When arguing a point -- the best this, the greatest that -- no doubt you've used the persuasive power of numbers to bolster your argument. Opinions fall into three categories: lies, damned lies and statistics. Here are the nation's best, presented without editorial comment, from a statistics standpoint:

BATTING AVERAGE RANK PLAYER, SCHOOL BA
1 Chad Prain, Georgia State .444
- Jimmy Yezzo, Delaware .444
3 Justin Parr, Illinois .438
4 Alex Bregman, LSU .432
5 Michael Katz, William & Mary .429
- Hunter Renfroe, Mississippi State .429
Complete list

 

EARNED RUN AVERAGE RANK PLAYER, SCHOOL ERA
1 Jordan Piché, Kansas 0.49
2 Trent Thornton, North Carolina 0.56
3 Trey Masek, Texas Tech 0.84
4 Steve Janas, Kennesaw State 0.85
5 Ross Mitchell, Mississippi State 0.96
6 Jordan Foley, Central Michigan 1.02
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HOME RUNS RANK PLAYER, SCHOOL HR
1 Kris Bryant, San Diego 15
2 Mason Katz, LSU 13
- Ryan Kinsella, Elon 13
- Hunter Renfroe, Mississippi State 13
5 Duncan McAlpine, Dallas Baptist 12
- D.J. Peterson, New Mexico 12
Complete list

Related:
Complete NCAA DI Baseball Statistics