Adreian Payne, Senior, PF, Michigan State, 6’9″, 215 lbs, 7’0″ wingspan.
2013-13 Collegiate Stat Line: 28.1 minutes, 16.4 points, 7.3 rebounds, 1.3 assists, 0.9 blocks, 50.3 FG%, 42.3 3PT%
Michigan State’s Adreian Payne was one of those players who showed steady improvement in his four years, finally becoming a star in his senior season as a Spartan.
An extremely efficient player, Payne took a huge leap from his junior to senior season in becoming a dominant scorer. He can score from the post, off pick-and-rolls, or nailing the open jumper.
Payne is one of the most skilled big men in this year’s draft class, and he’ll get a chance to shine in the NBA.