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Melvin Ely E-mail

2002 Scouting Report:

Strengths: Wonderful shot blocker has long arms and great anticipation skills when defending opposing players … Offensively he has a soft touch around the basket capable of converting tip-ins and soft finger rolls … Mobile runs the court well although not a speedster by any means … Has excellent shot selection simply knows his limits offensively and doesn’t try to do what he can’t … Hustles on the glass because of this and his long arms he has become a very good rebounder … Work ethic is excellent as he has improved in every area from inconsistency to adding weight … Decent court awareness recognizes most double teams as a result he rarely gets caught in them … For his size he is a good ball handler as he is pretty mobile with the ball in the interior … Possesses good interior post footwork this is one of the reasons why he shoots such a high percentage on his shoots …

Weakness: While he is solid offensively with his back to the basket he could stand to improve on facing the basket more … Needs to add more upper body strength as sometimes he isn’t strong enough to finish the play after taking contact … Must be more disciplined on defense as sometimes he gets so caught up in blocking shots he gets out of position to rebound … Could stand to improve on adding a consistent fade-away jumper to his game … Poor post passer as he has that black hole thing going on once the ball goes in rarely does it come out … More range on his shot would benefit him greatly as he is only consistent from about 12 feet out …

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Statistics

SEASONS

GP

FG%

3PT%

FT%

SPG

BPG

RPG

APG

PPG

1997-98 Fresno St.

Did Not Play Ineligible

1998-99 Fresno St.

32

56.2

50.0

43.2

0.8

2.8

6.5

0.5

11.2

1999-00 Fresno St.

31

60.6

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66.2

0.7

3.0

7.0

0.9

13.3

2000-01 Fresno St.

33

58.3

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67.1

0.9

2.7

7.5

1.4

16.0

2001-02 Fresno St.

28

56.3

00.0

73.5

0.7

3.2

9.1

1.8

23.3

DIV I Totals

124

57.7

33.3

64.8

0.8

2.9

7.5

1.1

15.7

 

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