Today, the NBA Draft Blog Scouting Report heads to the Big 12 to look at one of the most scrutinized players over the last 4 years, Kansas point guard Tyshawn Taylor. Taylor has had a roller coaster of a college career, but with improved scoring ability and a more mature attitude, he is playing at a peak right now. Teams have noticed the improvement, so how high can he go this June? Let’s take a look at Tyshawn Taylor:
Tyshawn Taylor, Kansas – Senior
Guard - 6'3, 185
17.1 ppg, 5.1 apg, 48.5% FG, 66.2% FT, 45.4% 3FG
Perimeter Shooting- Taylor’s perimeter jumper may be one of his biggest improvements over the last four seasons. Not only has he tightened up his form – feet and shoulders square, uses his legs well, a quick, high release and good arc – but he has become much more confident in taking his jumper. He knows when he is going to get a look, and he has his body and hands ready to take the shot quickly. He uses ball fakes well to create space, b...