Alabama basketball signee JD Davison works out with 'Lethal Shooter' during offseason
Matthews is a former professional basketball player who spent time overseas before becoming one of the top shooting coaches in the country. He has worked with Anthony Davis, Dwight Howard and other NBA players.
Milwaukee Bucks power forward Bobby Portis saw an 11.3% jump from the previous season and shot 47.1 % from the 3-point line in 2020-21 after hiring Matthews last offseason.
Sacramento Kings center Hassan Whiteside saw similar results when his free throw percentage jumped from 44.9% to 68.6% in 2019-20.
Davison is ranked the No. 9 overall prospect in the 2021 class according to 247 Sports' composite rankings and averaged 32.4 points per game in his senior year at Calhoun High School.
Davison is the highest-rated recruit to sign with Alabama since Collin Sexton in 2017 and the highest-rated player in the state of Alabama since Demarcus Cousins in 2009.