CHN Top 100 Players: Preseason Edition

    
October 23rd, 2007
The Collegehoops.net Top 100 is the ultimate ranking of college basketball's best players.  This is the first of four quarterly editions for the 2007-08 college basketball season. The next edition will be released in December once the season is in full swing.

CHN Staff writers vote based on the following four criteria: a) performance/accomplishments, b) skill/talent, c) pro potential, d) impact/value to team. Let the debates begin..  

 

1 Player Team Final '07 YR POS Final 06-07 Stats
1 Tyler Hansbrough North Carolina 5 JR F 18.4 PPG, 7.9 RPG, 1.2 APG*
2 Chris Lofton Tennessee 13 SR G 20.8 PPG, 3.1 RPG, 1.7 APG
3 Roy Hibbert Georgetown 20 SR C 12.9 PPG, 6.9 RPG, 1.1 APG
4 Sean Singletary Virginia 14 SR G 19.0 PPG, 4.6 RPG, 4.7 APG
5 Michael Beasley Kansas State   FR F  
6 Chase Budinger Arizona 27 SO F 15.6 PPG, 5.8 RPG, 2.0 APG
7 Drew Neitzel Michigan State 28 SR G 18.1 PPG, 2.8 RPG, 4.3 APG
8 Darren Collison UCLA 31 JR G 12.7 PPG, 2.3 RPG, 5.7 APG
9 Eric Gordon Indiana   FR G  
10 DJ Augustin Texas 32 SO G 14.4 PPG, 2.8 RPG, 6.7 APG
11 Chris Douglas-Roberts Memphis 39 JR G 15.4 PPG, 3.4 RPG, 1.7 APG
12 OJ Mayo USC   FR G  
13 Derrick Rose Memphis   FR G  
14 DJ White Indiana 80 SR F 13.8 PPG, 7.3 RPG, 1.3 APG
15 Brandon Rush Kansas   23 JR G 13.8 PPG, 5.6 RPG, 2.0 APG
16 Dominic James Marquette 24 JR G 14.9 PPG, 3.1 RPG, 4.9 APG
17 Jamont Gordon Mississippi State 65 JR G 16.0 PPG, 7.1 RPG, 5.3 APG
18 Brandon Costner NC State 85 SO F 16.8 PPG, 7.3 RPG, 1.8 APG
19 Kevin Love UCLA   FR C  
20 Ty Lawson North Carolina 51 SO G 10.2 PPG, 2.9 RPG, 5.6 APG
21 Stephen Curry Davidson 55 SO G 21.5 PPG, 4.6 RPG, 2.8 APG
22 Ryan Anderson California 41 SO F 16.4 PPG, 8.0 RPG, 0.5 APG
23 Brook Lopez Stanford 54 SO F 12.6 PPG, 6.0 RPG, 0.8 APG
24 Eric Maynor VCU 66 JR G 13.9 PPG, 4.2 RPG, 6.4 APG
25 Scottie Reynolds Villanova 68 SO G 14.8 PPG, 2.8 RPG, 4.0 APG
26 Jeff Adrien UCONN 96 JR F 13.1 PPG, 9.7 RPG, 0.9 APG
27 Shan Foster Vandervbilt 69 SR G 15.6 PPG, 4.3 RPG, 2.6 APG
28 Marcelus Kemp Nevada 97 SR G 18.5 PPG, 4.6 RPG, 2.4 APG
29 Jon Brockman Washington NA JR F 14.2 PPG, 9.6 RPG, 1.1 APG
30 Taj Gibson USC 83 SO F 12.2 PPG, 8.7 RPG, 1.5 APG
31 Geoff McDermott Providence 89 JR F 9.5 PPG, 9.1 RPG, 5.1 APG
32 Patrick Beverley Arkansas 88 SO G 13.9 PPG, 4.5 RPG, 3.1 APG
33 Richard Hendrix Alabama 79 JR F 14.6 PPG, 8.7 RPG, 1.9 APG
34 Aleks Maric Nebraska NA SR C 18.5 PPG, 8.7 RPG, 0.8 APG
35 Tyrese Rice Boston College 72 JR G 17.6 PPG, 3.4 RPG, 5.4 APG
36 AJ Graves Butler 56 SR G 16.9 PPG, 2.3 RPG, 2.8 APG
37 Kyle Hines UNCG 92 SR F 20.9 PPG, 9.0 RPG, 0.9 APG
38 Lawrence Hill Stanford NA JR  F 15.7 PPG, 6.0 RPG, 1.8 APG
39 Kyle Weaver Washington State NA SR G 11.2 PPG, 5.6 RPG, 4.6 APG
40 Tyler Smith Tennessee NA SO F 14.9 PPG, 3.6 RPG, 4.9 APG
41 Tajuan Porter Oregon 75 SO G 14.6 PPG, 1.9 RPG, 2.0 APG
42 Darrell Arthur Kansas NA SO F 9.8 PPG, 4.7 RPG, 0.4 APG
43 Mario Chalmers Kansas 73 JR G 12.2 PPG, 3.0 RPG, 3.3 APG
44 Joseph Jones Texas A&M NA SR F 13.4 PPG, 6.8 RPG, 1.3 APG
45 Ben McCauley NC State 94 JR F 14.4 PPG, 6.9 RPG, 2.2 APG
46 Terrence Williams Louisville NA JR G 12.4 PPG, 7.0 RPG, 3.8 APG
47 Josh Heytveldt Gonzaga NA JR F 15.5 PPG, 7.7 RPG, 0.4 APG
48 Eugene Harvey Seton Hall NA SO G 16.5 PPG, 3.2 RPG, 4.2 APG
49 Wayne Ellington North Carolina NA SO G 11.7 PPG, 2.9 RPG, 2.1 APG
50 Jerel McNeal Marquette NA JR G 14.7 PPG, 4.8 RPG, 3.8 APG
51 Kyle Singler Duke   FR F  
52 Kentrell Gransberry South Florida NA SR C 15.6 PPG, 11.4 RPG, 1.1 APG
53 Jaycee Carroll Utah State 74 SR G 21.4 PPG, 6.3 RPG, 2.1 APG
54 Richard Roby Colorado 81 SR G 17.3 PPG, 5.1 RPG, 2.2 APG
55 Kosta Koufos Ohio State   FR C  
56 Antoine Agudio Hofstra NA SR G 19.9 PPG, 4.0 RPG, 2.5 APG
57 Courtney Lee Western Kentucky NA SR G 17.3 PPG, 4.6 RPG, 1.9 APG
58 Edgar Sosa Louisville NA SO G 11.4 PPG, 2.1 RPG, 2.6 APG
59 DaJuan Summers Georgetown NA SO F 9.2 PPG, 3.7 RPG, 1.1 APG
60 Tasmin Mitchell LSU NA JR F 14.5 PPG, 5.9 RPG, 1.8 APG
61 Jeremy Pargo Gonzaga NA JR G 12.1 PPG, 4.3 RPG, 4.6 APG
62 KC Rivers Clemson 91 JR G 14.0 PPG, 4.5 RPG, 1.8 APG
63 DeVon Hardin California NA SR C 10.7 PPG, 8.4 RPG, 0.5 APG
64 Donte Greene Syracuse   FR F  
65 Drew Lavender Xavier NA SR G 11.2 PPG, 2.4 RPG, 4.8 APG
66 Geary Claxton Penn State NA SR F 16.3 PPG, 8.0 RPG, 1.8 APG
67 Bo McCalebb New Orleans NA SR G 25.0 PPG, 6.8 RPG, 3.3 APG
68 DeMarcus Nelson Duke 95 SR G 14.1 PPG, 5.4 RPG, 2.0 APG
69 Martin Zeno Texas Tech NA SR G 16.6 PPG, 5.3 RPG, 3.2 APG
70 Bill Walker Kansas State NA SO F 11.3 PPG, 4.5 RPG, 0.8 APG
71 Charron Fisher Niagara NA SR G 20.6 PPG, 8.0 RPG, 1.1 APG
72 Joey Dorsey Memphis NA SR F 8.5 PPG, 9.4 RPG, 0.4 APG
73 Randal Falker Southern Illinois NA SR C 12.3 PPG, 7.7 RPG, 1.2 APG
74 Derrick Low Washington State NA SR G 13.7 PPG, 2.1 RPG, 2.1 APG
75 James Mays Clemson 98 SR F 12.2 PPG, 6.4 RPG, 2.7 APG
76 Jack McClinton Miami NA JR G 16.7 PPG, 2.5 RPG, 2.1 APG
77 Dionte Christmas Temple NA JR G 20.0 PPG, 4.2 RPG, 2.1 APG
78 DeAndre Jordan Texas A&M   FR F  
79 Ahmad Nivins St Joseph's NA JR F 16.6 PPG, 7.6 RPG, 0.4 APG
80 Jason Thompson Rider NA SR F 20.1 PPG, 10.1 RPG, 2.1 APG
81 Eric Devendorf Syracuse NA JR G 14.8 PPG, 2.7 RPG, 4.1 APG
82 Stefon Hannah Missouri NA SR G 15.4 PPG, 3.5 RPG, 4.6 APG
83 Curtis Jerrels Baylor NA JR G 15.0 PPG, 4.7 RPG, 3.8 APG
84 Jeff Pendergraph Arizona State NA JR F 12.1 PPG, 9.1 RPG, 09. APG
85 Jerome Dyson UCONN NA SO G 13.8 PPG, 3.6 RPG, 2.1 APG
86 Malik Hairston Oregon NA SR G 11.3 PPG, 6.0 RPG, 2.1 APG
87 Luke Nevill Utah   NA JR C 16.8 PPG, 7.7 RPG, 1.6 APG
88 Joe Crawford Kentucky NA SR G 14.0 PPG, 4.0 RPG, 2.4 APG
89 CJ Anderson Xavier NA JR F 18.8 PPG (05-06 Manhattan)
90 Justin Hawkins New Mexico State NA SR G 15.6 PPG, 6.6 RPG, 2.3 APG
91 Reggie Williams VMI NA SR F 28.1 PPG, 8.0 RPG, 4.4 APG
92 Jerryd Bayless Arizona   FR G  
93 James Gist Maryland NA SR F 12.6 PPG, 7.2 RPG, 1.3 APG
94 Alex Harris UCSB NA SR G 21.1 PPG, 2.1 RPG, 4.8 APG
95 Sherron Collins Kansas NA SO G 9.3 PPG, 2.3 RPG, 2.9 APG
96 Shaun Pruitt Illinois NA SR C 11.4 PPG, 7.5 RPG, 0.2 APG
97 Greg Paulus Duke NA JR G 11.8 PPG, 2.2 RPG, 3.8 APG
98 Maarty Leunen Oregon NA SR F 10.8 PPG, 8.2 RPG, 2.1 APG
99 Greivis Vasquez Maryland NA SO G 9.8 PPG, 3.3 RPG, 4.6 APG
100 Brian Roberts Dayton NA SR G 18.5 PPG, 2.9 RPG, 2.7 APG

 

First in Line - Group One (alphabetical order):

Sharaud Curry, Brandon Ewing, Rob Kurz, Lawrence McKenzie, Raymar Morgan, Arizona Reid, Charles Rhodes, JaJuan Smith, Gavin Grant, Robert Vaden

 

Next in Line - Group Two (alphabetical order):

Wink Adams, Ramel Bradley, Nick Calathes, Pat Calathes, Josh Carter, Sundiata Gaines, Mike Green, George Hill, Luc Richard Mbah a Moute, Daniel Ruffin, Diamon Simpson, Ramar Smith, Giordan Watson

 

Further in Line

Kevin Bell, Earl Clark, Eric Coleman, Dwayne Curtis, Chris Daniels, Devan Downey, Corey Fisher, JR Giddens, James Harden, David Hoskins, Marcel Jones, Brian Laing, Tommie Liddell, Rob McKiver, Mark Tyndale

 

Not Eligible (due to injury, suspension, transfer, games played)

Ronald Steele

  

Previous Editions

2006-07 CHN Top 100: Final Edition