To win six games in a row in the NCAA tournament, there's an element of hard work that naturally comes with the quest for college basketball supremacy. In the same vain, there's also an element of fate.
ATHENS, Ga. -- Typically conference players of the year come from teams whose league records are better than .500, but Georgia guard Kentavious Caldwell-Pope's performance this season was apparently too good for the SEC's coaches to ignore.
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This week's Friday notebook includes a look at LSU signee Jarrell Martin's dominant senior season, how LSU may have opened a pipeline to Australia, the latest word on best-available point guard Rysheed Jordan and a look back at re-ranking the top five in the Class of 2012.
There are plenty of freshmen scoring in double-digits and playing integral roles for their teams. Instead of tracking down those guys, we culled through the NCAA lists of best scorers, rebounders, shot blockers, steals, assists and 3-point shooters.
The assembly line that is Kentucky basketball recruiting is humming along at a pace foreign to most college basketball programs. John Calipari had one commitment when the month began: power forward Derek Willis.