Three Stars of the Day: Weddle, Butler, Giddens

March 5th, 2008

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:


Marquis Weddle - Tennessee-Martin

In a triple-OT OVC tourney thriller, Weddle scored 39 points and hit big ft's down the stretch to seal the win


Jamar Butler - Ohio State

The Buckeyes needed all 25 of Butler's points as they beat Purdue in OT


JR Giddens - New Mexico

Had 17 points, 15 boards, and 5 assists in a rare Tournament-quality victory over UNLV


Other Top Performers


Michael Beasley - Kansas State - Just another ho hum 33 point, 14 rebound effort from the Beast


Bruce Carter - Murray State - The Racers advance din the OVC Tournament  behind the senior's 24 & 12


Scott Cutley - Fullerton - His 8th double-double included 23 points and 11 boards


Previous Stars of the Day

March 4th - Joe Alexander, WVU

March 3rd - Kevin Love, UCLA

March 2nd - Tyrese Rice, BC

February 28th - Rob McKiver, Houston

February 26th - Shan Foster, Vanderbilt

February 25th - DJ Augustin, Texas

February 20th - OJ Mayo, USC

February 19th - Blake Griffin, Oklahoma

February 18th - John Bryant, Santa Clara

February 17th - Johnson/Teague, Wake Forest

February 15th - Tyrese Rice, Boston College

February 12th - J'Nathan Bullock, Cleveland State

February 10th - Tyler Hansbrough, UNC

February 9th - Hasheem Thabeet, UCONN

February 7th - Ronald Ramon, Pittsburgh

February 6th - Michael Beasley, Kansas State

February 4th - Todd Golden, Saint Mary's

February 3rd - Tyler Hansbrough, UNC