We took our time in crunching the numbers of this years point guard crop, since it should prove to be the deepest and most talented position throughout the draft process. It also provides the most unique story lines, with the likes of Ricky Rubio, Brandon Jennings, Stephen Curry, and Tyreke Evans vying for position, with each featuring a completely different playing style.
Eric Maynor announced his arrival on the national scene in March of 2007 when as a sophomore he torched Duke for 22 points, including a game winning jumper that propelled Virginia Commonwealth to an upset of the Blue Devils. Since that day its essentially been a countdown to the day when one of the best guards in Rams history would throw his name in the NBA Draft.
Day one of the NCAA tournament was incredibly entertaining and full of surprises. A number of top NBA prospects stepped up to the plate with strong performances. Can day two match the excitement? Last update: 1:34 AM
While the Big East tournament in Madison Square Garden will be our home base for the entire week, well still be keeping a very close eye on all the happenings from around the country thanks to our trusty TIVO. Needless to say, this is a phenomenal week for college basketball, and a very important scouting time from an NBA draft perspective. This is our last chance to evaluate the prospects that will not be advancing to the NCAA Tournament or NIT, as well as an excellent opportunity to evaluate how those that will be advancing perform under pressure.