Kansas State

Commitment Status:Signed LOI

Michael Beasley

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Kansas St.COMMITTED (06/23/2006)Offered09/22/2006Dalonte Hill
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Scouting Report on Michael Beasley

by Jerry Meyer - 08/17/2006
The hallmark of Beasley's game is versatility. He is a 6-foot-9 combo forward with both a powerful game and a finesse game. The future of the NBA calls for forwards who can run, defend multiple positions and stretch the defense on the offensive end. Beasley fits this mold to a tee. He is effective in transition both as a finisher and handler. He is capable of switching on the high ball screen and guarding a perimeter player while also capable of banging down low against the big boys. Offensively, he can score at all three levels and is a terrific scorer and passer off the dribble, causing match up problems for his 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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Stats

Games
Year RebBlkPts
2006 (Sr.)16.0-28.0
2005 (Jr.)10.44.520.1
2004 (So.)13.04.028.0
2003 (Fr.)10.0-30.0