Cody Zeller is laid-back, he blushes frequently and refers to himself as a "math guy." He also might just be the best player in college basketball. The smooth and crafty Zeller has the ball skills, the post moves, and the family lineage going for him. Now, Seth Davis writes, it is time for him to lead Indiana back to basketball supremacy.
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