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Shabazz Muhammad

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Scouting Report on Shabazz Muhammad

by Jerry Meyer - 03/01/2012
A relentless competitor, Muhammad is a physical wing scorer who loves to attack the basket. He also has a reliable jump shot and a terrific turn around jumper in the post. Also, a danger on the glass, Muhammad is a solid ball handler and passer, but is not known for his ability to create for teammates. on the other side of the ball, he is an above average defender.

Jerry Meyer serves as a national scout and recruiting analyst for Rivals.com. He played at Lipscomb University where be became college basketball's all-time career assist leader. Meyer earned Mr. Basketball honors in the state of Tennessee as a high school junior and senior. He has served as an assistant coach at Vanderbilt and also co-authored the book, "Basketball Skills and Drills."

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Mailbag: When will Muhammad return?11/10/2012 Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting

How long will Shabazz Muhammad be out? Eric Bossi handles that question and more in his latest mailbag.

No Muhammad, no problem09/26/2012Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Bossi helps break down Freeman's pledge09/12/2012BruinSportsReport.com
Peters set to cut list to five, says UCLA will make it07/26/2012BruinSportsReport.com
No favorites yet, but UCLA standing out for 2014 PG07/11/2012BruinSportsReport.com
Breaking down LaVine's UCLA commitment06/22/2012BruinSportsReport.com
Anthony Bennett Chooses Runnin' Rebels05/12/2012TheRecruitScoop.com
Bruins move up in team rankings with Parker04/24/2012Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Recruiting rundown: Las Vegas04/24/2012AztecSportsReport.com
Bruins react to Parker commitment04/23/2012BruinSportsReport.com
UCLA continues soaring with Parker signing04/23/2012Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Bossi's mailbag: Looking ahead to 201304/16/2012Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
UK back on top of team rankings04/13/2012Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Whispers: UCLA and UK may not be done04/12/2012Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
AUDIO: UCLA head coach talks signing day04/12/2012BruinSportsReport.com
UK well-positioned to have No. 1 class again, analyst says04/12/2012CatsIllustrated.com
UCLA turning its attention toward Parker04/11/2012BruinSportsReport.com
UCLA lands nation's top player in Muhammad04/11/2012Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Muhammad picks UCLA04/11/2012CatsIllustrated.com
Highly anticipated decision day arrives for top players04/11/2012CatsIllustrated.com
New rankings: Yogi tops Indiana recruits04/11/2012Peegs.com
Muhammad retains top spot in Rivals15004/11/2012Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Bennett had positive visit with Calipari, his coach says04/10/2012CatsIllustrated.com
Muhammad nears final college decision04/10/2012Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Noel, Muhammad highlight podcast chat04/10/2012CatsIllustrated.com
Top prospects set to make decisions04/09/2012Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Noel, Muhammad decisions set for Wednesday on TV04/09/2012CatsIllustrated.com
A look at the Pac-12 Ballislife All-Americans04/09/2012BruinSportsReport.com
Jefferson praises national champion Cats04/05/2012CatsIllustrated.com
Top 10 scorers in 2012 Rivals15004/02/2012Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
How good is Yogi? Other elite players weigh in04/02/2012Peegs.com
Adams making his case for UCLA04/01/2012BruinSportsReport.com
Q&A: Noel updates recruitment04/01/2012CatsIllustrated.com
Muhammad, Bennett rooting for UK in Final Four03/29/2012CatsIllustrated.com
McDonald's AA Game: Best of the West03/29/2012Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Muhammad discusses possibility of playing with other UK recruits03/29/2012CatsIllustrated.com
NBA types weigh in on Zeller03/29/2012Peegs.com
Ferrell has 8 assists, 0 turnovers in McDonald's Game03/29/2012Peegs.com
McDonald's player breakdown03/29/2012Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Muhammad wins McDonald's MVP03/29/2012Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Muhammad, Poythress, Goodwin stand out in McD's game03/28/2012CatsIllustrated.com
Whispers: Final three for Muhammad?03/28/2012Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Q&A: UK target Anthony Bennett03/28/2012CatsIllustrated.com
McDonald's AA: Game preview breakdown03/28/2012Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
McD's AA: One-on-one with Shabazz Muhammad03/28/2012Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
McD's AA East: Jefferson says he's close03/27/2012Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
McD's AA: West Tuesday practice report03/27/2012Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Muhammad 'pretty close' to decision03/27/2012CatsIllustrated.com
Shabazz expects new job for Antigua03/27/2012CatsIllustrated.com
McDonald's AA chat replays03/27/2012Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
McD's AA: News out of West squad practice03/26/2012Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
What to watch: McDonald's AA week03/24/2012Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Whispers: The latest on what's left03/19/2012Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
McDonald's All-American Games on SiriusXM03/15/2012NYCHoops.net
Shepard still receiving overwhelming SDSU support03/13/2012AztecSportsReport.com
Meyer's mail: Maryland makes a move03/09/2012Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Whispers: Duke makes progress with No. 103/06/2012Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Muhammad, Stewart named Players of the Year03/05/2012RivalsHigh
Rebels, Aztecs score major recruiting wins03/04/2012Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Meyer's mail: Can the Bruins bounce back?03/03/2012Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Report: Muhammad's amateur status in question02/29/2012Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Ask the experts: Looking toward Madness02/29/2012Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Muhammad's official visit to Duke drawing close02/29/2012Devils Illustrated
Fab Five: Anderson's best of 201202/28/2012Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Whispers: SDSU competing for top recruits02/27/2012Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
KU set to entertain nation's top prospect02/23/2012JayhawkSlant.com
Purvis offers his own Fab Five02/15/2012Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Shabazz Muhammad Sets KU Visit02/14/2012JayhawkSlant.com
Crean thrilled for Yogi's McDonald's selection02/10/2012Peegs.com
McDonald's All-American roster breakdown02/09/2012Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Goodwin, Poythress named to McDonald's game02/09/2012CatsIllustrated.com
Goodwin, Poythress picked for Jordan game02/02/2012CatsIllustrated.com
Meyer's mail: Five stars for Robinson?01/19/2012Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Muhammad's interest in KU is legit01/19/2012JayhawkSlant.com
Q&A: Top target Anthony Bennett discusses Kentucky01/18/2012CatsIllustrated.com
Examining Kentucky's Recruitment of Muhammad01/18/2012CatsIllustrated.com
Bennett discusses top five01/17/2012Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Muhammad and others shine at Hoophall01/16/2012Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Meyer's mail: No package deal for UNLV01/11/2012Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Whispers: Mid-season transfers on move01/06/2012Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Beach Ball Classic: Opening day report12/28/2011Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Meyer's mail: Muhammad likes Kentucky12/22/2011Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Randle stands tall at City of Palms12/20/2011Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
City of Palms: Gathers, Muhammad rule12/17/2011Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
City of Palms preview: What we're watching12/15/2011Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Meyer's mail: OSU has work to do12/12/2011Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Ask the experts: Growing games12/08/2011Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Meyer's mail: Self doing just fine at KU12/05/2011Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Ask the experts: Signing period surprise11/14/2011Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
UA's chances of landing Muhammad 'as good as any'11/11/2011GOAZCATS.com
Cauley signs; UK after others11/08/2011CatsIllustrated.com
Memphis could have huge week ahead11/08/2011Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
What T's Hearing, November 4 Edition11/04/2011TigerSportsReport.com
Whispers: Wolfpack pushing to top class11/03/2011Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Meyer's mail: UNC class complete?10/26/2011Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Prospects talk Midnight Madness visits10/17/2011Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Q & A with Muhammad's dad after UK visit10/16/2011CatsIllustrated.com
Q & A with father of 5-star Harrison twins after UK visit10/16/2011CatsIllustrated.com
Calipari speech steals the show at Big Blue Madness10/14/2011CatsIllustrated.com
Season tips off with massive visit lists10/14/2011Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Madness gives fans first look at 2011-12 Cats10/14/2011CatsIllustrated.com
Top 10: Available five-stars10/10/2011Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Around the Pac-12: Pivotal month09/29/2011Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Harvard hosting big group09/23/2011Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Around the Big 12: Conference confusion09/22/2011Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Muhammad impressed with KU's in-home09/22/2011JayhawkSlant.com
Around the SEC: Making a move on No. 1?09/21/2011Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Five-star Bennett hears what UK has to offer09/15/2011CatsIllustrated.com
Whispers: Expect UK to move quickly09/06/2011Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Ask the experts: Strongest No. 1?09/02/2011Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Muhammad sets in-home visit; Official next?08/31/2011JayhawkSlant.com
Archie Goodwin also coming to UK's Madness08/30/2011CatsIllustrated.com
Five-star junior Walker plans to attend UK's Madness08/29/2011CatsIllustrated.com
Warren's dad: UK Madness trip among his 2 planned official visits08/29/2011CatsIllustrated.com
Ask the experts: Breaking down the rankings08/26/2011Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Muhammad making moves08/26/2011Devils Illustrated
Post-summer Rivals150 sees some big moves08/25/2011Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Top prospect part of athletic family08/25/2011Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
SEC breakdown: Where are the UK commits?08/24/2011Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Pac-12 breakdown: Wash. schools fight for four-star08/23/2011Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Big East breakdown: Red Storm rising08/22/2011Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Big 12 breakdown: The Smart sweepstakes08/19/2011Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
ACC breakdown: Heels have high offer total08/18/2011Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Meyer's mailbag: Could more go pro?08/16/2011Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Rivals.com's summer circuit all-star team08/12/2011Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Summer wrap series: Most physical08/07/2011Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Strong opening for Perea, Lyles, Harris08/06/2011Peegs.com
Zimmerman rises above at early age08/03/2011Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Ferrell, Harris, Perea in international events08/03/2011Peegs.com
Four 'final fours' not enough for future IU teammates07/29/2011Peegs.com
Texas Assault takes Super 64 crown07/27/2011Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Assault wins 2nd straight Super 6407/27/2011TexasHoops.com
SDSU offers James Rahon's brother07/26/2011AztecSportsReport.com
Adidas Super 64: Monday07/26/2011GopherIllustrated.com
Indiana Elite dominates top big man07/26/2011Peegs.com
'They'll snap out of it'07/23/2011Peegs.com
Muhammad knows Vegas spotlight well07/23/2011Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Rough opener in Vegas for Indiana Elite07/22/2011Peegs.com
2011 Boost Mobile Elite 24 Roster Revealed07/20/2011NYCHoops.net
Players making their name in July07/18/2011Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
The Memphis Basketball Stock Report07/16/2011TigerSportsReport.com
Summer Jam comes to exciting end07/15/2011Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Husker recruit Hield making teams take notice07/14/2011HuskerOnline.com
NY2LA Day One07/13/2011OrangeandBlueNews.com
Hoop Mountain: Top 10 performers07/12/2011UGASports.com
Top performers from the adidas Invitational07/10/2011Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Video: Muhammad, Drummond score, rebound07/10/2011CatsIllustrated.com
Action from Day 1 of the adidas Invitational07/07/2011CatsIllustrated.com
Top player in nation wasn't always tops in Vegas07/07/2011RivalsHigh
No leader, but Muhammad to give UK first visit07/06/2011CatsIllustrated.com
Meyer's mailbag: Duke moves in on Ellis07/05/2011Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
What we're watching at the adidas Invitational07/04/2011Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Muhammad takes over top spot in Rivals15007/01/2011Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Ask the experts: Best state battles06/22/2011Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Meyer's mailbag: Breaking down Gilchrist06/16/2011Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
NBAPA No-Shows06/16/2011HoyaReport.com
NBA Top 100 Camp Roster06/14/2011NYCHoops.net
Whispers: Anderson down to five06/10/2011Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Meyer's mailbag: Daniels pulls shocker06/08/2011Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
What we learned: Pangos camp06/07/2011Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Trio stands tall at Pangos06/06/2011Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Pangos: Saturday breakdown06/05/2011Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Pangos Camp: School lists06/05/2011Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Pangos event loaded with talent06/03/2011Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Ask the experts: All things summer06/01/2011Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Meyer's mailbag: UCLA could be PG U05/27/2011Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Latest Rivals150 loaded with changes05/16/2011Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Meyer's mailbag: A Poythress comparison05/13/2011Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Muhammad keeping options open05/11/2011Orangebloods.com
Locals staying grounded05/07/2011Rebel-Net.com
What we learned: Jayhawk Invite05/03/2011Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
From the road: Jayhawk Invite05/02/2011Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Dreamvision takes the title05/01/2011JayhawkSlant.com
Muhammad sets the record straight on KU04/30/2011JayhawkSlant.com
McGary shines at Jayhawk Invite04/30/2011Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Is KU in or out for five-star Muhammad?04/18/2011JayhawkSlant.com
KU targets shine at Real Deal In The Rock04/16/2011JayhawkSlant.com
Real Deal gets off to a fast start04/16/2011Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Fullcourt Press Easter Classic top players04/12/2011Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Muhammad makes case for No. 104/11/2011Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Muhammad shines in Vegas spotlight04/09/2011Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Meyer's Mailbag: Ranking Purvis04/08/2011Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
All-American Classic review04/04/2011Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Muhammad rooted for Cats in Final Four04/03/2011CatsIllustrated.com
Crowd, Cal make for a 'great visit' for Graham03/02/2011CatsIllustrated.com
2012 talent visiting Louisville this weekend?02/24/2011CardinalSports.com
Bruin hoops recruiting roundup class 201202/14/2011BruinSportsReport.com
Meyer's mailbag: Illini's future02/11/2011Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Ask the Experts: Duke loaded02/08/2011Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Bishop Gorman Edges LB Poly02/06/2011CaliforniaPreps.com
Shabazz talks Duke01/24/2011Devils Illustrated
Eye-catchers: Hoophall Classic01/21/2011Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Hoophall Classic: Another win for Gilchrist01/17/2011Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
UCLA hoops targets shine at Palms12/24/2010BruinSportsReport.com
City of Palms: Gilchrist's turn to shine12/21/2010Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Gordon shines brightest12/19/2010Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Shabazz Returns12/06/2010TarHeelIllustrated.com
Catching Up with Shabazz Muhammad11/14/2010TigerSportsReport.com
Power Balance Super 16 Tournament11/01/2010BruinSportsReport.com
Clint's Notebook: Shabazz Muhammad10/29/2010TarHeelIllustrated.com
Allen shines at Fullcourt Press Vegas Showcase10/28/2010Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Hoophall Classic Teams Unveiled10/26/2010NYCHoops.net
Whispers: Carson feels better about ASU10/26/2010Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Meyer's mailbag: July solution10/21/2010Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Weekend Warriors: Madness arrives10/15/2010Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Meyer's Mailbag: Who's looking good in 2012?10/14/2010Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Muhammad Leads Bishop Gorman Over Branch West09/23/2010CaliforniaPreps.com
Muhammad among UK's 'top priorities' for 201209/22/2010CatsIllustrated.com
LB Poly Outlasts Bishop Gorman for Title09/20/2010CaliforniaPreps.com
Drummond tops expanded 2012 hoops ranking08/31/2010Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Coaches turn west for hoops Muhammad08/16/2010Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Wrapping up Adidas Nations08/11/2010Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
UNLV recruits tear up Vegas tourneys08/08/2010Rebel-Net.com
Adidas Nations- Saturday08/07/2010Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Memphis entertaining visitor08/04/2010Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Shabazz talks UNC, recruiting07/29/2010TarHeelIllustrated.com
Q&A: Shabazz Muhammad07/29/2010Devils Illustrated
Hoops from Vegas - Part IV07/27/2010BruinSportsReport.com
Hoops from Vegas - Part III07/26/2010BruinSportsReport.com
Smart sends team to semis07/26/2010Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Adidas Super 64: Day 307/25/2010GopherIllustrated.com
Las Vegas: Day one and day two of adidas07/24/2010BruinSportsReport.com
Austin: A unique prospect07/24/2010Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Vegas day one- Saunders sizzles07/22/2010Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Two of nation's elite talk UNLV hoops07/16/2010Rebel-Net.com
Summer Jam: Day Two07/14/2010Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Summer Jam: Day One07/13/2010Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Bruin hoops recruits shine07/09/2010BruinSportsReport.com
Adidas Invitational- Day two breakdown07/08/2010Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
July recruiting period heats up07/07/2010BruinSportsReport.com
Bail impresses in Indy07/07/2010Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Adidas Invitational- Day one07/07/2010Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Hard-working Top Three Prospect Shabazz Muhammad 'Has No Leaders'07/07/2010TigerSportsReport.com
Big men highlight expanded 2012 hoops ranking07/05/2010Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
UCLA Elite Camp report - Part I06/28/2010BruinSportsReport.com
Hoops Recruiting Update: Class of 201206/27/2010BruinSportsReport.com
Muhammad speaks about Rebels06/26/2010Rebel-Net.com
Muhammad discusses UNC offer06/16/2010TarHeelIllustrated.com
Pangos AA - Sunday recap06/07/2010Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Tournament of Champions eye-catchers06/01/2010Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Duke increases attention on Muhammad05/31/2010Devils Illustrated
Muhammad's father talks recruiting05/29/2010TarHeelIllustrated.com
Muhammad drops 33 in TOC opener05/29/2010TarHeelIllustrated.com
TOC: Friday Night05/29/2010Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Pump May Tourney - Part III05/24/2010BruinSportsReport.com
Vegas Adidas Spring Classic - Part III05/07/2010BruinSportsReport.com
St. Louis Eagles Take Title05/02/2010JayhawkSlant.com
Jayhawk Invitational: Day 205/01/2010JayhawkSlant.com
Muhammad erupts for 31 on opening night04/30/2010JayhawkSlant.com
Jayhawk Invitational: Day 104/30/2010JayhawkSlant.com
Time change for highly anticipated game04/29/2010JayhawkSlant.com
Jayhawk Invite Profile: Shabazz Muhammad04/28/2010JayhawkSlant.com
Jayhawk Invitational takes center stage04/28/2010JayhawkSlant.com
Highlight Reel: Shabazz Muhammad04/27/2010GOAZCATS.com
Duke targets Shabazz04/24/2010Devils Illustrated
Buzz on Shabazz04/23/2010TarHeelIllustrated.com
Many tournaments highlight weekend04/22/2010Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Muhammad ready for dad to get a look at KU04/20/2010JayhawkSlant.com
Double Pump: Day Three04/18/2010Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Double Pump: Friday04/17/2010Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Three tournaments dominate weekend landscape04/16/2010Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Hoops Showcase at Nike Extravaganza02/09/2010BruinSportsReport.com
No. 8 Mater Dei outlasts No. 17 Gorman02/07/2010RivalsHigh
Nike Extravaganza02/05/2010SouthernCaliforniaPreps
UA staying on Shabazz12/17/2009GOAZCATS.com
KU keeping tabs on Five-Star Muhammad10/05/2009JayhawkSlant.com
Drummond on top of initial 2012 top 1009/03/2009Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Video Interview: Shabazz Muhammad08/05/2009GOAZCATS.com
KU coaches busy in Las Vegas07/23/2009JayhawkSlant.com
Fullcourt Press Cream of the Crop Challenge07/20/2009SouthernCaliforniaPreps
Meyer's Mailbag: Breaking down Miller06/25/2009Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
2012's Muhammad already highly recruited06/11/2009GOAZCATS.com
Highlight Reel: Shabazz Muhammad06/11/2009GOAZCATS.com
Whispers: USC program crumbling06/10/2009Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Pangos: Barton shines05/30/2009Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
T.O.C.- Waiters and Gilchrist take title05/25/2009Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Vegas wrap up04/27/2009Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting

Stats

Games
Year RebAsstPts
2011 (Sr.)10.12.429.4