Nijal is a dynamic wing that can shoot and score the basketball. He is a smooth athlete who excels at knocking down long-range shots. He’s a 6’5” wing with great length and size that’s an offensive nightmare for the opposition. Pearson is a good shooter with NBA 3-point range. He is also a solid scorer off the dribble. With his craftiness and length, Pearson can get to the rim and score on anyone. He is a better athlete than advertised. While many label Pearson as just a scorer he is a solid playmaker and always looks for the open teammate. Nijal is also a good rebounder and has the tools to guard the 1-3 positions. Nijal started his pro career playing for Roanne in ProA France.
Nijal spent his college career at Texas State. As a senior he averaged 19.4ppg, 5.4rpg, and 2.5apg. Pearson scored over 2,00 career points at Texas State, becoming their all-time leading scorer. He was named the Sun Belt Conference POY (2020). Nijal was also named to the All-Sun Belt Conference 1st Team in 2019 and 2020.