Sullinger averaged 17.5 ppg and 9.2 rpg while leading the Buckeyes to a 31-8 record before falling to Kansas in the Final Four. Sullinger was a finalist for the Naismith awards after both his freshman and sophomore seasons. Sullinger averaged 17.2 ppg and 10.2 rpg as a freshman for the Buckeyes in 2010-2011.
Sullinger is projected as a lottery pick in this year’s draft and his skill set is comparable to former Duke player and current Bulls forward Carlos Boozer. Despite being slightly undersized for a NBA power forward, Sullinger has an ability to seal his man in the post and score over both his left and right shoulders. Sullinger has also added an 15-20 foot jumper to his game this season.
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