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Jeremy Roach

NBA DRAFT SCOUTING REPORT

POSITION: PGFROM: DukeHT: 6-1WT: 172
BORN: 11/01/01YEAR: Sr.WING: 6-3REACH: NA

Draft Notes

Roach is a true lead guard with advanced play-making skills. He plays with his head up, has great penetration ability and excels at finding his teammates. He’s not the biggest or most powerful player around but he’s got an advanced skill level and more than enough athleticism to get by.

  • Has great ball-handling and penetration ability.
  • A competitor and leader who has all the intangibles you want in a point guard
  • Has an advanced understanding of the game and a great feel for operating the offense
  • Scores well from mid range and in the lane, using floaters and pull-up jumpers
  • A creative finisher who can put it in with either hand
  • Has a solid frame which will be able to add strength
  • A committed defender who can get under the opponents skin and impact the game on the defensive end
  • Doesn’t project as an elite athlete by NBA standards
  • Has work to do on his outside shot, to become more accurate and consistent

Comparisons

  • Lowry

Draft Projection

possible second round pick in the 2024 NBA Draft

Videos

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  2. Rob Dillingham – 6-1 – Kentucky
  3. Isaiah Collier – 6-3 – USC
  4. Tyler Kolek – 6-3 – Marquette
  5. Trey Alexander – 6-4 – Creighton
  6. Carlton Carrington – 6-5 – Pittsburgh
  7. AJ Johnson – 6-5 – Illawara Hawks
  8. Tristen Newton – 6-5 – UConn
  9. KJ Simpson – 6-2 – Colorado
  10. Juan Nunez – 6-4 – Spain
  11. Taran Armstrong – 6-5 – NBL (Tasmania)
  12. London Johnson – 6-3 – G League Ignite
  13. Jamal Shead – 6-1 – Houston
  14. Reece Beekman – 6-2 – Virginia
  15. Kylan Boswell – 6-2 – Arizona
  16. Tyrese Proctor – 6-4 – Duke (Australia)
  17. RJ Davis – 6-0 UNC
  18. Mark Sears – 6-1 – Alabama
  19. Eric Gaines – 6-2 – UAB
  20. Illan Pietrus – 6-3 – France
  21. Jeremy Roach – 6-2 – Duke
  22. Nolan Hickman – 6-2 – Gonzaga
  23. Ryan Nembhard – 6-0 – Gonzaga
  24. Skyy Clark – 6-2 – Louisville
  25. Boogie Ellis – 6-2 – USC
  26. Tyrese Hunter – 6-1 – Texas