Originally Posted by Thorpesaurous
Ruoff I think can be a real player too in the right situation. He developed a lot more point guard skills under Huggins, and became a much better man defender. Combined with his smarts, that's a pretty good combo, and he's a great shooter, and has good size as a PG. He'll never be quick enough to play there full time, but he could be a great backup just by not making mistakes, playing hard, and knocking down open shots. He'd be a great fit on the weakside of the triangle.
I don't like Ruoff. I think he's inconsistent and has confidence issues. After missing a few shots he clearly gets down on himself and continues to miss shots. At that point, I think he's pretty ineffective as a player.