PENN STATE | BIG TEN | 4 | Perennial doormats have star power in junior wing
Geary Claxton, who scored 15.2 ppg and led the league in offensive
AKRON | MAC | 4 | LeBron's old running mates from St. Vincent--St. Mary, PG Dru
Joyce and PF Romeo Travis, form one of the best duos at any mid-major.
HOUSTON | C-USA | 3 | Senior SG Oliver Lafayette is Tom Penders's defensive
general: He led the nation with 105 steals, and the Cougars had an NCAA-best
LOYOLA ( CHICAGO) | HORIZON | 5 | Blake is back: 6'7" guard Schilb held his
own at NBA's predraft camp but returned to push Ramblers toward first dance
WESTERN KENTUCKY | SUN BELT | 3 | Do-everything wing Courtney Lee (17.4 ppg,
6.3 rpg, 2.9 apg, 2.6 spg) could lead Hilltoppers in every major stat
MARIST | MAAC (METRO ATLANTIC) | 4 | Senior Jared Jordan, who led NCAA in
assists (8.5 apg) and percent of minutes played (97.4), is nation's most unsung
BUCKNELL | PATRIOT | 3 | Seniors Chris McNaughton (a 6'11" C) and Abe
Badmus (a 5'11" PG) are the long and short of a team that ranked seventh in
field goal D.
LONG BEACH STATE | BIG WEST | 3 | Fastest Guns in the West: 49ers, who led
nation in scoring (83.3 ppg), will run like mad, starting four players 6'3"
ORAL ROBERTS | MID-CONTINENT | 2 | Four-year starters PF Caleb Green and SG Ken
Tutt are Tulsa institutions who combined for 35.0 ppg last season.
COLLEGE OF CHARLESTON | SOUTHERN | 4 | Senior Dontaye Draper, part of Carmelo
Anthony's crew from Baltimore, moves to the point after scoring 18.5 ppg.