Found February 27, 2012 on isportsweb.com:
(Photo by www2.ljworld.com) The race for National Player of the Year in college basketball has clearly become a two man race based on the performances this past weekend by Kentucky’s Anthony Davis and Kansas’ Thomas Robinson.  Anthony Davis hit big shot after big shot as the shot clock expired in the Wildcats’ 83-74 victory over Vanderbilt, while Robinson was instrumental with an “and one” to tie the game, and a game saving block, to send his team to an eventual victorious overtime against #3 ranked Missouri on Saturday.  Based on season averages alone, there is no clear winner.  Robinson is averaging 17.8 points, 11.9 rebounds, 1.8 assists, 1.1 steals and 1.1 blocks per game.  Davis is averaging 14.3 points, 9.8 rebounds, an astounding 4.8 blocks, .9 assists and 1.5 steals a game.  Davis’ numbers don’t do justice because he can affect an opponents’ offense like no one in recent history, and Robinson’s accomplishments seem more impressive because he affects an opponents defense unli...
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