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:

Points per game RK PLAYER SCHOOL Ppp
1 Brandon Givens N.C. Wesleyan 26.7
2 Colton Hunt Randolph 26.0
3 Christian Jackson Frostburg State 25.6
4 Nathan Roeder North Central (Minn.) 24.9
5 Justin Pierce Averett 24.6
6 Taylor Koth Ripon 24.3
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Rebounds Per Game RK PLAYER SCHOOL RPG
1 AJ Matthews Farmingdale State 14.0
2 Winston Douglas Medgar Evers 13.2
3 Mike Marvin Penn State-Abington 12.9
4 Peterson Bernard Newbury 12.7
5 Anthonly DiLoreto Crown (Minn.) 11.6
6 David Louison St. Joseph's (Bklyn.) 11.6
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Field-Goal Percentage RK PLAYER SCHOOL FG%
1 James Lazarcik Beloit 70.7
2 Kevin McMahon SUNY Cortland 67.5
3 Peter Lynch Middlebury 67.0
4 Khobi Williamson Hampden-Sydney 65.9
5 Peter Kaasila Amherst 65.7
6 Clayton Whitlock MacMurray 64.8
Complete list

Related:
Complete NCAA DIII men's basketball statistics