Nebraska beat Minnesota 91-85. Junior Jordan Murphy (San Antonio, TX) had 22 points/13 rebounds/4 assists in the loss. This is his NCAA leading 20th such game this season.
Murphy sits at 23rd in the country in defensive rebounds per game at 7.32, and 3rd in offensive rebounds per game at 4.36. In overall rebounding he sits at 5th in the country at 11.7 per game.
Other members of the D1 Nation are firmly established among the country's finest. Pepperdine True Freshman Colbey Ross (Aurora, CO) is sitting at 40th in average assists per game at 5.5
New Mexico State Senior Guard Jemerrio Jones (Memphis, TN) is at #9 in double doubles at 14. He is 5th in the country in defensive rebounds per game at 8.26. He is 9th in the country in offensive rebounds at 3.78 per game. He sits at 3rd in the country in total rebounds at 12.0 per game.
Jones' totals in the rebounding categories are all the more impressive as he's a 6'5" guard. Jones is also one of a handful of players in NCAA Division One with a triple double this current season.