinois
  5. Alier Maluk – 6-10 – Pittsburgh, PA
  6. Francis Chukwudebelu – 6-10 Addison, TX (Nigeria)
  7. Ernest Udeh Jr. – 6-11 – TCU
  8. Badara Diakite – 6-10 – Connecticut (Mali)
  9. Jaden Toombs – 6-9 – Dallas, TX