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 DePauw  23.25
2 Bridgewater State 18.83
3 Wilkes 17.80
4 Christopher Newport 17.69
5 Guilford 17.50
6 Albright 17.25
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SCORING DEFENSE RK SCHOOL GAPG
1 Mount Union  3.83
2 Trinity (Conn.)  4.57
3 Alma 5.11
4 Bridgewater State 5.67
5 Utica 5.71
6 Christopher Newport 5.85
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DRAW CONTROLS RK SCHOOL DCPG
1 Guilford 19.70
2 Wilkes  17.60
3 Roger Williams  17.13
T4 Western New England  17.00
T4 DePauw  17.00
6 Farmingdale State  16.78
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