Archive - Nov 1, 2013

2013-14 Season: Breakout Players

Fri, 11/01/2013 - 8:50pm

Every year a number of prospects go from unheralded role players to full blown superstars. Last season, Indiana's dynamic shooting guard Victor Oladipo went from a virtual unknown to becoming the #2 pick in the 2013 draft.

Projecting breakout players for the upcoming college basketball season first and foremost requires setting a criteria. Our criteria includes being a legitimate NBA prospect, a returning player (non freshman or Juco transfer) and becoming a star on the national level. Here are our top breakout candidates for the 2013-14 season:

Player brings his international experiences to the court

The Indiana Statesman/Thomas Beeler
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Wichita State’s Nick Wiggins aims for more than offense

The Wichita Eagle/Bob Lutz
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UNC to sit Hairston, McDonald for exhibition

Charlotte News & Observer