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DeShawn Sims

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Scouting Report on DeShawn Sims

by Jerry Meyer - 05/03/2005
Solidly built, Sims has a knack for scoring the basketball in a variety of ways. He also has a solid all around game. Not an explosive athlete, Sims can be bothered by longer more athletic opponents.

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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2005 (Jr.)13.525.0