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:

SCORING OFFENSE RK SCHOOL GPG
1 Longwood 19.33
2 Maryland 17.60
T3 Johns Hopkins 17.00
T3 Robert Morris 17.00
T3 Fresno State 17.00
6 Campbell  16.50
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TOTAL POINTS RK SCHOOL POINTS
1 Massachusetts 143
2 Duke 134
3 Maryland 129
4 Florida 128
5 USC 126
6 Navy 113
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DRAW CONTROLS PER GAME RK SCHOOL DCPG
1 Northwestern 17.25
T2 Robert Morris 17.00
T2 Johns Hopkins 17.00
4 Stanford 16.33
T5 Cornell 16.00
T5 Longwood 16.00
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