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:

ASSISTS PER GAME RK PLAYER SCHOOL APG
1 Jerald Williams Lycoming 9.9
2 Bryan Hurley Bowdoin 8.3
3 Jason Rosenberg Rowan 7.7
4 Andy Winters Ohio Wesleyan 7.2
5 Sean Rossi Ithaca 7.0
6 Paul Dail CCNY 6.8
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FREE-THROW PERCENTAGE RK PLAYER SCHOOL FT%
1 John Henault Endicott 94.2
2 John DiBartolomeo Rochester (N.Y.) 92.3
3 Angel Ortiz Lasell 91.3
4 Aaron Stefanov Hiram 91.0
T5 Aaron Toomey Amherst 90.8
T5 Nate Vernon Rochester (N.Y.) 90.8
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STEALS PER GAME RK PLAYER SCHOOL SPG
1 Chris Manning Plattsburgh State 3.85
2 Andre French Elms 3.78
3 Ryan Schmitz New England College 3.48
4 Jerald Williams Lycoming 3.41
5 Nick Wilcox Bethany W.V. 3.20
6 Rhamel Williams Morrisville State 3.19
Complete list

Related:
Complete NCAA DIII men's basketball statistics