Sunday, December 26, 2021

Pac 12 Conference Top 15 Men’s Basketball Players To Date

 For Immediate Release

John Pudner, 404.606.3163,

Pac 12 Conference Top 15 Men’s Basketball Players To Date

“Value Add Basketball is happy to provide the early list of the conference’s top 15 men’s  basketball players based on proven analytics used by NBA teams for draft prep,as well as writers at Sports Illustrated, ESPN, NBC Sports, Fox Sports,” said John Pudner, the inventor of the system.”

“Last year we calculated that Isaiah Mobley’s brother was actually the National Player of the Year over Luka Garza, and this year Isaiah himself is dominating as the 3rd most valuable player in the Pac-12 to give USC a chance to compete against loaded UCLA and Arizona teams. In addition to placing Jaime Jaquez and Tyger Campbell as 4th and 5th for 1st team all-Pac 12 status, note that we listed Peyton Watson and Johnny Juzang among likely future NBA players, and for Arizona both Christian Koloko and

Bennedict Mathurin are likely to end up in the NBAand give the Pac-12 an impressive seven of the top 100 players in the country.”

“While Washington is unlikely to challenge Pac-12 powers for the title, Arizona transfer Terrell Brown is playing at an All-American level in leading the Huskies. His ranking as the 13th best player in the country is calculated based on incredible numbers of steals and assists with very few turnovers, and of drawing fouls while rarely fouling.”

In addition to the top 15 players, we list five other outstanding defenders in the conference, and several other players likely headed to the NBA who could begin to dominate at some point this season.

You can click on this google doc with information on all 4,000+ players prior to it being posted on You can also click here for the top 100 players in the country.

Information includes each player’s chance of making the NBA, his Value Add Rating for how many points he impacts a typical game (roughly 10 points is All-American level). The key to the table is: Rank = the player's conference ranking, Value Add = how many points he improves his team over a replacement player, Class = if he is in his 1st, 2nd, 3rd or 4th and final year of eligibility, Ht = his height, AdjD = how many points he takes away from opponents, and NBA = his percent chance of making the NBA.

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RankP12TeamValue AddClassHtAdjDNBA
1Terrell BrownWashington8.93Sr6'3"-2.041%
2Andre KellyCalifornia7.66Sr6'9"-2.221%
3Isaiah MobleyUSC7.24Jr6'10"-3.1117%
4Jaime JaquezUCLA6.98Jr6'7"-3.556%
5Tyger CampbellUCLA6.96Jr5'11"-0.891%
6Christian KolokoArizona6.65So7'1"-3.9643%
7Bennedict MathurinArizona6.61Fr6'6"-1.8394%
8Michael FlowersWashington St.6.28Sr6'1"-0.971%
9Jules BernardUCLA6.11Sr6'7"-1.0826%
10Azuolas TubelisArizona5.95Fr6'11"-2.65%
11Chevez GoodwinUSC5.49Sr6'9"-1.461%
12Will RichardsonOregon5.48Sr6'5"0.2530%
13Kimani LawrenceArizona St.5.42Sr6'6"-2.421%
14DJ HorneArizona St.5.22So6'1"0.181%
15Harrison IngramStanford5.05Fr6'8"-1.3641%
DefMyles JohnsonUCLA5.01Sr6'10"-3.81%
DefMarco AnthonyUtah3.2Sr6'5"-2.81%
DefKim AikenArizona3.05Jr6'7"-21%
NBAJabari WalkerColorado4.6So6'9"-2.2774%
NBAPeyton WatsonUCLA1.68Fr6'8"-2.166%
NBADalen TerryArizona4.4Fr6'7"-1.848%
NBABoogie EllisUSC4.68Jr6'3"-1.6345%
NBAWarith AlatisheOregon St.3.82Sr6'8"-1.3522%
NBAJohnny JuzangUCLA4.06Jr6'7"-1.2857%
NBADe'Vion HarmonOregon2.81Jr6'2"-0.414%
NBAMarcus BagleyArizona St.0.35So6'8"0.1837%

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