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:

REBOUNDS PER GAME RK PLAYER SCHOOL rPG
1 Jerrelle Benimon Towson 11.7
- Jamelle Hagins Delaware 11.7
3 O.D. Anosike Siena 11.6
4 Andre Roberson Colorado 11.5
- Mason Plumlee Duke 11.5
5 Mike Muscala Bucknell 11.2
Complete list

 

ASSISTS PER GAME RK PLAYER SCHOOL APG
1 Michael Carter-Williams Syracuse 9.3
2 D.J. Cooper Ohio 8.3
3 Larry Drew II UCLA 8.1
4 Jason Brickman LIU-Brooklyn 7.9
5 Deandre Kane Marshall 7.6
6 Phil Gaetano Sacred Heart 7.4
Complete list

 

BLOCKS PER GAME RK PLAYER SCHOOL bpg
1 Chris Obekpa St. John's 4.83
2 Jeff Withey Kansas 4.59
3 Jordan Bachynski Arizona St. 4.39
4 Nerlens Noel Kentucky 4.06
5 Zeke Marshall Akron 3.41
6 Damian Eargle Youngstown St. 3.33
Complete list

Related:
Complete NCAA DI men's basketball statistics