Oumar Ballo

NBA DRAFT SCOUTING REPORT

POSITION: CFROM: Arizona
(Mali)
HT: 6-10WT: 260
BORN: NAYEAR: So.WING: 7-6REACH: NA

Draft Notes

A brute force in the paint, Ballo is built like a young Eddy Curry but with a bit more talent. He’s not much of a vertical athlete but his length helps him play above the rim and his wide base clears space in the lane. He shows flashes of skill that make you think he’ll develop a solid mid range game.

Ballo transferred to Arizona after one year at Gonzaga.


Comparisons

  • Eddy Curry
  • slower Thomas Bryant

Draft Projection

possible draft pick in the 2022 NBA Draft

Videos

  1. Chet Holmgren – 7-0 – Gonzaga
  2. Jalen Duren – 6-10 – Memphis
  3. Mark Williams – 7-0 – Duke
  4. Khalifa Diop – 6-11 – Senegal 
  5. Christian Koloko – 7-1 – Arizona (Cameroon)
  6. Walker Kessler – 6-11 – Auburn 
  7. Ismael Kamagate – 6-11 – France
  8. Oscar Tshiebwe – 6-9 – Kentucky (Congo)
  9. Zvonimir Ivisic – 7-3 – Croatia
  10. Ibou Dianko Badji – 7-1 – Senegal
  11. Kofi Cockburn – 7-0 – Illinois (Jamaica)
  12. Tristan Vukcevic – 6-10 – Serbia
  13. Trevion Williams – 6-10 – Purdue
  14. Yannick Nzosa – 6-11 – DR Congo
  15. Hunter Dickenson – 7-1 – Michigan
  16. Ariel Hukporti – 6-11 – Germany
  17. Kai Sotto – 7-2 – Philippines
  18. David McCormack – 6-10 – Kansas
  19. Nfaly Dante – 7-0 – Oregon (Mali)