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Scouting Report on Taylor King

by Jerry Meyer - 11/03/2005
A three-point shooting specialist with very deep range, King is also a strong rebounder. Through positioning and good hands, he comes up with the basketball around the basket. Needs to improve his foot speed to defend on the perimeter. His ball handling is also in need of improvement.

Jerry Meyer serves as a national scout and recruiting analyst for 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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