Hometown: Saint Petersburg, Northwestern, Russia
Birthdate: May 3, 2001
Bio: Name pronounced Paw-vul, last name Zok-er-rahv. Played on Montverde (Fla.) Academy’s Center for Basketball Development team. Averaged 7.3 points and 5 rebounds, helping Russia finish fourth at 2018 FIBA European Championships. Participated in Basketball Without Borders camp during NBA All-Star weekend. Reclassified from 2020 to 2019. No. 60 in 247sports’ composite rankings for 2019 class.
Fr. Scouting report: Should be in the mix for minutes at center coming off GU’s bench. Young, athletic center can run the floor. Strong upside but needs time to develop and adjust to collegiate level.