Top Performers: Week 15
Kyle Anderson entered Saturday as the only player in the nation who was averaging at least 10.0 points, 8.0 rebounds and 6.0 assists and he was right along those lines in a pair of UCLA victories this past week. He had 16 points, 10 rebounds and five assists in an 80-66 win against Utah on Saturday. He made 7 of 10 shots. In a 92-74 victory against Colorado on Thursday, Anderson scored 22 points. He made both his 3-point attempts and was 6 of 7 from the line. He also had 11 assists and seven rebounds.
Billy Baron scored a career-high 40 points in Canisius' 92-88 triple-overtime win against Siena on Sunday. He scored nine of his team's 12 points, and assisted on a 3-pointer, in the third overtime. He made 18 of 19 foul shots and played the entire 55 minutes. He also had 10 rebounds and five assists. Baron scored 34 points in a 71-65 victory against Niagara this past Friday.
Doug McDermott passed Larry Bird for 13th place on the Division I career scoring list by matching his season high with 39 points in a 101-80 win against Villanova on Sunday. He scored his team's first 11 points, made 13 of 17 shots from the field, including 4 of 6 3-pointers, and all nine of his free throws. He also had seven rebounds. McDermott scored 26 points in a 68-63 win against Butler this past Thursday, including the go-ahead 3-pointer inside the final minute.