Armando Bacot

NBA DRAFT SCOUTING REPORT

POSITION: PF CFROM: North CarolinaHT: 6-10WT: 244
BORN: 3/6/00YEAR: Jr.WING: 7-1REACH: NA

Draft Notes

Bacot is a big bad man who is a force on the glass. He’s got broad shoulders and great strength and he really knows his role of rebounding, rim running and setting screens. He’s not a flashy guy but he knows how to carve out space and impact the game in the paint.

He scores mostly on dunks, layups and baby hooks but he’s starting to step out and take the mid range shot and shows some ok traits as a shooter.

He came into college with high expectations but has been a bit slow to develop. At this point he looks like a borderline NBA player who may end up earning a good living playing overseas.


Comparisons

  • Antonio Davis
  • Kurt Thomas

Draft Projection

possible second round pick in the 2022 NBA Draft

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2022 Centers

  1. Chet Holmgren – 7-0 – Gonzaga
  2. Yannick Nzosa – 6-11 – DR Congo
  3. Walker Kessler – 6-11 – Auburn 
  4. Ibou Dianko Badji – 7-1 – Senegal
  5. Hunter Dickenson – 7-1 – Michigan
  6. Tristan Vukcevic – 6-10 – Serbia
  7. Franck Kepnang – 6-11- Oregon (Cameroon)
  8. Mark Williams – 7-0 – Duke
  9. Kofi Cockburn – 7-0 – Illinois (Jamaica)
  10. Jonathan Tchamwa.T… – 6-8 – Baylor (Cameroon)
  11. Khalifa Diop – 6-11 – Senegal 
  12. David McCormack – 6-10 – Kansas
  13. Armando Bacot – 6-9 – UNC
  14. Ariel Hukporti – 6-11 – Germany
  15. Nfaly Dante – 7-0 – Oregon (Mali)
  16. Oscar Tshiebwe – 6-9 – Kentucky (Congo)
  17. Kai Sotto – 7-2 – Philippines
  18. Clifford Omoruyi – 6-11 – Rutgers (Nigeria) 
  19. Chol Marial – 7-2 – Maryland (South Sudan)