Three Stars of The Day
Presenting a new daily feature on Collegehoops.net, the Three Stars of the day. We handpick the best performances of the day, whether it be stat lines that make you drool, or clutch performances. Either way, its our way of showing the love:
Jon Brockman - Washington
Brockman owned the paint with 31 points and 18 boards as Washington struggled to put away Utah at home 83-77. The junior forward is averaging 22 and 14 after 2 games.
AJ Graves - Butler
The Bulldogs blew out Indiana State, helped by Graves 26 points on 8 of 12 shooting. The senior was also an impressive 6 of 9 from behind the arc.
Wayne Ellington - UNC
While Tyler Hansbrough struggled on the offensive end, the sophomore wing came up big in the 2nd half, finishing with 20 points on 8 of 13 shooting.
Other Top Performers
David Holston - Chicago State - 39 points, 7 assists in an easy win over D2 Northern Michigan
Stefon Jackson - UTEP - 27 points in a competitive 5-point loss at Texas &M
Justin Jonas - Troy - Senior poured in 44 points last night, but it was against Paul Quinn