Robinson-Earl was the 2020-21 Co-Big East Player of the Year. He averaged 15.7 points, 8.5 rebounds, and 2.2 assists per game as a sophomore. For his two-season career at Villanova, he shot 30.1% 3-pt. fg., and 76.8% FT. His assist-to-turnover ratio was 1.37-to-1 this season. "JRE" had a DEFRTG that was 2.0 points better than the Villanova DEFRTG. ...He finished fifth in Big East boxscore plus/minus. ...Right handed. ...Robinson-Earl is an experienced forward/center that is among the safer picks in this Draft. …He played on the Gold-Medal winning USA Basketball U18, and U19 teams. ...We anticipate Robinson-Earl being taken early in the second round.
Our best advice: in 2014, the 49th pick was Cameron Bairstow. We advised, "draft Thanasis Antetokounmpo."