Catch Casper Ware if you can. Long Beach State's 5'10" senior point guard may be hard to find on TV, but he is a dynamic athlete who averaged 24.6 points and 5.3 assists in the 49ers' first three games. He had 28 points and six assists in LBSU's upset win at Pitt on Nov. 16... . UCLA has had a disastrous start. After losses to Loyola Marymount and Middle Tennessee State by a combined 31 points, Bruins coach Ben Howland suspended his best player, 6'8" junior forward Reeves Nelson, for one game for conduct detrimental to the team... . Florida's guards get most of the media attention, but the Gators' offense runs through Patric Young. The 6'9", 245-pound sophomore, a much-improved offensive player, had double doubles in two of his first three games, including 14 points and 12 boards in last week's loss at Ohio State.
This is an article from the Nov. 28, 2011 issue