What do the NCAA Division I men's basketball record-holders in scoring average in each class _ freshman, sophomore, junior and senior _ have in common?
They played at Louisiana State. Pete Maravich holds the record for highest scoring average among seniors (44.5 points per game in 1970), juniors (44.2 ppg) and sophomores (43.8). The former Chris Jackson (now Mahmoud Abdul-Rauf of the NBA Sacramento Kings) holds the freshman record (30.2 ppg, 1989).
TODAY'S QUOTE: "Wilt (Chamberlain). Not even close. Sometimes I wish I was a little bigger. I'd hit him right now." Former Boston Celtics center Bill Russell, naming the toughest opponent he faced