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:

REBOUND MARGIN RANK SCHOOL REB.  MAR.
1 Slippery Rock 12.8
2 LIU Post 11.0
3 St. Mary's (Texas) 10.9
4 Southern Indiana 10.7
5 Midwestern State 10.4
6 Seattle Pacific 10.4
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FREE THROW PERCENTAGE RANK PLAYER, SCHOOL FT%
1 Amry Shelby, Wayne St. (Neb.) 95.5
2 Jonathan Hawkins, N.W. Nazarene 93.2
3 Michael Weber, Missouri-St. Louis 92.3
4 Riley Thomas, Lake Erie 91.8
5 Mark DiRugeris Jr., Chestnut Hill 91.4
6 Roy Mabrey, St. Anselm 91.3
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SCORING OFFENSE RANK SCHOOL PPG
1 West Liberty 106.3
2 Oakland City 91.9
3 Newberry 90.8
4 Francis Marion 89.0
5 Shephard 87.6
6 Florida Southern 87.4
Complete list

Related:
Complete NCAA DII men's basketball statistics