What is Johnny Furphy’s Wingspan?

Last Modified Jun 3, 2024 05:17 GMT
Johnny Furphy’s Wingspan
Johnny Furphy’s (Image credits: Getty Images)


The 6-foot-7 small forward/shooting guard, Johnny Furphy played collegiate ball for the Kansas Jayhawks. Born in Melbourne, Australia, Murphy played for the Center of Excellence (CoE), an academy that has produced multiple NBA talents. In the latest reports, Furphy has decided to stay in the NBA Draft and forgo his college eligibility.


As an international recruit, Furphy was recruited by Kansas coach Bill Self after he watched him play at the NBA Academy Development camp in Atlanta. The 6-foot-7 wing attempted and made the most three-pointers for the Jayhawks, shooting 35.2% from deep and 76.5% from the free-throw line. He averaged 9.0 points, 4.9 rebounds, 1.0 assists, and 0.9 steals per game, and was also named to the Big 12 All-Freshman team.


The freshman played a pivotal role in Kansas' first-round victory in March Madness, contributing 16 points, eight rebounds, three assists, one steal, and one block. He also knocked down a clutch free throw, extending Kansas' lead to four points with 0.9 seconds left.


The Australian swingman displayed crafty finishing at the rim by cutting from the weaker side, rotating around screens and knocking down catch-and-shoot threes. Additionally, he showcased a strong offensive IQ, making solid team plays, and proving to be a reliable off-ball shooter.


Johnny Furphy Wingspan

Johnny Furphy’s Wingspan
Johnny Furphy’s (Image credits: Getty Images)


According to the latest results of the NBA Draft combine, Johnny Furphy has a wingspan of 6 feet 8 inches and a standing reach of 8 feet 8.50 inches.


Johnny Furphy is projected to be a late first-round pick or an early second-round scoop in the latest Bleacher Report mock draft. His pro comparison is Cam Johnson, a good spot-up shooter and a catch-and-shoot threat who can also grab a handful of rebounds.


Johnny Furphy Height

According to the NBA Draft Combine, Johnny Furphy stands tall at 6 feet 7 inches. His height without shoes is measured at 6 feet 7.50 inches. His athleticism with his body type and play style will definitely help him gain draft stock.


Johnny Furphy Weight

According to the NBA Draft Combine, Johnny Furphy weighs 188.8 pounds or 85.6 kgs.

FAQ's On Johnny Furphy’s Wingspan

A. Johnny Furphy is 19 years old, born on December 7, 2004, as of May 2024. 

A. Johnny Furphy plays as a small forward. 

A. Johnny Furphy played collegiate basketball for the Kansas Jayhawks.  

A. Johnny Furphy stands tall at 6 feet 7 inches.

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