Presumably hand-eye coordination is an important aspect of sports, including golf, and presumably a college basketball star has great hand-eye coordination. So, presumably, he should be able to hit a golf ball teed up. Presumably.
But not in the case of D'Angelo Russell, a first-team All-American at Ohio State and projected to go high in the NBA draft. Here he is, in an Instagram video, attempting to hit a golf ball, woefully so, especially for someone who went to the same university that Jack Nicklaus did: