Rice senior Brent Scott, a 6'10" center, had 49 points and 22 rebounds in a loss to Fordham and a victory over SMU. He made 19 of 29 field goal attempts and 11 of 15 free throws in the two games.
Senior Heather Burge, a 6'5" center at Virginia, scored 50 points and pulled down 27 rebounds as the 11th-ranked Cavaliers defeated No. 12 Maryland and North Carolina State to clinch the ACC title.
Jason Williams, a 6'7" senior forward at Division II New Haven, averaged 31.3 points and 12 rebounds to lead the Chargers to victories over Dowling College, Southern Connecticut and Keene State.