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What Do The Numbers Say?

Kevin Jones

Conspiracy theories flew quickly after it was announced on Sunday that Marquette's Jae Crowder was the only unanimous selection to the All-Big East first team. West Virginia's Kevin Jones, while earning a place on the squad, was left off at least one coach's ballot. While most every WVU fan is rightly outraged, let's take a look at the numbers to see what they reveal.

Obviously, those that watched Jones this year see no way that anyone could say he's not one of the five best players in the league. The only possible thing to ding Jones on his three-point shooting percentage, but he still made enough shots (and enough big shots), to deflect even that criticism. So, is there any basis in the numbers to support Crowder over Jones as the big East player of the... Recommended Stories