Originally posted on Midwest Sports Fans  |  Last updated 3/16/13
This college basketball season has been like few others in my lifetime. There has been a constant carousel at the top of the rankings, and there has been no clear-cut, consensus favorite for best team or player in the country. In a year like this, it’s easy for a bunch of teams and players to split the vote, opening the door for a team like Gonzaga to sit atop the polls entering conference tourney play. I’m not sure who the best team is; I think all of the contenders are flawed and that this year’s champion will be a team who gets hottest for a few games and catches a break or two along the way. As for the best player in men’s college basketball? I do know the answer to that one: Michigan’s Trey Burke. Photo by Rafael Suanes/US PRESSWIRE via foxsportsdetroit.com The Measurables Anyone can pull up Burke’s season stats and see that he has been a spectacular scorer and playmaker this year for the Wolverines (26-6, 12-6 Big Ten). Even without watching a single game, one would draw the obvious
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