Omar Payne

NBA DRAFT SCOUTING REPORT

POSITION: PF CFROM: IllinoisHT: 6-10WT: 220
BORN: 11/2/00YEAR: Jr.WING: NAREACH: NA

Draft Notes

Omar Payne is a big time athlete for a 6-10 player who is just scratching the surface of his potential.

He’ll likely take a few years to develop but has a chance to be a future NBA draft pick if he stays on his current trajectory.


Comparisons

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Draft Projection

possible second round pick in the 2023 NBA Draft

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2023 Power Forward Rankings

  1. Adama Sanogo – 6-9 – UConn
  2. Adem Bona – 6-9 – UCLA (Turkey)
  3. Mark Mitchell – 6-8 – Sunrise Christian
  4. Daimion Collins – 6-9 – Kentucky
  5. Mouhamed Gueye – 6-10 – Washington State
  6. Kyle Filipowski – 6-10 – Duke
  7. Jarace Walker – 6-8 – IMG   
  8. Sadraque Nganga – 6-10 – Phoenix, AZ
  9. A.J. Casey – 6-8 – Chicago, IL
  10. Kijani Wright – 6-8 – USC
  11. Nate Bittle – 6-11 – Oregon
  12. Omar Payne – 6-10 – Illinois
  13. Jaemyn Brakefield – 6-8 – Mississippi
  14. Henry Coleman – 6-7 – Texas A&M
  15. Shareef O’Neil – 6-9 – LSU
  16. Jordan Brown – 6-11 – NA